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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
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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