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Rotterdam Considers Roads Made of Recycled Plastic

Roads made out of plastic, not possible? The Dutch have other ideas and there is a ready made source floating in our oceans.

What about the idea of a road that contains no concrete or hardcore but plastic which otherwise would go to landfill, be incinerated, or worse, form part of what is estimated to be 8 billion kgs of plastic floating around our oceans. 350 more words


Modern Prefabs of Montgomery County

In case you missed it, Clare Lise Kelly, senior architectural historian for Montgomery County, Maryland, recently published a fantastic book, Montgomery Modern: Modern Architecture in Montgomery County, Maryland, 1930-1979… 93 more words

20th Century

The Knoll connection

We are working on doing some research to find out more about the house. The seller’s realtor provided us with a ‘sales brochure’ on the home and we discovered a few things that are requiring us to dig deeper. 283 more words

Case Study House

Why the Frost House?

This modern prefabricated house, belonged to Dr. Robert & Amelia Frost. They were the original owners of the property, and we thought that after almost 60 years of the couple living in the home and raising a family here, that we needed to keep their name – after all it is stated on the mailbox. 111 more words

Case Study House

For Sale - Listed May 4th 2016

When you get an email from your Realtor early in the AM on May 5th that says:

And you look at the listing and see this: 47 more words

Case Study House

Case Study: Modern/Eco-Friendly Architecture

Living Homes’ Modular House on 2914 Highland Avenue in Santa Monica is among L.A.’s first “modern prefab” houses.

Friends and I were able to visit this Ray Kappe designed home to admire its architectural beauty and to educate ourselves in innovative sustainable living. 160 more words


473 - H&G Expo: Texturizing

The Home&Garden Expo is not only something for someone looking around to decorate your home & garden new – it is also for builders a great place looking for building components. 299 more words