Ten years ago, Jay Shafer downsized to an 89-square-foot house and reinvented both his lifestyle and career in the process.
If you follow green building and architecture, youâ€™re probably aware that size does indeed matter.
Meet Gary Chang, a Hong Kong architect who transformed his pint-sized living space â€”Â a cramped 330-square foot apartment typical for densely populated Hong Kong â€”Â into a super-efficient, 24-room bachelor pad with the help of an ingenious system of sliding walls, panels, and gizmos.
Changâ€™s apartment â€”Â dubbed â€œThe Domestic Transformer” â€”Â truly has to be seen to be believed so check out the below video from Worldâ€™s Greenest Homes. The New York Times also profiled Chang and his amazing mini-mansion. Would you able to live in this kind of set-up? Or are actual rooms irreplaceable?