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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
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Stocking Stuffer Homes: Small, Mighty, and Under 1,000 Square Feet

Good things come in small packages: an important lesson to consider during the holiday season, and all year round, especially when crafting a modern abode.
December 22, 2014
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Dusty Garages Transformed Into Studios, Party Rooms, and More

Garages are loaded with untapped potential, but many homeowners take their outbuildings for granted. Here are five garages that were transformed from dusty storage units into functional spaces.
December 5, 2014
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8 Incredibly Slender Houses

Narrow sites present designers with a unique spatial challenge. Building upward might add square footage, but it won't make a structure the width of a subway car feel any less claustrophobic. These eight slender homes maximize space and light with freethinking design solutions.
December 2, 2014

Camera-Inspired Artist's Studio Offers Stunning, Wide-Angle Views

Christian Tonko designs a delicate artist's studio that hugs the hilly landscape.
December 2, 2014
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Tiny 1920s Garage Transformed Into a Charming Studio

A dilapidated auto shop in Seattle is reborn as an efficient studio rental.
December 1, 2014
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Off-the-Grid Prefab Cabin Completely in Tune with Surroundings

A prefabricated off-the-grid vacation home in eastern Washington provides not just a getaway, but lessons in learning to be one with the land.
November 27, 2014
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Picture-Perfect Cabin Tucked Away in the Norwegian Forest

Atelier Oslo overcame nature’s challenges when they designed Cabin Norderhov, a seasonal, eco-friendly retreat on a steep hillside overlooking Lake Steinsfjorden.
November 27, 2014