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Point-in-time: January 2018

It never gets old, even if it is incredibly cold, but watching snow fall on this house from: the outside-in; or the inside-out it, is magical. 118 more words

Mid Century Modern

Tiny Tuesday: Housing, Un Poco

A team of Italian architects created a small inexpensive shelter that assembles in 6-7 hours. Called the M.A.DI. (Modulo Abitativo Dispiegabile, meaning “deployable housing module”), the system is erected with the help of a crane and can be disassembled just as quickly. 265 more words

Fun Stuff

No. 1: Dwell's Top 10 PreFabs of 2017

Well it just goes to show that these Alside prefabricated homes, of which there were 22 models to select from, and were granted a patent in 1962… 34 more words

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Prefabs and posters

Friday 8th December 2017, 9.15am (day 2,297)

Last day of a long week spent mostly (Monday aside) in Manchester. Was worried it was going to be a day too far but some good things happened and in the morning, at least, it was sunny. 14 more words

Daily Post

Modern-Shed keeps you warm

Now that winter is just around the corner, it’s a good time to talk about how Modern-Shed keeps our customers warm … and, uh, well, cool as well for those living in the hot climates. 419 more words


Tiny Tuesday: Manufactured vs. Modular

Mobile homes, despite the name, aren’t all that mobile. Though it’s built on a chassis for transport, a mobile home (also known as a manufactured home, which sounds more neutral) almost always has its wheels removed upon arrival at its final destination. 361 more words

Fun Stuff

Writing in paradise

Lopez Island — Judith has had a house on Lopez Island in the beautiful San Juans of Washington state for the past 20 years, but she and her husband, Paul, have always known they’d like a little bit more space to enjoy their lovely surroundings. 385 more words