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5 Homes That Made the Most of Steep-Grade Siting

A dizzying drop doesn't have to be an architect's undoing. When good design grades on a curve, the results can still be A+.
June 2, 2015
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Cleverly Stacked Floors Form a Roomy House On a Tight Lot

In London, Kirkwood McCarthy crafts a house where furniture workshops once stood.
June 2, 2015
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Simple Box House is a Refreshing Vacation Retreat

NKBAK designed a modern getaway outside Frankfurt.
June 2, 2015
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A Smart Update for a Japanese-Inspired Midcentury Modern House

A Washington gem starts over.
June 1, 2015
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A Run-Down Farmhouse Becomes a Sleek Modern Retreat

Jacek Kolasiński took on a massive renovation project in his dream neighborhood.
May 28, 2015
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A Unique Roofline Draws Light Into This Melbourne Home

A clever addition to a Victorian house maximizes light and space.
May 27, 2015
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5 Strikingly Angular Homes

Lively geometries keep these angular homes feeling fresh and vital.
May 27, 2015
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These Modern Glass Homes Shatter Conventions

Bright and airy, it's crystal clear why we love these glass homes.
May 27, 2015
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Bold Tokyo Home Combines Two Very Different Houses Into One

For its latest project, Naf Architecture and Design out of Tokyo combined two very different houses—one with a flat roof, the other with a gabled one—to create a single, 859-square-foot family dwelling. Far from feeling disjointed, the Half & Half House, as it's called, is pleasingly uniform but playful.
May 26, 2015