Customize your fireplace or mantel with these modern designs that combine style and utility. Whether they’re indoors or outdoors, fireplaces make a bold statement no matter the time of year. Sometimes
Lucas Design Associates and Graham Architecture renovate a 1961 midcentury in Laguna Beach, imbuing it with a rich, layered atmosphere that showcases the owners’ antique collection. Perched on the coastline
Just 20 miles from San Francisco, nature and design merge in this masterfully sculpted, modern masterpiece. Located in the exclusive Upper Happy Valley neighborhood of Lafayette, California, this brilliantly
After a tragic motorcycle accident, a couple renovate their home to meet new needs, while also launching a small business to assist other individuals with designing beautiful, wheelchair-accessible spaces.
BEIJING — Bill Gates believes the world needs better toilets. Specifically, toilets that improve hygiene, don’t have to connect to sewage systems at all and can break down human waste into fertilizer.
Once regarded as uninspiring look-alikes with no personality or pizazz, modular homes can now be found in just about any configuration you can imagine, and at just about any price point. Not only that,
Experience indoor-outdoor living to the fullest in this midcentury classic. Located in the Fairhills Eichler tract in Orange, California, this 1964 Model OC584 was designed by architect Claude Oakland.
At the northern end of the Stockholm archipelago, a humble cottage becomes a gorgeous seaside retreat for a nature-loving family. When Stockholm–based architecture practice Kod Arkitekter was asked to
Park City Design + Build creates an indoor/outdoor, energy-efficient home for a Danish interior designer and her family. After searching for many months, Danish interior designer Mette Axboe and her family
Set at the edge of Acadia National Park in Maine, Somes Sound House is a shingle-clad vacation home with winter and summer volumes. The clients, a family with two young boys, had camped on this undeveloped
Perched high above the city, John Maniscalco’s Tank Hill Residence celebrates the dual experience of engaging with, as well as retreating from, urban life. In a quiet residential enclave, steps away from
An urban infill lot in Seattle is transformed into a nature-immersed retreat that feels a world apart from its city environment. When Jim Olson, co-founder of the award-winning architecture studio Olson
Built in 1960, at the height of the Cold War, this well-preserved midcentury home is packed with authentic period charm—including its very own bomb shelter. Located in the quiet suburban neighborhood Granada
Create your own personal oasis with 25 of the best modern bathroom vanities that fuse form and function. In a modern bathroom, having the right modern vanity set is crucial to the room’s overall appearance
Four-level Buckhead contemporary has almost no trace of traditional-style coziness, which is the point Directly across Interstate 75 from The District at Howell Mill, in Buckhead’s Channing Valley subdivision,
Walls of glass, horizontal roof planes, and a natural material palette enable this expansive home to feel like an extension of a dramatic boulder-strewn landscape. "Constant ingenuity" was essential in