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  1. 10 Exterior Stairs
    Renovation

    10 Exterior Stairs

    Sagging stairs and sad stoops will soon be a thing of the past, thanks to the following inspirational ideas from clever architects and homeowners.

    written by: Erika Heet
    01.09.14

  2. Tour Stunning Apartments on Dwell Manhattan Home Tours
    Houses We Love

    Tour Stunning Apartments on Dwell Manhattan Home Tours

    For the third consecutive year, Dwell Home Tours take place across Manhattan on Saturday, October 11, 2014. It’s a rare opportunity to experience a group of private homes curated by Dwell’s editors...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    09.24.14

  3. Home and Studio Maximizes Very Narrow Site in Echo Park
    Houses We Love

    Home and Studio Maximizes Very Narrow Site in Echo Park

    A house in Echo Park makes the most of its narrow lot with open-plan spaces spread out over four levels.

    written by: Sam Eichblatt
    10.22.14

  4. 9 Modern Interiors in British Columbia
    House Tours

    9 Modern Interiors in British Columbia

    Get your daily dose of design inspiration from these interiors in mountainous British Columbia.

    written by: Andrea Smith
    07.16.15

  5. 7 City Lofts We Love
    Design 101

    7 City Lofts We Love

    We take a journey from San Diego to Brooklyn to Warsaw and beyond to check out the myriad ways to rework a loft space.

    written by: Erika Heet
    12.09.13

  6. 16 Funky Facades
    Finishing Touch

    16 Funky Facades

    These exteriors put the fun in functional.

    written by: Andrea Smith
    06.15.15

  7. John Cronin and the Beacon Institute
    Profiles

    John Cronin and the Beacon Institute

    For 35 years, John Cronin has safeguarded New York’s waterways, investigating dozens of pollution cases and authoring three laws to protect the Hudson River and its communities. So when...

    written by: Julie Taraska
    09.29.09

  8. Houses We Love

    8 Homes with Striking Layouts

    Extra attention to spatial design enhances the way these residents experience their abodes.

    written by: Kate Gregory
    08.24.15

  9. Houses We Love

    8 Examples of Cedar in Modern Homes

    It's not just for shingles: cedar is a versatile material that can be used in interiors, furniture, and more. A wide variety of cedar species means the wood comes a range of hues, from whites to...

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    09.16.15

  10. Houses We Love

    7 New Homes and Renovations That Were Less Than $200 Per Square Foot

    Modern design doesn't have to be prohibitively expensive, and while you can no longer find a vintage Eames Lounge Chair for less than $200, you can still build a modern home for less than that (per...

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    10.08.15

  11. Rooms We Love

    10 Skylights in Modern Homes

    A skylight is only technically a window; it offers a unique skyward view and brings light vertically into a space. This means a bright patch of blue, grey, or white in the ceiling whose...

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    10.22.15

  12. Houses We Love

    7 Modern Forest Retreats

    From a remote site outside Japan to the Ozark Mountains, forests are the perfect setting for these six dwellings.

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    12.16.15

  13. Most Popular Homes of 2015: Indoor-Outdoor
    Houses We Love

    Most Popular Homes of 2015: Indoor-Outdoor

    To celebrate 2015, we're rounding up the projects that were most popular on Dwell.com this year. Click through the slideshow to see readers' favorite homes that blur the line between architecture...

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    12.25.15

  14. Houses We Love

    7 Modern Homes Warmed by Underfloor Radiant Heating

    From Alaska to New York to Scotland, these homes face tough winters—and do so with efficient underfloor heating systems.

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    01.11.16

  15. Houses We Love

    6 Unique Ways to Do Indoor-Outdoor Living

    At Dwell we love letting nature into the modern home and vice-versa. However, indoor-outdoor doesn't have to mean a single large sliding door leading to the backyard. These six homes took a very...

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    12.22.15

  16. Love Animals? This House is for You
    My House

    Love Animals? This House is for You

    Just wait until you see the snake.

    written by: Olivia Martin
    photos by: José Mandojana
    04.01.16

  17. The New Zealand Native Who Can't Get Enough of the Garden State
    My House

    The New Zealand Native Who Can't Get Enough of the Garden State

    A prefabricated lakeside New Jersey retreat is one woman's outdoorsy counterpoint to city life.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    photos by: Mark Mahaney
    06.03.16

  18. Meet Us in Los Angeles for Our Biggest Home Tour Yet
    House Tours

    Meet Us in Los Angeles for Our Biggest Home Tour Yet

    Dwell has big plans for the month of June and it all starts with the third stop on our Dwell Home Tours program, which will begin on June 19th and resume on June 25th and 26th. This time around, we...

    written by: Paige Alexus
    06.07.16

  19. A Look Inside 7 Venice Beach Homes
    Houses We Love

    A Look Inside 7 Venice Beach Homes

    Often, the interiors of houses in Venice, California, are as free-spirited as the exteriors. Here are 7 from our archives that will remind you to embrace your inner bohemian.

    written by: Erika Heet
    12.02.13

  20. Mimi Cahalan's "Good Long Look"
    Post

    Mimi Cahalan's "Good Long Look"

    In 2008, Mimi Cahalan, a Santa Cruz, California-based artist, was commissioned to create a piece of art to line the outdoor entranceway to the Lido Apartments in Santa Monica, California. After...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    04.02.09

  21. The Most Popular Homes in Dwell: 41-60
    Post

    The Most Popular Homes in Dwell: 41-60

    We published and you read. Here's part three of our series on the most popular homes ever featured in Dwell. Find 1-20 here and 21-40 here. Flip through the following slideshow for 41-60, which...

    written by: Diana Budds
    02.12.13

  22. How to Design with Blue
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    How to Design with Blue

    Blue: the color that helped catapult the careers of artist Yves Klein and musician Miles Davis, the most-prized and most-expensive hue in the Renaissance. We also think it makes for striking design...

    written by: Diana Budds
    01.25.13

  23. Houses We Love

    Inside 5 Tiny Homes, All Under 600 Feet

    Call them survivalist, eco-friendly, or just plain space-efficient—these tiny homes make the most of a modest footprint in ingenious ways.

    written by: Aileen Kwun
    07.21.15

  24. 12 Tips for Tiny Bathrooms
    Renovation

    12 Tips for Tiny Bathrooms

    If your itty bitty bathroom is ready for a redo, check out these 12 projects that make the most of limited space with clever tricks.

    written by: Erika Heet
    12.19.13

  25. 8 Wraparound Porches and Balconies
    Outdoor

    8 Wraparound Porches and Balconies

    Take a look at how these eight homes extend livable space beyond their interiors with wraparound porches and balconies.

    written by: Andrea Smith
    05.29.15

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