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Dwell Revisits a Scenic Sanctuary in Utah 11 Years Later

In celebration of our 15th anniversary, we returned to a handful of the most memorable modern homes to have graced the pages of Dwell. Here, we check in on the Jespersen and Perelson family, whose
September 12, 2015
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An Eco-Friendly Prefab Assembled In One Day

Only 29 hours were required to install this “off-the-shelf” Seattle prefab home that packs a plethora of energy efficient features.
September 8, 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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7 Ways to Do Vertical Wood Cladding

Vertical panels are a simple, streamlined way to add visual interest to a facade.
July 22, 2015
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A Budget-Friendly Shipping Container Home in Costa Rica

By rethinking comfort, a couple built their dream home on a shoestring budget.
July 21, 2015
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This Rural Retreat Brings a Family Together, Without Making Them Give Up Their Gadgets

A smart vacation home fosters connectivity in every sense of the word.
July 18, 2015
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5 Inventive Aluminum Exteriors

From rain screens to louvers, these innovative metallic homes get creative with aluminum.
July 9, 2015
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On a Busy Street in Melbourne, a Brick Home Fits Three Courtyard Retreats

After demolishing a weatherboard building on a bustling roadway in Melbourne,
June 30, 2015
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An Architectural Mishmash in Montreal Becomes a Long-Term Family Home

A couple turns a cramped Montreal quadruplex into a spacious and flexible family home on the very street where one of them grew up.
June 27, 2015