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  1. Learn How to Connect with Nature from This Off-the-Grid Prefab
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    Learn How to Connect with Nature from This Off-the-Grid Prefab

    A prefabricated off-the-grid vacation home in eastern Washington is one with the land.

    written by: Brian Libby
    photos by: The Morrisons
    06.16.16

  2. The Soothing Sounds of Nature Fill Up This Island Prefab
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    The Soothing Sounds of Nature Fill Up This Island Prefab

    A family’s remote island retreat becomes a more permanent home base, thanks to the efficiency of building modular.

    written by: William Lamb
    photos by: Matthew Williams
    06.07.16

  3. The New Zealand Native Who Can't Get Enough of the Garden State
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    The New Zealand Native Who Can't Get Enough of the Garden State

    A prefabricated lakeside New Jersey retreat is one woman's outdoorsy counterpoint to city life.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    photos by: Mark Mahaney
    06.03.16

  4. When Prefab Is Painless
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    When Prefab Is Painless

    An easy construction process reduces any drama for a couple in California.

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    photos by: Dwight Eschliman
    05.31.16

  5. The Idyllic Midwest Getaway
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    The Idyllic Midwest Getaway

    Prefab construction simplified the building process of this northern Wisconsin summer home, where all materials required ferrying across Lake Superior.

    written by: Mason Riddle
    photos by: George Heinrich
    05.30.16

  6. This Modular Compound Accommodates the Whole Family
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    This Modular Compound Accommodates the Whole Family

    On a wedge-shaped lot in the Texas Hill Country, a couple adapt a modular system to create an idyllic gathering spot.

    written by: Dan Oko
    photos by: Collin Hughes
    05.15.16

  7. Students Pass Their Class by Building a House in New Zealand
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    Students Pass Their Class by Building a House in New Zealand

    A family provides some real world experience for a group of architects in training.

    written by: Diana Budds
    photos by: Simon Devitt
    05.12.16

  8. A Desert Prefab Hits the Jackpot in Sin City
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    A Desert Prefab Hits the Jackpot in Sin City

    An art-filled retreat fits right into the landscape.

    written by: Zahid Sardar
    photos by: Jill Paider
    05.10.16

  9. This Modern Prefab is Perfect for Mom
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    This Modern Prefab is Perfect for Mom

    An octogenarian modernist lives 
independently on a peaceful, 
verdant site in Northern California.

    photos by: Joe Fletcher
    05.09.16

  10. This Couple Merrily Floats Along in Seattle
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    This Couple Merrily Floats Along in Seattle

    A prefabricated floating home drops anchor in the Pacific Northwest.

    written by: Diana Budds
    photos by: Steve Keating
    04.27.16

  11. You'll Yearn For Summer After You See This Prefab Bar
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    You'll Yearn For Summer After You See This Prefab Bar

    Nicknamed the Green Lantern, this portable bar in Buenos Aires saves the day (and the night).

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    03.28.16

  12. These 6 Prefabs Have Us Buzzing
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    These 6 Prefabs Have Us Buzzing

    From a home that generates twice the energy it uses to a ski school that can be built in less than two weeks, these are six prefabs you'll want to know about.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    05.25.15

  13. Best of #ModernMonday: Prefab's Potential
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    Best of #ModernMonday: Prefab's Potential

    Every Monday, @dwell and @designmilk invite fans and experts to weigh in on trending topics in design. Make It Right, Method Homes, and Archilovers joined #ModernMonday this week to share their...

    written by: Luke Hopping
    05.18.15

  14. 6 Plywood-Loving Prefabs
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    6 Plywood-Loving Prefabs

    Take a look at how plywood is incorporated into the designs of these six prefabs.

    written by: Andrea Smith
    05.11.15

  15. 5 Larger Than Life Prefabs
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    5 Larger Than Life Prefabs

    It's a common misconception that all prefabs are spartan. These expansive modular homes provide ample room for growing families and frequent entertaining.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    05.08.15

  16. Earth Day Inspiration: Prefab Pavilion Celebrates Nature in the Heart of Chicago
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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...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    04.22.15

  17. What Will It Take for Factory-Built Prefab Housing To Become the Norm?
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    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.

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    04.17.15

  18. Plugged-In Prefab Collects Weather Data to Conserve Energy
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    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.

    written by: Emma Janzen
    04.14.15

  19. 5 Creatively Stacked Modular Buildings
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    5 Creatively Stacked Modular Buildings

    These structures, built using prefab methods, create surprisingly inviting homes out of simple, stacked geometric forms.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    04.13.15

  20. This Prefab Ski School in the Alps Took 10 Days to Assemble
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    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.

    written by: David Rudin
    04.11.15

  21. 5 Homes that Make Going Off-the-Grid Look Good
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    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.

    written by: Heather Corcoran
    04.01.15

  22. 7 Tiny Prefabs
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    7 Tiny Prefabs

    Whether petite vacation homes or outbuildings, these compact quarters show what prefab construction can achieve on a small scale.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    03.29.15

  23. Danish Prefab Feels Much Larger Than Its 861 Square Feet
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    Danish Prefab Feels Much Larger Than Its 861 Square Feet

    Sigurd Larsen created the illusion of space with high ceilings and tall windows.

    written by: Laura C. Mallonee
    03.28.15

  24. This Green-Minded Prefab Treads Lightly on the Earth
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    This Green-Minded Prefab Treads Lightly on the Earth

    A smartly built modular home helps a couple save on energy bills.

    written by: Charlotte Safavi
    photos by: Jaime Kowal
    03.23.15

  25. High-Tech Prefab Outbuilding is a Surprisingly Peaceful Retreat
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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.

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    03.20.15

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