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This Home's Design Took 72 Drafts to Get Right
The 1,700-square-foot home’s unusual design resists excess with rugged minimalism.
January 19, 2016
6 Modern Homes with Rooftop Oases
The roof may be the most underused part of any home—these six dwellings transform that space into an airy retreat.
January 14, 2016
A Calgary Home Makes Space For Three Generations
Equal doses of seclusion and cohesion allow one family to live comfortably.
October 28, 2015
6 Outdoor Yards and Patios Designed for Entertaining and Hosting
When gathering with friends, it's only natural to want to be outdoors when weather permits. Explore these six spaces created with entertaining in mind.
October 21, 2015
10 Concrete Patios We Love
These concrete patios are perfect for autumnal barbecues or just taking in the changing foliage.
October 15, 2015
A Spa-Like Patio with Stunning Views Cascades Down a Los Angeles Hillside
Amid southern California's chaparral landscape, a backyard offers sanctuary and room to entertain guests.
September 25, 2015
5 Outdoor Dining Areas We Love
Like a park's picnic table built into your home, outdoor dining areas are a great way to effortlessly spend more time outdoors. Tour these five lovely examples from houses we've covered.
September 24, 2015
Japanese-Inspired Backyard with a Tiny Studio in Portland
Howells Architecture + Design converted an unremarkable Portland backyard into a modern space for relaxing and entertaining.
July 8, 2015
5 Indoor-Outdoor Spaces Designed for Entertaining
With summer officially underway in the Northern Hemisphere, take a cue from these five festive spaces that take it outside.
June 22, 2015
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