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How One Company is Combining Net-Zero Performance with Prefabricated Architecture

Point Zero's homes combine energy-efficient construction and health-oriented design without sacrificing the comfort or aesthetics you expect in a modern home.<p>Thanks to their financial and ecological benefits, hyper energy-efficient Net Zero (or near-Net Zero) homes are coming into vogue across …

Energy Efficiency

Interview: Photos Capture the Rarely-Seen Interior of a Lavish Abandoned Castle

Martino Zegwaard has always been drawn to the art of photography. As a young boy, he made sure to bring a camera along on all of his family's travels. Later in life, he continued to embrace this passion as he pursued an education in the arts. He serendipitously discovered urban exploring, which led …

Articles about 5 modern homes striking green roofs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>Taking a calculated turn from tradition, two Czech architects designed a modern rendition of a classic Bohemian home, powered by...<p>It’s been …

Green Roofs

These Incredible Treehouses Are for Grown-Ups Only

One architecture firm makes sky-high structures that are just too cool for kids.<p>Just because we're adults doesn't mean we stop dreaming about living in a treehouse one day. But unlike in our childhood, now we imagine ours with a sleek modern design, a fully furnished interior, and <i>not</i> in our …

Articles about 7 bold japanese houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs, buying...<p>This prefabricated dwelling is the first thing visitors see upon entering Lewes, East Sussex.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language …

Fabrication

What If? 7 Iconic Examples of Unbuilt Architecture Throughout History

It is something that architects must grapple with from their first day of university to the final day of their career: What value can be placed on buildings that are never completed in the real world? While many projects do not survive the perilous journey from drawing board to construction site, …

Articles about 9 designs inspired japanese architecture and craft on Dwell.com - Dwell

One of the most devastating crises to hit Japan in over 60 years, the March earthquake and tsunami left the country shocked,...<p>From small workshops to home studios, we herald a group of American makers.<p>Introducing new products inspired by the Florence Knoll...<p>In essence, wabi-sabi is the Japanese …

Architecture

Ballymaloe Irish Brown Bread

683<p>321<p>Shares 1K<p>One of the high points of going to Ireland is the Irish breakfast. In France, breakfast is usually some toast and coffee, and I’m fine …