Click here for more on Seattlite Steve Sauer's smart, semi-subterranean, and stacking-centric (there's some serious IKEA hacking and DIY wizardry going on) "pico-dwelling."

A fine quotable from the basement-dweller of Avalon Co-Op: "I drive a Smart car and I like pushing the limit to see what I can do with the smallest kind of thing in all ways. I guess being an engineer I like pushing efficiency kind of limits all over the place because it’s just interesting to me."

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Matt Hickman ( @mattyhick ) reports on design, architecture and the intersection between the natural world and the built environment.