28 Aug '16, 11am

Modular Home Expands to Meet Your Needs

Modular Home Expands to Meet Your Needs

The Portuguese design firm Appleton & Domingos recently designed the so-called Treehouse Riga, which is a modular home that can be easily adapted to the owner’s needs. The designs were created for the modular homebuilder Jular. Given that it’s a prefab home, there’s less construction waste as compared to traditional building methods, and expanding it to accommodate a growing family, for example, is a breeze. The basic version of Treehouse Riga measures 474 sq ft (44 sq m) and features two bedrooms. It’s made of just two modules. Each module measures 236 sq ft (22 sq m) and they are joined together in an offset way, which creates exterior spaces that slightly are different from each other. Presumably, more modules can simply be attached to the home, to create additional spaces such as extra rooms, a studio, a second bathroom and so on. The kitchen and living area are locate...

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/2016/08/modular-home-expands-t...

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