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This Bright Green Prefab in Sweden Looks Just Like a Monopoly House

In Sweden, an architect finds an efficient building solution 260 miles from home.
December 13, 2015
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Prefab Made This Super Remote House in the Ontario Wilderness Possible

An isolated prefab in Ontario, Canada, demonstrates how factory-built housing can be as site sensitive as traditional construction.
December 12, 2015
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5 Businesses Run From Shipping Containers

These versatile structures illustrate that the shipping container craze isn't just centered around home improvement.
December 11, 2015
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The Best Prefab Homes in Australia

These homes from the land down under respond to challenging locations and climate change with modular solutions.
December 10, 2015
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Tiny Prefab Cabins Upgrade a Rugged Camping Site in Colorado

Given a difficult site in the Colorado Rockies, a design-build team installs rugged dwellings for a wilderness and camping program.
December 6, 2015
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In Just 48 Hours, a Chicago Live/Work Space Is Built from the Ground Up Using Concrete Panels

An industrious Chicago couple set up shop in a historic manufacturing district almost overnight using prefab concrete panels.
December 6, 2015
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A Modern Mobile Home Dropped in Place by Crane

On the edge of a historic park in an English shire, a prefabricated home sets a new design standard.
December 5, 2015
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Six Concrete Boxes Make a Jaw-Dropping Martha's Vineyard Home

Despite being set in concrete, an idyllic modular retreat is built to go with the flow.
December 5, 2015
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12 Indoor-Outdoor Prefabs

Easy construction meets simple living at these outdoorsy prefab homes.
December 3, 2015