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Houses We Love

15 Modern Summer Rentals

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.



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Designing with Grass: 7 Green Roofs We Love

Take a walk on the wild side with these seven living roofs.

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House Tours

Solar Inspiration

A husband-and-wife architect team proves a house can be good for the environment—and look great too.

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6 Savvy Uses for Reclaimed Wood

Designing with reclaimed wood is a smart way to save and go green, not to mention add a little rustic charm to your abode. Here are six examples of salvaged wood in the modern home.

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House Tours

Polished Minimalism: A Modern Abode in Atlanta

Designer Barbara Hill applies her polished take on minimalism to a traditional 1920s abode in Atlanta for a transplanted Houston family.


Building the Maxon House: Week 22

In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs, buying property, and designing and building a modern house…

Cooper Hewitt Carnegie Mansion New York City

Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum Renovation

We'll discuss the museum's total renovation at Dwell on Design NY.

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House Tours

Renovation: 800 Square Feet

While in the process of helping his father find a suitable home closer to his family, Sacramento designer Curtis Popp realized he had everything he needed to provide his dad, an artist, with the…

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House Tours

A Place to Stand

Designed for her parents and generations to come, Amanda Yates's seaside New Zealand house is "somewhere between architecture and landscape" but firmly rooted in family life.


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Furniture Fascination

With designs from 14 countries and five decades inside, it may be an understatement to note that in this suburban home, furniture is the focus.  


Indoor Outdoor Living: The Modern Lifestyle

The latest video in our Indoor Outdoor series with Western Windows takes us on a tour of The Cresta, a gorgeous 5,300 sq.