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House of the Week: Tiny Prefab Home Can Withstand Hurricanes and Earthquakes


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Our house of the week is this impressive prefab shelter by Dutch firm Cubicco. Built to withstand Category 5 hurricanes, extreme heat and cold, ten-foot snow loads, and earthquakes, the 685-square-foot structure is currently available in the Miami area for just over $115,000.

Cubicco’s prefab houses, like the Cabana Beach model, are built with laminated veneer lumber, an engineered material...
The starting price for a fully built 685-square-foot, two-bedroom Cubicco model in the Miami area is just over $115,000.
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