Inspired by a semi-circular bicycle shelter and bike rack, House Arc is an affordable housing solution by Bellomo Architects. Its most prominent feature is a tubular steel armature, sheathed in translucent polycarbonate plastic coated with a solar film.
This small prefab home is designed to be based on concrete piers or a wooden deck; it’s lightweight, easy to transport, and can be used off-the-grid.
Model: House Arc.
Total floor space: N/A.
Green features: Solar technology for ‘off the grid’ living.
Prefab home design: Bellomo Architects.
Manufacturer location: Palo Alto, CA.
Prefab plans: N/A.