A layout, strategic window placement, and bright colors can help keep things cool and connected to the outdoors.
These 10 urban homes run the gamut from renovated commercial spaces to new constructions on small, irregular plots.
In many cities, space is limited. These seven Japanese homes feature innovative storage options, tiny gardens and modern design.
As the weekend slowly draws to a near, we've gathered up ten of our most clicked on homes on Dwell this week for your perusal.
These off-the-grid retreats are bright, cozy and minimal, perfect for summer or winter getaways.
Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.
Some of the coolest houses, literally and figuratively, are underground—built into the land. To see three subterranean high-design homes, click through our slideshow.
This courtyard house on the edge of the Berkshires offers both grand vistas and plenty of privacy, thanks to its custom rain screen.
Designer Suchi Reddy crafts a family-friendly New York City apartment.
From a remote and sustainable beach house, to a compact prefab vacation home, to an affordable hillside abode, we add three new stunning residences to our previously explored topic, New Zealand...
While we fancy prefab as an option for building economically, out-of-the-way, and off-the-grid, a modular building system can work just as well in a city. Here, a handful of smart urban prefab homes.
Petite spaces are given a sense of functionality with smart lighting.
As the weekend slowly draws near, we've gathered up ten of our most clicked on homes on Dwell this week for your perusal.
Designed as a prefabricated monolithic steel grid, the boathouse’s orthogonal frame was delivered from Houston by truck and then transported by barge to the site.
A luminescent house brightens a block in Hiroshima, Japan.
Cunning Canucks have created new ways to achieve modern, affordable living.
A serene French country house expresses a reverence for wood.
By introducing chic new elements, a Belgian couple takes a gentle approach to transforming a tired house into a vibrant workshop.
Although New Canaan gets the award for modernism in Connecticut (Breuer, Johnson...), the Constitution State has been known to welcome other forms of modern architectural experimentation. Here are...