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FAQ and Community Guidelines

Welcome to, a website dedicated to modern living, home architecture, and design. is community-oriented. Most of the projects you'll find in our Homes channel are added by our members, who are architects, designers, homeowners, and other design lovers. Articles on come from Dwell Magazine, Dwell bloggers, and our content partners.

Rules of Dwell Advice

  1. Always be courteous. We're building a positive community about architecture and design. Remember, being a critic is not the same thing as being a jerk.
  2. Be appropriate. is an all-ages site, so please keep language, topics, and photography appropriate. Our moderators reserve the right to remove offensive material.
  3. Ask specific questions. Because we want Dwell Discuss to be informative, please create descriptive post titles.

Add A Home

Q. How does Dwell “Add A Home” work?

A. Adding a home to is free. We encourage homeowners and design professionals to add as many homes—or other architectural projects—as they like. Our objective is to create the largest curated database of modern homes. We pick homes to feature daily on our social feeds (reaching nearly five million followers) and the homepage.

Q. Is it free to add a home to

A. Yep!

Q: Does adding a home to hurt my chances of being published in Dwell Magazine?

A: Not at all. On the contrary, this is our online submission queue for finding great homes to feature in an online story or the magazine.


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