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Millennial concept home with an outdoor living area

Is This the Millennial Dream Home?

A concept home aims to reflect the requests of the Millennial market.
February 3, 2016
London bedroom with exposed beams.

5 Rustic Homes with Exposed Beams

These homes show their bones to great effect.
February 1, 2016
Cholguán office dividers

A Good-Looking Office System Made from an Everyday Packing Material

A Chilean studio adapts a low-cost composite wood board for the modern office.
January 29, 2016
White pine clad bedroom

8 Modern, Lofted Beds for Tiny Spaces

For the spatially challenged, think vertically: Lofted beds make every inch count.
January 27, 2016
Modern Parisian adolescent home renovation by Damien Brambilla with outdoor garden and facade

5 Architecture Projects With a Conscience

Alejandro Aravena's Pritzker Prize win has raised the profile of socially conscious architecture. Revisit five projects that serve the greater good here.
January 13, 2016
Bright kitchen with green cabinets and an Achille Castiglioni table

How to Do Colorful Bar Stools

Accent your kitchen island with a fleet of charismatic three- and four-leggers.
January 13, 2016
compact cabin interior

5 Cozy Scandinavian Homes with Wood-Burning Fireplaces and Stoves

A roaring blaze can warm a home through even the harshest Nordic winters.
January 4, 2016
Modern small cantilevered cabin in Massachusetts with glass facade

5 Daring Cantilevers

Cantilevers add visual tension to the exteriors of these modern buildings.
December 30, 2015
Hisbalit mosaic tiles in Prague bathroom renovation.

5 Ways to Add Texture to Interior Design

Make an impact with unexpected materials.
December 21, 2015