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What Living In A Dumpster Taught This Startup Founder About Designing Tiny Homes

They need to be sleek and tech-enabled–and the startup Kasita realized that creating a space that small is a task better left to product designers than architects.<p>After living in a converted dumpster for the better part of a year in 2015, Jeff Wilson had an epiphany about tiny-house living: In …

Small Spaces

MAPA’s prefab house can be installed and disassembled with minimal environmental harm

The joys of prefabricated housing are many, but we’re particularly partial to its environmentally friendly benefits. South American architecture …

Prefab Homes

PK79 / Ayutt and Associates Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> PK79 is located on Petchkasem 79 road, Bangkok, Thailand where is known as the suburban residential …

This Laguna Beach dream home was built on a budget — and lots of D.I.Y.

Artists Scott and Naomi Schoenherr are always on a budget — never more so than when they purchased their rugged, hillside lot in Laguna Beach, where they planned to build their dream home and ceramics studio. A friend had lost his home in the 1993 fire there and had offered them a good price on the …

Home Improvement

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Ringbrothers’ Espionage Mustang hides a secret even bigger than its 959 hp V8

If you’ve never heard of Ringbrothers, seeing pictures of their latest vehicular creation might put you in a Googling mood.<p>Jim and Mike Ring run a …

Retrofit Radiant Floor Heating

If you live in an older home, consider any one of these energy-saving upgrades to reduce heating costs and still stay warm this winter.<p>Photo: …

Architizer

A Modern Extension & Renovation of a Victorian Residence

b.e architecture’s Canterbury Road Residence project involved an extension and renovation to a traditional Victorian home in Middle Park, Victoria, …

This Attic Loft Proves That Everything Is Prettier in Paris

We wouldn't normally volunteer to sleep in the attic, but we're about to make an exception.<p>In America, an attic likely houses cobwebs and relics from decades long past (a.k.a. "junk"). In Paris, however, apparently you're sure to find an incredible attic that belongs to a handsome Frenchman. That …

Eurovision Song Contest: From These Final 26 Songs, Can You Spot The Winner?

Bang the drums, switch on that wind machine, swirl those cloaks - the Eurovision Song Contest final 2015 has (almost) arrived and, following the …

Flow Hive Extracts Honey On Tap Without Disturbing Bees

A new invention by father-and-son team Stuart and Cedar Anderson could drastically change the way we harvest honey from beehives. Created and tested by the Australia-based beekeeper duo over the last decade, the Flow Hive uses specially designed honeycomb frames and a spigot system to extract honey …

Beekeeping

Beer-Battered Onion Rings

The addition of high-quality beer and a tempura-like batter make these onion rings lighter and more flavorful than the greasy ones you might know.

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Articles about sourcing guide modern prefab companies europe on Dwell.com - Dwell

119 prefab builders made Dwell's annual list; now, check out some of their European counterparts in our roundup of prefab homes...<p>For book enthusiasts who are up to their eyeballs in books, there are tons of great modern systems for storing them, some that...<p>A new prefab prototype on a Scottish …

Prefab Homes

Casa Ming by LGZ Taller de arquitectura

Casa Ming is a house in Monterrey, Mexico that appears much larger than it actually is. Each room flows into the next, keeping sight lines open to …

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★★☆☆☆<p>The complexities of the Troubles in Northern Ireland have long been a difficult era in British history to replicate on the big screen. Certain …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 16 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

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