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In Los Angeles, a technology entrepreneur turned residential developer introduces a new line of modern, LEED-certified prefab houses.

9 Energy-Efficient Prefab Homes

Prefabrication can be used to solve anything from budget concerns to building obstacles. Packed with a range of sustainable features, these prefab homes tackle environmental issues, too.
August 7, 2014
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7 Modular Beach Homes

Thanks to prefab technology, it’s now possible to bring an entire home with you on your seaside vacation. These modular structures were delivered straight to the shore to provide easy ocean access.
July 29, 2014
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7 Idyllic Island Prefabs

Constructing a home on a hard-to-reach island may seem expensive and difficult, but building in prefabricated parts can help make that secluded paradise a reality.
July 15, 2014
A rendering of a design for Make It Right Foundation's Fort Peck Housing Project

Green Prefab Homes for a Native American Reservation

The Make it Right foundation taps architects to put a prefab spin on homes for the Fort Peck reservation in Montana.
July 14, 2014
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7 Prefabs Across California

The innovative state has no shortage of architectural experiments; these 7 prefab homes are pushing the design envelope.
July 9, 2014
The Port X Modular house on the Vltava River in Prague

Floating Prefab Concept Rethinks the Houseboat

Czech architects unveil a floating, modular living concept.
July 8, 2014
Washington prefab home with white facade and oval slat windows

8 Futuristic Prefab Homes

If prefabrication is the future of architecture, then these cutting-edge prefab homes offer an exciting glimpse into what might lie ahead.
July 7, 2014
Prefab home on stilts with white staircase

9 Prefab Homes Set on Stilts

When tricky terrain poses construction problems, hoisting a prefabricated home up on stilts offers a practical, eco-friendly solution.
June 23, 2014
Gambier Island House in Canada designed by Turkel Design

7 Inviting Wooden Prefab Homes

Not all prefabs are made of sheet metal and shipping containers; these sylvan sanctuaries offer a more humanistic approach to assembly-line architecture.
June 16, 2014