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A backyard shed, clad in Collins Truwood siding and corrugated metal, doubles as an office.

A Prefab Shed that Provides Refuge for Work and Play

When Marco V. Morelli’s home office became his daughter’s bedroom, he found an ideal workspace in an unexpected place—his backyard.
September 5, 2015
+Farm's 2015 summer mobile home's wooden exterior

Summer Design Program Crafts Its Own Mobile Dwelling

A summer design studio organized by +FARM was spurred by the challenge of new housing in certain upstate New York areas.
September 1, 2015
Minimal floating home in Copenhagen

5 Streamlined Homes for Downsizing Families and Empty Nesters

These residents trimmed the non-essentials to make their dream homes into realities.
August 31, 2015
Facade of a rustic shipping container

A Rustic Shipping Container Home Built on a Budget

In Southern California, architect Chris Bittner of OBR Architecture collaborated with his clients to create a compact dwelling that combines their fascination with shipping containers and love of the outdoors.
August 20, 2015
family affair backyard addition portrait

A Family Builds a Tiny Backyard Studio on an Even Tinier Budget

In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a versatile 168-square-foot backyard building.
August 15, 2015
Wooden staircase with kitchen shelves

7 Smart Staircases that Double as Storage

To save space, try turning your staircase into a cabinet.
August 12, 2015
airstream Andreas Stavroupolos lead

5 Retro Trailers for the Modern Road Trip

From renovated Airstreams to retro-styled contemporary trailers, these designs revitalize the road trip.
August 6, 2015
Domed home in Japan

Tiny and Cozy Home in a Geodesic Dome

The Berlin-based publication Freunde von Freunden recently posted an interview with Japanese photographer Mikio Hasui. Here, we share a few images from his tiny, domed home in Chino, Nagano, Japan.
August 4, 2015

5 Super Cozy Bedrooms

Packaging a small space as "cozy" is a familiar trick in real estate. Yet when it comes to the bedroom, snug really can be a selling point.
August 3, 2015