Prefab Homes

News: Mapbox Updates Maps SDK to Compete with Google Maps API for Location-Based Gaming

Location services company Mapbox has added new capabilities to its location-based gaming tool to fend off Google's challenge for the same mobile app …

APIs

This is How Grandparents of the Future Will Get Around!

Not only limited to grandparents, the Honda MODULAR concept explores how urban dwellers of all ages might travel in the year 2030. The transforming …

Grandparents

Will Your Next Office Come on Wheels?

Over the course of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, some 400 attendees experienced the future firsthand—as passengers in self-driving vehicles. Courtesy of Lyft and technology company Aptiv, the test rides brought autonomous cars from the imagined to the tangible, albeit with a …

Housing

Aurora Shields – Only You Can Make Me Blue

Absolutely dazzling, early-Madonna-esque debut single/fire from Aurora Shields. Produced by the Toronto dream team Young Guv + Tony Price, and …

Indie Music

5468796 Architecture wins Arkansas 'attainable housing design' competition

May 16, 2018<br>by Canadian Architect<p>Canadian architecture firm 5468796 Architecture is one of four winners of the Housing Northwest Arkansas …

Architecture

samer alameen showcases latest pieces in his milanese apartment

<b>in the vibrant area of porta venezia milan, designer samer alemeen’s apartment is the perfect expression of design fitting seamlessly into real life.</b> …

Furniture

Bert’s Boxes: Luxurious Modern Living Spaces

Portable houses are popping up all around the country as a luxurious solution to the ever-rising cost of living in major cities. These eco-friendly …

Avant-garde

LEGO's Architecture Series Is Still So Good

I get it, there are lots of adults out there buying lots of LEGO, but for me, the best adult LEGO has always been the company’s fancy architecture …

Lego

Boston’s largest modular housing development well on its way in Charlestown

Construction workers at the Graphic can place 14 boxes daily<p>In early May, the first 129 modular boxes arrived at the construction site of the Graphic, an apartment complex slated for 32 Cambridge Street in Charlestown.<p>The two-building project will include a four-story one constructed from such …

Boston

SO? architecture builds a prefab house on the turkey-greece border

may 15, 2018<p>it's an open, beautifully assembled space with a sense of whimsy that can truly make anyone feel like a child again.<p>it's an open, …

Architecture

São Paulo Office / Capítulo Dos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project is located on a corporate building in the financial district of Guadalajara, Mexico. The …

Architecture

ARCore randomly instantiate prefab on existing planes

The ARCore demo shows us how to place a prefab on a plane via touch raycasting, but I would like to spawn a prefab randomly around the room via C# …

Housing

Articles about 6 verner panton designs modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>That’s right—we’ve found stylish, high-quality prefabs that start at $135,000.<p>When you think of Verner Panton, what initially comes to...<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place …

Frank Lloyd Wright

A Couple Transform a Prefab Shed Into a Cozy Cabin in Less Than Two Months

Two Airstream dwellers say goodbye to their mobile trailer to pursue their dream of homesteading in a cabin in the woods.<p>When Natasha Lawyer and Brett Bashaw—the couple behind the ‘Tin Can Homestead’ Airstream—grew disillusioned with Seattle’s high cost of living and congestion, they decided to …

Cabins

Tiny prefab cabin makes indoor-outdoor living a breeze

Cabin on the Border sits on the border between Greece and Turkey<p>This prefabricated cabin on the border of Turkey and Greece—and aptly called Cabin on the Border—was optimized to endure a spectrum of weather conditions, both wet and dry.<p>Designed by Istanbul-based SO? Architecture and Ideas, the tiny …

Housing

4 Companies to Know If You're Building a Prefab Home in Ohio - Dwell

These four modular home builders in Ohio can make your prefab dream a reality.<p>If you live in Ohio and are thinking of trading in your traditional build for a new prefab home, you won’t need to look far for assistance.<p>1. Covenant Builders<p>Teaming up with Rochester, Indiana, modular home manufacturer …

Housing

Kusheda Mensah Designs Furniture to Overcome Loneliness

Kusheda Mensah has just launched her first furniture collection at Milan’s Salone del Mobile, but she doesn’t necessarily see her future in …

Furniture

Uber Sky Tower by Pickard Chilton

For an invited competition, Pickard Chilton and ARUP collaborated on the concept design for a Mega-Skyport – Uber’s vision for a next-generation …

Architecture

Agnes Chandelier

Lindsey Adelman’s Agnes chandeliers for Roll & Hill feature a modular structure that can be assembled in configurations from a modest, 6?light …

Design

Cube Haus aims to disrupt housing market with architect-designed prefabs

Cube Haus is well-placed to source suitable land for its projects as company directors Paul Tully and Philip Bueno de Mesquita also set up Land …

Architecture

The Secret to Incredible EDC Isn’t Multiplicity… It’s Modularity

Thanos’ Infinity Gauntlet sported 6 infinity stones that could control every aspect of reality, rendering him the most powerful being in the entire …

Industrial Design

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Photo: Joe Fletcher / Architects Marmol Radziner Prefab / Location Moab, United States / Year 2007

Prefab Gets a Makeover With Danish Industrial Design

For 2015, Vipp, the Danish industrial design company known for its iconic trash cans and all-black kitchens, introduces a 592-square-foot prefab unit called Shelter.

Housing

Relocatable houses 'give instant equity'

Ashlea Lynch and her partner, Staun Popham, were renting a former state house in Waterview, Auckland, when they decided it was time to buy their own …

Business (New Zealand)

Dun Lughaidh secondary school hit by overnight fire

Considerable damage has been caused to a local secondary school following a fire overnight.<p>The blaze broke out at Dun Lughaidh on the Castletown Road …

Dundalk

Here's a new idea: off-the-rack prefabs by top architects

<b>Cube Haus is "disrupting the existing housing market, delivering high-design value, modular homes at reasonable prices."</b><p>Writing in the Guardian, …

Sustainability

Objekts: A Collection of Modular, Geometric Wooden Sculptures

Graphic artist Steven Scicluna of Lefty Le Mur wants to bring out your playful imagination and creativity with Objekts, a collection of modular, …

Lemurs

Spawn prefabs according to player platform with LobbyManager

I'm trying to spawn different prefabs depending on the player platform. So I'm overriding the NetworkLobbyManager to spawn objects the way I want. So …

Housing

Cube Haus seeks to solve the housing crisis with affordable prefab homes

Many large cities are struggling with severe housing issues, and one new startup is proposing an architectural solution. Developer Cube Haus – …

Architecture