Torontonians Dan and Diane Molenaar head north to Drag Lake when they need a weekend away from urban life—though they brought some of the city with them. The mirrored windows that circle the cottage were recycled from two office towers in Toronto.
Prefab homes have been around for some time, but here are five of the most prefabulous designs on the scene right now. They come in all shapes and sizes and show just how sophisticated the prefab home has become.
California Round House DBA California Yurts inc. has been Building in the State since We are a full service Construction Company, manufacturer and installer of Custom Round Panelized sustainable homes, studios and structures.
A project by Tom Kundig from Seattle-based studio Olson Kundig Architects, The Brain is a striking cinematic laboratory designed for a filmmaker. The cubic-foot building is made of glass and cast-in-place concrete, and features interior.
Backyard Playhouse in Bogota, Columbia. This small playhouse designed by Manuel Villa features a wood exterior echoing this distinctive silhouette with honeycomb panels, and a fully glazed facade that opens onto a teak deck.