Collection by Allie Weiss

Dwell Revisits an Eco-Friendly Ann Arbor Home 9 Years Later


In celebration of our 15th anniversary, we returned to a handful of the most memorable modern homes to have graced the pages of Dwell, including this corrugated metal–clad home built around an 86-year-old magnolia tree.

The eco-friendly Ann Arbor home of Tom McMurtrie, Genia Service, and their son Gary features a brilliant reflective...
Since Dwell’s first visit in 2006, Gary—now 14 years old—has outgrown the swing, and the home has seen a few final...