·The latest prefabricated building projects, including a Yo! Home scheme to compact houses into small apartments and a house made out of shipping containers.
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No Footprint House is a prototype prefabricated home in Costa Rica
No Footprint House is linked to the local electricity and water networks, which A-01 said are almost completely powered by renewable energy, while solar panels are used to heat the water on-site in order to save energy.
Sanden+Hodnekvam Arkitekter designs red concrete house in Lillehammer
The studio also designed the house so that no inner walls are load-bearing. This was to save money in the future as it means the house can be adapted to the client's changing needs but also meant the owners could help build the house themselves.
Marina Tabassum brings prefabricated Bangladeshi homes to Sharjah
Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum has erected three prefabricated houses at the Sharjah Architecture Triennial, to highlight the families that relocate their homes as river channels move within the Bengal Delta.