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Articles about warm wood floors done right on Dwell.com - Dwell

Timeless, hardwearing, textured, and warm—the benefits of implementing wooden floors into your home are endless.<p>An easy-to-build modular system is the perfect solution for a family in Bend, Oregon.<p>If you're a Skype, Vonage or some other manner of VoIP user, Hulger has a ligneous treat for you.<p>The …

Dietary Experiment Claims to Successfully Extend Human Vision Into Near Infrared

<i>Update: Since we published this, a reader and retinal neuroscientist wrote up a rebuttal, explaining why this couldn’t possibly work in humans. Click</i> …

Articles about imaginative round homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

After generations of renown as an iconic hotel, a popular Denver landmark gets new life.<p>A Bluetooth speaker’s cylindrical packaging communicates a 360-degree design message.<p>Designers often talk about the importance of play, emphasizing its power to create creative breakthroughs.<p>After noticing a …

Articles about 9 energy efficient prefab homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Are you looking for some efficient ways to save energy at home? First and foremost, check your energy bill.<p>John and Paige Damiano are snow worshippers.<p>Drawing from the laws of nature, an architect devises a way to beat the heat in the California desert.<p>It took a mere six months—three in the factory …

50 States of Speeding: Know the Law in Every State

Take it to the limit.<p>We've compiled each U.S. state's maximum highway speed, reckless driving threshold, and mandatory and maximum penalties for reckless driving, as well as any excessive speed laws and their respective penalties.

Video Tutorial: How to Create Clean, Flawless Photoshop Actions

Photoshop actions can be a critical resource in any photographer’s workflow. Turning otherwise monotonous tasks into an autonomous utility, actions …

The Living Cube by Till Könneker saves space in micro apartments

This space-efficient box by Swiss designer Till Könneker creates a separate sleeping area and compact storage solutions for studio apartments (+ …

Articles about 8 amazing getaway homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week that will have you remodeling...<p>Today, architecture and design in Australia …

Tigh Port na Long House on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

The Tigh Port na Long house on the Isle of Skye in Scotland – A project completed by Dualchas Architects.<p>The team of Dualchas Architects has …

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Articles about indoor outdoor bungalow redondo beach on Dwell.com - Dwell

Humble in size but big on seaside views and low-key vibes, the beach bungalow is a classic staple of beachside culture across the...<p>A house designed to be part of the landscape is at home among the trees in Venice, California.<p>At their house and flower farm in Los Angeles’s Glassell Park, Laura …

Articles about 7 idyllic island prefabs on Dwell.com - Dwell

A family’s remote island retreat becomes a more permanent home base, thanks to the efficiency of building modular.<p>Resolution:4 Architecture creates astounding prefabricated homes that are tailored to their sites and the unique needs of their...<p>With its main components manufactured in a factory and …

Articles about 10 impressive backyard renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to name a few of the country's creative pioneers—Spain hosts a lively mix of both...<p>If you're aiming to live a minimalist lifestyle, hidden storage is an absolute must.<p>Known for its art de vivre and joie de vivre, France is a country with a rich cultural …

Villa Blåbär, a House Located in Nacka, Sweden by pS Arkitektur

Villa Blåbär – Modern architecture in harmony with Sweden’s nature.<p>The team of pS Arkitektur has completed Villa Blåbär, a house located in Nacka, …

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Articles about 10 sun filled small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>This time …

How to Expertly Color Grade Images by Mastering Luminance Masks

One of the most versatile and powerful secrets of Photoshop is the luminance mask. Similar to a channel mask that allows you to select very precise …

Articles about 7 open plan renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this exclusive series for Dwell.com, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture tracks the hands-on renovation of her and ...<p>French designer Benoit Challand designs a cubicle-based font that dares you to rearrange the office.<p>Although the concept looks effortless and versatile, is open kitchen …

Articles about modern lakeside home wisconsin on Dwell.com - Dwell

After a devastating fire, architect David Salmela designs a house to replace a beloved lakeside retreat in Wisconsin.<p>Million dollar lake views play nicely with a modest, down-to-earth aesthetic.<p>After rescuing an aging structure, a mid-century home’s views are reborn.<p>Two Washington, D.C.–based …

Articles about 6 sublimely serene outdoor spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Put your corridors to work as storage, seating, or gallery space with these ideas.<p>Take it outside—and stay awhile—by incorporating the right lighting into your landscape.<p>This time of year, we're all gearing up for spring and are eager to freshen up our outdoor spaces.<p>A modern hotel that blends into …

Articles about 4 award winning small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Our inaugural award for design innovation goes to a firm whose architectural orb is lean, green, and buoyant.<p>Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that …

Articles about 8 contraptions transform small space on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, …

Articles about 8 futuristic prefab homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>From shipping containers to multi-modular holiday retreats, these sleek prefabs prove style does not have to be compromised with...<p>It took a mere six months—three in the factory and three …

Houses that Share One Lot in Montreal

Situated on a private lot in the center of Plateau Mont-Royal in Montreal, the Siamoises Mentana Boyer project offers something a bit unexpected – …

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How to Make a Car Body with Autodesk 123D

Ever want to build a car from scratch or in this case scrap? The Autodesk Rallier Roadster project was just that, it was our way to take an old Citroen 2CV and turn it into a new affordable roadster. To do this we wanted to figure out how to add some complex curves while continue to build on our …

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Sunshine Canyon Residence in Boulder, Colorado

The beautiful Sunshine Canyon Residence by THA Architecture.<p>The team of THA Architecture has completed the Sunshine Canyon Residence located just …

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Tiny Houses Have A Not-So-Tiny Problem

Many tiny house designs fetishize smallness while missing what makes micro-housing so useful: density.<p>As much as we love gorgeous small-scale architecture, not all micro-housing is created equal. Over at <i>City Lab</i>, Kriston Capps argues that tiny houses plopped onto huge lots in the middle of nowhere …