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Earth Day Inspiration: Prefab Pavilion Celebrates Nature in the Heart of Chicago
Completed in 2010, the Nature Boardwalk designed by Studio Gang Architects introduced a pavilion and boardwalk to a pond site at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago. It also recast the area as a thriving ecosystem in the middle of the city.
April 22, 2015
What Will It Take for Factory-Built Prefab Housing To Become the Norm?
Leaders in modular construction and prefab need to scale up to get more people thinking inside the box.
April 17, 2015
Plugged-In Prefab Collects Weather Data to Conserve Energy
Easy-to-assemble wooden modules and home automation systems make this Serra d'Espadà residence as sustainable as it is smart.
April 14, 2015
5 Creatively Stacked Modular Buildings
These structures, built using prefab methods, create surprisingly inviting homes out of simple, stacked geometric forms.
April 13, 2015
This Prefab Ski School in the Alps Took 10 Days to Assemble
Made of recyclable and other eco-friendly materials, LEAPfactory’s modular ski school has an incredibly light environmental touch.
April 11, 2015
5 Homes that Make Going Off-the-Grid Look Good
From a mindful cabin in the Ozarks to an isolated retreat in the eastern Washington desert, these five homes show that great design can exist totally off-the-grid.
April 1, 2015
7 Tiny Prefabs
Whether petite vacation homes or outbuildings, these compact quarters show what prefab construction can achieve on a small scale.
March 29, 2015
Danish Prefab Feels Much Larger Than Its 861 Square Feet
Sigurd Larsen created the illusion of space with high ceilings and tall windows.
March 28, 2015
This Green-Minded Prefab Treads Lightly on the Earth
A smartly built modular home helps a couple save on energy bills.
March 23, 2015
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