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7 Modern Speakers for Labor Day Listening

Six alltime favorite picks for portable stereo speakers, plus one new tabletop version from the American audiophiles at Klipsch.
August 30, 2013
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6 Rooftop Hangouts

With forethought and engineering, a rooftop can be a very valuable bit of real estate. Here are six cool roofs that not only work overhead, but underfoot.
August 29, 2013
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Fresh Eggs: 5 Modern Chicken Coops

Talk about farm-to-table. Having your own chickens means the freshest of eggs and no further than your own backyard. Of course, you'll need a place to house your hens. Take a look at these five modern and stylish chicken coops as the first step towards your very own farm fresh eggs.
August 29, 2013
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5 Surprising Clothing Storage Solutions

Sure, clothes can go in a standard-issue dresser or closet, but where's the fun in that? Here, five unconventional and surprising approaches to clothing storage, from pegs on the walls to cubbies in the floor.
August 28, 2013
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5 Dining Rooms We Love

We take a dive into our archives for five of the best modern dining rooms from a breezy, glossy-tiled eating space to an outdoor gathering area fit for two dozen. Bon appétit!
August 28, 2013
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10 Tips for Creating a Well-Designed Bathroom

Dwell-approved tips for designing a modern, functional, and harmonious home bathroom.
August 28, 2013
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7 Tiny Backyard Retreats

From a nature writer’s off-the-grid Puget Sound getaway to a Texan’s shipping container guesthouse, these retreats may inspire you to make that backyard retreat you’ve been dreaming of a reality.
August 27, 2013
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5 Creative Staircase Storage Solutions

Staircases can be more than simply a way to get from floor to floor; in the right designers' hands, they can be creative storage solutions, too.
August 27, 2013
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5 Smart Kitchen Storage Solutions

What to do when a tightly cramped kitchen yearns for more space? Here, five great examples on how to win the storage battle with arguably the most trafficked room in the house.
August 26, 2013