Camille Schenkel

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Stunning Staircases That Are a Step Above the Rest

Stairs are so commonplace in architecture that you might not give them a second thought. But as evidenced by modern stair design, it’s something that …

The Best Herbs to Grow Indoors to Give Your Kitchen a Little Green

It's the season of green. With fresh plants and flowers springing up everywhere, the summertime is the perfect time to explore your green thumb and …

This Prefab Cabin Offers an Affordable Answer to Island Construction

A cost-effective modular retreat embraces the landscape on a Lake Superior island in Wisconsin.<p>With its inviting sandy shores and pristine forests, Wisconsin’s Madeline Island on Lake Superior has long been renowned as a summer destination. Yet high costs of construction due to its remote location …

Lake Superior

Cocoon Module Shipping Container Home

Greek construction company, Cocoon Modules, recently debuted this gorgeous shipping container home. The project is a joint effort with Greek mattress …

Minimalist living meets luxury in the Sturgis Tiny Home

Designing small yet sophisticated spaces is quite a challenge – but Cubist Engineering proves it can be done with the Sturgis tiny home. The compact …

20 Totally Fun Temporary Wallpapers

We have a fear of commitment.<p>Committing to a decor style for all eternity (or, you know, something like that) is terrifying. But you don't have to give up your wallpaper dreams, because there are plenty of legitimately cool, temporary options that can be here today, gone tomorrow. Check out these …

It's Honestly So Easy To Make This Hanging Succulent Garden

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Our New Favorite 800-Square-Foot Cottage (That You Can Have Too!)

1 of 11<p>This Small Space Still Has Major Charm<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>Exterior Charm<p>3 of 11<p>Prettiest Porch on the Block<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 11<p>Living Space …

Many millennials are itching to become homeowners — here are the 17 best cities to put down roots

Sean Pavone/Shutterstock<p><b>More than 80% of millennials say buying a home is a priority for them.</b>• <b><br>Homeownership is more attainable in some cities than</b> …

5 Facts about One Level Curbless Showers You Absolutely Need to Know

Curbless showers are mysterious. While some people need an ‘aging in place’ solution so they can stay in their homes longer, nobody (and I mean …

25 No-Fail Paint Colors, Picked by Interior Designers

Google Keeps a Record of Your Entire Search History—Here’s How to Delete It in 4 Easy Steps

<i>This content originally appeared on Money.</i><p>YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry about.<p>This …

This MacBook security app uses NSA-approved technology

Your personal computer is definitely home to information you don't want in the hands of others. It just <i>definitely</i> is. It's probably filled to the …

MacBook

How to get your photos off Facebook

Facebook opened its doors to students at elite schools in 2004, and the entire world in 2006. Unsurprisingly, many of the now billions of users on Facebook have over a decade’s worth of photos, videos, and posts on the social network.<p>If you’ve been thinking about leaving Facebook (we have no idea …

Social Media

Supernova promises to automatically convert Sketch mobile app designs into native UI code

Supernova, a startup operating out of Prague in the Czech Republic, is on a mission to accelerate the app development workflow of mobile designers and developers. More than three years in the making — and the brainchild of co-founder Jiří Třečák — the Supernova Studio macOS app promises to …

Apps

Affordable, Eco-Friendly Green Modular Homes - Green Homes

In the midst of all the gloom, we’re happy to report some good news. Clayton Homes, a subsidiary of Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway, has announced …

I tried 'Fortnite' for the first time and now I'm obsessed — here are 6 reasons why I love it

Actually, that's an understatement — I don't play video games <i>at all</i>.<p>The sum total of my gaming experience includes a round of "GoldenEye 007" I played at a friend's house once as a kid, and maybe a couple of poorly executed games of "Guitar Hero" in high school.<p>The only reason I sort of know how to …

This new analytics tool for Gmail is actually really impressive

So how can typical Gmail users leverage email analytics data?<p>These are some of the most common applications:<p><b>Employee tracking and monitoring</b> — In some ways, EmailAnalytics belongs in the same ranks as Toggl and TimeCamp, apps that actively monitor employee time expenditure and performance. The app …

Forget Accent Walls—Statement Ceilings Are the New Hot Trend

While we spend hours agonizing about which paint color to use on our walls, the ceiling typically gets little to no thought at all. How many times …

This Color Is Taking Over Instagram Right Now

This sophisticated shade of sage green is showing up everywhere.<p>At the start of every year, paint companies and interior designers throw out their …

Our Favorite Sleeping Porches

1 of 12<p>Blue and White Cottage Classic<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Clean White Sleeping Porch<p>3 of 12<p>Has-it-All Hangout<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Breezy Blue and White …

Rustic

Pack Your Bags: You'll Want to Move Into This Light-Drenched Midcentury Oasis

If there were a single designer who effortlessly defined the modern yet lived-in aesthetic, it would be Leanne Ford. One glance at her portfolio, and …

Naturehumaine updates mid-century Prairie House with minimalist interiors

Montreal architecture studio Naturehumaine has transformed a local 1950s residence with a new grey exterior and pared-down interior, and a layout …

Architecture

15 Self-Watering Planters That Make Your Everyday Life Easier

It’s in our nature to look for things designed to make our lives easier, to help us save time and effort and to basically simplify our everyday …

Gardening

10 Paint Colors to Try in the New Year

Dark Everglade by Behr<p>“This gorgeous color not only relaxes the senses because it subconsciously reminds us of the great outdoors but it’s rich color …

Home Decorating

38 Ideas for Firepits

Gather around a firepit wall<p>Overlapping panels of ipe wood and colored concrete flank the firepit in this backyard in Los Altos Hills, California. …

‘Do you think I could ever afford to build a modern house?’

Yes—and for under $200 a square foot<p>Anyone who commissions a custom home expects a lot. But the Walker family, of Fayetteville, Arkansas, asked for no less than a dwelling that would transform their lives.<p>The clan includes Tim, Kathi, and their kids, Emily and Grace. Previously, they resided in a …

The great data science hope: Machine learning can cure your terrible data hygiene

Data lakes didn't quite pan out so now it's all about an abstraction layer and machine learning to save the day. Hopefully, machine learning can …

A Living Room Goes From Perfectly Fine to Flat-Out Perfect

This living room was perfectly nice before the owners undertook a renovation: mid-century modern furniture, gorgeous hardwood floors, white walls, …

10 Landscape Design Tips You Need to Know to Get Started

Are you designing your first garden? Or rehabbing an outdoor space you inherited when you bought a house? Good for you. Gardens make our lives …