This Battery-Powered House Never Runs Out of Juice
A high-tech house in rural Finland offers a family a place to recharge— in more ways than one.
Tesla's solar roof, you'll never know these houses are solar-powered
Yes, this is a solar roofs in the picture. “Solar glass tiles can also incorporate heating elements, like rear…
The Power of Design That is Snøhetta
Snøhetta, a full service design and architecture firm, has been recognized by Architect's Newspaper for its expansion…
Power Plastic
Every hour, enough sunlight hits the earth to power the entire planet for a year. But since they’re pricey—and, let’s…
Vampire Power
Probably the most evocative term among the otherwise technocratic energy vocabulary, vampire power is the continuous…
Opened House
A few years after moving into their stocky, cavelike 1970s bi-level 20 miles southeast of Milwaukee, JJ and Eric…
The Power of Paint
Students are redesigning their environment under the guidance of Publicolor, a nonprofit organization founded in 1996…
Mask House by WOJR
Mask House is a minimal residence that will be located in Ithaca, New York, designed by WOJR.
131-Day House
Architect Jayna Cooper had never designed a house before, much less played general contractor, when she broke ground…
10 Inspiring Houses
From clever materials to coastal living, here's what caught our eye this week.
Row House Revival
Following the interventions of architect Matthew Baird and interior designer Janet Liles, Mo Ogrodnik’s apartment,…
Hay Is for Horses, Straw Is for Houses
In the Napa Valley, one sustainable residence elegantly demonstrates straw bale technology.
Hand-Powered Lamp
Producing power by harnessing kinetic energy from human and animal movement is a great idea but one with few good…
The Philosophy of Juxtaposed:Power
At a party last year I was chatting with Mike Simonian of the San Francisco design firm Mike and Maaike. We were…
Clay House by Simon Astridge
Clay House is a minimalist house located in London, United Kingdom, designed by Simon Astridge.
This House Gets Better with Age
An architect creates a long-term home for his parents around a glass enclosure built to celebrate Northwestern…
High-Performace Courtyard House
On a north-sloping site in Palo Alto, CA, the High-Performance Courtyard House is carefully sited and detailed to…
Tips For Selling A House On Instagram
There's no shortage of popular social media platforms on the internet right now, and the likes of Facebook and Twitter…
Lake Front House
Permanent connection between nature and family
iT House, Joshua Tree
The iT House brings together raw industrial aesthetics with the tactics of green design to forge a new home in the…