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A Clever System Turns Nearly Anything into a Shelf

Two Detroit-based designers create a brilliant system that turns nearly any flat surface into a shelf or table. We go behind the scenes to see how the products are made.
November 3, 2014
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8 Ways to Use Steel

Homeowners may shy away from steel, often found in skyscrapers, for its cold, minimal reputation. From facades to garden walls, these projects show that the material can be just as inviting as its cozier counterpoints like wood or stone.
November 3, 2014
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Glass Prefab Cabin is Ultimate Outdoor Getaway

Glass walls and a slide-away wall connect this rural escape with the outdoors.
November 2, 2014
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Emerging Designers Dream Up Solutions for the 21st-Century Office

A design competition organized by Unbranded Design and Herman Miller solicits new concepts for today's changing office.
November 1, 2014
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A Neutra Renovation in Los Angeles

Architect Peter Grueneisen of Nonzero Architecture takes on revamping a classic.
October 31, 2014
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Homes with Floor-to-Ceiling Windows

Giant windows are the best way to take in a landscape. These homes soak up their surroundings with floor-to-ceiling glass.
October 31, 2014
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A Cartography Exhibition Uncovers Fascinating Maps About the Bay Area

At SPUR, a new exhibition entitled Urban Cartography surveys map making in the digital age.
October 31, 2014
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A Modern Home for a Design-Savvy Family in Florida

A design-build firm with a flair for modernism creates a stylish indoor-outdoor living space in Winter Park.
October 31, 2014
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Cheap and Clean Hanging Storage Tactic: Pegboard

Pegboards are the Pinterest-proved interior organization tool du jour: cheap, easy to mount, and far more interesting than a plain white wall. Here are six ways to work with pegboard.
October 31, 2014