Glamping Explained – Gentlemen’s Luxury for the Outdoors

Glamping is not a cute phrase created by the mating of the words, ‘glamorous’ and ‘camping’. It is formed from the acronym, “Gentlemen’s Luxury As Made Planning & Inspiring Nature’s Greatness.” Okay, so maybe we made that up… but we think we make a pretty good point. We see this acronym as a reminder that […]

When Smelling Like A Man Is All You Ever Wanted

Since the dawn of time, men have been the subject of certain scrutiny and ridicule, with few options in the past. Naturally, we’re talking laundry. For centuries, men have had to accept their fate and smell April fresh, which is far better than nothing, but not really appealing for many. So when we came across […]

Smart Home – World’s First Zombie Proof Bachelor Pad

The safest home in the world is not the Camp 22 Concentration Camp in North Korea, Al Capone’s Miami mansion or the U.S. White House. No, these “homes” depend too much on human interaction to keep them safe, which means their weakest point is human error. And if you’ve ever watched enough Zombie films you’d […]

See a Big Move in Your Future? Consider 4 of the Best Places

Looking for a better quality of life? New Job? Change of scenery? Whatever is motivating you to move, we’ve got you covered. We’ve sifted through numerous “best of” lists to bring you these four, which are great places to live for various reasons. Whether you’re making the move by your (independent) self or are setting […]

Skylink SK-200 – Smart Home Security in One Box

Skylink has been designing home security kits in a box for several years. In fact, I personally own one of their older models (the SC-1000) that I purchased back in 2009. And you know what? I still use it and have no complaints. I don’t live in the worst neighborhood by any means, but it […]

Luxury Ecocapsule Home – Off the Grid, Self Sufficient and Ready to Relocate in Minutes

You know what is the problem with most compact luxury homes? They are still too big to travel with at a moments notice. And the problem with most luxury trailer homes is that they are too reliant on the things which make them luxurious, including electricity and water. Sure, they can hold water in a […]

20 Most Incredible Container Homes Known to Man

The above container home may appear moderate in size, yet if you calculate the area of each of its six containers, it is likely providing around 3,000 square feet of wide open living space. This is because for every two containers that are pushed together, it becomes the equivalent of a 1,000 square foot house. […]

Smart Light Becomes a Cool Light

We here at Urbasm like to consider ourselves smart on occasion. Although, we’d rather be cool. Introducing one of the first smart lights that is actually cool too. ‘Smart’ is often used to designate an easier way to do something, improve your life, or save energy (and possibly a whale or two). However, sometimes it […]

Ultimate San Francisco Man Pad

San Francisco is known for its Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, cable cars, and North Beach. However, we have also come to know it as the home of David Turner, who just so happens to have one of the ultimate man pad’s in the West Coast. It was designed by Jensen Architects to maintain a balance between mid-century art […]

Shipping Container Homes – Simple is the New Awesome

A shipping container has been built to transport large amounts of goods safely by either boat or train. What this means is that this boring little building block is essentially wind proof and weather resistant, and it accomplishes these two important tasks while also being affordable and reliable. Now imagine if we added wood floors, […]