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Why Buy Prefab for Your First Home?

  In the past, the term prefab conjures images of nondescript houses that are lined up next to each other. That’s not the case anymore. The prefab industry has evolved dramatically over the years with more architects, interior designers, and home builders...

Filipino-Designed Customizable Prefab Homes by BUDJI+ROYAL

Filipino-Designed Customizable Prefab Homes by BUDJI+ROYAL With great emphasis on customizability and functionality, Filipino creative and innovative firm BUDJI+ROYAL ARCHITECTURE+DESIGN creates two groundbreaking projects that set a new trend in the prefab housing...

7 Home Design Mistakes You Could Be Doing (With Solutions!)

7 Home Design Mistakes You Could Be Doing (With Solutions!)   Giving your space a makeover can be both taxing and rewarding. It takes time and energy, but when done right, the result gives your interiors a brand new look. While decorating your interiors is highly...

Ed Calma Designs a Cut Diamond-Inspired Prefab Home

Ed Calma Designs a Cut Diamond-Inspired Prefab Home   A Filipino architectural virtuoso is raising the bar in prefab home design in the Philippines. Multi-awarded architect Eduardo “Ed” Calma of Lor Calma & Partners is a visionary who believes that houses can...

6 Qualities of a Disaster-Resistant Home

6 Qualities of a Disaster-Resistant Home   Disasters strike at the most inopportune moments and climate change is making it even worse. According to the NASA Earth Observatory, rising temperatures due to climate change can potentially increase the intensity of...

10 Profitable Ways to Monetize Your Vacant Land

10 Profitable Ways to Monetize Your Vacant Land   Having your own piece of land is a great investment because the value of land hardly ever depreciates. However, taxes and maintenance fees come with having a spare land under your name. This is why you need to...

Designer Spotlight: Rafael Pelli

Designer Spotlight: Rafael Pelli   Rafael Pelli is an innovator and pioneer in the field of sustainable design. His integrated design approach has led to important precedents in high-rise residential, public university, and commercial buildings. In 2000, Rafael...

Designer Spotlight: Craig Copeland

Designer Spotlight: Craig Copeland Craig Copeland is an architect, sculptor and industrial designer who is the Associate Partner in the New York City studio of Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, and founding partner of Situcraft in Long Island City, New York. Born on 14...

Designer Spotlight: César Pelli

Designer Spotlight: César Pelli Cesar Pelli is an Argentine-American architect hailed as one of the most acclaimed architects of the 20th century, having won over 200 awards for his work. Born on October 12, 1926, and raised in Tucumán, Argentina, he grew up in a...

Prefab vs Modular Homes: What’s the Difference?

Prefab vs Modular Homes: What’s the Difference? Prefab homes and modular homes are becoming more popular through the years, yet we often confuse one for the other. Read on to understand the nuances between the two. Prefab or prefabricated is an umbrella term for...

10 Timeless Designs by Philip Johnson

10 Timeless Designs by Philip Johnson To be an admirable designer, one must have a mix of both creativity and practicality. In the world of architecture, only a few names are able to master this. They think out of the box and translate their ideas into groundbreaking...

The Truth Behind Prefab Misconceptions

The Truth Behind Prefab Misconceptions Time, together with the advancements in technology, has done significant improvements in prefab—from construction to materials and design. Excellent quality, durability, aesthetics are now given a premium to raise the bar in...

Philip Johnson’s Glass House Reimagined with a Prefab Home

Philip Johnson’s Glass House Reimagined with a Prefab Home Seventy years ago, Philip Johnson became a revolutionary of his time by designing one of the pioneering symbols of contemporary architecture. His Glass House, which was originally designed for his master...

5 Big Trends Shaping Real Estate in 2017

5 Big Trends Shaping Real Estate in 2017 The real estate market expects a bright future ahead. So as we enter 2017, the preparation for some changes brought about by global events and market shifts in 2016 becomes imperative. In 2016, we saw a lot of foreign investors...

5 Reasons to Love Designer Prefab Homes

5 Reasons to Love Designer Prefab Homes Home is where the heart is, so the saying goes. It’s where everything starts – where you build your dreams, your aspirations, your family, your life. Today, people don’t just look for a home that can provide a space to live....

Designer Precrafted Homes: The New Prefab Trend

Designer Precrafted Homes: The New Prefab Trend The discourse on prefab home must now go beyond practicality and design flexibility as homebuyers are now more discerning and meticulous. People are learning to see the significance of sustainability, eco-friendliness,...

5 Business Benefits of Designer Prefab Homes

5 Business Benefits of Designer Prefab Homes The growing demand for prefab homes is causing a shift in the real estate scene. By 2020, global shipments of prefab homes are expected to reach 1.1 million units. This increased popularity can be rooted in its...

Designer Spotlight: Ron Arad

Designer Spotlight: Ron Arad Ron Arad is a familiar figure in the art and design world. He launched his illustrious career in 1981 with the creation of an unusual piece of furniture called the Rover chair. It was a fusion of two ready-made items or “found objects”—a...

Designer Prefab Homes: The Next Big Thing

Designer Prefab Homes: The Next Big Thing Prefabricated homes are nothing new. In fact, they have come a long way since the early 1900s, and the days when these are thought as “trailers” are already gone. The prefabrication of homes off-site has become one of the most...

Designer Spotlight: Tom Dixon

Designer Spotlight: Tom Dixon Whenever Tom Dixon sets his heart on something, he simply does it and comes out successful. Most of his feature biography attempts to explore the complex facets of his expansive career—highlighting how his eccentric and anarchic mind...

