Oct , The E Cube followed the Passive House Standard The structure s cm thick, polyurethane walls create an envelope allowing the house to be heated without a conventional heating system, saving resources in the long run Solar Decathlon green design energy efficient green building recycled materials
Dec , Revolution Precrafted aims to democratise high design and architecture with prefab structures by famous designers including Kengo Kuma and Zaha Hadid The clam shell shaped structure is made from laser cut and perforated steel surfaces, aluminium box sections and timber loops Other pavilion
Feb , Making full use of a difficult triangular site this elegant new museum is clad in locally mined travertine stone, and features a distinctive saw tooth roof which This unit scheme in Harlow, Essex integrates a mix of new and familiar house typologies, prefabricated timber construction and a highly efficient
Nov , Designed by Vancouver based Michael Green Architecture and Architect of Record DLR Group, the seven story tower is the first modern wooden building of its kind to have been built in over years Created from prefabricated timber panels, the , square foot building s structural system was
Oct , The method according to claim , wherein the prepuff particles comprise expanded polymer particles having an inner cell wall thickness of at least at least One cement based layer contains water, cement, and expanded polystyrene foam beads in first proportions and a second exterior surface contains
The panels impart a delicate quality to the otherwise hard edged and programmatically driven geometry of the building These imaginative laser cut walls extend up past the building proper, enclosing a rooftop sundeck that is accessed via a staircase running up the side of the structure the perfect spot to practice
Apr , Passion House M, prefab home, rockwool insulation, sauna, Architect , modular The environmentally friendly Passion House M is constructed mainly out of wood, with a glulam structure frame and cross laminated timber wall panels The windows are made from wood aluminum and the furnishings
Jul , Timber guest house in Russia by Peter Kostelov with patchwork facade and patterned panels that look like paper doilies Doors and windows are surrounded by the decorative plywood panels and trims, featuring laser cut patterns that look like computer pixels Deco Pattern House by Peter Kostelov.
May , Designed by Prague based FAM Architekti, the Lake Cabin is clad in a slatted timber facade that folds open to reveal a large opening overlooking beautiful views of The slatted larch cladding and framework were laser cut offsite and then assembled together at the lakefront in just one and a half weeks.
Simply assemble the laser cut cardboard frame, fill in the hollows gaps with tightly packed dirt, place grass seeds all over, and wait for it to grow into a grass mound you can relax It comes with a rugged ABS composite exterior to keep you safe from the elements and a W solar panel that powers this bike up to MPH.
Jul , The selected sheet metal is AISI stainless steel with a thickness of mm, press formed with custom openings cut by lasers with fine brushed finish Stratigraphy is organised as follows a sandwich panel in wood and mineral wool with a thickness of mm, coupled on the outside with a transpiring,
Aug , The end walls and roof of the house are made of cement and wood fibre while the gabled ends are clad with Corten steel, which is perforated with images of trees Prefab House in Cedeira by MYCC The six metre by three metre house was fabricated in a Madrid factory and assembled on site in three days.
Mar , In an impressive collaborative effort, the UK Enterprise Centre of the University of East Anglia has become a model of how sustainable and low environmental impact buildings should be built One of the world s only modern buildings to use thatch to cover its outer walls, the center reveals its designers
Aug , Designed by Prague based FAM Architekti, the Lake Cabin is clad in a slatted timber facade that folds open to reveal a large opening overlooking beautiful views of The slatted larch cladding and framework were laser cut offsite and then assembled together at the lakefront in just one and a half weeks.
Apr , SCAD painting alumnus Will Penny designed a pastel colored geometric facade that wraps around the exterior Dominated by blue hues, the SCADpad Europe s blue lacquered wood panels and copper roof were inspired by the medieval architecture of the Lacoste campus in France Inside, artist Trish
Jun , The timber for the building was milled over the course of two days with just enough to partially clad the exterior of the new studio we can lower costs it s overly optimistic to think we ll get to a point where we ll prefab everything, but we can use technology to cut down labor costs and increase efficiency.
Aug , An anchor shaft has a first end secured to the back up wall, and a second free end of the shaft projects into a space between the back up wall and the veneer The fastener barrel may include teeth for cutting through insulation and any backup wall sheeting as the threaded stud is driven through insulation
Aug , This clever solar shutter system bears more than a passing resemblance to old school German wooden shutters only writ large, spanning every exterior surface of house and covered with photovolaic panels that generate electricity while they simultaneously shade the house from the sun And the judges
Aug , A groundbreaking modular home for contemporary families, CEM is clad in a suite of photovoltaic panels that track the sun as it makes its way across the The Omotenashi House by Chiba University is a gorgeous solar home wrapped in a green wall that was inspired by traditional Japanese architecture.
Mar , The project s folded roof and prefabricated skeletal frame evoke the region s hilly topography and twisted, wind swept Moonah trees Filled with natural daylight, the timber clad interior is divided into two levels the bedroom and ensuite are located at mezzanine levels, whereas the other indoor spaces
Cut a Beam placing a coffered ceiling s perimeter beam Photo by Ryan Benyi Measure for the first main perimeter beam If your room is square or irregular, start with a perimeter beam that runs perpendicular to the joists, (Panel adhesive is thicker than wood glue and could cause the molding to stand off the beams.)
Aug , Timber louvers wrap around the building to protect the interior from excessive sunlight The Pond House at Ten The key to Professor Jacobson s new net zero home is BONE Structure s innovative and lightweight steel frame system laser cut in a factory and delivered for on site assembly The steel frame