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Smart Tents Gets Their Power From The Sun

Weaving a Home

This folding tent is a new invention of a non-profit organization that has developed the whole project to help millions of refugees around the world. This smart tent can collect rain water and its design is inspired by the tradition of weaving. The double-layered fabric tent skins are also hollow, allowing for weatherproof entrances and for water piping and electrical cables to run between the layers.

Weaving a Home
Weaving a Home

Each tent has its own water collection system, utilizing the natural channels formed by the skin to direct water to the storage point. By using a fabric with strong thermal properties, the tents can also convert solar radiation into power and heat collected water for showering.

Weaving a Home
Weaving a Home

The strength of convection can also be used to draw fresh water into the heating system from an external source.
Architect and designer Abeer Seikaly has designed this tents for those who want to “re weave my life.”
This project, called “‘Weaving a Home“, has won a numerous awards.

Weaving a Home
Weaving a Home

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Written by Slamchica

Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.

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