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5 Galley Kitchens That Are Big on Style

These horizontal kitchens handle food prep and storage in spaces that are essentially hallways.
October 28, 2015
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7 Little Homes in the Country

Dwelling small is a way of life, not just in cities with high population density, but also in more isolated regions.
October 27, 2015
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Green, Tiny, Budget-Friendly: 5 Resourceful New Zealand Houses

These smart houses in New Zealand make significant savings, whether that be in energy, square footage, or cost.
October 26, 2015
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This Tiny New England Cottage Is a No-Frills Weekend Hideaway

A one-room retreat outside Providence, Rhode Island, takes up no more space than a standard two-car garage.
October 25, 2015
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A Little Cabin Cantilevered Over a Rocky Ledge in the Mountains

When nature laid down a boulder of a design challenge in the Massachusetts mountains, an architect’s solution elevated the project to new heights.
October 25, 2015
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A Forest Retreat Combines Small Living with the Camping Experience

How a father and son built a diminutive off-the-grid cabin in the Wisconsin woods.
October 24, 2015
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This Tiny Warsaw Studio Instantly Changes from Office to Playroom

Using multifunctional furniture, an apartment in Warsaw rearranges at a moment's notice.
October 24, 2015
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A San Francisco Renovation Creates Two Apartments from One

The matching properties, each about 1,325 square feet, share an open courtyard and a unique collection of exterior materials.
October 23, 2015
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An Archaeological Renovation Adds Precious Space to a Tiny Boston Apartment

In Boston's Beacon Hill neighborhood, where space is tight and the cost of a home averages close to $1,000 per square foot, architect Chris Greenawalt of Bunker Workshop dug up some room for a minuscule apartment.
October 21, 2015