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How-To: Wood Pallet Dog Bed

Make a cozy upcycled sleeping spot for your favorite 4-legged friend with this wood pallet dog bed tutorial that Brian Patrick Flynn from Decor Demon shared on HGTV!<p>Ready to grab a pallet and get started? Head over to HGTV to see how it’s done.

Easy shrubs for early autumn colour

A smoke bush out in full flame and an autumn chorus of falling beech masts are October highlights<p>I know that autumn has finally arrived at Spring Cottage. My favourite spindle tree (<i>Euonymus planipes</i>) has coloured up, more pumpkin orange than its usual lipstick-pink, and trembled prettily before …

Natural Building Construction and Consulting

Welcome to Barefoot Builder<p>It is our goal to inspire and empower people to create homes that reflect their greatest values of health, community, …

Articles about best small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

To find out the answer, we surveyed our panel of Dwell Pros.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great …

Small Spaces

Articles about 10 smart small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>This time …

Outdoor Spaces

5 Scents for Improving Productivity

Some may call it dubious, but I truly believe in the power of aromatherapy. Whether it's for creating a mood with a candle over dinner, or producing …

Alternative Medicine

6 Cool Bathroom Gadgets

A faucet that doubles as a hand dryer and more.<p>A faucet that doubles as a hand dryer, a tub that's also a sound system, and more high-tech products deliver way more than hot water.

Home Improvement

Articles about 6 modern homes connecticut on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place every few months, weeks, or even days, then a home on wheels...<p>From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a range of …

New England

24,000 year old boy from Lake Baikal is 'scientific sensation'

Geneticist Connie Mulligan of the University of Florida called the findings 'jaw-dropping'. DNA from this ancient Siberian skeleton offers clues to …

Anthropology

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Traditional innovation in farming is under threat

When policymakers think of innovation they tend to think of laboratories or the spaces where designers and engineers create solutions to pressing …

Leonardo Da Vinci Mural Discovered Under Layers Of Paint During Sforza Castle Restoration In Italy

Restorers working on renovations for the Sforza Castle in Italy got quite a shock this week when they peeled away several coats of paint to reveal part of a Leonardo Da Vinci mural.<p>Buried beneath 17 layers of whitewash, the portion of the drawing -- which depicts a tree root stuck in a rock -- has …

Viking ‘Thing’ excavated beneath parking lot in Scotland

A parking lot in Scotland was once the site of a Viking parliament, new research suggests.<p>A Viking parliamentary site that dates to the 11th century has been found beneath a parking lot in Scotland.<p>The site, located in the town of Dingwall, Scotland, was dubbed a "Thing" site, referring to its name …

Archaeology

Southern ozone hole slightly smaller this year

This graphic from NASA's Ozone Hole Watch website shows the southern ozone hole at its maximum extent on Sept. 22.<p>Warm air at high altitudes this September and October helped shrink the human-caused ozone hole near the South Pole ever so slightly, scientists say.<p>The hole is an area in the …

Global Warming

'Glitches' hit ACA paper process

Trying to sign up for Obamacare the old-fashioned way — paper, pen or telephone?<p>Good luck with that.<p>With the supposedly state-of-the-art $600 million HealthCare.gov portal malfunctioning, President Barack Obama is urging Americans to go ahead and try to get health coverage by mailing in a paper …

Top Pin of the Day: A Spanish-Style Country Bathroom

See what's trending today. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>This Spanish style country home in California is designed by Kelley McDowell. She designed the shower door in the style of a metal casement window and chose Ojai river rock for the floor.<p>Pin it now.<p>See more …

Wicker Lamps by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Made in Mimbre

Swedish design studio Claesson Koivisto Rune (CKR) created a collection of wicker lamps for the Made in Mimbre line by The Andes House. CKR observed …

Furniture

Articles about porches we love around world on Dwell.com - Dwell

Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes versatile, industrial-inspired lighting that won't break the bank.<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative …

San Francisco

Tag: Garden Design 101

Everything You Need to Know About Houseplants<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Hardscaping 101: Natural Swimming Pools<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Gardening 101: Acacia<p>by …