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31 doors: 'It's all about saving space'

A modernist home short on square footage relies heavily on sliding pocket doors<p>Snap quiz: Do you know how many doors you have in your home?<p>Most people probably couldn't pull that number out of the air. But for Tory Crowder and Shawn Thomas, the figure looms large: 31, all but two of which will be …

Herringbone Pattern Floors Are Now at Your Fingertips

You've probably seen them in photos of stately old European buildings: scene-stealing floors, with the planks arranged in a distinctive 'V' shape. …

Home renovation adds a curving roof to let in light

Clever!<p>This home extension in Melbourne was initially a tricky ask. The client wanted something modern and bright, but the addition would have to be nestled between the boundary walls of neighbors, with a less-than-optimal north-facing orientation and a historically protected facade that can’t be …

Midcentury home with walls of glass asks just $159K

The 1958 home is located in a suburb of Grand Rapids, Michigan<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> Grandville, Michigan<p><b>Price:</b> $159,000<p>This lovely …

Toronto from the top of Commerce Court https://t.co/kdZoqYm5dM

Low railing. Not good. https://t.co/62Dy64cGuj

I'm told they're renovating it soon. If they destroy this place I'm renouncing my Ontario citizenship. Will go live with Conrad Black. https://t.co/iuuDjvmL6N

Ambassador https://t.co/xZ2Apiwvrl

Kingsview https://t.co/8uFKwELMjj

Lugano View. Gentle Parkdale ripple. https://t.co/8lT5eXAMgo

Needs some love but sweet midcentury action. https://t.co/yDqSVKUdFr

The Northshore. Some meters from the lake. Well named. Jameson Ave. https://t.co/bvou855zUl

Tesla to take orders for solar roof tiles starting April

(Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA.O) will start taking orders for its solar roof tiles in April, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a Tweet on Friday.<p>A Tesla logo is seen at its planned store in Hanam, South Korea, December 22, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji<p>The solar-powered roof shingles were unveiled …

Tesla

On Trend: Terrazzo is Making a Major Comeback

The wheel of design is always turning, and at no time is this more delightful than when something you remember from your childhood as being …

Uluwatu portrait

The Best Furniture Stores in Toronto

1<p>Stylegarage (Ossington)<p>This Ossington shop is a mecca for locally-designed, customizable furniture and fixtures. Its 8,400 square feet is home to …

CIAO adds space-saving custom furniture to London micro apartment

Continuing the trend for tiny urban apartments, London-based practice CIAO has renovated this studio flat for a young buyer to make the most of every …

Tour a Lovingly Renovated Charming Craftsman in Oakland

<b>Name:</b> Brett Foken and husband Brandon Foken <b><br>Location:</b> Oakland, California <b><br>Size:</b> 1150 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Owned less than a year<p>Interior …

Aurora Arquitectos draws attention to additions and "ruptures" in Lisbon apartment

Aurora Arquitectos knocked through walls to create a large living room in this old Lisbon apartment, and inserted a wall with curving edges to form a …

Architecture

Marcante-Testa, Carola Ripamonti · Metaphysical Remix

The project designed by Andrea Marcante (the founder of Italian office UDA Architetti) and Adelaide Testa to restructure an approximately 250 m² …

Architecture

Snap cat: Dutch photographer captures fabulous felines living in Hong Kong’s shops

“The internet is full of cat pictures, but it is really the context of the shop where they live that I’m interested in,” says photographer Marcel …

Watch SpaceX land a rocket in this awesome 360 video

Have you ever wished you could stand on deck as a 160-foot rocket lands an arm’s length away from you, after a short trip into space? Yeah, me too, but given the rockets’ tendency to fall over and dramatically explode in a giant ball of fire, perhaps watching it with a VR headset is a the slightly …

Virtual Reality

Expert advice on how to architect your home

Good architects make all the difference. But how do you find one and get the best out of them?<p>The dream combination of a good architect and a client …

Architecture

DIY: How to Tile a Bathroom Floor

After buying a fixer-upper 17 months ago, gutting it, building a 2-story addition, taking the old roof off and replacing it with a new one -- as well as raising the chimney -- I can comfortably say that laying new floor tile is within the scope of some DIYers.<p>There are a few prerequisites for a …

Mistakes To Avoid When Shipping A Xerox Machine | The Professional Plumbers

Often times when you think about shipping things, copiers or Xerox machines don’t tend come to mind. Even still, it doesn’t make them any less …

Uniqlo Continues to Dominate With a New Pick-Up Service at 7-Eleven

If you’ve ever ventured into a Japanese 7-Eleven, you’ve pretty much experienced heaven on earth. Where else can you find such an incredible …

Japan

Articles about warm luxurious new york city duplex dramatic catwalk on Dwell.com - Dwell

A trip to New York City is inevitably a whirlwind, whether it's your first visit or your five hundredth.<p>With a series of community-minded projects, an architecture team sets out to revitalize New York City’s waterways.<p>NYC makers show off their locally produced wares at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, a …

7 Sweet and Simple Breads That Will Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Ready or not, the holiday season is in full swing: The neighborhood decorations are up, the festive music is playing and the Black Friday commercials are running. You might as well get in the spirit and start baking. These sweet and simple breads will fill your home with the scents of the season -- …

Geometric Fox Head Wall Decor

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