Prefab Homes

Compared to conventional construction methods, modern prefab homes are built faster and have a smaller environmental impact. As these stories show, prefabricated and modular homes range widely in size, material, and style. From cozy cottages to large family homes, prefab continues to redefine the future of construction, building, and design.

5 Marvelous Prefab Homes in Michigan
5 Marvelous Prefab Homes in Michigan
These homes in the Great Lakes State will have you reconsidering the possibilities of prefab design.
By Kate Reggev - a day ago
4 Companies to Know If You're Building a Prefab Home in Ohio
4 Companies to Know If You're Building a Prefab Home in Ohio
These four modular home manufacturers and builders in Ohio can make your prefab dream a reality.
 - 6 days ago
These 7 Wisconsin Prefabs Take Modular Design to the Next Level
These 7 Wisconsin Prefabs Take Modular Design to the Next Level
These seven striking homes are proof of how well prefabs work within the bucolic settings of America's Dairyland.
 - 9 days ago
6 New York Prefab Companies That Prize Modern Design
6 New York Prefab Companies That Prize Modern Design
Check out New York State's offering of innovative modular homes.
 - 13 days ago
Cover Story: Step Inside Will Arnett’s Prefab-Hybrid Home
Cover Story: Step Inside Will Arnett’s Prefab-Hybrid Home
The Hollywood actor turns to his unofficial design guru when creating a custom-prefab hideaway in the hills above Los Angeles.
 - 16 days ago
8 Prefab Firms in Washington Aiming to Solve the Area's Housing Shortages
8 Prefab Firms in Washington Aiming to Solve the Area's Housing Shortages
Although Washington's cost of living continues to rise, these prefab companies are creating positive change with their affordable, eco-friendly homes.
 - 23 days ago
7 Efficient Prefabs That Prove the Power of Modular Design
7 Efficient Prefabs That Prove the Power of Modular Design
Resolution:4 Architecture creates astounding prefabricated homes that are tailored to their sites and the unique needs of their owners.
 - a month ago
These 8 Homes in Texas Will Convert You Into a Prefab Fanatic
These 8 Homes in Texas Will Convert You Into a Prefab Fanatic
From shipping containers to multi-modular holiday retreats, these sleek prefabs prove style does not have to be compromised with off-site construction.
 - a month ago
5 Prefab Companies in Arizona Eager to Build Your Next Home
5 Prefab Companies in Arizona Eager to Build Your Next Home
From Southwest-inspired residences to traditional log cabins, these prefab companies in Arizona can create the dwelling of your dreams.
 - a month ago
A New Prefab Hotel in Uruguay Seems to Melt Into the Landscape
A New Prefab Hotel in Uruguay Seems to Melt Into the Landscape
Thanks to a sleek, mirrored facade, these prefab cabins at a new hotel and winery in Uruguay all but disappear into the mountains.
 - a month ago
Go Off-Grid in This Prefabricated Cor-Ten Steel Cabin
Go Off-Grid in This Prefabricated Cor-Ten Steel Cabin
Available for as low as $55,000, the Artist Bothy is a multipurpose, prefab hut designed to promote a creative spark in residents.
 - a month ago
This Villa in Belgium Has a Crazy Prefab Ceiling That Looks Like a Wave
This Villa in Belgium Has a Crazy Prefab Ceiling That Looks Like a Wave
A concave ceiling is craned onto a rear extension in Belgium.
 - a month ago
This Prefab Shipping Container Bar Can Pop Up Just About Anywhere
This Prefab Shipping Container Bar Can Pop Up Just About Anywhere
Canadian prefab builder Honomobo launches a portable shipping container bar that's basically a party in a box.
 - 2 months ago
Can These Tiny, Modular Smart Homes Relieve the Demand For Affordable Housing?
Can These Tiny, Modular Smart Homes Relieve the Demand For Affordable Housing?
Prefabricated and stackable, Kasita's high-density units may be a solution to America’s affordable housing crisis—with tech-enabled, high-quality design to boot.
 - 2 months ago
5 Prefab Deck Kit Companies to Easily Upgrade Your Home
5 Prefab Deck Kit Companies to Easily Upgrade Your Home
Better your home's indoor/outdoor connection with one of these DIY deck kits.
