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Want to Be a Lot Happier? Never Do Any of These 9 Things

Happiness isn't always about what you do. Happiness is often about what you don't do -- especially if it involves these nine things.<p>If you're less than happy with your life -- either personally or professionally -- the problem isn't education, upbringing , a lack of opportunities, being held back …

Happiness

Apple design director perfects a prefab home into an ultra-minimal, modern dwelling

It should come as no surprise that when Apple’s Director of Store Design was in the market for a new house, he wanted a home that would be as modern …

Concrete-and-glass house in Argentina is spare and beautiful

Casa GS is meant to be ‘timeless’<p>Argentina is no stranger to beautiful, Brutalist concrete architecture. Showcasing the country’s rugged landscape, these homes often marry the indoors and outdoors through massive windows and a flat, low profile.<p>Casa GS in rural central Argentina follows this trend. …

9 indoor cycling sessions

For most, cycling is about the pursuit of fun and fitness in the great outdoors. Unfortunately, modern urban living and bad weather can get in the …

Exercise

Architect builds family home around a pear tree in London

Verticality is key<p>It’s the dream, isn’t it, to build your own home from the ground up, to your exact specifications? For Jake Edgley, the architect behind award-winning firm Edgley Design, achieving that dream was a bit easier than it is for most people. The result is the Pear Tree House, a bright …

The Benefits of Lifting Weights for Women

Increasing and maintaining adequate muscle mass is one of the best ways to keep body fat at bay and to improve overall fitness, particularly as you …

Exercise

Modern Family Home With Basement Parking And Elevated Floor

The Caucaso House is a private residence designed and built by JJRR/ Architecture in Ciudad de Mexico. The project was completed in 2016 and the …

Architecture

Cigar Shop Business Plan Business Plan - Executive summary, Objectives, Mission, Keys to success

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Small Business

7 Insanely Creative Business Plan Templates

Starting your own business is so stressful, with so many things to be done, that it’s easy to convince yourself that doing the bare minimum for a …

Inside a Welcoming Family Home in Houston

Incorporating antiques alongside new furnishings, designer Laura Umansky of <b>Laura U, Inc.</b> gave this home in Houston, Texas, a classically current …

MNy Arkitekter uses seven types of timber for Finnish lake house

MNy Arkitekter has used seven varieties of timber to create this gabled house on the shoreline of a small lake in Tenala, Finland (+ slideshow).<p>Local …

How a dream home was built from nothing

Surrounded by panoramic pine forest views and standing on the strength of concrete monolithic design, this abandoned home was given a modern makeover …

Architecture

Ark Home With A Drawbridge And Amazing Views

Some of the most interesting house designs are the ones that make you rethink and reconsider even the most basic things and concepts. For instance, a …

Architecture

The courtyard house with a surprise at its core

Here at homify, it takes a lot to surprise us. We've seen it all—houses with slides instead of staircases, fairytale cottages in the woods, even a …

This South African Villa Lets You Bask in Divine Views - Dwell

In the picturesque valley between the historic farming communities of Swellendam and Ashton in South Africa’s Western Cape, there is a view so spectacular that the locals call it "God’s Window." It is in this pristine landscape that Sandy Herman, a retiree from the financial sector, built a …

Architecture

A House Trapped Between The Ocean And The Jungle Embraces Them Both

Amazing views of the ocean, beautiful valleys and forests drive us deeper and deeper into nature, alluring us in some stunning locations like this …

Architecture

12 items interior designers would NOT waste money on

We learn through making mistakes and it's refreshing to hear that interior designers are human after all. Having decorated many client properties (as …