The Rise of the Prefab Market Around the World [Infographic]

The Rise of the Prefab Market Around the World [Infographic] In recent years, the prefab home market has shown a steady rise due to its advantages—energy efficiency, faster construction time compared with stick-built homes, transportability, and more. This growing...

7 Designer Prefab Homes You Can Order Online

7 Designer Prefab Homes You Can Order Online If you think prefab homes are just a bunch of ready-to-move-into box-style houses, think again. The new prefabricated home—or simply prefab—might as well be called pre-crafted home. Today’s modern prefab homes could...

11 Genius Home Décor Hacks You Must Know

11 Genius Home Décor Hacks You Must Know The fun part in owning a house is being able to decorate your space as you please. Whether you live in a traditional or prefabricated home, your space demands your attention. Often, we consult with interior designers since they...

Designer Spotlight: KRAVITZ DESIGN

Designer Spotlight: KRAVITZ DESIGN Many of us know Lenny Kravitz as the musician who gave us hits such as Are You Gonna Go My Way and American Woman. While his legacy as a music icon is undeniable, the enigmatic artist has another side to his artistry. A More Visual...

Buying a House? 9 Tips for Homebuyers

Buying a House? 9 Tips for Homebuyers Not everyone is keen on investing in a new home. Some people may feel comfortable renting an apartment while others live with their families. However, there comes a time when you have to be on your own and purchase a residence....

10 Zaha Hadid Designs That Will Stand The Test Of Time

10 Zaha Hadid Designs That Will Stand The Test Of Time Zaha Hadid built amazing structures and left a legacy. Hadid’s recent passing is a big loss to the architecture world, and it seemed like the industry lost a beam that had supported it for years. The founder of...

8 Must-Read Articles About Prefab Homes

8 Must-Read Articles About Prefab Homes Prefabricated homes or simply prefab homes have been a popular choice among homebuyers nowadays because of the numerous benefits that come with it such as faster build time, sustainability, and the ability to relocate anytime...

10 Things Your Interior Designer Won’t Tell You

10 Things Your Interior Designer Won’t Tell You There’s a lot that goes on beneath the surface when a homeowner and an interior designer engage in a home project. An interior designer may appear calm, provide you with creative home design ideas, and tell you that...

Designer Spotlight: Kengo Kuma

Designer Spotlight: Kengo Kuma Kengo Kuma is regarded as the quintessential Japanese architect of today, an artist who deftly combines traditional building crafts with modern materials and technology. He is also a prolific author who has published literary works since...

Why Designer Prefab Homes Are the Future of Housing

Why Designer Prefab Homes Are the Future of Housing New homeowners are looking for unique, greener, and smarter homes that are durable and energy-efficient at the same time. In which case, prefabricated homes remain to be one of the top answers. Prefabricated homes...

15 Home Design Tips for Small Spaces

15 Home Design Tips for Small Spaces Making the most of compact living spaces has been a rising trend in interior design. It’s no surprise to learn that as major municipalities become more congested, the average home size had to condense to accommodate more individual...

Designer Prefab Communities: A Game Changer in Property Development

Designer Prefab Communities: A Game Changer in Property Development Prefabrication of homes may no longer be a fresh concept in the market, but a designer prefab community definitely is. With the real estate sector now experiencing a momentous resurgence, the prefab...

Inspirational Quotes from Famous Architects, Artists and Designers

Inspirational Quotes from Famous Architects, Artists and Designers Designing your own space can be daunting. Not to mention, the wide variety of design inspirations, materials, and philosophies can be overwhelming. To guide you in your journey, here are inspirations...

Prefab vs Traditional Homes: What’s the Difference?

Prefab vs Traditional Homes: What's the Difference? Owning a property and building a home for one’s family is every person’s dream. If you are a prospective homebuyer, you need to know the different options available to you once you decide to buy a house. These days,...

How to Build a House in 90+ Days [with Infographic]

HOW TO BUILD A HOUSE IN 90+ DAYS ( WITH INFOGRAPHIC ) Contrary to a prevailing notion that building homes can take years before you can fully dwell in it, some customized lodging advancements and knowledgeable advisors have pitched in to completely revolutionize the...

Designer Spotlight: Marcel Wanders

Designer Spotlight: Marcel Wanders Marcel Wanders is a world-renowned Dutch product designer, interior designer, and art director who first gained widespread recognition in 1996 for the iconic Knotted Chair. That piece was a fusion of high-tech materials mixed with...

Top 100 Interior Design Blogs and Websites to Follow Now

Top 100 Interior Design Blogs and Websites to Follow Now Trends in interior design are always changing and evolving. New styles emerge, adding to an already awesome collection of design practices and approaches. For design enthusiasts, professionals, and even...

18 Big Design Ideas for Small Living Rooms

18 Big Design Ideas for Small Living Rooms Living rooms are the heart and soul of every home. As a space that can serve as a lounge room, workspace, and entertainment room, it comes in all shapes, forms and sizes. If you’re looking for a way to maximize your small...

20+ Interior Design Ideas to Upgrade Your Home

20+ Interior Design Ideas to Upgrade Your Home Throughout decades and generations, home interior designs have been diversifying where each style offers an experience distinct from the other. Trends come and go, but the practice of designing your space will stand the...

MODERN PREFAB IS THE NEW MOBILE HOME

MODERN PREFAB IS THE NEW MOBILE HOME The popularity of prefabricated homes has a great story to tell. Through the years, it has been making its own mark in the real estate scene given its practicality, sophistication and livability. Its recognition began as soon as...