This Off-Grid Retreat in Idaho Floats in a Sea of Rolling Hills
Three metal-clad structures connected by an open-air courtyard offer simple sanctuary and an escape from city living.
Perfect Pairings: 9 Sofas Match-Made For Every Wes Anderson Movie
Have you ever wanted to live in a Wes Anderson movie (and if so, which one)? These nine modern sofas are every bit as plush and...
Perfect Pairings: These Record Players and Consoles Are a Match Made in Heaven
A perfectly paired record player and console will strike harmony in your home and bring music to your ears.
A Homeowner Uses Smart Technology to Manage His Napa Property from Anywhere
In Napa, a custom menu of apps helps a frequent traveler keep track of security—and his garden—from afar.
Cove Purifies Your Water With Smart Technology
A start-up wants you to ditch your Brita for good.
Get Smarter
The story of the smart home has yet to be written—one early adopter explains why.
Editor's Highlights from Dwell's First-Ever Issue Dedicated to Smart Technology
Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's July/August 2015 issue.
Goodbye, Smart Home?
Is 2021 the year we give up on gadgetry and embrace a more elegant home intelligence?
Rising Tides Are No Match for This Coastal Home
Thanks to some smart design and sound engineering, this small coastal house handles the waves.
Remember, Smart Tech Isn’t Always so Smart
Four of the less-intelligent trends in home automation.
Revamping the San Francisco Vernacular, Modern Design and Technology Serves A Busy Family
Designpad Architecture renovates a Noe Valley residence for a growing family to help them feel more connected to each other and...
Here’s How to Create the Perfect Modern Nursery
We asked our friends at Storq to dish on the stylish essentials you’ll need to outfit your baby’s space.
These Modern Parents Show How Invaluable Technology Can Be
As founders of a thriving design collective and parents to three young children, Matthew and Jesse Hufft have their hands full,...
Self-Regulating Technology Makes Managing This Compound a Breeze
A Colorado retreat built for extended family gatherings makes the most of smart tech.
This Home Achieves Blissful Living in the Hills
Three designers jump-start their practice with an affordably built abode in New Zealand.
A Breezy Midcentury Renovation in the Hollywood Hills
For this 1957 Fickett, a closed off kitchen gets thoughtfully reimagined with the help of Dan Brunn Architecture and Bosch Home...
7 Essential Tips For Choosing the Perfect Bathroom Tile
If you’re nervous about diving into the dizzying world of tile, read this guide before tackling your bathroom project.
7 Places to Rent For the Perfect Roman Holiday
When in Rome...stay in one of these chic vacation rentals.
Casper’s Mattress Miracle Workers Get Into the Bed Frame Game
The two new offerings are the perfect match for their signature rave-worthy mattresses.
A Picture-Perfect Midcentury in Pasadena Lists for $2.3M
The plans for this post-and-beam construction were featured in the May 1950 edition of “Arts & Architecture...