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  1. When Prefab Is Painless
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    When Prefab Is Painless

    An easy construction process reduces any drama for a couple in California.

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    photos by: Dwight Eschliman
    05.31.16

  2. This High-Flying Home Tackles a Sharp Slope
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    This High-Flying Home Tackles a Sharp Slope

    Working with a limited footprint, a daunting slope, and killer views, architect Bruce Bolander went vertical with a secluded canyon house in Malibu.

    written by: Erika Heet
    photos by: J Bennett Fitts
    05.31.16

  3. The Off-Grid Home That Doesn't Worry About Too Many Gadgets
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    The Off-Grid Home That Doesn't Worry About Too Many Gadgets

    A rural house in Ontario doesn't fuss around and fits right in the surrounding landscape.

    written by: Alex Bozikovic
    photos by: Derek Shapton
    05.31.16

  4. The Idyllic Midwest Getaway
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    The Idyllic Midwest Getaway

    Prefab construction simplified the building process of this northern Wisconsin summer home, where all materials required ferrying across Lake Superior.

    written by: Mason Riddle
    photos by: George Heinrich
    05.30.16

  5. Modern, Rugged, and Cozy: This Countryside Home Has It All
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    Modern, Rugged, and Cozy: This Countryside Home Has It All

    Architect Gert Wingårdh creates a passionately outfitted vacation home for two midcentury furniture dealers on the western coast of Sweden.

    written by: Alyn Griffiths
    photos by: James Silverman
    05.29.16

  6. This Couple Achieves Their Glass House Goals
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    This Couple Achieves Their Glass House Goals

    Two linked 1,000-square-foot pavilions are greater than a sum of their parts.

    written by: Zahid Sardar
    photos by: Matthew Millman
    05.28.16

  7. Three Families Comfortably Fit in One Slim Lot
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    Three Families Comfortably Fit in One Slim Lot

    Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily structure on a formerly vacant lot.

    written by: Valerie Easton
    photos by: Rafael Soldi
    05.27.16

  8. Bursts of Yellow and Indoor Gardens Are Just Two Reasons to Love This Home
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    Bursts of Yellow and Indoor Gardens Are Just Two Reasons to Love This Home

    By eliminating walls and incorporating a series of interior gardens, architect José Roberto Paredes creates an eclectic and inspired El Salvador beach house.

    written by: Diana Budds
    photos by: Jason Bax
    05.27.16

  9. The Ski Retreat for All Seasons
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    The Ski Retreat for All Seasons

    San Francisco–based designer Maca Huneeus created her family’s weekend retreat near Lake Tahoe with a relaxed, sophisticated sensibility.

    written by: Dwell Staff
    photos by: Matthew Williams
    05.26.16

  10. A Lakeside Home Brings a Scandinavian Sensibility to the Midwest
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    A Lakeside Home Brings a Scandinavian Sensibility to the Midwest

    After a devastating fire, architect David Salmela designs a house to replace a beloved lakeside retreat in Wisconsin.

    written by: Tate Gunnerson
    photos by: Narayan Mahon
    05.26.16

  11. This Former Garage Is Clutter Free
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    This Former Garage Is Clutter Free

    An architect reimagines an outdated brick garage by designing a graceful new family home atop its foundation.

    photos by: Simon Devitt
    05.26.16

  12. Local Wood Covers This Getaway for Two Architects
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    Local Wood Covers This Getaway for Two Architects

    A pair of married architects put their exacting taste to work on their own family escape in the Australian bush.

    written by: Dominic Bradbury
    photos by: Richard Powers
    05.24.16

  13. A House That Looks as Natural as the Landscape
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    A House That Looks as Natural as the Landscape

    A family home on Australia’s Mornington Peninsula is built to blend in with its lakeside setting.

    written by: Georgie Bean
    photos by: Shannon McGrath
    05.23.16

  14. This is How You Grow a Garden in the Sky
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    This is How You Grow a Garden in the Sky

    A pair of architects help a client carve out an oasis of calm amid São Paulo’s bustle.

    written by: Robert Landon
    photos by: Brian W. Ferry
    05.23.16

  15. Neoclassical Meets Modern in This Nordic Gem
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    Neoclassical Meets Modern in This Nordic Gem

    A pair of designers in Oslo, armed with tricks for introducing color and daylight, remake their compact late-19th-century apartment.

    written by: Zahid Sardar
    05.20.16

  16. Yes, It Is Easy Being Green
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    Yes, It Is Easy Being Green

    Alternative materials help a house in California’s wine country tread lightly on the land.

    written by: Diana Budds
    photos by: Drew Kelly
    05.18.16

  17. Inexpensive Materials Pay Off Big
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    Inexpensive Materials Pay Off Big

    In Austin, Texas, architect Sean Guess forges an inventive industrial kitchen for a cost-conscious couple.

    written by: Diana Budds
    05.18.16

  18. Two Designers Sharpen Up This Former Pencil Factory
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    Two Designers Sharpen Up This Former Pencil Factory

    In an up-and-coming area of Copenhagen, a pair of designers and their twin girls inhabit a converted loft, filling it with serious design savvy and a hefty dose of creativity.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    photos by: Anders Hviid
    05.18.16

  19. Retirement Never Looked Better and More Sustainable
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    Retirement Never Looked Better and More Sustainable

    A couple’s retirement home on a nature preserve in Carmel, California, emerges as a series of eco-conscious pavilions that rest lightly on the land.

    photos by: Joe Fletcher
    05.17.16

  20. The Lakeside Getaway That Entertains All Ages
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    The Lakeside Getaway That Entertains All Ages

    A family matriarch enlisted an architect, an interior designer, a builder, and a landscape architect to help realize her vision for a diminutive, low-key lakeside getaway.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    05.16.16

  21. This Home Achieves Blissful Living in the Hills
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    This Home Achieves Blissful Living in the Hills

    Three designers jump-start their practice with an affordably built abode in New Zealand.

    written by: Diana Budds
    05.16.16

  22. This Modular Compound Accommodates the Whole Family
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    This Modular Compound Accommodates the Whole Family

    On a wedge-shaped lot in the Texas Hill Country, a couple adapt a modular system to create an idyllic gathering spot.

    written by: Dan Oko
    photos by: Collin Hughes
    05.15.16

  23. This Glass House Conquers the Coast
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    This Glass House Conquers the Coast

    Seeking a respite from the city, a Portland couple create a beachfront getaway on Oregon’s rugged coast.

    written by: Amara Holstein
    photos by: Jake Stangel
    05.14.16

  24. A Green Home Emerges After a Fire
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    A Green Home Emerges After a Fire

    A natural disaster cleared a property in the Colorado mountains, giving an architect and her family a blank slate on which to build their green dream home.

    written by: Alissa Walker
    photos by: David Lauer
    05.14.16

  25. Bauhaus by the Sea
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    Bauhaus by the Sea

    No nautical nonsense here. How Walter Gropius built the Hagerty House, his first commission in the United States.

    written by: Jaci Conry
    photos by: Dean Kaufman
    05.14.16

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