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Run-Down Row House in Boston Becomes a Quiet Urban Escape with Two Green Roofs

A young architect transforms a small row house into a deceptively roomy family home.
May 12, 2015
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Midcentury Gem in Canada Saved from the Wrecking Ball

A 1940s lake house was given new life and an open-plan update thanks to architect Alain Carle.
May 9, 2015
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5 Modern Houses in the Carolinas

We continue our look at modern design across America in honor of our May issue with a roundup of houses in North and South Carolina.
May 4, 2015
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A Creative Take on the Dogtrot House Brings Clean-Lined Modernism to Tennessee

A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.
May 2, 2015
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This Cozy Retreat Holds the Cure for Cabin Fever

A constellation of cabins in Norway strikes the perfect balance between public and private space.
April 21, 2015
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A Striking Wood House Emerges from the Russian Forest

It's from the cold, gray forests of Russia that architect Aleksandr Zhidkov drew inspiration for this residence in rainy Polivanovo, just outside Moscow. Plenty of wood and a monochromatic color palette help create a cozy home that's reflective of its surrounding environment.
April 21, 2015
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Three Unique Homes Fit Under One Roof for an Extended Family in Queens

O’Neill Rose Architects designed each unit of this modern Queens compound based on the personality of the family member occupying it.
April 20, 2015
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Restored Midcentury Home in L.A. Enjoys Outdoor Access at Every Turn

A new outlook for a Buff, Straub and Hensman gem perched high above Los Angeles.
April 19, 2015
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5 Eye-Catching Exteriors

These five homes' inventive exteriors will stop passersby in their tracks.
April 17, 2015