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Cheery Red and Green Homes We Love
These homes sport Yuletide colors all year round.
December 22, 2015
An Idyllic Rhode Island Summer Cottage Is the Perfect Escape for a New York Family
A family escapes their urban environs to a vacation home attuned to its coastal landscape.
December 19, 2015
This Bright Green Prefab in Sweden Looks Just Like a Monopoly House
In Sweden, an architect finds an efficient building solution 260 miles from home.
December 13, 2015
Tiny Prefab Cabins Upgrade a Rugged Camping Site in Colorado
Given a difficult site in the Colorado Rockies, a design-build team installs rugged dwellings for a wilderness and camping program.
December 6, 2015
In Just 48 Hours, a Chicago Live/Work Space Is Built from the Ground Up Using Concrete Panels
An industrious Chicago couple set up shop in a historic manufacturing district almost overnight using prefab concrete panels.
December 6, 2015
A Toronto Couple's Light-Filled Dream Home
Dissatisfaction with a high-rise rental inspired the construction of a new home.
December 3, 2015
A Weathering Steel Retreat in the Foothills of the Cascades
Nestled in rolling meadows, this cabin folds into the surrounding landscape.
December 2, 2015
A Traditional Facade Hides A Light-Filled Modern Delaware Renovation
Modern additions and a restoration transform a 2,930-square-foot home.
November 28, 2015
5 Modern Homes with Expansive Green Roofs
More than a visual statement of green-ness, these roofs provide extra insulation and—more importantly in cities—water retention that can attenuate flooding.
November 25, 2015
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