One of the coolest, most affordable prefab homes we know is the DublDom, a series of simple gabled modern cabins range from a tiny studio to a three-bedroom. now, after operating only in Russia for the most part, DublDom is taking pre-orders for the U.S.
New net-zero Solar Farmhouse from Deltec generates all its own energy
The North Carolina prefab builders at Deltec launched a line of affordable net-zero energy homes last year to great fanfare from off-grid buffs around the U.S. Now we’re thrilled to see them introduce a brand new design to this collection; a charming, classically-styled Solar Farmhouse with all of the old-fashioned curb appeal, plus the futuristic technology that makes this home achieve net-zero energy.
Don’t let the term “prefab home” scare you away – today’s prefabricated homes (also termed “building systems” by the National Association of Home Builders), are downright fabulous. Not only do they provide home buyers with a custom, energy-efficient building solution, they’re also typically more affordable than traditional stick-built homes.
Turkel Design is a leading manufacturer of prefab homes. The firm has partnered with Dwell to develop the Axiom series, a modern prefab model that's designed to be functional, attractive, and energy-efficient. Read excerpts from <a href="https://www.dwell.com/dwell-design/article/preview-joel-turkel-prefab-design">Dwell's interview with principal Joel Turkel</a> below, and click through the slideshow for a glimpse at the Axiom homes.