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Tips for Creating Bedrooms in Difficult Layouts

When renovating or adding on to your home, a perfectly rectangular room may not be available, see these seven creative ways to carve out bedroom space.
March 21, 2014
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Sebastian Mariscal's Wood Architecture

We interviewed architect Sebastian Mariscal on his thoughtful, textured approach to designing with wood, for our 2014 Materials special issue.
March 15, 2014
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A Closer Look: 4 Homes by Gray Organschi Architecture

Lisa Gray and Alan Organschi, founders of the New Haven, Connecticut, architecture firm Gray Organschi, specialize in thoughtful, site-specific homes. See our favorites from the Dwell archives.
March 14, 2014
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A Modern House in Elizabeth Beach, Australia

Architect Shane Blue crafts a modern home on a remote plot of land in southeastern Australia.
March 13, 2014
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A Modern House in the Forest Designed for Aging In Place

An architect creates a long-term home for his parents around a glass enclosure built to celebrate the greenery of its Northwestern site.
March 12, 2014
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Mountaintop Modern

A couple's investment of sweat equity pays dividends in a mountainside house in southwestern Colorado
March 12, 2014
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A Sustainable "Case Study" House in California

A Southern California architect approaches his family home as an experiment in sustainable design.
March 7, 2014
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7 Luminous Modern Interiors

Bright and light-filled, these seven homes ranging from a Los Angeles renovation to a spa-like bathroom in upstate New York are a breath of fresh air.
March 5, 2014
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A Family-Friendly Landscape Design in Virginia

Thanks to an earth-moving renovation, a hillside Virginia home located on a notch between two ridges becomes a place for play and repose.
February 27, 2014