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High-Tech Prefab Outbuilding is a Surprisingly Peaceful Retreat

A prefab structure in the woods supports a client's yoga practice.
March 20, 2015
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New College Try: Fresh Design from Students

Model-making is all well and good, but there's no substitute for hands-on experience. These five architecture programs empowered students to design and build functional structures in their communities. What they came up with bodes well for the next generation of architecture.
March 19, 2015
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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
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An All-in-One Addition That Comes Prefabricated

Cocoon9’s prefab cabin makes the most of its petite imprint.
March 9, 2015
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Floating Prefab House Brings Smart Design to the Seattle Waterfront

A prefabricated floating home drops anchor in the Pacific Northwest.
March 8, 2015
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6 Teensy Tiny Dwellings

By "tiny," we don't mean cramped cottages or starter apartments. We mean houses the size of parking spots. These six dwellings are on the cutting-edge of the micro-housing movement.
March 3, 2015
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8 Companies That Are Revolutionizing Kit Homes

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers. We’ve rounded up eight innovative companies whose products range from disaster relief housing to assemble-your-own studios.
March 1, 2015
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Who Knew a Relaxed Tropical Retreat Could Be Made of Shipping Containers

This modern residence and gallery near San Jose, Costa Rica uses metal boxes like puzzle pieces to create a photographer's dream home.
February 23, 2015
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Prefab Spotlight: Turkel Design

Turkel Design is a leading manufacturer of prefab homes. The firm has partnered with Dwell to develop the Axiom series, a modern prefab model that's designed to be functional, attractive, and energy-efficient. Read excerpts from Dwell's interview with principal Joel Turkel below, and click through the slideshow for a glimpse at the Axiom homes. Interested in learning more about the Axiom/Dwell Prefab series by Turkel Design? Visit our webinar page for upcoming free online webinar dates.
February 18, 2015
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