January 6th, 2010

Prefab BaleHaus

Published in Prefab Homes |



BaleHaus@Bath is a modern architecture project of a unique, two story building on the campus of the University of Bath. The house is based on ModCell – prefabricated cladding panels constructed from straw bale and hemp, which offer excellent thermal insulation qualities.

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December 31st, 2009

Prefab Home CHSH

Published in Prefab Homes |



This modern prefab is a two-story, family home in San Jose, featuring Parklex resin-based wood siding, passive solar design and SIP panels that will keep the house cool during the hot summers of the area.

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December 28th, 2009

Prefab Home CH10

Published in Prefab Homes |



This prefabricated, modern single story home seems to float over the foundations, while the exterior deep recesses and overhangs create shadow lines and transition between the stucco and wood materials of the structure.

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December 17th, 2009

Venturo CF-45

Published in Prefab Cabins |



Crafted from fiberglass, anodized aluminum and glass, this amazing portable prefab was designed back in the 70’s by Finnish architect Matti Suuronen. It is a lightweight, modular prefabricated structure that requires minimum assembly on site.

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December 14th, 2009

Prefab Home CH14

Published in Prefab Homes |



Originally designed for Better Homes and Gardens magazine, this beautiful home is a modern prefab that features concrete lap sidings and bold horizontal roof lines, designed to visually reinforce the ‘prairie style’ of the house.

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December 9th, 2009

Container Home MDU

Published in Shipping Container Homes |



This prefab Mobile Dwelling Unit (MDU) is constructed from one recycled shipping container and various sub-volumes that extrude along its side, providing living and working spaces as well as storage. The interior of the container and the sub-volumes are prefabricated entirely out of plywood and plastic coated plywood.

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December 6th, 2009

Prefab CHMini Home

Published in Prefab Cabins |



This small prefab is a one bedroom, one bathroom home. It has an efficient flat roof that is great for solar panels and roof gardens and various sidings, from reclaimed wood to metal and stucco to low maintenance concrete.

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December 1st, 2009

Prefab H-Haus

Published in Prefab Homes |



H-Haus models are both aesthetic and energy-efficient homes. Theses modern modular prefabs are constructed with materials that will reduce energy bills and conserve natural resources – I like the sound of that.

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November 25th, 2009

Prefab Blu Homes

Published in Prefab Homes |



Blu Homes, who acquired Michelle Kaufmann Designs, are committed to creating healthy, efficient and eco-friendly houses. The company manufactures modern prefabricated homes which are fully built ‘off-site’ in a factory and designed to be put up in a day and finished within two weeks.

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November 22nd, 2009

Prefab Home ideabox

Published in Prefab Homes |



This modern prefab home is spacious, energy and resource efficient and affordable. It has an open space design that includes two bedrooms separated by a great room. I love how every room opens to the outside extending the living space.

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November 19th, 2009

Prefab Home Extension a²+e

Published in Prefab Homes |



This small prefab is actually a two-story home extension. It sits on a small site of 3.50 meters width and 11.50 meters long, therefore non-traditional constructive methods and materials were chosen for this project.

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November 18th, 2009

Prefab Stillwater Homes

Published in Prefab Homes |



These one and two-story homes are prefabs. All homes have the company’s signature soaring butterfly roofline, plate steel entry canopies and various layouts for maximizing indoor and outdoor spaces for living and entertaining.

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November 16th, 2009

Prefab Boxhome

Published in Prefab Homes |



This wooden, prefabricated home with its geometric Aluminum facades is located in north Scandinavia. Due to the extreme weather conditions, this house is quite small so that it provides considerable economical and ecological benefits.

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November 9th, 2009

Prefab Maison i+r

Published in Prefab Homes |



This wooden, prefabricated house is a private residence nestled in a rural area in central France. The exterior of this house features Douglas fir and plywood sidings, giving it a barn-like presence.

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