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Modern prefab house with white facade in Sierra Nevada mountains

5 Modern Mountain Homes

Homes at high altitudes enjoy solitude and panoramic views, but they also have to be resilient against inclement weather and difficult foundations.
August 23, 2013
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Barbara Bestor's Colorful Modern Home in Silver Lake

We first documented the ten-month renovation of Los Angeles-based architect Barbara Bestor's 1950s bungalow here, but gather your things and get ready to soak in some sun rays yet again by visiting the beautiful sunny Silver Lake, California home of architect Barbara Bestor. In addition to being behind the lens, photographer Dabito collaborated with
August 22, 2013
Modern home interior with pink and yellow walls

5 Unique Home Floors

Don’t overlook things underfoot; these five floors are an integral part of their homes' design.
August 22, 2013
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Art Meets Design in 7 Modern Homes

Modern furniture and architecture looks even richer when paired with a robust art collection. Look to these seven homes for how to create just the right synthesis.
August 22, 2013
farmhouse renovation in Eldred, New York

5 Modern American Farmhouses

A pitched roof doesn’t necessarily mean a home is stuck in the dark ages of the American architectural vernacular. In fact, the following modern farmhouses—which either underwent a transformation or were built with the style in mind—prove that gables and porches can be very modern indeed.
August 21, 2013
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8 Great Homes from the September Issue

From the quirky home of Vancouver-based designer Omer Arbel to a minimalist family loft in Copenhagen, click through to see eight of the homes recently featured in our September issue.
August 21, 2013
brick living room

5 Modern Brick Interiors

Whether industrial, romantic, or classic, brick interiors are always modern.
August 20, 2013
Modern kitchen with long countertop and oak cabinetry

6 Striking Modern Houses in Toronto

The city of Toronto has many facets—and as Canada's largest metropolitan area, it's got a concentration of modern residences that does the local architecture scene proud.
August 19, 2013
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Top 5 Houses on Dwell This Week

As the weekend slowly draws to a near, we've gathered up five of our most clicked on homes on Dwell this week for your perusal.
August 15, 2013