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HGTV’s Chip Wade: DIY Hacks to Transform Your Backyard on a Budget

Chip Wade of HGTV and the DIYNetwork is known for such shows as “Designed to Sell,” “Curb Appeal” and “Elbow Room.” He’s also a Liberty Mutual …

Landscaping

50 Shelving Ideas For Every Space, Decor And Style

Shelves, whatever their type or design may be, are universally practical and user-friendly, as demonstrated by their versatility. There is absolutely …

Storage Ideas

A New Retreat in the Indian Himalayas Captures Epic Views

The crown jewel of The Kumaon hotel in Uttarakhand is a cantilevered dining room with glass walls.<p>Named for its perch in the mountainous region of Kumaon in the North Indian state of Uttarakhand, The Kumaon, which sits about 5,250 feet above sea level in the village of Kasar Devi, is a boutique …

Architecture

In Brooklyn, an 1890s Townhouse Is Reborn With Tons of Light and a Crisp Black Facade

The Red Hook home was once a warren of dark rooms.<p>When Joe and Ali Pivar purchased their 1890s townhouse in Red Hook in late 2012, their realtor told them they got the last good deal in the transitioning Brooklyn neighborhood. But like all good deals, it came with a downside. The house, unaltered …

Architecture

Savyon Residence | Neuman Hayner Architects

Two cubes separated by a connector form a "R" shaped house. The double space cube contains the public functions: lobby, living room, kitchen, dining …

Architecture

Gallery of Clifton House / Malan Vorster Architecture Interior Design - 1

Image 1 of 36 from gallery of Clifton House / Malan Vorster Architecture Interior Design. Photograph by Adam Letch

Architecture

Tip: Do This Before Squats and Deadlifts

Here's how to activate your glutes and increase performance in all your lower-body work, even sprints.<p>The glute bridge is one of the most effective …

Workouts

9 Homes That Make the Most of Indoor-Outdoor Living

We talk a lot about bringing the outdoors in—and feature a lot of beautiful, plant-filled homes—but the ultimate dream is to have a space that …

Living Rooms

5 Prefab Deck Kit Companies to Easily Upgrade Your Home

Better your home's indoor/outdoor connection with one of these DIY deck kits.<p>The arrival of warmer weather has us flocking outside and considering how to spruce up our outdoor spaces—and one quick, simple route is to install a deck system. Typically available in treated wood or composite materials …

Prefab Homes

Doin' it Wright

For many years I’ve had a fascination with Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture.<p>We finally realized our dream of actually staying overnight in one of …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Sex, viruses and cancer: Erectile dysfunction drugs and flu vaccine may work together to help immune system fight cancer after surgery

Newsroom<p>News Release<p>Sex, viruses and cancer: Erectile dysfunction drugs and flu vaccine may work together to help immune system fight cancer after …

Cancer

A Modern House Accentuates a Sensational Wyoming Landscape

An earth-sheltered and earthquake-resistant home is built to stand the test of time in an extraordinary Wyoming landscape.<p>For the owners of the Jackson Residence—a retired couple with grown children—the completion of their contemporary rural home in Jackson, Wyoming, has been a long time coming.<p>Set …

Architecture

House between Trees / - = + x -

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Mariano Roque Alonso city, located next to Asuncion, is part of “Gran Asuncion”, an urban continuity …

Architecture

These Tiny, Off-the-Grid Cabins Near Joshua Tree Look Totally Apocalypse-Proof

Plus, the high-desert outpost is available to rent.<p>Surrounded by boulders and twisted yuccas, two cabins in the Mojave Desert stand like Monopoly houses, their steel siding weathered to a tawny finish. But behind the simple gabled forms lies a complex network that enables them to operate wholly off …

Joshua Tree National Park

An Airy, Historic Home in Sweden Is Listed For Less Than $700K

If you've ever dreamed of moving to Sweden, this newly renovated home could be your golden ticket.<p>Situated at the southeastern tip of Sweden in the municipality of Tomelilla, two historic barns have recently been transformed into a contemporary, minimalist abode. Featuring over 4,000 square feet of …

Living Rooms

Polished Concrete: How It Is Made and What to Consider When Using It in Your Projects

Polished concrete is a versatile material that is easily customizable in its appearance, using stunning aggregates, quartz, and colors to create a …

Home Improvement

Updated SoCal Eichler asks $985K

Spick and span<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We’d love to see what you’ve got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Orange, California<p><b>Price:</b> $985,000<p>A spick-and-span Eichler home is on the market in the Fairmeadow …

Living Rooms

Top 5 Homes of the Week With Blissful Bathrooms

These modern sanctuaries will add a touch of zen to your routine. From luxurious soaking tubs, to sweeping views, to calming marble accents, our editor's top picks of the week feature bathrooms that are designed to soothe.<p><i>Featured homes were submitted by members of the Dwell community through our</i> …

Architecture

Architects Transform 18th-Century Farmhouse Into Self-Sufficient Modern Home

Converting farmhouses into modern dwellings is a trend that is especially prominent in the UK, where historical farms are upgraded via modern barn conversions and updated farm structures. Architects Nathanael Dorent and Lily Jencks worked together to create <i>Ruins Studio</i>, an incredible 18th-century …

Architecture

Stone wall bedroom decor - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

Charming Structures With Interior Stone Walls ← Back to article<p>Charming Structures With Interior Stone Walls<p>Stone wall bedroom decorNext<p>BACK TO …

Interior Design

The Jackson House floats at the base of a canyon in Big Sur

This beautiful home located at the base of a canyon in Big Sur is made from an array of materials, including copper and concrete. Fougeron …

Architecture

A cure for hangovers? A UCLA professor may have cracked the code

Drop everything and pick up a glass of wine. Science may have finally come through for us. A professor from UCLA has designed “an antidote that could …

Alcohol

JR’s Hut at Kimo Estate / Anthony Hunt Design + Luke Stanley Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Kimo Hut stands alone on a hill outside Gundagai in rural New South Wales. It is the latest addition …

Architecture

New Hope For Parkinson's Disease Patients: UC Davis

A team of scientists from Japan, China and UC Davis found that inhibiting a certain enzyme may prevent progression of Parkinson's disease.<p>DAVIS, CA — …

Medical Research

Unlocking the secrets of a cancer-fighting flower

A chemical extracted from a small flowering plant has helped in the fight against cancer for decades. Now, after a 60-year hunt, scientists have …

Breast Cancer

Baldness cure could come from side-effect of cancer drug

A cure for baldness could be on the horizon after British scientists discovered that an osteoporosis drug stimulates hair growth three times quicker than other drugs.<p>Around four in 10 men suffer male pattern baldness by the age of 45 and two thirds by the age of 60.<p>At the moment only two drugs, …

hair loss

Callow Residence / Corsini Stark Architects

<b>SITE CONDITIONS:</b> 8,263 SF lot area with an 8 foot down-slope from the street. No construction allowed within drip line of two protected oak trees on …

Architecture

Sister Cabins Frame Sweeping Views of Rocky Mountains, Colorado

<b>Renée del Gaudio architects</b> completed the design of a project named <b>Big Cabin | Little Cabin</b> in Fairplay, Colorado. The new pair of cottages are …

Architecture

Ehupua House

Backed by the striking landscapes of Honolulu, the Ehupua House combines unparalleled views and exceptional architecture. The home was designed by …

Architecture

Inami Koro / Matsuya Art Works + KTX archiLAB

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Udon is a Japanese traditional thick noodles dish still widely popular in today’s Japan. Inami Koro …

Artworks