Into the Woods
The efficiency and aesthetics of prefab proved appealing to the owner of this Dwell Home, built on a rugged island off Canada’s...
The Modern Revival of Steam Bending Wood
The process of steam bending wood has been around since the early 1900’s.
The Wood Life
Wiet Hekking’s specialty shop in the heart of Amsterdam displays the best of bent-ply furniture, past and present.
House of Tomorrow
In fits and bursts, the evolution of the smart home continues.
10 Warm Wood Floors
Timeless, hardwearing, textured, and warm—the benefits of implementing wooden floors into your home are endless.
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.
Sebastian Mariscal's Wood Architecture
We interviewed architect Sebastian Mariscal on his thoughtful, textured approach to designing with wood, for our 2014 Materials...
Opened House
A few years after moving into their stocky, cavelike 1970s bi-level 20 miles southeast of Milwaukee, JJ and Eric Edstrom decided...
House In Morillos
A modern house built in the middle of a breathtaking natural landscape.
Scrap House
"Repurpose, refurbish, recycle" was the guiding principle for a metals broker in Ontario who harnessed his passion for–and...
Photo of the Week: Pleasing Wood Surfaces Line This Oregon Coast Beach House
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.
Philadelphia Row House Renovation
In historic Philadelphia, Jibe Design gives a row home a bright modern update—and a dose of Persian pattern.
10 Creative Uses of Reclaimed Wood
The popular myth claims that cats have nine lives—well, what about a well-worn plank of...
Building the House of Tomorrow
Is the age of designing homes for connectivity finally...
25 Homes With Exposed Wood Beams: Rustic to Modern
We've selected 25 great photos of modern homes with exposed beams.
This House Conquers the Big Island in Hawaii
The unforgiving landscape of the island couldn't stop this architect.
A Dream House for the Ages
This Los Angeles family builds smart and plans ahead.
The Durable Yet Comfortable Cabin in the Woods
A steeply sloped site in the Wisconsin forest, plus an equally steep budget, led architect Brian Johnsen to reinvent the...
Floating House, Lake Huron
On the edge of a tiny island accessible only by boat, this buoyant summer home lives the life aquatic.
A House Not Built for Human Beings
An architect-turned-falconer considers animals and nature when designing his own home.

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