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Space Requirements in Different Countries

Space Requirements in Different Countries

August 20, 2020 (4 min read)

This article sums up some learnings that we gathered with a tool for calculating the price of a prefab house (https://houseprice.creatomus.com/). The tool, aimed at private customers, is a kind... Read more


A house delivered in shipping containers

A house delivered in shipping containers

July 30, 2019 (1 min read)

Dacha is a configurable wooden house that comes in 2 different sizes. It can be used as a summer house, a part of the cabin resort, or as a small family home. The house has a single story and a... Read more


Modular apartment house configurator

Modular apartment house configurator

July 19, 2019 (1 min read)

The interactive apartment house configurator was created as part of the ongoing research and development work at teh Faculty of Architecture, Estonian academy of arts by Triin Vallner and Keiti Lige.... Read more


Massively local housing

Massively local housing

November 26, 2018 (2 min read)

The housing crisis seems to be the status quo state almost everywhere in the world. Despite all the fuss the crisis seems to be everlasting. We need houses; we need it delivered reliably, fast,... Read more


A House Manufacturer's Dilemmas

A House Manufacturer's Dilemmas

November 26, 2018 (2 min read)

Dilemma No1 Why and how to fabricate and design configurable houses? House manufacturers are increasingly putting more effort into creating their own house products. It makes good sense since the... Read more


The house is a product

The house is a product

November 25, 2018 (2 min read)

Architects are in active search for new business models. Perhaps the most common new business models tried are attempts to productise architectural services by inventing new and distinctive house... Read more


Mass-customized housing

Mass-customized housing

November 23, 2018 (2 min read)

Detailed architectural models can be nowadays easily displayed online. With maturing of WebGL it has become possible to even build applications that manipulate complex 3D geometry directly in... Read more


Buying a custom home online

Buying a custom home online

November 20, 2018 (2 min read)

Shopping for a new house online is not as easy as it may sound. You can browse from a horde of different house types by off-site manufacturers and volume house builders. Or you can easily find an... Read more