«Previous    Next»
Round Houses Not Just For Trains Anymore
You won't get cornered in this round house designed to provide a breathtaking panoramic view when it's located out in the country, near oceans, mountains or lakes.
Deltec's round house is highly wind resistant with less exterior surface than a square building of the same sq. footage, according to the Asheville, N.C., company. This helps to cut energy and heating costs in half, compared to a conventional square house, the company says.
The design is also more versatile than a conventional square house, fitting virtually any size or shaped lot or location, the company adds.
Components, such as half scissors truss radial roof, pre-sided walls, double headers on wall panels, I-joist floor beams, floor panels, etc., are all pre-cut to go together easily.
The houses can be built up to three levels high and conventional square or rectangular additions can be added.
Models range from 328 to 2,070 sq. ft. per level.
Shell prices start at $15 per sq. ft.
Free brochure available. Catalog $12 or $19.95 with video.
Contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Deltec Homes, 604 College St., Asheville, N.C. 28801 (ph 800 642-2508 or 704 253-0483; fax 254-1880).

  Click here to download page story appeared in.

  Click here to read entire issue

To read the rest of this story, download this issue below or click here to register with your account number.
Order the Issue Containing This Story
1998 - Volume #22, Issue #2