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The appeal of a prefab house is clear, but the process of getting one is not.
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So You Want to Live in an ADU? Here’s What to Consider
Owners and tenants of accessory dwelling units (ADUs) share key insights about how to navigate the unique living experience.
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Dwell On This: Organize Your Junk Drawer
Out of sight, out of mind doesn’t apply here anymore.
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The Ultimate Guide to Prefab: 65 Resources by Location, Construction, and Price
Prefab is part of Dwell’s DNA—build a better future with our veritable tome of all things prefab.
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A new pilot program by the city to add housing has yet to catch on—but that could soon change.
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Everything You Need to Know About Building an ADU in Portland, Oregon
Accessory dwelling units help the city meet its density goals and extend housing options—but only after striking a...
How to Build a Fire Pit
It’s not summer without a backyard s’mores station.
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From “disco” tile to high-gloss glass, this parade of beautiful backsplashes will help you take your kitchen from average to...
Dwell On This: Streamline Your Multipurpose Room
Is that office setup on your dining room table really working?
What Does Opting Into Home Automation Mean for Privacy?
With the rapid evolution of the smart home, has privacy become just another setting?
The Best Scandinavian-Inspired Paint Colors for Your Home, According to Experts
From traditional Falu red to buttercup yellows, these hues recall Nordic landscapes.
Practicing Sustainability Is Easier Than You Think With These Handy Guides
It’s simple to make lasting changes to your home, wardrobe, and everyday life that are kind to the planet.
7 Big Lessons to Learn From Tiny Home Design
Acclaimed for being sustainable, affordable, and adorable residences, tiny homes are also superb teachers when it comes to...
The Dos and Don’ts of Shipping Container Homes
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The Californian designer shows us how to spruce up a utilitarian space.
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We Asked 13 Designers to Share Their Work-From-Home Setups and Tips
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Create a peaceful ambiance in your bedroom with these exemplary ceiling lighting designs.
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Buying a home is a longstanding goal for many, but the process of finding the perfect property and claiming it as your own can be...
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Never hire a builder or contractor without first asking these essential questions.
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