Entry from US English dictionary
(Of houses or other buildings) built piece-by-piece on the premises, rather than constructed from prefabricated units.
- I am so tired of seeing stickbuilt homes demolished and built again.
- It is typical to save approximately 20% on the price of a modular home over the price of a stickbuilt one, and have your modular home delivered in eight weeks or less!
- Their standards for energy-crafted homes has him just as excited - whether a home's stickbuilt or steel-framed is secondary.
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