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Home Build: Is Traditional Construction Better than Pre-Fab?

Cheaper, faster, can be built anywhere, and more sustainable, there’s a case for ordering your home online.

There is no visible difference in appearance or quality between a pre-fab house and a traditionally built house. A prefabricated house in Bergfelde, Germany. Built in 2002 by the German Haas-Fertigbau GmbH. Photo taken by the owner, Andreas Koll in 2005. Creative Commons.

Many years ago, while dealing in a casino in Northern California, a fellow croupier invited me to their home in the middle of nowhere. They proudly told me it was pre-fab, and they…

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Tessa Schlesinger

Tessa Schlesinger

I support Bernie Sanders (US), Jeremy Corbyn (UK), am an atheist, and a life long thinker which comes through in my writing.