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  1. Kohler

    Kohler

    Since 1873, Kohler Co. has been improving the lives of its customers with exceptional products and services. Our diversity of products and powerful portfolio of brands lead the way in design,...

    04.14.09

  2. Samuel Heath

    In 1883, Samuel Heath & Sons Ltd appears for the first time and manufactured candle snuffers and coffin furniture. The company progressed to become one of the largest manufacturer of brass...

    04.14.09

  3. PISE Does It
    Green

    PISE Does It

    From an ecological perspective, pneumatically impacted stabilized earth (PISE) is a nearly perfect building material. A new house, halfway between Carmel and Big Sur, near California’s...

    written by: Adam Fisher
    04.14.09

  4. Cubic Switchplate

    Cubic Switchplate

    This switchplate is like a modern riddle: a clever “light box” that illuminates nothing, takes up no space, and can’t hold a thing.

    $8.00

  5. Field Tiles

    Field Tiles

    Make like Willy Wonka and outfit your walls in smooth tiles that shine like unwrapped Jolly Ranchers. It’s a good thing the fruity candies don’t take their cue from Stardust Glass, however, as...

  6. Habitus

    Habitus Architectural Finishes is a company headquartered in New York City. We are a major importer of the finest architectural finishes from around the globe, for commercial and residential...

    03.03.09

  7. SLV Galvanized Rural Mailbox

    SLV Galvanized Rural Mailbox

    You might ask why we included a design that hasn't changed since it was standardized in 1915. A) It looks not unlike a Quonset hut. B) It's included in Phaidon Design Classics. C) The price. Take...

    $6.69

  8. 101 Bathrooms: Cultural Commod(e)ity
    Design 101

    101 Bathrooms: Cultural Commod(e)ity

    In 1937, as the modern movement in Europe 
faced the stifling rise of fascism, the leftist French 
Union des Artistes Modernes hosted a pavilion at the Paris World’s Fair that presented, among...

    written by: Virginia Gardiner
    02.26.09

  9. 101 Bathrooms
    Design 101

    101 Bathrooms

    Contemplating the proverbial "throne" the world over, Virginia Gardiner wonders why modernism hasn't caught on the to the john. Also bathroom swag on parade.

    written by: Virginia Gardiner
    02.26.09

  10. Mission Statement
    House Tours

    Mission Statement

    A house that survived the Great Quake and the intervening decades is reborn after a serious intervention by a modernist architect. David Baker’s carefully crafted rehabilitation kept the...

    written by: Deborah Bishop
    photos by: Dave Lauridsen
    02.26.09

  11. Real Goods

    Real Goods

    In June 1978 in sleepy Willits, California, Real Goods opened its doors at the former "Far-Far West Museum," serving a clientele of back-to-the-landers who had made the urban exodus to...

    02.25.09

  12. 5 Modern Showerhead Picks by Leonard Koren
    Product Reviews

    5 Modern Showerhead Picks by Leonard Koren

    Whether you want to replace your drizzly dud or indulge in a decadent deluge, these showerheads will wash your ills away.

    written by: Amber Bravo
    photos by: Hunter Freeman
    02.02.09

  13. Wooler Mills House
    Design 101

    Wooler Mills House

    The first misconception about going solar is that it is expensive.

    written by: James Nestor
    02.02.09

  14. Inpro Solar

    02.02.09

  15. Konarka

    Konarka

    Konarka is developing and advancing nano-enabled polymer photovoltaic materials that are lightweight, flexible and more versatile than traditional solar materials....

    01.31.09

  16. STO Corp

    STO Corp

    Sto Corp. in North America is a producer of a broad range of versatile claddding and coating systems for building construction, maintenance and restoration. The company, headquartered in Atlanta,...

    01.31.09

  17. Panelite

    Panelite

    Since its founding in 1998, Panelite has gained international recognition in the design field for innovative material solutions. The company's first product, a translucent honeycomb panel, was...

    01.31.09

  18. The Farm Project
    Design 101

    The Farm Project

    For the Farm Project, Mike Meiré abandoned the idea of the hyper-designed kitchen in favor of one where life—of all manners—happens.

    01.30.09

  19. Sunlight Direct

    Sunlight Direct

    Dr. Duncan Earl, who founded Sunlight Direct in 2004, co-invented a revolutionary technology for tracking, concentrating and redistributing natural sunlight through fiber optic cables. This free,...

    01.29.09

  20. Noritz

    Noritz

    Committed to helping consumers live a comfortable and efficient lifestyle, Noritz continues to provide the finest products and services to our communities. Noritz has been developing and...

    01.29.09

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