At just $167 per square foot, this high-design, low-cost barn in rural Wisconsin is an American idyll.
Resident Brian Whitlock saved some serious cash by taking on much of the construction and electrical work himself.
Architect Joaquin Castillo blends inexpensive materials, the odd splurge, and a refined modernist sensibility to create...
New York natives Jerome and Jamie Pelayo moved west and settled into this 2,000 square-foot Los Angeles home decked out...
Just Glaze Double-glazed windows are typically composed of two layers of glass with a layer of air in between.
Architects Tiffany Bowie and Joe Malboeuf’s Capitol Hill, Seattle, infill project was completed for $189 per square...
Set in the lush Wisconsin forest, this neatly stacked cabin was built vertically in order to minimize the amount of...
Guess used inexpensive graded pine plywood so that he would get heavy grain patterns on the surfaces.
A tight construction budget informed the choices Sean Guess made as he designed a house for a couple in Austin, Texas.
Sarah Magill and Copa, her golden retriever, relax in the kitchen of her home in Kansas City, where an...
The house that Kem Studio designed for Sarah Magill on a narrow lot in Kansas City has a steel facade with reclaimed...
A steeply sloped site in the Wisconsin forest, plus an equally steep budget, led architect Brian Johnsen to reinvent...
A series of horizontal window panes on the rear facade serves as vanes for ventilation and adds a craftsmanlike design...
Carpenter poses outside his house, which is shoehorned into a tiny nonconforming lot among a block’s worth of older row...
The dining area is bright and airy, thanks to the skylight-topped hole cut in the center of the structure.
In Hillsborough, North Carolina, local firm Tonic completed a modern home at a modest $155 per square foot.
Green Urban Housing in Philadelphia
By keeping the budget strict, the insulation tight, and its values clear, Philadelphia’s Postgreen Homes shows a little brotherly...
Architect Dan Rockhill tackled a tight budget and a steep slope to build a modern Midwest haven for a family in...
On an idyllic afternoon, members of the Oropeza and Castillo clans splash in the backyard pool framed by Trex decking...
With the owners requesting something "adventurous but subtle," architect Elijah Huge set out to find a cladding...
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