A Bright Idea: BrightBuilt Barn

With its super insulation and solar-power system, the prefabricated BrightBuilt Barn by Kaplan Thompson Architects and Bensonwood Woodworking Company produces far more energy than it consumes.

With movable walls, the prototype can be reconfigured into a one- or two-bedroom home.
Photography By Naomi C.O. Beal and KTA