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Prefabrication offers a simple way to construct incredibly energy-efficient, green homes. Showcasing the unlimited possibilities offered by prefabrication, Prefabulous World includes homes from Auckland, Copenhagen, Tokyo, Toronto, Los Angeles and elsewhere, surveying some of the most extraordinary ecologically sustainable homes in the world. The houses presented in Prefabulous World are sophisticated examples of architecture and design as well as sustainability. The book specifically highlights the energy-saving elements of each home featured, covering a wide range of new technologies. With floor plans, multiple images of the exterior and interior of each home, and an extensive resource section that lists the architects, builders, designers and suppliers that worked on each home.
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Sheri Koones is a widely respected author, a member of the National Association of Real Estate Editors, the Sustainable Building Industry Council and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. Her previous books include Prefabulous, and Abrams' Prefabulous + Sustainable and Prefabulous + Almost Off the Grid.

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"As we look into the future, it is clear that more and more intelligent materials and energies will be brought to hand as preassembled optimized components and systems, and they will be beautiful--just witness the homes we enjoy discovering in this lovely book!"--William McDonough "designer, advisor, thought leader, and coauthor of Cradle to Cradle and The Upcycle " As we look into the future, it is clear that more and more intelligent materialsand energies will be brought to hand as preassembled optimizedcomponents and systems, and they will be beautiful just witness thehomes we enjoy discovering in this lovely book! --William McDonough "designer, advisor, thought leader, and coauthor of Cradle to Cradle and The Upcycle ""

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