$1.6M in hand, Cover Technologies churns out custom backyard suites

Company uses tech from the automotive and aerospace industries to design and build accessory dwelling units at scale
  • Los Angeles-based Cover Technologies builds and designs accessory dwelling units.
  • Investment dollars will go toward hiring more software engineers.

With some of the red tape around accessory dwelling units — casually known as in-law or granny suites — cut away in California, a Los Angeles startup is making a go of designing, permitting, manufacturing and installing custom backyard studios at scale using technology from the automotive and aerospace industries.