Prefabrication can be used to solve anything from budget concerns to building obstacles. Packed with a range of sustainable features, these prefab homes tackle environmental issues, too.
A dramatic trellis adds bravado and a passive cooling element to a recently renovated mid-century ranch house.
Among the first Passive Houses in France, this bamboo-clad farmhouse by the Parisian firm Karawitz Architecture brings a bit of green to tiny Bessancourt.
Virtually unknown in the United States, Passive Houses are starting to make a big impression with their small footprints.
Hybridization is hit or miss (i.e., the jackalope). But this Houston home combines two housing types to create a conscientious alternative.
On the edge of a tiny island accessible only by boat, this buoyant summer home lives the life aquatic.
Caught in the grip of the worst drought in a century, Australians are showering together.
The dark, primeval mountains and jagged ravines of New Zealand are free of rampaging Orcs, but Middle-earth, 2007, has another nuisance on the loose. It is the load-bearing truck, carrying a quaint...
The Lighthouse, by British architects Sheppard Robson, seeks to redefine the future of residential energy by plugging into the sky itself.