one+ modular homes
 
one+ modular homes one+ modular homes
oct 12, 2010

one+ modular homes

image: johan robach

one+ is a housing concept by the swedish company add-a-room that allows users to build their home through prefabricated modules. the system was designed by danish architect lars frank nielsen and uses 15m square rooms as building blocks for dwellings. the units are built off site and assembled on location to streamline the process and keep costs down. users can use one module or combine multiple ones to create their own design. the system uses local swedish materials and energy efficient windows and doors. basic units start at around 35,000 USD.

http://www.addaroom.se

image: johan robach

image: johan robach

image: matti marttinen l

image: matti marttinen l

image: matti marttinen l

  • What a great idea! It means you can start of with a small house and make it larger as your finances grow.

    James says:
  • they are simply fantastic…they look a bit like british beach houses in the whistable-frinton area check out http://www.studiomama.com/chalet.html

    roberta cutolo-adjaye LONDON says:
  • I like the simplicity of the fittings. The end product is attractive and yet not difficult to pull off.

    rcvs1 says:
  • Traditional Thai house architecture is the similar concept, but in different style due to tropical climate and conditions of location, land, and purposes of the structure.

    See detail;

    [url=http://www.thai-architecture.com/thhouses.html]Thai House Architecture[/url]

    Yai says:
  • I love the idea of being able to live with less and enjoying more of what is naturally around you, making for a great place to get away to.

    John Dardani - GDI says:
  • swedish concept. build your own house using the pre-cast module provided and expand whenever you like. First time heard of DYI-architecture and construct your home…swedish is well known for DIY furniture (IKEA)and now they have architecture! .

    TheBlurblock says:
  • Nice work

    Rihana says:
  • This is offering us a new way of looking at our living habits of the past and correct our vision of living.

    Ashley Helmich says:
  • love it – see also something similar in the aussie vernacular although more one off than production line – love the idea that this client (famous aussie film director) has thought small rather than HUGE for their escape pad.

    to all those architects and designers out there – please maintain the message – small and perfectly formed is soooo the way to go

    click permanent camping 2007 projects at below website

    http://www.caseybrown.com.a/casey_brown_architecture.htm

    Jo Dalton says:
  • ikea housing

    christobal says:
  • simplicity is all we need. at least i do. this is brilliant.

    mmm says:

have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.
all comments are reviewed for the purposes of moderation before publishing.

comments policy
LOG IN
designboom's comment policy guidelines
generally speaking, if we publish something, it's because we're genuinely interested in the subject. we hope you'll share this interest and if you know even more about it, please share! our goal in the discussion threads is to have good conversation and we prefer constructive opinions. we and our readers have fun with entertaining ones. designboom welcomes alerts about typos, incorrect names, and the like.
the correction is at the discretion of the post editor and may not happen immediately.

what if you disagree with what we or another commenter has to say?
let's hear it! but please understand that offensive, inappropriate, or just plain annoying comments may be deleted or shortened.

- please do not make racist, sexist, anti-semitic, homophobic or otherwise offensive comments.
- please don't personally insult the writers or your fellow commenters.
- please avoid using offensive words, replacing a few letters with asterisks is not a valid workaround.
- please don't include your website or e-mail address in your comments for the purpose of self-promotion.
- please respect jury verdicts and do not discuss offensively on the competition results
(there is only one fist prize, and designboom usually asks renown professionals to help us to promote talent.
in addition to the awarded designs, we do feel that almost all deserve our attention, that is why we publish
the best 100-200 entries too.)

a link is allowed in comments as long as they add value in the form of information, images, humor, etc. (links to the front page of your personal blog or website are not okay). unwelcome links (to commercial products or services of others, offensive material etc. ) will be redacted. and, ... yes, spam gets banned. no, we do not post fake comments.

PRODUCT LIBRARY

a diverse digital database that acts as a valuable guide in gaining insight and information about a product directly from the manufacturer, and serves as a rich reference point in developing a project or scheme.

architecture news

×
keep up with our daily and weekly stories
489,353 subscribers
- see sample
- see sample