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This Rural Retreat Brings a Family Together, Without Making Them Give Up Their Gadgets

A smart vacation home fosters connectivity in every sense of the word.
July 18, 2015
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6 Classic American Modern Furnishings from Thayer Coggin

Located in North Carolina, Thayer Coggin is a furniture company that has been producing modern home furnishings for over sixty years. Each piece in the brand’s collection maintains the clean, modern lines established by the company’s original design director Milo Baughman. Some of Baughman’s exact designs are still produced today, and remain some of the most recognizable furnishings in modern design. Explore some of our favorite Thayer Coggin designs at the Dwell Store. 
July 17, 2015
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6 Weekend Homes We Love

For a quick jaunt, these modern weekend retreats fit the bill.
July 17, 2015
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5 Delightful Wood Tubs

We dream of soaking in these arboreal tubs after a long day's work.
July 17, 2015
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13 Restaurant Designs We Love from Around the World

Eating is a well-crafted experience in the atmospheres of these superbly designed restaurants.
July 17, 2015
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The Future of Solar Water Heating

Dwell hosts a Q&A with Mike Landau, solar water heating program manager for SoCalGas and Nurit Katz, chief sustainability officer and executive officer for facilities management at UCLA, exploring innovations in solar water heating.
July 17, 2015
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7 Small Summer Getaways

Summer is all about indoor-outdoor living on a pared-down scale. Check out these surf shacks, vacation homes, and guest pavilions that are small on space and big on style.
July 16, 2015
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How to Decorate With Yellow (Without the Smiley-Face Connotations)

It takes courage to go bold with color, but even the hardest hues for decorating can be mastered when delicately deployed.
July 16, 2015
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You're Not Crazy, Drones Really Could Be Trying to Infiltrate Your Home

Is that a drone hovering near your property line? Drew Porter’s pocket-size radio device for compromising entire smart homes can be effective three or more blocks away from a target. This means that if a burglar can’t physically approach your house because of a camera or an alarm, they can still fly a signal-jamming device into your neighborhood, using an off-the-shelf drone, to switch things off from afar. Drone attacks on the suburbs are already considered enough of a threat that UAV-detection systems can be installed to listen for the telltale whir of tiny rotors.
July 16, 2015
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