Gallery: Prefab for Multi-Generational Living Unveiled at West Coast Gr...

This year’s show house at West Coast Green addresses the changing needs of modern-day family life in a compromised economy. Designed as a backyard cottage, the ‘Inspired In-Lawmodular, factory-built, one-bedroom unit supports senior independence, while encouraging multiple generations to live comfortably together. Larson + Shores Architects, Inc. designed the modular home and Eco Offsite built and funded the project, which minimizes energy costs with natural day lighting and high-efficiency windows, appliances and insulation. The home can be ordered pre-assembled or as a set of construction drawings that can be assembled by a contractor or even the inhabitants themselves. Read on for an exclusive look inside!

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