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Prefab Home That Can Be Built in a Day Generates Twice the Energy It Uses
The prefab Active House B10 prototype in Stuttgart can be built in a day, but its implications will be felt for years.
March 16, 2015
An All-in-One Addition That Comes Prefabricated
Cocoon9’s prefab cabin makes the most of its petite imprint.
March 9, 2015
A Green House in Japan Sets the Stage for Family Time
This single-family home in Himeji, Japan was built with three daughters, two dogs, and lush, green exteriors in mind.
March 6, 2015
6 Casual Outdoor Dining Spaces
When the weather allows, these laid-back dining areas are the perfect spot for breakfast under the sun.
March 6, 2015
5 Unbelievably Green Housing Developments
These five sustainable housing developments show that the most sensible way to go green is to go together.
March 5, 2015
8 Cutting-Edge New Prefabs
From the world's first carbon-positive prefab to hurricane-proof homes, there have been some exciting breakthroughs in modular housing recently. This primer ought to catch you up on the latest.
February 17, 2015
6 Savvy Uses for Reclaimed Wood
Designing with reclaimed wood is a smart way to save and go green, not to mention add a little rustic charm to your abode. Here are six examples of salvaged wood in the modern home.
February 12, 2015
The World's First Carbon-Positive Prefab House
Australian firm Archiblox has designed the world's first carbon-positive prefab. We take a tour of the space, which is currently on view in Melbourne's City Square.
February 10, 2015
Professor Teaches Physics with his Solar-Powered House
As assistant professor of physics at Mount Holyoke, Alexi Arango uses his own house, built with Passivhaus design standards in mind, as a teaching tool.
February 5, 2015
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