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Beehives and boxes are popping up everywhere. If you've wanting one of your own, this flat-pack concept might be the perfect thing for your roof or balcony.

(Image credit: Apartment Therapy )

The design was created by Cargo Collective to be built via open source manufacturers such as Ponoko, which allow you to upload a design and produce your own products. Features of the flat-pack bee hive include:

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  • Removable bottom board for monitoring the hive
  • Observation window
  • Interchangeable BeeDoors for different seasons
  • Laser Engraved top bars.
  • Lid made from recycled materials.
  • Flat Pack into lid
  • Tool and Glue-less assembly

Actual assembly time? 2 minutes and 10 seconds.

(Images by Cargo Collective)