Now in paperback, here is the complete, essential bestselling guide to reasonably priced prefabricated housing, available in the US and abroad. Thanks to its efficiency, affordability, and increasingly stylish design, prefab is becoming the first choice of buyers and builders. Manufactured to the highest standards, it can be ordered from anywhere in the world. "Prefab Modern" identifies the best pre-fabricated houses available today and provides a resource directory with tips on buying, insight from top architects and designers, and numerous case studies of stellar works including: The Ikea "Blolok House"; Michael Graves "Target House"; Steven Holl's "Turbulence House" (New Mexico); David Hertz's "Concrete House" (Venice,CA); "Susi" and "Fred Houses" from Kaufmann, KFN Architects (Australia); Jennifer Siegal's "Office to Mobile Design" and "Seaview House". The hardcover edition has been a "Bookscan Architecture" bestseller since publication, and was featured on the CNN/fn network.About the Author:
Jill Herbers has written various articles on architecture and interior design for dozens of publications, including House Beautiful, Home, Metropolis, The New Yorker, and ID. She also writes a Universal Press Syndicate column appearing in more than 200 newspapers, and is the author of several previous books, including Great Adaptations. She lives in Princeton.
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Descripción Harper Design, 2006. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: For many, the idea of prefab housing may bring to mind trailers and other less desirable images of home life. But this idea couldn't be more wrong! Rather, the newest trends in prefab has emerged as a great way for a design- (and cost-) conscious generation to achieve the dream of home ownership. Today, prefab houses are manufactured to the highest standards of construction and aesthetics. And with the internet, these houses can be ordered from all over the world--affording people everywhere the opportunity to acquire an affordable home of distinction. Prefab Modern explores the best prefabricated houses on the market today, from all over the world along with a resource directory on how you can purchase them. Included are case studies from all over the US and around the world, from top architects and designers. Projects featured include: The Ikea "Blokok House" Michael Graves "Target House" Steven Holl's "Turbulence House" in New Mexico David Hertz's Venice, CA "Concrete House" "SUSI" and "Fred Houses" from Kaufmann, KFN Architects (Australia) Jennifer Siegal's "Office of Mobile Design" and "Seaview House" and many more! Prefab is the inevitable next step to "cool" housing as the market looks for reasonably priced housing for first and second homes. Prefab Modern is the perfect guide to this undeniable and fascinating trend. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE_book_new_0060859644
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