Small, Green, and Mighty: Hurricane-Proof Prefab

Small, Green, and Mighty: Hurricane-Proof Prefab

By Diana Budds
A new prefab company represents the future of low-impact affordable housing.

When it comes to building sustainably, it requires more than slapping a solar array on a house. Cubicco—a Dutch prefab company that opened an office and a manufacturing facility in Miami, Florida, in August 2013—takes a holistic approach to responsible residential architecture. "We ought to construct homes that are built around social and environmental needs with a design that’s beautiful, functional, and within reach," Randy Riteco, Cubicco’s founder, says. 

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