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Configure your Wheelhaus | Luxury Modular Cabins - living large with Less

Source: Wheelhaus | Luxury Modular Cabins – living large with Less

Here’s a great way to kill some time on your device – – wait, that didn’t sound the way it should have!


Prefab Comeback

Prefab housing suffers from bad stigma due to the fact that some people saw the prefabs as ugly and characterless, and were afraid they would become slums – hardly the promised housing fit for heroes following the second World War. 529 more words


A market for prefab construction

Figures provided by the Global Construction Review, 28 May 2015 describe that the prefabricated housing market is strongest in Sweden “About 84% of detached houses in Sweden use prefabricated timber elements, while in developed economies such as the US, Australia and the UK, no more than 5% of permanent housing has any significant prefabrication.” (1) … 132 more words


Rise of prefab? Solution and Adaptation

Following current publicity and government discussions questioning a response to Britain’s affordable housing shortage Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners have followed previous explorations into prefabricated housing (failed ‘Oxley Woods’ scheme and ‘Homeshell’ exhibition in 2013) to develop Y:Cube modular housing.  204 more words


Habitat 67 - Montreal Canada (1967)

Moshe Safdie, Architect

Built by a then young architect in 1967 for the Montreal Expo.

I was in Montreal with a very small window of opportunity to sightsee, so only had a chance to observe it from a distance. 61 more words


5 Reasons Why You Need Prefabricated Homes in your Life

Hey guys, I missed the deadline on this one so I decided to just post it here. It’s about prefabricated homes and their benefits. Hope you guys like it.  532 more words