Play: Electric Slide
A group of Columbia University students have a good time reinventing the playground as a place to harness all that youthful...
The Electric Mini
Now things get interesting: BMW, the corporate parent of Mini Cooper, has announced that an all-electric version of the Mini ...
So you’ve finally made the move from incandescent to CFLs only to learn that you’re well behind the LED wave.
A Schoolhouse Electric Christmas
There is nothing quite like soaking in the warmth of vintage, nostalgic Christmas cheer.
If ever there were evidence that architectural innovation knows no limits, the Sliding House by London-based de Rijke, Marsh and...
HONO Electric Candle LED light
With the holidays coming up and children in the house, I'm looking for any alternative to having actual fire inside.
Introducing the Power Slider for iPhone
I finally joined the cult of iPhone a few weeks ago and overall I'm thrilled with my new gadget.
The Training Wheels Are Off for This New Electric Bike
A brother and sister team is ready to share their innovative design with bike riders.
An Architect's Tips for Keeping Your Electric Bills Down
In our upcoming December/January 2016 issue, we feature a modern Palm Springs residence designed by architect Whitney Sander.
These Cabinets Slide, Unfold, and Open to Conquer Kitchen Clutter
In Chapel Hill, a renovated kitchen takes painterly cues from Piet Mondrian.
Sliding Shelves Transform This Tiny Home Into Countless Configurations
Madrid-based firm PKMN dreamed up this flexible concept for a client with a tiny home north of the city.
Raydoor Brings Art to Sliding Door Systems
Building on its reputation for movable pieces of art, sliding door manufacturer Raydoor will team up with two artists for an...
A Custom, LED-Lit Slide Twists Through This Family-Friendly Vacation Home
A young family builds a Wyoming retreat filled with playful details from top to bottom.
Photo of the Week: Simple Sliding Door Made of Spare Plumbing Parts
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
Place Your Bid Here: Sliding Doors with One-of-a-Kind Mural Up for Auction to Benefit Charity
A stunning, custom set of doors produced by Raydoor in collaboration with acclaimed street artist, George "SEN-One" Morillo, are...
As the Cost of Panels Plummets, Energy Utilities Rethink Solar
Tech breakthroughs are bringing solar power to the people, and upsetting electric utilities' business models.
A Vancouver Renovation Transforms a Backyard Into a Giant Living Room
Sliding glass doors and new landscaping fulfill a family's outdoor needs.
With Only One Previous Set of Owners, a Pristine Eichler Home Asks $799K
Boasting an entry atrium, sliding glass walls, wood paneling, and iconic designs, this house is a well-preserved time capsule.
Producing power by harnessing kinetic energy from human and animal movement is a great idea but one with few good results.
10 Playgrounds With Modern Twists
Playgrounds have followed the same architectural playbook since they premiered in the 19th century—a few swings, a slide or two,...