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You Won't Believe the Cozy Home Inside This Converted Grain Silo

Architect Christoph Kaiser turned a dismantled grain silo, purchased online from a Kansas farmer, into a cozy studio in Phoenix, Arizona. The 190-square-foot space is outfitted with a highly customized interior—only the Eames dining chairs were not made by Kaiser—that serves as a comfortable home for him and his wife.
February 12, 2015
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10 Space-Saving Modern Built-Ins

Integrated cabinets, shelves, and seating can do wonders for any-size space—to follow are 10 clever ways to carve out extra storage.
February 3, 2015
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Game On: Great Design in Super Bowl Cities

Prepare for Super Bowl XLIX by revisiting these projects in (or near) stadiums that have hosted recent NFL championship games.
January 30, 2015
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An Efficient Live-Work Space in Montreal

A husband-wife architectural duo transform a former tire shop into a versatile home-office.
January 28, 2015
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A Modern Trailer is an Experiment in Small-Space Living

In Canada's Yukon Territory, a college instructor builds a lightweight, efficient 97-square-foot mobile dwelling.
January 22, 2015
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A Creative Staircase for a Compact NYC Loft

For a renovation in New York's Greenwich Village, Sarah Zames and her team at General Assembly created a custom ship-ladder staircase and gourmet eat-in kitchen.
January 12, 2015
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Crazy Cool Loft Space Surrounded by Rope Walls

The Karst region in Slovenia is known for its limestone plateau, filled with picturesque caves and sinkholes. Riffing on the local vernacular—lots of small, stone houses—Dekleva Gregoric Arhitekti developed this modern interpretation for a family, complete with a bold, rope-lined sleeping loft.
January 8, 2015
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Your Road Trip's New Best Friend: 44-Square-Foot Prefab Trailer

A hybrid prefab trailer harnesses principles of mobility and modernist industrial design.
January 2, 2015
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Most Popular Homes of 2014: Small Spaces

To celebrate 2014, we're rounding up the homes that were most popular on this year. Here, a look at five tiny abodes, from a family's micro dwelling to a garage turned party space.
December 24, 2014