Try Dwell+ for FREE
Dwell On This
Find a Pro
From Our Readers
Bath & Bed
Kitchen & Dining
Lighting & Fans
On the Market
Add Your Home
How to Pick the Most Energy-Efficient Windows and Doors
With doors and windows that are as energy-smart as they are beautiful, Western Window Systems makes prioritizing energy...
Designing With Light: How Window Treatments Are Key to Creating the Right Mood
Whether you're craving a serene, uplifting, or romantic environment, Hunter Douglas window treatments are designed to help you...
How to Save Historic Windows on an Existing Property
Along with bringing natural light into a home, windows also act as the building’s eyes, allowing the residents to look out into...
How to Buy a Shipping Container
You’ve decided to join the shipping container revolution.
How to Build an Affordable America
There are as many solutions to the country’s housing crisis as there are causes. We need them all.
How to Submit or Contribute to Dwell
Here are the stories our editors are hunting for, and how to get in touch.
How to Build an Outdoor Shower
There's still enough time this summer to do a little DIY and build an outdoor shower in your yard.
How to Build a Floating Home
We spoke with architect Eric Cobb about the process behind building a floating home.
How to Work With an Architect
Use this as a guide to finding the right architect for your new home or renovation—and what to expect during the process.
How To: Decorating with Posters
Poster art is often one of the most effective and affordable ways to inject creativity into a space.
How to Design With Maps
Carefully crafted to convey a trove of information, maps can also be excellent tools in the interior designer's...
This Concrete Abode Stretches Over Giant Boulders
A Northern California retreat immerses into the landscape with the guidance of shadow and light.
This Quirky Home in Prague Looks Like a Giant Mushroom
Scaled to blend in with the surrounding trees, this Czech home rises from a concrete stem.