 - 2 months ago
This Modern Prefab Is Now a Gorgeous Guest House
This Modern Prefab Is Now a Gorgeous Guest House
In Morelos, Mexico, a sleek prefab is assembled in a backyard after being constructed entirely off-site.
 - 2 months ago
These 8 Log Cabin Kit Homes Celebrate Nordic Minimalism
These 8 Log Cabin Kit Homes Celebrate Nordic Minimalism
Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka offers prefabs and custom-built log home kits at an affordable price.
 - 2 months ago
Go Stargazing in This Off-Grid Glass Prefab Nestled in the Desert
Go Stargazing in This Off-Grid Glass Prefab Nestled in the Desert
An idyllic glass house that's perfect for stargazing offers a surprisingly comfortable immersion in one of Europe’s most extreme landscapes.
 - 2 months ago
6 Weather-Ready Prefab Homes in Florida
6 Weather-Ready Prefab Homes in Florida
These prefabricated homes in the Sunshine State are built to withstand harsh conditions.
 - 2 months ago
Alluring Meets Affordable With These 5 Chicago Prefabs
Alluring Meets Affordable With These 5 Chicago Prefabs
Despite its compact urban setting, prefab homes are becoming increasingly favored in Chicago, Illinois.
 - 2 months ago
These 8 Prefabs in Seattle Make Us Want to Move to the Emerald City
These 8 Prefabs in Seattle Make Us Want to Move to the Emerald City
There's a reason why prefabs are becoming ever so popular in the booming northwestern corner of Seattle, Washington.
 - 2 months ago
Two Families Embrace Off-Grid Living in This Sustainable Prefab Home
Two Families Embrace Off-Grid Living in This Sustainable Prefab Home
Two families live large and comfortably in this beautiful, self-sufficient prefab in rural Australia.
 - 3 months ago
Donald Wexler Himself Helped Renovate This Palm Springs Prefab Rental
Donald Wexler Himself Helped Renovate This Palm Springs Prefab Rental
Not only did the father of Palm Springs modernism design this steel-and-glass prefab, but he also stepped in to oversee its remodel.
 - 3 months ago
Serenity Awaits at These Prefab Cabin Rentals on Vashon Island
Serenity Awaits at These Prefab Cabin Rentals on Vashon Island
The light and bright 570-square-foot units are just a 20-minute ferry ride from Seattle, Washington, perfect for a weekend getaway.
 - 3 months ago
These Log Cabin Kit Homes From Finland Are Surprisingly Sleek
These Log Cabin Kit Homes From Finland Are Surprisingly Sleek
Helsinki-based company Pluspuu offers 11 customizable models of modern log homes and sauna cabins that start at $18,000.
 - 4 months ago
This Tiny, Icelandic-Inspired Prefab Could Ease the Housing Shortage in Los Angeles
This Tiny, Icelandic-Inspired Prefab Could Ease the Housing Shortage in Los Angeles
Design studio Minarc launches Plús Hús, a tiny prefab dwelling starting at $37,000 that offers an affordable, environmentally conscious housing solution in L.A. and beyond.
 - 3 months ago
6 Modern Modular Homes We Love in Colorado
6 Modern Modular Homes We Love in Colorado
From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a range of prefabricated, modular homes in Colorado.
 - 3 months ago
Drift Off in a Prefab Cabin at This Floating Hotel in France
Drift Off in a Prefab Cabin at This Floating Hotel in France
Ten prefabricated cabins make up this floating hotel that offers privacy and relaxation in a fishing reserve in Avignon, France.
 - 3 months ago
7 Prefab Companies That Oregon Dwellers Should Know
7 Prefab Companies That Oregon Dwellers Should Know
Modular homes available in the Beaver State, known for its abundant forests, place emphasis on sustainability and stay connected to the region's timber legacy.
 - 4 months ago
12 Prefab Guesthouses You'll Want to Put in Your Own Backyard
12 Prefab Guesthouses You'll Want to Put in Your Own Backyard
For those who need more space fast, a prefabricated guesthouse is just the thing.
 - 4 months ago