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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.
December 1, 2015
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Paris Renovation Uses Prefab Panels to Double its Square Footage

In the suburbs of Paris, an architect with an eco-friendly practice doesn’t let tradition stand in the way of innovation.
November 29, 2015
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An Energy-Efficient Hybrid Prefab Keeps Cool in the Palm Springs Desert

Drawing from the laws of nature, an architect devises a way to beat the heat in the California desert.
November 26, 2015
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7 Cozy Scandinavian Prefabs

While Americans may pine for prefab-dominated future, in Scandinavia, modular is already a way of life.
November 17, 2015
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5 Giant Prefab Homes

These mighty modular residences prove that prefab isn't only intended for modest applications.
November 13, 2015
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A Giant, 20-Module Prefab Perched Across a Coastal Site in British Columbia

An architect designs a daring home in scenic Western Canada.
November 12, 2015
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A Restaurant Constructed from 19 Salvaged Shipping Containers

This 6,000-square-foot prefab design in Asheville, North Carolina, features artwork and furniture crafted by locals.
November 2, 2015
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A Refreshing Modern Update on the Log Cabin

Montreal-based practice YH2 reimagines a traditional archetype.
November 2, 2015
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These Eco-Friendly Prefabs Are Totally Off-the-Grid

Simple and sustainable, these off-the-grid prefabs demonstrate how easy it can be to leave it all behind.
October 23, 2015