Modular Construction is Popular Way to Grow a House

Modular Construction is Popular Way to Grow a House

When Richard and Terry Jeng bought their tiny bungalow in South Arlington in 2001, they kept their clothes in the attic since the closets in their first-floor bedroom were practically nonexistent. “We would sleep downstairs and go upstairs to get ready for work,”...
Stormproof Prefab Homes

Stormproof Prefab Homes

Prefab houses, which tend to involve a faster and more efficient construction process, offer a promising alternative to traditional stick-built homes. When we highlighted some of the coolest and most affordable prefab dwellings available for purchase, quite...
Piecing It Together-Hotels Turn to Modular Construction

Piecing It Together-Hotels Turn to Modular Construction

The hotel rooms at a new dual-branded Marriott Hotel near Los Angeles, which is scheduled to open in 2018, will be framed, drywalled, carpeted, and furnished 840 miles away in Boise. The structure will be a modular hotel, made of blocks that were created over the...