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Kitchen of 850 square-foot Montreal apartment renovation by Gepetto.

Minimalist Built-Ins Are the Secret Behind This Tiny Montreal Apartment

Down to its custom storage, this 850-square-foot loft in the heart of Montréal is tailored perfectly to the lifestyle needs of an aging couple.
November 30, 2015
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6 Jean Prouvé Designs in Modern Homes

Originally trained as a metal worker, Jean Prouvé's diverse career ranged from architectural design (including numerous prefab projects) to furniture. We've collected some of his pieces as they appear in six modern homes.
November 30, 2015
Minimal USA Sliding Countertop in kitchen of Tadao Ando's 152 Elizabeth in New York

A Sliding Countertop that Brings Minimalist Elegance to Any Kitchen

Using technology found in yachts — where light-weight, high-performance, and beautiful design are a must— Minimal USA's Sliding Tops conceal cooking fixtures to effortlessly produce a sleek, modern kitchen aesthetic.
November 30, 2015
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An Eco-Friendly Paris Prefab Assembled in Two Weeks

In the suburbs of Paris, an architect with an eco-friendly practice doesn’t let tradition stand in the way of innovation.
November 29, 2015
Cedar shingle facade of Delaware renovation by Robert M. Gurney Architect

A Traditional Facade Hides A Light-Filled Modern Delaware Renovation

Modern additions and a restoration transform a 2,930-square-foot home.
November 28, 2015
Dining Area, Living Room with Fireplace in Indian Summer home in Southern California

5 Modern Dining Tables Big Enough for the Whole Family

When it's time for a big meal, these well appointed dining rooms have space for even the largest guest list with tables that seat 10, 12, or even more.
November 25, 2015
Brick house in Coburg, Australia

5 Modern Homes with Expansive Green Roofs

More than a visual statement of green-ness, these roofs provide extra insulation and—more importantly in cities—water retention that can attenuate flooding.
November 25, 2015
Green polycarbonate exterior of modern Seattle cabin by David Coleman.

6 Ways to Design with Polycarbonate

Polycarbonate may not count as a prestigious or classic architectural material, but its lightweight and translucent properties can make for some very unique designs.
November 25, 2015
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5 Modern Homes In Atlanta

A sprawling city that conjures up images of rustic porches, Atlanta is also home to many modern dwellings.
November 24, 2015