Construction robotics start-up Hausbots lets automated robots literally walk on walls using tank tracks made out of suction cups.

Created by young entrepreneurs Jack Cornes and Harry Smith in 2017, the pair recently moved from Smith’s parents’ garage to the infamous Custard Factory.

Taking home the trophy at Baldwins KickStart Young Entrepreneur Awards in 2017, their goal is to help make housing more affordable with their inventions.

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