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A San Francisco Renovation Creates Two Apartments from One

The matching properties, each about 1,325 square feet, share an open courtyard and a unique collection of exterior materials.
October 23, 2015
Myrtle apartment renovation kitchen

An Archaeological Renovation Adds Precious Space to a Tiny Boston Apartment

In Boston's Beacon Hill neighborhood, where space is tight and the cost of a home averages close to $1,000 per square foot, architect Chris Greenawalt of Bunker Workshop dug up some room for a minuscule apartment—literally.
October 21, 2015
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Movable Walls Instantly Transform a Small Vacation Home from a Two-Bedroom to a Studio

A complete renovation by PKMN architectures smartly reimagines a tiny, dated space in Spain. For more compact remodels, pick up our
October 20, 2015
Hutte Hut prefab trailer interior fit for two

6 Mobile Trailers for Modern Roadtrippers

These stunning travel trailers are made for those with an eye for modern design and another cast on the open road.
October 19, 2015
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This Snug Guesthouse in Upstate New York Is Good Enough to Live In

A tiny outbuilding offers a cozy living space inside a simple shell.
October 18, 2015
Modern Brooklyn backyard studio with plexiglass skylight, green roof, and cedar cladding facade

An Architect Builds His Own Studio Retreat to Escape the City

In a Brooklyn backyard, an off-duty architect builds a structure that tests his attention to the little things.
October 18, 2015
ESCAPE Traveler exterior

This Travel-Ready Trailer May Look Small, But It Can Sleep Six

Capacious enough to fit full-size appliances and a party of six, the 269-square-foot ESCAPE Traveler redefines roughing it. For more mobile inspiration, check out this
October 13, 2015
norwegian prefab cabin exterior

22 Expert Tips and Tricks for Designing Small Dwellings

Our upcoming November 2015 Small Spaces issue explores some of the worlds best homes, all sized 970 to 55 square feet. We've asked the architects behind those houses to help us think big and design small: what were their big takeaways learned from first-hand experience?
October 10, 2015
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A Tiny, DIY Trailer Home Built by a Couple on a Budget

A young couple on the move build a small home that will go wherever life takes them.
October 10, 2015