A Fresh Kitchen Update for the Family That Cooks Together
Mitchell Holladay Architects completely renovates this Oakland home's first floor, reimagining its kitchen, deck, and...
A Couple Puts Their California Home on Track for LEED Certification
The new kid on the block in a predominantly Eichler neighborhood, this Menlo Park home breaks the mold and divides into...
A Renovated Modernist Oasis in the French Riviera That Has Hosted Picasso and Royalty
Once home to modernist architect Barry Dierks, this historic home overlooking the Mediterranean Sea gets some...
Here's What Norse Mythology and Modern Architecture Have in Common
From skiing to soaking up the sun, a family retreat for all seasons.
A Spa-Like Patio with Stunning Views Cascades Down a Los Angeles Hillside
Amid southern California's chaparral landscape, a backyard offers sanctuary and room to entertain guests.
A Miami Renovation That Blends Concrete and Rich Wooden Interiors
Designed with Floridian sensibilities, this bright loft gives an otherwise industrial space some warmth.
A Minimalist Mexican Retreat that Uses an Array of Strategies to Beat the Heat
Comprised of four modules arranged around a central courtyard, this home is a fresh take on the casa de fin de semana.
A California Cottage Renovated for Easy Indoor-Outdoor Living
Filled with the resident's childhood memories, this quirky home's update kept it true to its San Diego heritage.
A Family Builds Their Dream Modern Home Overlooking the Georgian Bay
At 7,110 square feet, the beauty of this dwelling's views is matched by an extensive collection of modern furniture and...
A Family Retreat Mixes Rustic Materials with Modern Space-Saving Design
Two gracious Douglas fir porches flank this 1,100-square-foot escape in South Texas.
A Family Salvages an 1880s Barn to Create Their Nearly-Net Zero Escape
With the help of Chicago-based architecture and planning firm Northworks, a family of four brought its vision of a...
An Entertaining Renovation That Can Host Beach Parties for Days
A family’s Laguna Beach home features an expansive open-air entertainment space for the masses.
A Weathering Steel Retreat in the Foothills of the Cascades
Nestled in rolling meadows, this cabin folds into the surrounding landscape.
A Glass Pavilion With Stunning Panoramic Views Tops This California Home
Hovering above its flat-roofed midcentury original, this transparent addition was designed for two renowned artists.
A Home That Dramatically Replicates a Starry Sky in Its Living Room
Given a fantastic site bordering the Hyblaean Mountains of Southern Sicily, Italian architect Fabrizio Foti imagined...
An Eco-Friendly Prototype whose Furniture Maximizes Energy Efficiency
For their debut at the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2015 Solar Decathlon, the University at Buffalo goes beyond the...
A Bay Area Renovation Keeps its Midcentury Modern Roots
This 1958 home is everything a family could ever want back then—and now, with some minor modifications.
An Eco-Friendly Prefab Assembled In One Day
Only 29 hours were required to install this “off-the-shelf” Seattle prefab home that packs a plethora of energy...
A Sculptural Desert Escape Inspired by a Shadow
This dark Yucca Valley home tricks the eye through clever use of light and shadow.
A Hillside Toronto Renovation Immerses Residents in the Surrounding Tree Canopy
Rich walnut finishes and Douglas fir beams help define this revamped midcentury dwelling.
This Architect Successfully Grows His Own Secret Garden
A family doesn’t have to travel far for a private oasis away from the busy city.
This Little Guy Bucks the Trend Toward Bigger Beach Houses
Smart spatial planning coupled with green design make for a home that is as elegant as it is practical.
After a Fire, a Midcentury Home Rises from the Ashes
A tree house-inspired home takes advantage of the surrounding forest.
One Person's Trash: This Brooklynite Built an Impressive Furniture Collection from Abandoned Items
Resident Owen Wright collaborated with designer Adam Davidson on this 1,000-square-foot Brooklyn apartment.