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smart building — 10 homes in 5 days10 homes in 5 days? No problem, thanks to our smart building system. As we proved in Lokeren at the start of September.

news — Skilpod combats housing crisis with modular timber frame apartmentsTo combat the housing crisis, you need more than single-family homes. That's why we're launching Skilpod modular apartment buildings

testimonial — sitting down with Patricia and GertYou may have already seen them pop up on our social media as the first official Skilpod ambassadors: Gert and Patricia, owners of a red #100.

smart building — why we choose modular buildingModular building has a lot of benefits. It's faster, safer and more ecological than traditional forms of building.

affordable building — why buying today is still better than buying tomorrowIt doesn't look like it's going to get any easier to buy your own home in the near future. Buying yesterday would have been even better, but today is the second-best option.

building safety — why a wooden home is more fireproof than you thinkIs a wooden home fireproof? More fireproof than you'd think. We put our wood to the test.

smart building — emergency housing for refugeesCan we use modular timber frame building to help house refugees?

building process — how do you know that you can trust SkilpodWe also watched the Pano documentary of February 2nd with growing frustration, anger and shock. How can you be sure you can trust us?

smart building — prefab is not a dirty wordA lot of people don't trust prefab. Why this reputation? And is it justified?

news — Industrial building for your homeIn the recent edition of Trends Magazine, Filip explains our philosophy, ways of working and vision of the future.

sustainable building - what is LVL and why do we love it?Our Skilpods aren't made from any old regular wood, but special, industrial-strength LVL. We love this type of wood for a variety of reasons.

sustainability — how long does a wooden house last?Belgians stick to their much-loved bricks. Some fear a wooden house can't stand the test of time. But is this founded in reality?

building process — what to look for when trying to find a building plot for your SkilpodSo you're sold on the Skilpod concept, but still looking for a piece of land? There are a few things you need to consider, but not as many as you might expect.

smart building — how do we protect your Skilpod from moisture?There's no way around it: it rains a lot in Belgium. So what impact does this have on a timber frame home like our Skilpods? How do we protect them from moisture?

unusually fast - building a home in a few weeksBuilding a home in only a few weeks. It seems absurd when compared to 'normal' building projects. But we don't like to get bogged down by what other people's 'normal'.

sustainable building — what makes Skilpods sustainable?Anyone that wants to be future-proof has to take sustainability into account. In everything we do, we look at the ecological impact. Find out what makes us sustainable.

construction process — how do we install a SkilpodIt's spectacular and special: the installation of a Skilpod. Our customers always want to witness it when the moment arrives

smart building — how quiet is a wooden house?How are the acoustics of a Skilpod? What measures do we take to keep the noise out of our Skilpods?

news — look, your home is just around the cornerNot ready to buy yet? Perhaps the Cocosi rental formula is a good alternative. Rent a Skilpod.

news — Skilpod wins Thor Award for initiator of the yearOn the 29th of January, we got crowned Initiator of the Year by the Bouwunie. Were very proud of this award and will give it a prominent place in our workshop.