With their cold winters, short summers, and limited daylight hours during much of the year, Scandinavian designers face challenges that are unique to the region. Despite this—and in many ways because of it—more than 80 percent of the Scandinavian housing market is comprised of prefab single-family houses because of the simplified fabrication and construction. While many of these residences are more traditional in their appearance, there is also a strong current of thoughtfully-designed modern prefabs designed by renowned architects that are growing in popularity. Here, we've profiled some of the most exciting, inspiring Scandinavian prefab homes in Sweden, Norway, Finland, and Denmark.
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