The idea of building or renovating your home can be daunting. Design schemes flood your brain as you stare at an empty lot or cramped kitchen. How can you best translate those visions into reality?...
The love of my life can prepare entire meals using only a sharp knife and a cast-iron pan. It’s a useful skill, but if you want to know the truth, I find his attitude a little annoying.
The future of universal design is what’s in store for us collectively. Here’s the heads-up.
The popular myth is that foreclosures can provoke ire in sellers and bad karma for buyers, but this is rarely the case.
The American kitchen is a complicated affair.
In the San Francisco offices of Yves Béhar’s industrial design and branding firm, the work environment
suits the work.
Daylight is the lifeblood of a Good Small Space. Start the process of getting the light right by better understanding the nature of the light-emitting gas ball that we call the sun.
No longer stuck in the ’50s pink- or yellow-tiled rut, today bath fixtures come in a wide variety of materials. For those who enjoy visibility (and Windex), glass is a clear choice.
Tuning a traditional radio is a simple and incredibly rich interaction. As we turn the dial, we hear snippets of sound as the stations come and go. We navigate by the programs on air, picking up...
Thirty years from now, there will be no more oil.
But that’s, like, 30 years from now, and by then we’ll all
be driving hydrogen cars, teleporting to space hotels,
and eating blue foods while...
Herman Miller’s National Design Center in Atlanta
achieved a LEED Gold rating
for commercial interiors.
Most modernists find color as attractive as traditional Tudors. Fred Bernstein, a resolute lover of neutrals, attempts to expand his horizon of hues.
Though contractors are unusually deft with tools, accidents do happen. SawStop puts an end to that.
The future of the office is about
providing a balanced response to
the environment and the person
in the office—–or at home, in the park,
on a plane, or wherever the “office” happens to be.
The entire town of Solomonville, Arizona, heard their bickering, even through the thick walls of their adobe house, and they say that when my great-grandfather left my great-grandmother and lit out...
As impressive as Italy’s design legacy is, it’s the future that moves this lot. Get the inside track on what’s next.