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In the kitchen and dining area, Shoup used ipe wood and installed an energy-efficient hydronic radiant heating system in the concrete floor. “There’s a minimalism that drives the basic design gestures,” notes Shoup. “I tried to temper that with a compleme

5 Modern Homes in Oakland

Though Dwell's heart will forever belong to San Francisco, we can't help but cast an admiring glance across the Bay every now and then.
July 31, 2015
Modular, Prefab home of the grandson of Frank Llloyd Wright with outdoor deck

5 High-Design Decks Ready for the Dog Days of Summer

It's summer time and the living is easy—as long as you have a place to chill out. Beat the high-summer heat with some of our favorite outdoor spaces.
July 30, 2015
Pine Forest Cabin kitchen and dining area

6 Homes with Plywood Interiors

These homes elevate the humble, inexpensive material to achieve a no-frills, minimalist vibe.
July 30, 2015
Exterior facade of a Seattle backyard studio

House of the Week: Charming Garden Outbuilding

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.
July 30, 2015
Midcentury Miami Home front exterior

7 Tropical Oases

We've rounded up a couple of cool places to escape this summer.
July 30, 2015
The house, which is gently pushed into the hillside, has a large basement holding a garage, ski room, storage areas, and utility spaces as well as the entrance hall.

5 Cool Houses in Cold Climates

While the Northern Hemisphere bakes in midsummer heat, chill out with a look at some of our favorite cozy cabins, snow-capped abodes, and alpine getaways.
July 29, 2015
hollywood cabin loft dining room

4 Compact Homes in Los Angeles

In a city where bigger is often equated with better, these small homes lead the way in responsible living.
July 29, 2015
yucca valley house central courtyard

A Sculptural Desert Escape Inspired by a Shadow

This dark Yucca Valley home tricks the eye through clever use of light and shadow.
July 29, 2015
mexico city casa u hill side view

A Daring Hillside Home Made of Wood, Concrete, and Volcanic Stone

A family home in Mexico flips the script on traditional layouts.
July 28, 2015