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The living room of the Nissenboim and Rice residence, featuing a ladder leading to the master bedroom.

5 Renovated Homes With Exposed Beams

These reinvigorated houses are unafraid to expose their original bones.
November 9, 2015
Kaleido Tray by Hay

10 Home Accessories for Small Living

In honor of our recent small spaces issue, we've gathered some of our best accessories from the Dwell Store that streamline life in downsized dwellings.
November 8, 2015
In the master bath, the architect managed to combine privacy and a view by adding a horizontal-line pattern to the glass wall.

5 Bathrooms That Bathe in Natural Light

Next to proper sanitation, lighting is the most important thing for a bathroom, and these homes have it an abundance.
November 6, 2015
Tank Jug Glass Pitcher by Tom Dixon

7 Modern Bar Accessories

Update your bar with these sleek tools and accessories from the Dwell Store, and be sure to catch the Warehouse Sale for 20%-50% off hundreds of products until November 9th.
November 6, 2015
Modern cabin with geometric roof

7 Houses With Distinctive Roofs

These idiosyncratic roofs are a sight to behold.
November 6, 2015
White interior with a wood burning stove and storage shelves

5 Tips For Building a Loft Into a Working Space

Kerrie Kelly, ASID, shares her takeaways from building a loft to add more square footage to her office space. Check out her tips, paired with modern loft examples from the Dwell archive.
November 6, 2015
modern design prefab living room eros chairs pushak rug

7 Philippe Starck Designs in Modern Homes

From architectural design to the smallest housewares, Philippe Starck's work is as diverse as it is popular. This collection highlights the latter category, featuring everything from kitchens to bathrooms and living rooms shaped by his designs.
November 6, 2015
Rainscreen facade and patio of San Diego renovation by Architects Magnus.

5 Modern Rainscreens We Love

Far from being eyesores, these functional rainscreens add to the outward appearance of their homes.
November 5, 2015
In his detached painting studio, Dunlop considers a work in progress. The building is oriented east-west to avoid direct sunlight, and the long, narrow shape enables the artist to get some distance from his paintings as he works. An oversize front door an

5 Homes Featuring Art Studios

These multi-purpose homes allow for work to mix with life, helping their owners hearken to their creative muses.
November 5, 2015