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5 Striking Examples of Corrugated Steel Architecture

Corrugated steel sheets date back to the early Industrial Revolution. Their strength and simplicity has kept them a staple of industrial architecture, however, its curves can also have unique visual properties. See five examples of everyday homes appropriating this rugged material.
August 31, 2015
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5 Streamlined Homes for Downsizing Families and Empty Nesters

These residents trimmed the non-essentials to make their dream homes into realities.
August 31, 2015
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A Texas Couple Builds Their Cast-In-Place Concrete Dream Home

Finding inspiration in the work of Tadao Ando, a Houston couple designs the concrete house of their dreams.
August 30, 2015
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A Forest Sanctuary Designed to Support Autistic Triplets, Their Parents, and a Host of Caregivers

Architectural harmony defines a family’s home near Lake Tahoe.
August 29, 2015
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7 Island Getaways in the Atlantic

These tiny islands off the coasts of Massachusetts, Long Island, Connecticut, and Maine make breezy escapes during the dog days of summer.
August 28, 2015
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7 Modern Apartments in Historic Buildings

You wouldn't guess it from the street, but these nondescript buildings contain microcosms of modernity.
August 27, 2015
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5 Houses Architects Designed For Themselves

It's often said an architect's first project is their parents' new home, but inevitably, we'd all like to design our dream home (or whatever can fit within our budget). Tour these five unique homes where the architect and the client were one and the same!
August 27, 2015
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Our House of the Week Is a Completely Transformed Prefab Near Melbourne

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.
August 27, 2015
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A Few of Our Favorite European Beach Houses

Whether you have plans to jet across the pond or not, these beachside getaways will make you want to take a trip.
August 27, 2015