If you like modern architecture you will love our all steel prefab home in Silver Lake, CA. This project has been featured in the L.A. Times, Dwell Magazine, along with recently being named on Airbnb’s Top 10 Rental List for L.A. Designed by Architect Tom Marble, the Minimalist style provides a durable rental property with… Read More
There’s little question that prefab steel is the current direction of the future of building. Cost effectiveness, efficiency and speed of construction combined with new technologies which allow for 100% custom buildings all make steel a very powerful option whether you’re building your next home or starting a new development. But there are a few things… Read More
EcoSteel Prefabricated Steel Homes Process There’s little question that prefab steel is the current direction of the future of building. Cost effectiveness, efficiency and speed of construction combined with new technologies allows for 100% custom buildings. All of these make steel a very powerful option whether you’re building your next home or starting a new… Read More
Protect Your Family: Build A Fire Resistant Home Fires continue to ignite across Los Angeles and Santa Barbara Counties. Link to Article from Los Angeles Times “Two sprawling wildfires tore through at least 4,500 acres in the San Gabriel Mountains on Monday, and only a canyon prevented the blazes from merging into one massive inferno,… Read More
How To Start Living A More Minimal Lifestyle – Article by: APARTMENTTHERAPY.COM “A minimalist lifestyle is not for everyone. But in this hectic world, many of us feel that call — to have less, to spend less, to do less, to need less. Where does one start on the path to minimalism? We’ve got the beginner’s road… Read More
Miami Modern Prefab – The Tin Box: Pioneering the Future of Sustainable Architecture Written By Kerissa Glentz When EcoSteel client David Rifkind and his wife, Holly Zickler set out to build The Tin Box, they didn’t realize their project would become such a large public spectacle. This green design has since drawn the attention of… Read More
In celebration of Earth Day, Professor David Rifkind‘s sustainable house, “Tin Box” was featured on NBC 6 Miami. Features of this eco-friendly home include building with 100% recycled steel and a recycled water system.
The 1,700-square-foot home’s unusual design resists excess with rugged minimalism. There were many incarnations of this lot before its owner had settled on a harmonizing design. Set in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, the site was allegedly a dumping ground during the construction of a nearby freeway—a concern brought to the owner by… Read More
EcoSteel Thermal Assessment by University Of Utah, College Of Architecture + Planning View Original Article “Ecosteel delivers on prefabricated metal building packages applied to residential and commercial construction projects. The series of wall and roof panels utilized by Ecosteel are metal sandwich filled with non CFC polyisocyanurate foam. The panels are manufactured in a uniform… Read More
The two-story residence, sitting on an irregularly shaped concrete base and supported with five strategically imbedded caissons, was built with a steel frame prefabricated by a company called Eco Steel, helping to avoid the waste prevalent on most construction projects.