PREFAB WEEHOUSES PREPARING TO LAND ON ROOFTOP AT LYN-LAKE, ADDING DENSITY AND SUSTAINABILITY TO URBAN NEIGHBORHOOD

By Alchemy Architects on July 25, 2017 in Blog
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News that Alchemy Architects’ weeHouses would soon appear in the Lyn-Lake neighborhood, on the roof of a building at 29th and Bryant, got us wondering: Is this the first application of the modular prefab housing system on a rooftop? “No!” responded Geoff Warner, founder of the Alchemy Architects and weeHouse. At Phillips Garden, a landscape architecture firm located in a renovated Arts & Crafts gas station in the Phillips neighborhood, weeHouses were positioned on the roof for office space in 2005. “We made modules that fit on either side of a structure that held up cars undergoing repairs,” he explains[Read More]