Collection by Elaine Albrich

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At night, the quiet drama of the shed roof's angles glows against the darkened forest.
Getting to this Tiny Prefab Cabin in Western Norway Is an Adventure
A lakeside prefab in Norway is a study in idyllic seclusion.
Shedded Bliss
A prefabricated shed sited on a Finnish island provides a perfect summer getaway.
Repurposed shipping containers serve as the primary materials for the houses and working spaces designed by...
8 Companies That Are Revolutionizing Kit Homes
With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.
It Took Three Days to Ferry This Off-the-Grid Prefab to Its Remote Australian Site
Ever wonder what it takes to get a house to the end of the...
Erin Moore of FLOAT Architectural Research and Design, based in Tucson, Arizona, designed a 70-square-foot writer’s...
When she visits the Watershed, Kathleen's writing accoutrements are limited to paper and pencil.
The architect and his team devised an armature on the back of the container that will eventually be covered with vines,...
Peruvian-born designer Sachi Fujimori's Casa Reciclada, or Recycled House, was constructed from a used shipping...
The recycled shipping containers were sourced from the Pacific Port of Caldera in Costa Rica.
A small shipping container home in New Plymouth, New Zealand features a retractable porch.
Peaceful Panopticon
A hike to the Park Butte fire lookout on Mount Baker, Washington, tracks the forgotten history of the sparse observation towers...
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Shipping Container Home Livingston, MT, United...
The pitched roof of Anna Gor’s house outside Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, is a signature of the DublDom modular system.
Isleta El Espino: A Three-Room Eco Hotel on Lake Nicaragua
How a brother and sister turned a private island into self-sustaining boutique...
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