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Pale wooden unit frames rooms and creates a new floor inside a Berlin micro-apartment

A pine unit provides a kitchen, bathroom and mezzanine level for this tiny Berlin apartment designed by two local architects, which also features Art …

Apartments

10 Designs Fighting The Devastating Effects of Climate Change

This week marks the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, when the levies broke and the city experienced one of the worst natural disasters in US …

Environment

Six Oaks is a Modern Yet Rustic Shipping Container Home in Cal...

Six Oaks was created by Modulus as a vacation getaway in heavily wooded site near Felton, CA. The simple design seeks for minimalism in terms of …

Shipping

12 Awesome Solar Powered Gadgets That Every Home Should Be Using

According to the EPA, the average electric bill for residences in the United States was $110.21 in 2013, which means households were spending over …

Renewable Energy

This Tiny Apartment Is Full of Hidden Surprises

We've heard of dual-purpose rooms, but this place takes the cake.

When it comes to small-space living, efficiency is key. For the everyday apartment dweller, that might mean outfitting your kitchen with some extra hooks, or owning a dining table that can double as a desk. But this sleek pad, …

GIF Animations

6 Modern Takes on Folding Chairs

These six modern folding chairs prove that folding chairs are more than just convenient extra seating options. With thoughtful design details and material selections, these folding chairs add style and function to indoor and outdoor spaces.

9 Compact Home Offices We Love

Whether you're returning home from a long summer away or preparing for school, these efficient home offices will inspire you to organize the space that collects clutter most.

Apartments

50 Meticulous Style Guides Every Startup Should See Before Launching

A brand is like a machine.

It’s made up of lots of little parts that work together to make the whole. When assembling this machine, if you forget a …

Branding

Tanner Goods Nokori Folding Chair

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Folding chairs might as well be called space savers. There when you need it and gone when you don’t. The Nokori Folding Chair from Tanner …

Furniture

Cinder Blocks Are A DIYer's Best Friend, And These Projects Prove It

If you want to spruce up your home and garden without breaking the bank, it's time to look to an unlikely item: the cinder block. While these concrete chunks may look unsightly at first, they're really a DIYer's dream.

There are tons of ways to transform cinder blocks into beautiful home creations …

DIY

4 Fantastic Bunk Beds

The simple space-saving bunk bed offers unique design opportunities: do the bunks open to the bedroom or carve their own privacy? Are they simple and rugged or rich and ornate? Check out these four unique bunk bed designs!

Furniture

光熱費ゼロを目指す【passiv design】自然派パッシブデザインリフォーム・リノベーションのページです。光と風、断熱、省エネ、自然素材をデザインし、ドイツパッシブ基準相当の住宅性能と北欧のデザインを兼ね備えたリフォーム・リノベーションを提供します。

本当にいい家は、住宅の性能、暮らしやすさ、そして、デザインが一体になっているもの。
毎日、暮らす家だからこそ、小さなこだわりが豊かな生活を創りだします。幸せはいつも身近なところから始まります。

サイクリング、フィッシング、アウトドア、旅行などのライフスタイルから、ナチュラル、カフェ、ビンテージ、リゾート …

11 Organizing Ideas That Make the Most Out of Your Cabinets

These tricks reveal your kitchen's hidden storage potential — no matter how much space you have (or don't have).

Stack shelves to make use of head room.

These mesh versions come from U.K. site Store, but similar versions abound at The Container Store.

Hang tools on the back of the door.

The cork board …

Kitchens

SCAO — fablabo

Objet

SCAO

L'objet du SCAO est l'automatisation de la surveillance de la cuisson des aliments. Le SCAO est un outil qui permet de façonner la cuisson …

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INTRODUCTION

Beyond Building Barcelona is the largest reunion of the construction sector and associated industries in Spain, Southern Europe, Northern …

Innovation

CNC milled bicycle

Bicycling

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Jamie and Zoe, parents of Cian a happy little boy contacted FabLab Cardiff early July to get a prosthetic made for their son. Thanks to Enabling the …

Cardiff

The Shipping Container Revolution Continues

They’re not just for global commerce anymore: These reclaimed shipping containers are ideal nesting spots for residents and businesses lured by the relatively inexpensive costs, ready supply, or aesthetic charm of metal boxes.

Architecture

A Chair Born From Exploring the Cube

Designer Per Jensen spent time studying the shape of a cube and wondering what kind of chair could be designed from it. The first exploration led to …

Furniture

8 Multi-Bulb Lighting Displays

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160 Sunnyside Ave

Project Notes

Photographs, Sean Galbraith

160 Sunnyside Ave is a single family home built on an urban infill site located in Toronto’s High Park …

Sunnyside

Tiny House Movement Converging With 3D Printing

The Tiny House Movement has risen on the horizon in the US as people seek a simpler, less expensive and capital-intensive way of life, and 3D …

3D Printing

6 Examples of Noguchi Designs in Modern Homes

Isamu Noguchi's table is iconic but the artist, landscape designer, and industrial designer produced many unique fixtures and furniture models. Explore these six contemporary residences to see his work define - or blend within - living rooms, bedrooms, and more.

Furniture

This Tiny House Comes Shipped to You in a Box

And then you can even pack it up again, if you've got the travel bug.

If you've got perpetual wanderlust, the POD-iDladla could be your perfect home. Designed by South African architect Clara da Cruz Almeida, this simple, portable house packs up into a 24-square-meter "pod" and ships from place to …

Tiny House Movement

Tiny house is almost passive, clad in shou-sugi-ban

I am trying to think of what buttons this house doesn't push.

Tiny House Movement

3D Printing Helps Make SACK the Latest in Sustainable Modular Furniture

Designers working with 3D printers have been trying to make modular furniture catch on for years now, and so far nothing has really seemed to work. …

Sustainable Design

Shipping Container House for Brave People

The developing of architecture world can be seen from the different style of the house building. The house buildings use different materials and have …

House Design

Contemporary Addition to Small Fishermen's Village: The Cube House

Designed by architect Irene Escobar Doren , the Cube House in O’Higgins Region, Chile is a contemporary addition to a small village of fishermen. The …

Architecture