Floating House, Lake Huron
On the edge of a tiny island accessible only by boat, this buoyant summer home lives the life aquatic.
This Lake House Is a Living Piece of Architecture History
A retired couple retreats to the modern masterpiece by Richard Meier.
Lake Front House
Permanent connection between nature and...
Modern Lake House in Missouri
Nautical nods ground a weekend retreat in its surroundings on the shores of Table Rock Lake.
Reflections on a Lake
Unobtrusively distinct from its neighbors, a weekend house in Mexico assimilates the colors of the surrounding landscape on...
A Floating Sauna In Sweden
A serene floating sauna that blends traditional craftsmanship and contemporary design.
A Floating South African Cabin Borrows From the Landscape
In a forested suburb of Cape Town, four cylinders make a tower-like hideout on a businessman’s family estate.
Photo of the Week: Angular Austrian Lake House
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
Opened House
A few years after moving into their stocky, cavelike 1970s bi-level 20 miles southeast of Milwaukee, JJ and Eric Edstrom decided...
A Cypress-Clad Lake House Posted Up on an Old Logging Road
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.
This Texas Lake House Isn't Afraid to Let the Light In
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.
House on the Water by Galletti & Matter Architectes
A modern lake house enveloped by a distinctive roof.
10 Modern Floating Homes That Offer an Aquatic Lifestyle
In recent years, there's a been a surge of interest in floating homes for many reasons—mainly because they can be easily adapted...
A Lake Superior Escape With a Whitewashed Masonry Sauna
Wood and masonry come together in this Minnesotan refuge that balances the built environment with the natural setting.
This New Old House
Danish design impresario Jens Martin Skibsted works with architect Jürgen Mayer H to update a Norwegian-style, 19th-century home...
Philadelphia Row House Renovation
In historic Philadelphia, Jibe Design gives a row home a bright modern update—and a dose of Persian pattern.
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.
A Dream of Many Men, Lake Jackson Texas
Few architects have the opportunity to design a whole community, but Alden B. Dow had just such a unique opportunity in 1941 in...
A New Book For Those Who Dream of Living in a Floating Home
A new book from Gestalten takes readers on board an array of floating dwellings across the globe that embrace beautiful and...

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