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3D Printed Houses : The Future of Prefab?

printed housing

Much of the efficiency of prefab comes from computer-assisted design. Designers come armed with digital tools versus hammers and nails. Still, traditional construction methods are required to get the job done. In the last few years 3D printing has edged its way closer to the forefront. As a marker of cutting edge technology, printing everything from shoes…

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Alternative Housing Options

quonset hut home

With rising prices, finding alternative housing options is a commonly talked-about issue. It’s not unique to today though. Over the centuries, people have been devising plans on how to provide cheap but sustainable means of sheltering people without sacrificing quality and, for some designers, style. And there’s nothing more familiar for the Americans than what…

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Modern Prefab Homes

Modern Prefab Home

Modern prefab homes have seen much advancement over the past few years. They are far more than the simple boxes that Sears sold through its catalog in the 40’s. There is a new generation of home buyer and architect that have championed a movement within the prefab industry, a movement based on

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A Brief Look At The Evolution Of Housing

In the early days of “housing”, shelter was often nothing more than the most basic protection from the elements. As building techniques became more advanced, people started to develop higher expectations of what their shelter should look like.

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