How to Build a Floating Home
We spoke with architect Eric Cobb about the process behind building a floating home.
How to Build an Eames Chair
I know, I know, the Eames Shell Chair is totally ubiquitous, which is part of why this Herman Miller film from the Eames Office...
How California Style Influenced a Group Home in Paris
A forward-thinking group home in the 20th arrondissement channels a midcentury spirit.
How to Use Crystals in Your Home
For centuries, crystals have been used in homes to ward off negative feelings, encourage prosperity, improve sleep and create...
How to Build an Outdoor Shower
There's still enough time this summer to do a little DIY and build an outdoor shower in your yard.
Here’s How Hollywood Builds a Malibu Dream Home—on a Vancouver Soundstage
Tasked with designing a celeb-worthy Malibu abode in six weeks for a new television series on E!, production designer Daniel...
Dwell How-To: Buy and Sell Your Dream Home
Combing the Dwell archives for our best, all-time tips on buying and selling your own modern abode.
How to Make Your Home Feel Oh So Home-y?
Creating a space worthy of an Instagram is one thing -- queue homee -- but making it your own is something only you can do.
How to Build an Off the Grid Cabin
Suzanne Shelton’s life work is making sustainable lifestyles attractive and accessible.
Minneapolis Modern “Dream Home” Built by Sustainable 9 Design + Build
Overlooking the scenic Minnehaha Creek sits one of the most unique and energy-efficient homes in the greater Minneapolis area.
This Home Will Make You Want to Build Your Own Sauna
A modern home in Finland revolves around three pillars of traditional family life: the kitchen, the fireplace, and the sauna.
How to build a Tiny DIY Trailer on a Budget
A young couple on the move build a small home that will go wherever life takes them.
This Cozy Home Totally Changes How We Think of Tribeca Lofts
A Manhattan renovation takes cues from its neighbors—a pioneering artist’s loft and the light of the nearby Hudson River.
See How Technology Turned This Vacation Home Into a Connected Family Hub
Today, many modern families have come to realize how beneficial technology can be when it comes to staying connected with one...
A Brazilian Architect Builds a Dream Home For Her Parents
A pair of empty nesters call on their architect daughter to create a home that fulfills their retirement wish list.
The Floating Piers
Have you ever wanted to walk on water? Well, now you can.
This Is How an Aussie Model Decorates a Family Home—and It's So Cool
Some people are just born with that cool factor in their genes.
Yale Fox: Home Renters Are Powerless. Here’s How to Fix That
Between roaches, rats, and unfit landlords, few New Yorkers have control over the conditions of the apartments they pay...
How To Install A Home Audio System With Remote Control Access On Your Own?
Gone are the days when having to install an audio system was considered to be the expensive and complicated...
Floating Pool
There was once a steel-decked river barge, decommissioned and idle in Morgan City, Louisiana.

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