Great Ideas for Small Prefab Homes

December 11th, 2012


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If Lego and Ikea ever decided to collaborate, they may have imagined up something like the KitHaus. The KitHaus series of modern prefab modules contains limitless configuration possibilities, giving you the opportunity to design a one-of-a-kind space just for you.

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Delivered completed, ready to live in, to your site right on the back of a flat bed truck, this small prefab house is a fusion of modern technology and practicality which will give you peace of mind.

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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.

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April 26th, 2010

Prefab House 19

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This small prefabricated home serves as a mobile studio for international artists, who will be invited to stay and work for a period of time in the Netherlands. The house is constructed from solid, laminated sheets of European softwood, and is stable enough to be lifted and transported in one piece on public roads.

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April 19th, 2010

Prefab Haus braun

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This prefabricated cabin is a cube-shaped structure constructed from bales of straw. It includes a small interior space with two floors and an attic, and a hovering terrace with a “lookout” overlooking the Swiss Alps.

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February 17th, 2010

Prefab Lightbox

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This is a small prefabricated workshop for an artist’s studio group located in Winchester. It’s based on a small timber structure clad in translucent, colorful polycarbonate panels.

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February 10th, 2010

Prefab Upcher House

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Located in East Hampton, NY, this small prefabricated home is the residence of a writer. It’s essentially a one large room, comprised of brackets and arms that can be secured to steel columns, also supporting a suspended fireplace mantel, cabinetry and the bookshelves walkway around the perimeter of the library.

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January 18th, 2010

Taliesin Mod Fab

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Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright’s pioneering scheme of prefabricated homes, Mod.Fab is a fine example of simple, elegant, and sustainable prefab living in the desert.

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January 14th, 2010

Prefab Home B-Line

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Hive Modular, who brought us the prefab container cabin in Holyoke, shines again with this small, prefabricated home, which sits on an urban residential lot with a pitched roof, fiber cement exterior cladding and large glass openings.

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January 11th, 2010

Cottage in a Day

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This modular, small prefab home is factory-built and energy-efficient, that uses sustainable materials and a structural insulated panel (SIP) envelope for strength, sound reduction, and comfort.

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December 6th, 2009

Prefab CHMini Home

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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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November 19th, 2009

Prefab Home Extension a²+e

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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 16th, 2009

Prefab Boxhome

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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

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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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