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Eco-friendly prefab by Greenfab with cedar and James Hardie panel facade.

House of the Week: Nearly Net-Zero Prefab Installed in 29 Hours

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.
September 15, 2015
A second-story balcony overlooks a small yard.

Row, Row, Row Your House: 5 Urban Row House Renovations We Love

A traditional tight-space typology meets the modern age in these five row house renovations.
September 14, 2015
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A Coastal Getaway in Maine Inspired by Camping and Frank Lloyd Wright

When a traditional architectural style meets handmade details in Maine, the result is a quietly modern retreat.
September 13, 2015
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A Cluster of Cabins in a Former Quarry Makes a Simple Vacation Escape

Three small pavilions connected by a deck form a summer retreat that balances privacy with a panoramic view—all in less than 900 square feet.
September 12, 2015
London house exterior

Modern Homes Spread Across Three Stories

For homes big or small, an emphasis on verticality can transform the atmosphere of a space. These multi-tiered structures take full advantage of their unique floor-plans.
September 11, 2015
Costa Rican Shipping Container Home Casa Incubo

6 Innovative Tropical Homes

These dwellings aren't content to revel in their balmy locations. Instead, they make impressions all their own, while still effortlessly coexisting with their immediate habitats.
September 11, 2015
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Rock Solid: 5 Concrete Houses We Love

In our Dream Homes issue, on stands now, we visited a concrete Texas home inspired by the work of Tadao Ando. Here, we look at five more cement structures that show the material's softer side.
September 10, 2015
Modern row houses in Houston, Texas

5 Modern Homes in Houston

A sprawling metropolis springing from the Texas bayou, Houston is the largest city in the United States without zoning regulations. Over time, this idiosyncratic quality has spawned a multiplicity of architectural styles, a few of which we share with you here.
September 10, 2015
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5 Budget-Friendly Homes in Brooklyn

Brooklyn's real estate prices aren't much less exorbitant than Manhattan's these days, but by pinching pennies, it's still possible to make a high-design home on a budget in Kings County.
September 10, 2015