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Top Drawer

Residents of this contemporary home in Koriyama, Japan, squeeze out every cubic inch of storage, courtesy of a centuries-old design concept.<p>In traditional Japanese houses, clever carpenters often combined staircases with storage to maximize living space. This project in Fukushima Prefecture …

Best of Bathroom Concepts in 2013

When you got you go…you got to go! But after you’re done and take stock of your environment, then it really sinks in, are you using a classy bathroom …

Articles about economical modular prefab oregon on Dwell.com - Dwell

An easy-to-build modular system is the perfect solution for a family in Bend, Oregon.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's December/January 2016 …

A Modern Multiunit Prefab Prototype in Vancouver

A Vancouver architect maxes out a commercial lot to create a multiunit prefab tower that takes smart urban planning as seriously as good design.<p>Oliver Lang has always been something of a renegade. The German-born architect never settled into the idea of the high-rise condo nor of the conventional, …

Train Depot in Rural Connecticut Transformed into Welcoming Modern Home

A tiny local train depot in rural Connecticut, USA was completely reinvented by the creative team at <b>Gray Organschi Architecture.</b> The resulting <b>Depot</b> …

Majestic Semi-Rural Retreat Responding to the Environment in Brisbane, Australia

Northeastern Australian coastline, near Brisbane, benefiting from the watchful eye of the Tinbeerwah mountain we stumble upon the majestic semi-rural …

Family Beach House With a Striking Silhouette in California: Rockledge Residence

The collaboration between <b>Horst Architects</b> and <b>Aria Design</b> led to the development of <b>Rockledge Residence</b>, an imposing family beach house perched atop a …

Mountain Ridge Hosting Dramatic Modern Architecture: House in Yatsugatake

After spending many years searching for the ideal site to build his home, the owner came across this heavenly sloping mountain ridge at the foot of …

Bookworms’ Paradise: Wooden Staircase Encompassed by Walls of Books

This house located in London was recently renovated by Platform 5 Architects, being a true bookworms’ paradise. The client, a book lover with an …

Modern Box House With Openings Inspiring Freedom in Sydney, Australia

Zouk Architects designed the <b>Box House</b>, a private residence located in the golden triangle of Strathfield, a region with exclusive venues in one of …

Warmth and Elegance Displayed by Sustainable Prefab House in Princeton [Video]

Located just five minutes away from Princeton’s University, this new modern home designed by <b>Marina Rubina</b> in collaboration with GMLM Design Giedre …

Interconnected Spaces: Contemporary Renovation of Residence 1414 in Austin, Texas

A house originally built in 1940’s, in a historical neighbourhood in Austin, Texas, a contemporary renovation by Miró Rivera Architects, to meet the …

Small Apartments Are The Homes Of The Future

Living in a small apartment shouldn’t be an inconvenient. Just because there are other much bigger spaces out there doesn’t mean you have to feel bad …

Interior Design

Articles about glowing box home japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple creates a striking modern home designed around an ancient Japanese principle.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>Architect Gert Wingårdh creates a passionately outfitted vacation home for two midcentury furniture dealers on the …

Architecture, heritage groups file lawsuit over communism memorial

Heritage and architecture supporters have banded together to file a federal lawsuit against the proposed memorial to victims of communism, one day …

It's a small tilt world

Gather Around ArchDaily's 12 Most Welcoming Fireplaces on Pinterest

Along with the holidays often comes many nights sitting fireside with good company. As Frank Lloyd Wright said, ”the hearth is the psychological …

Refresh Yourself with ArchDaily's 15 Most Popular Pools on Pinterest

We present to you 15 of ArchDaily's most re-pinned pools on Pinterest; designs which resonate with the profound power of the aquatic. As Lao Tzu …

Introducing ArchDaily Essentials

Since it was founded in 2008, ArchDaily has gotten pretty big. At over 18,000 projects and over 33,000 total articles (to date), the number of pages, …

Architecture