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Here's Your Chance to Live in a Shipping Container

Washington, D.C.'s new apartment complex takes upcycling to the next level.<p><i>Urban Turf</i><p>A new four-unit apartment complex in Washington, D.C., took just seven months to complete from conception to build-out, and it's made of surprising materials: shipping containers. The apartments, located in D.C.'s …

Essential Small-Space Living Tips

Small space living can be a challenge.<p>Multifunctional furniture can make a small space a lot more livable.<p>In Canada's Yukon Territory, a college instructor builds a lightweight, efficient 97-square-foot mobile dwelling.<p>If you have infants or toddlers in your home—or are about to have a …

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11 Questions To Ask Before Buying A Home

Whether you're buying your first home or you're a seasoned owner, answer these questions for the knowledge and confidence to find home sweet home.<p><b>1. What elements are must-haves in your home and what can you forgo?</b> When house hunting, decide on a few elements you can't live without and let the rest …

Inside a School Bus-Turned-Cabin

Have you ever wondered what the coolest way to upcycle an old school bus might be? This bus renovated into a cabin could be your answer. This article originally appeared on countryliving.com.<p>While finishing up his master's degree in architecture at the University of Minnesota, Hank Butitta wanted …

My Happy Life In 160 Square Feet

Brittany Yunker dreamed big by thinking small, building her cozy Washington state abode from the ground up.<p>Brittany Yunker dreamed big by thinking small, building her cozy Washington state abode from the ground up.

Proof That One Change Can Completely Transform A Room

You don't have to invest in a full-fledged makeover just to get a new look!<p>You don't have to invest in a full-fledged makeover just to get a new look! These 11 rooms prove that one tiny thing can have an enormous impact.

Articles about small footprint fayetteville on Dwell.com - Dwell

The first few paragraphs of a recent New York Times article on architect Gary Chang's Hong Kong apartment read like a scene from...<p>Building a small home doesn’t equate to easy lifting.<p>From city apartments to vacation rentals and boutique hotels, a daring and creative use of colorful paint, …

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This Simple House Has a Big Surprise Around the Corner

A striking design choice creates a picturesque space with indoor-outdoor appeal.<p>We love knick-knacks, floral wallpaper, and ruffled bedspreads as much as the next American woman (hello, beautiful), but we also appreciate a home designed with a sharp eye for restraint — and an unexpected touch.<p>This …