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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
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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
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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
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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
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An Angular Beach Home Blends in With the Dunes Surprisingly Well

This geometric gem becomes one with its environment.
July 27, 2015
Seen from the outside, angular slits offer tantalizing glimpses of the home's interior.

5 Modern Prefabs in the Midwest

Fly over these cutting-edge prefabs at your own peril, modernists.
July 27, 2015
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A Strikingly Minimal Home Built in Less Than Six Months

Soaring ceilings, built-in furniture, and minimal color make this German home feel huge.
July 27, 2015
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13 Angular Abodes

These homes have no fear of sharp lines and angles.
July 27, 2015
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This Impressively Accessible Home Has a Tower That Can Be Reached by Wheelchair

A Baltimore father builds a house with accessibility in mind—and finds a new calling in the process.
July 25, 2015