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7 Reliable Prefab Companies in California
7 Reliable Prefab Companies in California
You don't have to look far to find a host of experienced designers and builders of prefab homes in the Golden State.
Grab Your Friends and Escape to a Remote Cabin Cluster on a Norwegian Island
Grab Your Friends and Escape to a Remote Cabin Cluster on a Norwegian Island
Weary city dwellers can find serenity in this array of cabins on the Norwegian archipelago of Fleinvær, where the Northern Lights make regular appearances.
Be the First to Stay in the New Muji Hotel in Shenzhen
Be the First to Stay in the New Muji Hotel in Shenzhen
Slated for a grand opening on January 18, the first hotel from the popular Japanese retailer will offer rooms that are "anti-gorgeous and...
Now in its Fifth Year, the FOG Design+Art Fair Shakes Up San Francisco
Now in its Fifth Year, the FOG Design+Art Fair Shakes Up San Francisco
Bringing together leaders in design, art, and culture, the FOG Design+Art Fair is on view January 11–14, 2018 at the Fort Mason Center.
A Sleek Renovation in London Ushers Light Into a Family Home
A Sleek Renovation in London Ushers Light Into a Family Home
A streamlined and modernized design transforms this London terrace house into a refined, bright, and spacious home that supports the needs of a growing family.
A Bay Area Jewel With Golden Gate Views Wants $1.55M
A Bay Area Jewel With Golden Gate Views Wants $1.55M
A light-filled home by pioneering modernist William Wurster is up for grabs in Point Richmond, California.
Fun, Cheeky Interiors Give This Middle Eastern Eatery a Modern Edge
Fun, Cheeky Interiors Give This Middle Eastern Eatery a Modern Edge
In downtown Victoria, Superbaba is a Middle Eastern restaurant whose quirky use of color and form keeps a sense of humor.
Bird-Watchers Will Be Flying High Once This Stunning Tower Is Complete
Bird-Watchers Will Be Flying High Once This Stunning Tower Is Complete
The winning entry for a bird observational tower in Latvia sets a new bar for how these structures can be built.
These Tiny, Modular Homes Are Made of Concrete Water Pipes
These Tiny, Modular Homes Are Made of Concrete Water Pipes
Feeling the squeeze from Hong Kong's affordable housing crisis, one architect turns to a surprising new micro-housing solution.
An Old Horse Barn Is Repurposed as a Chic Desert Guesthouse
An Old Horse Barn Is Repurposed as a Chic Desert Guesthouse
Former horse stalls now serve as concrete room dividers in this modernist guest home in Phoenix, Arizona.
A Minimalist Retreat Rises From Old Stone Walls in Hudson Valley
A Minimalist Retreat Rises From Old Stone Walls in Hudson Valley
Perched atop a mountain on over six acres of woods, a young couple's weekend getaway incorporates the old with the new.
A Super-Insulated Home in Japan Brings Comfort to an Elderly Couple
A Super-Insulated Home in Japan Brings Comfort to an Elderly Couple
This retreat in Ehime in northwestern Shikoku belongs to an aging husband and wife who don't see eye-to-eye on air conditioning.
Prefab, Modular, and Kit Homes—What's the Difference?
Prefab, Modular, and Kit Homes—What's the Difference?
Get ready to disentangle the specific modes of construction for homes with ready-made parts.
See 5 Rejected Designs For the World's Most Famous Monuments
See 5 Rejected Designs For the World's Most Famous Monuments
Can you guess what national treasure would have been replaced with this...
9 Vacation Rentals That Will Make You Want to Book a Flight to Hawaii
9 Vacation Rentals That Will Make You Want to Book a Flight to Hawaii
Whether you're looking for adventure, culture, or R&R, Hawaii has plenty to offer the modern traveler.
A Modernist Time Capsule by Erno Goldfinger Asks $4M
A Modernist Time Capsule by Erno Goldfinger Asks $4M
Commissioned by businessman Jack Perry in 1967, the Teesdale House is the only post-war British home by the Hungarian-born architect Erno Goldfinger still in its original...
Can Compact Laneway Houses Like This One in Canada Transform Inner-City Neighborhoods?
Can Compact Laneway Houses Like This One in Canada Transform Inner-City Neighborhoods?
Billed as an "urban cabin," the laneway housing concept is a smart, affordable way to add density and preserve historic sites.
What's the Most Overlooked Feature When Planning a Kitchen Renovation?
What's the Most Overlooked Feature When Planning a Kitchen Renovation?
We turned to our panel of Dwell Pros for the answer—here's what they said.
A Serpentine Wall in This Taiwanese Home Divides Public and Private Space
A Serpentine Wall in This Taiwanese Home Divides Public and Private Space
An undulating, S-shaped interior wall guides the programs within this Brutalist-inspired concrete abode.
This Minimalist Cabin in Vietnam Is the Perfect Forest Escape
This Minimalist Cabin in Vietnam Is the Perfect Forest Escape
Built for an affordable $3,000, the Forest House is a 129-square-foot refuge outside Hanoi.

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