Torsten Sherwood's Homage chair combines the simplicity of vernacular design with open-source developments.
We'd like to get a modern-looking birdhouse. Which ones will look best in our backyard?
—Erik Edwards, St. Louis, Missouri
We’ve long known about the environmental and health benefits of biking, but the demands of savvy urban cyclists aren’t the same as those of weekend warriors. Designers are wising up...
From city slickers to country bumpkins, homeowners have always longed for a special place from which to escape the toils of day-to-day life.
There’s trouble underfoot if you’re building a green home without considering your flooring. Take stock of these sustainable wood options that let you tread lightly on the land.
There are lots of handsome chairs out there, but sitting beauties that cost $250 or less are a rarer breed. Our picks run the gamut from traditional (the wooden, Shaker-inspired Salt or the Thonet...
Whether it’s a place to rest your saucers or your sneakers, the coffee table is the workhorse of the most leisurely room in the house, so you might as well make it work with your décor.
Flying high in the air with the greatest of ease or low over a table to accent your meal, a pendant illuminates the room like no other kind of fixture.
Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big dreams, and small specs, till the morning light.
As likely to host the sending of emails as the serving of entrees, today’s dining table needs to be set for anything.
All it takes to play is a healthy imagination,
but a modern playhouse adds to the fun.
There's nothing better than settling in to read the Sunday paper, but it's becoming difficult to enjoy with the ever-present clutter of publications getting in our way. Could you steer...
Frontways, sideways, backward, or leaning against the back. Breakfast, beers, or bitters. The versatile barstool is indeed a perfect place to perch.
We used and abused seven eco-friendly countertops to investigate if they could stand the heat of Dwell’s kitchen.
They’re hot! They’re mini! They’re full of coal! These seven portable barbecues will help you get the summer started.
I've already found a company that will recycle my old vinyl siding. Now I'm looking for a fresh, sustainable alternative. Any suggestions?
—Roger Knight, Hillside, Illinois
The right workspace can transform your creative life. Dwell puts six desks to the test.
Searching high and low for your ideal table lamp? Brighter days are ahead.