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Micaela Colella, Maurizio Barberio, wooden home, prefab housing, recyclable architecture, recyclable house, prefab, italian architects, solar roof tiles, modular architecture

The high standardization of the modules and their total prefabrication creates great flexibility. This goal is also achieved by splitting the building in several basic structural elements designed to be mounted with all the finishes and without thermal bridges.

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Thanks to an innovative foundation made of steel, which reduces or eliminates the need for excavation, the house is 100 percent recyclable. A low inclination roof allows for the installation ofsolar roof tiles capable of producing electricity and heat. The house also has a clear division between the living and the sleeping area with a glazed corridor/entrance in the middle that allows residents to re-establish contact with the surrounding environment (flow of time) during each passage.

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