BACKSTORY: THE CITIZENRY
i couldn’t help but notice recently that one of my favorite small businesses is growing: the citizenry just opened their first...
10 Perfect Prefab Barns
No longer restricted to the habitation of, say, cows, sheep, tractors or potatoes, a prefabricated barn can be a very useful,...
8 East Coast Prefabs
Prefabs are alive in the East Coast as architects catch up to match their prevalence in the West.
10 Stunning Steel Prefabs
Prefabricated homes are sustainable ways to insert unique designs to spaces of all sizes.
The Best Prefab Homes in Australia
Australia is home to many beautiful beaches, koalas and kangaroos, and most importantly, incredible prefab houses.
The Prefab Issue
The allure of prefab is really about control.
With a View of the Andes, This Concrete Retreat in Ecuador Follows the Sun
Made almost entirely of hand-poured concrete, a passive solar retreat in Ecuador hits all the right grooves.
An Innovative Modular Building System in Ecuador
Seeking a way to blend architecture into the natural environment, a pair of Ecuador-based designers invents a new modular...
10 Glorious Golden State Prefabs
Long known for innovation, the state of California has no shortage of architectural experiments; these 10 prefab homes are...
16 Prefab Shipping Container Companies in the United States
Gone are the days when shipping containers were used solely for transportation and storage.
When Prefab Is Painless
An easy construction process reduces any drama for a couple in California.
10 Prefab Shipping Container Companies in Europe
From start-to-finish, prefabricated shipping container homes are revolutionizing the homebuilding process for the better.
An Asymmetrical Prefab Home in Sweden
It took a mere six months—three in the factory and three on-site—for this prefab to come to fruition on the shore of Sweden’s...
A Round Pennsylvania Prefab Offers 360-Degree Solutions in Sustainability
An environmental engineer looks to Deltec Homes to build a round prefab that provides views of a forested Pennsylvania landscape...
A Prefab Housing Concept in South Africa
It took 11 years of traversing through three different countries for Eric Bigot to develop his Zenkaya prefab housing concept.
This Isolated Prefab Is One with the Wild
A home in Ontario, Canada, demonstrates how factory-built housing can be as site sensitive as traditional construction.
Within Ecuador's Most Beloved Cloud Forest, A Luxury Lodge
Mashpi Lodge gives guests the opportunity to explore the surrounding cloud forest's immense...
Prefab, Proven
In January 2003, we issued a challenge to 16 architects: Design a modern prefab home for $200,000.
An Introduction to Prefab
The basic principle of prefab, whereby a home is fabricated in one location and then delivered to another, has been around for at...
A Dramatic Cliffside Prefab Steps from the Beach in Australia
With little time to waste, an Australian firm erects an efficient prefab overlooking the ocean.