131-Day House
Architect Jayna Cooper had never designed a house before, much less played general contractor, when she broke ground on her new...
Preview the '131-Day House'
Our July/August issue (on newsstands now) focuses on the work of talented female architects who found creative ways to solve...
Opened House
A few years after moving into their stocky, cavelike 1970s bi-level 20 miles southeast of Milwaukee, JJ and Eric Edstrom decided...
This Farmhouse Design is a Modern-Day Fairytale
This spacious design is everything one can wish for in a house.
A House Not Built for Human Beings
An architect-turned-falconer considers animals and nature when designing his own home.
Photos of the Day: Isolated Building Studies
David Schalliol’s photo project showcases the eerie beauty in Chicago's abandoned lots and standalone buildings.
The House of a Lifetime
At age 34, Philip M. Isaacson commissioned architect F. Frederick Bruck to design a home for him and his wife. That was 1959.
House of Tomorrow
In fits and bursts, the evolution of the smart home continues.
This New Old House
Danish design impresario Jens Martin Skibsted works with architect Jürgen Mayer H to update a Norwegian-style, 19th-century home...
House In Morillos
A modern house built in the middle of a breathtaking natural landscape.
Scrap House
"Repurpose, refurbish, recycle" was the guiding principle for a metals broker in Ontario who harnessed his passion for–and...
Philadelphia Row House Renovation
In historic Philadelphia, Jibe Design gives a row home a bright modern update—and a dose of Persian pattern.
It Took a Whole Family to Build This House
In upstate New York, two families unite to design a vacation house that will suit all their needs for years to come.
Hand-Made Houses
Here at Dwell, we love houses with a good backstory.
Building the House of Tomorrow
Is the age of designing homes for connectivity finally...
A Dream House for the Ages
This Los Angeles family builds smart and plans ahead.
A Day in the Life of a Smart-Home Voice Assistant
We asked three super-users to share their voice histories.
Valentine’s Day 101: A Guide for the Romantically Challenged
Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that feels kind of forced…but you’ve got to go for it anyways! If V-Day planning isn’t...
From 1932 to the Present Day—Watch How Technology Continues to Progress in This Iconic L.A. House
In every aspect of our lives, we’ve seen how well-designed technology can improve quality of life—but this is not a new concept,...
Gorski Kotar House
A beautiful cabin inspired by a walnut tree.

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