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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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Dwell Looks Back

After ten years of publishing Dwell, we've amassed quite a compendium of behind-the-scenes antedotes and insider tidbits about each article that goes to print.

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Going Coastal

It’s impossible to ignore nature in Big Sur.

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House Tours

An Airy Renovation in Sydney

In the Sydney, Australia, neighborhood of Rozelle, architect Christopher Polly has renovated a house with green design in mind.

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My House

Four Walls and a Screw-Top

What does a $9.99 bottle of screw-top wine have to do with a prefab house? Vetter Denk made the connections in an innovative getaway for an enterprising vintner.

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Hollywood Renovation: Week 7

In this exclusive series for, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture tracks the hands-on renovation of her and her partner's live-work space in Hollywood, California.

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Green Beret

Were “EcoHat” to come up in passing,you would most likely think of something chunky, organic, and woolen–—perhaps a beanie with earflaps to keep you toasty while chained to a logger’s truck.

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House Tours

Lone Star

Rural Texas commonly conjures visions of Stetsons, spurs, and longhorn steer, but the countryside contains more than just cowboys.


Tempting Timber

Building with timber is an Australian tradition. Architect Jesse Judd honored this heritage, but selected recycled or plantation timbers instead of nonrenewable hardwoods from old-growth forests.


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Super Minimal Steel and Concrete Villa with an Unusual Facade

A cross-hatch covering adds a playful note to a home in Ljubljana, Slovenia.


Modern Views: Installation

We check back in with the Abrams family and reveal their dramatic living room remodel.