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A Rooftop Garden Grows on This Home in a Gritty Brooklyn Neighborhood
Building on the site of a former one-car garage, an architect creates his family’s home in an evolving, industrial neighborhood of Brooklyn.
January 17, 2016
House of the Week: Budget-Friendly Shipping Container Home that Responds to its Tropical Climate
Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow
September 4, 2015
7 Green Roof Escapes Outside of Cities
These homes with planted roofs nestle into their country surroundings.
July 8, 2015
Run-Down Row House in Boston Becomes a Quiet Urban Escape with Two Green Roofs
A young architect transforms a small row house into a deceptively roomy family home.
May 12, 2015
Designing with Grass: 7 Green Roofs We Love
Take a walk on the wild side with these seven living roofs.
April 20, 2015
A Prairie Escape Embraces the Landscape with a Green Roof
Crowned with a glass observatory, this scenic Wisconsin home commands panoramic views of the surrounding grasslands.
April 19, 2015
7 One-of-a-Kind Rooflines
An A-frame could never contain all the personality these buildings have to offer. From jigsaws to zig-zags, these are seven unique rooflines we love.
March 5, 2015
7 Tips for Planting a Green Roof
Quit daydreaming about owning a rooftop garden and get down to brass tacks. These seven green roofing tips will provide all the inspiration you need.
March 4, 2015
Psst! Follow Us Down These 5 Secret Passages
Remember when you were a kid and you'd knock on walls trying to uncover hidden staircases? Of course, you do. These five homes make good on that childhood dream with carefully concealed private spaces.
February 19, 2015
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