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This Homeowner Manages His House from Anywhere

In Napa, a custom menu of apps helps a frequent traveler keep track of security—and his garden—from afar.
May 4, 2016
Off-the-grid prefab in pristine Tasmanian landscape by Misho+Associates.

This Getaway Takes on a Wild Terrain

In Tasmania, an eco-conscious architect builds a vacation home that can stand up to an untamed island.
May 3, 2016
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This Couple Merrily Floats Along in Seattle

A prefabricated floating home drops anchor in the Pacific Northwest.
April 27, 2016
Refugio de Camping by It Met Estudio

You'll Yearn For Summer After You See This Prefab Bar

Nicknamed the Green Lantern, this portable bar in Buenos Aires saves the day (and the night).
March 28, 2016
Modern prefab vacation home in Washington facade with steel cladding

8 Prefabs Under 1,000 Square Feet

At Dwell, we love the benefits of prefab and small space design: homes takes less from the environment and can be installed with minimal disturbance to the site. All the more reason to explore these eight dwellings!
February 24, 2016
Facade and stunning views from prefab Los Angeles home by Marbletecture.

This Home's Design Took 72 Drafts to Get Right

The 1,700-square-foot home’s unusual design resists excess with rugged minimalism.
January 19, 2016
Desert Canopy House living room with Mah Jong sofa by Roche Bobois and water feature

10 Innovative Homes from Our Prefab Issue

In our December/January issue, we explore the latest developments in prefab construction, from readymade building materials to entire structures that can be transported by crane. Here, we take a look at 10 highlights from the issue.
January 3, 2016
Volu Dining Pavilion by Zaha Hadid and Patrik Schumacher

Why Your Next Prefab May Be by a World-Famous Designer

Revolution, a new design platform that commissions the likes of Daniel Libeskind and Ron Arad to build collectible, limited-edition prefabricated pavilions and homes for anywhere between $50,000 and $500,000, has begun its world tour.
December 29, 2015
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Most Popular Homes of 2015: Prefab

To celebrate 2015, we're rounding up the projects that were most popular on this year. Here, five of the most-viewed prefabs, from
December 27, 2015