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Carbon Positive Prefab Home

The Australian architecture firm Archiblox recently unveiled their newest prefab home, which boasts of a number of sustainable and green features. …

Prefab Homes

Small Island Cottage With A Traditional Interior

This small but very pretty house is located on the Isle of Wight, the UK. The style is pure, stylish vintage: shabby chic wood outside and inside the …

Interior Design

Architizer

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Cottage season is upon us Canadians, and LAWD DO WE LOVE A GOOD COTTAGE PARTY! My sister and BIL were up at their Québec cottage over the weekend …

A Modern Entryway in this Mountain Home

Nestled between the Teton Range to the west and the Gros Ventre Range to the east in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, USA, this modern mountain home is a dream …

Forest House: Minimalist Cabin in the Woods of Germany

Paying tribute to the mythologies and fairy houses of the woods with its dark timber facade and slightly flaring roof, Forest House is a small, …

400 Square Foot Skyline by Zip Kit Homes

Building the right sized home to fit your needs is smarter, less expensive, simpler and better for the environment. We focus on smaller, efficiently …

Tiny House Movement

Green Roof Design For Small Cabins . . . Ahead Of Its Time!

Green Roof Design for Small Cabins...<br>Ahead of its Time!<p>The green roof design on the small cabins featured here is way ahead of its time -- in some …

Borrowing From The Rich Personality of Its Surroundings: Pobble House in England

<b>Pobble House</b> is an original looking timber frame residence paying tribute to the qualities and architectural history of its special location in …

Articles about thriving micro living model on Dwell.com - Dwell

A professor takes the first step toward creating a new model for the city.<p>Limited Edition for Holiday...<p>From crowded cities to a trailer park of tiny houses planned for Sonoma County, California, multiunit micro-housing complexes are...<p>Tiny homes may come in a variety of shapes and sizes, but they …

Sonoma County

Circular Affordable Housing Prototype

Inside the shell of the Oyster House prototype lies a new shape for affordable housing.<p>It was the grain of sand that became a pearl. CxMxD, a team of three New York City–based designers, hit upon the idea of a faceted circle while conceptualizing their entry for Add-on’13, an affordable-housing …

Architecture

Ribbons in the Sky

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Clever 425 sq. ft. Manhattan Micro-Loft Stacks Upwards for More Space

1/9<p>Manhattan Micro Loft<p>When it first started off, this unusually tiny NYC apartment had high ceilings but only 425 sq. ft. of space. Specht Harpman …

Tiny Space-Age LoftCube Prefab Can Pop up Just About Anywhere

Werner Aisslinger’s LoftCube is a tiny prefab pod home that can pop up practically anywhere to provide a comfortable retreat. The elegant modern loft …

Prefab Homes

Architect Builds Tiny 196 Square-Foot Dream House From Scratch

Cash-strapped Idaho architect Macy Miller wanted a place of her own without the burdensome mortgage, so she decided to build a tiny house from the …

Asymmetric Modern House in Norway for a Family of Four

Spreading over a compact but lively enlarged 48 square meters, the <b>Arne Garborgsvei 18</b> House in Trondheim, Norway, sparks up anyone’s dreams about …

Big Ideas, Small Buildings: Some of Architecture's Best, Tiny Projects

<i>This post was originally published in The Architectural Review as "Size Doesn't Matter: Big Ideas for Small Buildings."</i><p>Taschen’s latest volume draws …

Architecture

Tetra Shed: A Multi-Functional, Modular Building System Now Available

Remember Innovation Imperative's modular alternative to the “cuboid office?” Shortly after featuring it on ArchDaily interest for the innovative …

Fish

Summer House M / M.B.A.

A house that is close to traditional farm houses in Sweden in its form.<p>The outside is clad in untreated wood, roof in zinc and deck in larch. …

Colourful and Light-Filled Apartment in Manhattan by Axis Mundi Design

Axis Mundi Design, a multidisciplinary firm based in New York imagined the colourful and light-filled interior of this 675 sq. ft one-bedroom …

Adapted to a Nomadic Lifestyle: Peliships Floating Shelves

American studio David Hsu Design, in collaboration with Elkamii, designed the <b>Peliships floating shelves</b> in an effort to rethink what modern shelving …

Ritto House by Alts Design Office

Alts Design Office have recently completed the Ritto house in Shiga, Japan.<p>From the designers<p>This plan is a project of the small detached living …

A Cheerful House in London Inspiring Good Mood

DOSarchitecture, an architecture studio based in UK, completed this year a single-family residence, a cheerful house with a true personality in …