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Airtight prefab House in the Woods pops up in just ten days

Airtightness, minimal site disturbance, and speedy construction are just a few benefits of the striking House in the Woods. Designed by London-based …

​A stylish prefab home perfect for a family

Practical? Pleasing to the eye? Yes and yes – that is what the house on today’s homify 360° discovery is. Very easy to construct, this 140m² dream …

Viessmann installs ice store heating system in Huf Haus

Viessmann’s innovative ice store system, which recovers energy exclusively from renewable sources to heat or cool a building and to heat domestic hot …

An Off-Site Pre-Fab Approach to Passivhaus 'Deep Retrofit'

A new approach to retrofitting buildings for energy efficiency to a high standard has been deemed so successful that a British company is opening a …

This System Recovers Heat Energy from Sewage

The U.S. wastes over 60 percent of the energy we produce. A vast amount of this wasted energy is given off as heat that could be put to use. …

Sustainable Business

INFOGRAPHIC: The benefits of structural insulated panels

The demand for better-built homes continues to rise as codes get stronger and homeowners realize the many benefits of a high performance home. Never …

Huber Engineered Woods | High Performance Sheathing and Flooring

Huber Engineered Woods LLC continually strives to create innovative products that suit customers’ needs. Specialty products include AdvanTech® …

Inside NYC's first 'micro apartment' building, where 60,000 people have applied to live and a 302 square foot market rate unit costs $2,750 a month

If you thought New York apartments were tiny before, you haven't seen anything yet. New York City's first "micro apartments" development — known as Carmel Place — is set to open in February, according to the New York Times.<p>Developer Monadnock Development first put forth the project — then known as …

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Six Oaks is a Modern Yet Rustic Shipping Container Home in California

1/11<p>Six Oaks Shipping Container Home by Modulus in California<p>Six Oaks is a recycled shipping container house located in the forested mountains …

All-in-One Ecopak House Incorporates its Own Shipping Container Into its Structure

1/7<p>Coates Design Architects Ecopak Prefab Container House<p>Seattle Architect Matthew Coates, President of Coates Design Architects, has teamed up with …

Prefab Homes

4.5 Kw Off Grid Solar System Package

Enjoy the freedom of energy independence with our complete Off Grid Solar System Kits. These systems are designed for easy installation and utilize …

Hydrofloor: Disappearing Pool Saves Energy and Space

1/5<p>hydrofloor (4)<p>What if you had a swimming pool that could change shape according to your needs? Enter the Hydrofloor, a multitasking pool floor …

New York to Complete First Prefabricated "Micro-Apartments" this Year

With floor areas clocking in at as little as 260 square feet, My Micro NY housing units by nARCHITECTS are the latest singles-oriented housing option …

Salt water-powered electric car approved for roads in Europe

<b>News:</b> a company that claims to have developed the first electric car powered by salt water says the vehicle has now been approved for testing on …

Super axe uses leverage to make woodcutting a piece of cake (Video)

The popularity of wood and pellet stoves has increased in the last few years, even as the debate goes on about whether burning wood for heat is green …

Powerful EcoReco electric scooter has 20 mile range, folds for carrying and storage (Review)

Traveling those first miles or last miles of your journey, such as from home to the bus or train station and then from the transit hub to a …

PHOTOS: We Turn a Regular Citi Bike into an Electric Bike with the New ShareRoller

1/12<p>ShareRoller for Citi Bike<p>Citi Bikes will soon be getting a battery-powered boost to match their electric blue color. Aimed at New Yorkers who …

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Is this tiny electric scooter the ultimate 'last mile' vehicle for commuters?

There are tons of options on the market for bicycles and electric bikes for commuters, but most of them can't pack down to the size of a carry-on bag …

Onewheel by Future Motion is a Self-Balancing Electric Skateboard that Lets You Glide Over the Pavement

For years, bicycles have received various electric upgrades, so why not the skateboard? The Palo Alto-based team at Future Motion decided it was time …

Helios Bars - Transform any bike into a smart bike.

<i>Kenny Gibbs combines innovation and technology with a love of biking in his Helios Bars project, which reinvents the cycling experience as we know</i> …