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  1. 7 One-of-a-Kind Rooflines
    Houses We Love

    7 One-of-a-Kind Rooflines

    An A-frame could never contain all the personality these buildings have to offer. From jigsaws to zig-zags, these are seven unique rooflines we love.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    03.05.15

  2. 7 Tips for Planting a Green Roof
    How To

    7 Tips for Planting a Green Roof

    Quit daydreaming about owning a rooftop garden and get down to brass tacks. These seven green roofing tips will provide all the inspiration you need.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    03.04.15

  3. 7 Statement-Making Trellises
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    7 Statement-Making Trellises

    These seven trellises contribute shade and passive cooling while making a bold impression.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    03.04.15

  4. 8 Dazzling Double-Height Spaces
    A Great Idea

    8 Dazzling Double-Height Spaces

    A double-height space can really open a house up, as seen in these examples from Dwell's archives.

    written by: William Lamb
    03.03.15

  5. 7 Instantly Appealing Awnings
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    7 Instantly Appealing Awnings

    Sometimes a little sliver of shade at midday is all the vacation you need.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    03.03.15

  6. 5 Hudson Valley Homes We Love
    Houses We Love

    5 Hudson Valley Homes We Love

    Bright and verdant, these five Hudson Valley homes are a hop, skip, and a jump away from the heart of Manhattan.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    03.02.15

  7. 7 Stunning Waterfront Structures
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    7 Stunning Waterfront Structures

    The best architecture takes full advantage of a setting without upstaging it. Here are seven buildings that make the most of their waterfront perch.

    written by: William Lamb
    03.02.15

  8. A Renovation Reconnects a House to its Louisiana Landscape
    Houses We Love

    A Renovation Reconnects a House to its Louisiana Landscape

    A modern makeover puts a Baton Rouge home in touch with its picturesque surroundings.

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    photos by: Kevin Duffy
    03.01.15

  9. A Dramatic Cliffside Kitchen Gets a Sharp and Sculptural Update
    Rooms We Love

    A Dramatic Cliffside Kitchen Gets a Sharp and Sculptural Update

    In North Vancouver, D’Arcy Jones Architecture undertook a methodical kitchen renovation on behalf of a creative couple.

    written by: Zachary Edelson
    photos by: Sama Jim Canzian
    03.01.15

  10. A Bright Office Addition in Cape Cod
    Renovation

    A Bright Office Addition in Cape Cod

    An East Falmouth couple reached out to New York-based firm Present Architecture to create a bright home office in tune with their existing home and garden.

    written by: Emily Shapiro
    photos by: Robert Deitchler
    03.01.15

  11. 5 Stunning Kitchens With Skylights
    Rooms We Love

    5 Stunning Kitchens With Skylights

    The skylights in these modern kitchens throw daylight—and moonlight—onto cooking surfaces at meal times.

    written by: William Lamb
    02.27.15

  12. In Montreal, a Modern Addition Captures Views of the Horizon
    House Tours

    In Montreal, a Modern Addition Captures Views of the Horizon

    A young firm updates a midcentury house with a contemporary two-story expansion.

    written by: William Lamb
    02.25.15

  13. New Addition Yanks a New England Home into the 21st Century
    Renovation

    New Addition Yanks a New England Home into the 21st Century

    A pavilion adds modern edge to a Dutch Colonial–style house in Rhode Island.

    written by: Dora Sapunar
    photos by: John Horner
    02.24.15

  14. A Sophisticated Renovation of a 19th Century Manhattan Townhouse
    Houses We Love

    A Sophisticated Renovation of a 19th Century Manhattan Townhouse

    Historic details and modern interventions commune in two bathrooms in a renovated West Village town house.

    written by: Diana Budds
    photos by: Chris Cooper
    02.24.15

  15. Light-Filled Renovation Brings Cohesion to San Francisco Home
    Renovation

    Light-Filled Renovation Brings Cohesion to San Francisco Home

    A couple bring cohesion to an architectural mishmash in San Francisco.

    written by: Erika Heet
    photos by: Grant Harder
    02.24.15

  16. Vacation Home in the California Desert is a Modernist Oasis
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    Vacation Home in the California Desert is a Modernist Oasis

    A Canadian family’s getaway in the California desert.

    written by: Margot Dougherty
    photos by: Noah Webb
    02.22.15

  17. A Modern Family Home in Ecuador
    House Tours

    A Modern Family Home in Ecuador

    After a decade in New York, an architect returns home to design a house for his niece and her family.

    written by: William Lamb
    02.20.15

  18. A Plugged-In Home Rises in Prague
    House Tours

    A Plugged-In Home Rises in Prague

    A family villa takes advantage of the latest in smart-home technology.

    written by: William Lamb
    photos by: Ales Jungmann
    02.19.15

  19. Amazing House is Half Historic and Half Modern
    Houses We Love

    Amazing House is Half Historic and Half Modern

    A historic home in Phoenix steps into the 21st century.

    written by: Laura C. Mallonee
    photos by: Jason Roehner
    02.18.15

  20. 7 Modern Dwellings South of the Mason-Dixon
    Houses We Love

    7 Modern Dwellings South of the Mason-Dixon

    Known for its down-home rusticity, the American South is also home to some impressively modern residences. Here are a few of our favorites.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    02.18.15

  21. Smart Interior Update Shows When a Gut Renovation Isn't Necessary
    Houses We Love

    Smart Interior Update Shows When a Gut Renovation Isn't Necessary

    An intervention from a clever interior designer spares an old beach house on Fire Island, New York, from demolition.

    written by: Arlene Hirst
    02.17.15

  22. Green and Affordable Structure Fits Three Families in One 28-Foot-Wide Lot
    Houses We Love

    Green and Affordable Structure Fits Three Families in One 28-Foot-Wide Lot

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

    written by: Valerie Easton
    photos by: Rafael Soldi
    02.15.15

  23. 5 Tiny Home Offices
    Rooms We Love

    5 Tiny Home Offices

    A desk and a chair can fit almost anywhere. These spaces carve out home offices in petite and sometimes unexpected places.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.13.15

  24. Modern Chicken Coop Looks Like a Mini Avian Airstream
    Outdoor

    Modern Chicken Coop Looks Like a Mini Avian Airstream

    Architecture Reseach Office's 60-square-foot chicken coop streamlines a Hamptons backyard.

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    02.13.15

  25. Modern Valentines: A Love Letter to Eero Saarinen
    In The Modern World

    Modern Valentines: A Love Letter to Eero Saarinen

    Who says modern can't be romantic? Knoll just unearthed a trove of love letters exchanged between iconic designer Eero Saarinen and his wife, writer Aline B. Saarinen. Filled with pet names and...

    written by: Luke Hopping
    02.13.15

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