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Mapa Minimod Prefabs Tread Lightly on the Brazilian Terrain

Photo Courtesy Mapa

Similar in style to the recently announced 100 square foot Muji prefab hut, Mapa, an architectural firm based in Brazil and Uruguay, designed these prefabs to be built offsite and delivered to a remote location with minimal finishing. 129 more words


Tiny Tuesday: Panelization in Action

Last week I wrote about three styles of modular construction: the “kit of parts”, panelization, and the volumetric method. One company is pitching panelization to add value in booming real-estate markets. 262 more words

Fun Stuff

Contemporary Prefab simply by MAPA

This contemporary prefab simply by MAPA rests atop the scenic slope looking like the custom built house. I have normally liked the thought of a ready-made house yet there are some that will just do not look correct. 14 more words

Reclaiming space

When Kim and Odessa moved to San Rafael nearly three years ago, they bought a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home that worked for their small three-person family. 296 more words


Snow Day

Snow Day. We were so excited for Mother Nature to return for another blanket of snow, it was welcomed in our house, we had missed it this winter. 50 more words

Mid Century Modern