Casulo – Apartment in a Box!

And you thought IKEA was innovative!

It seems the Germans are giving the Swedes a run for their money on this one. Casulo, which is CasuloPortuguese for cocoon, describes perfectly this prototype product. The box transforms into an armoire, desk with drawers, desk chair, 2 more seats, six shelf bookcase, and a bed and mattress. Ideal for frequent movers, this unique solution is also environmentally friendly, as there is no waste; all of the material in the box, including the packaging and the box itself, is used in the final set-up.

They even poke fun at IKEA on their website with this picture:


Check out this video to see how it works: (bonus points if you speak German)

Tim Ayres

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Tim Ayres is a Sooke and Victoria BC REALTOR®, with Royal LePage Coast Capital Realty. Tim is actively involved in helping clients buying and selling real estate in the southern Vancouver Island region. Tim is an active member of the Victoria Real Estate Board and served seven years (2009-2015) as a director, including serving as President in 2014.

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