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Super Clever Small Space Solution: The Transforming Living Cube

(Image credit: Design Milk)<p>To fit a lot of things into a little space, sometimes you have to get creative. For a San Francisco loft apartment that's …

Small Space Design

Solar-powered Swedish homes produce at least as much energy as they consume

Power to the People’s seven solar-powered row houses are set on the end of two dead-end streets that run east to west. The architects connected the …

Solar Power

Cultivo hidropónico, sin agua ni tierra, lo último de IKEA para ayudarnos con el Indoor Gardening

En <b>IKEA</b> se han empeñado en que comamos un poco más sano y de la forma más sencilla y por eso quieren ayudarnos a cultivar nuestra propia ensalada y …

10 puntos fundamentales para aprovechar mejor el espacio

Los tiempos cambian y los ambientes de las nuevas construcciones vienen cada vez más pequeños. Por eso, armamos una guía con consejos para lograr una …

Top 20 Shipping Container Home Designs and Costs

There is a building trend increasing in popularity these days: shipping container houses. Basically, you modify used shipping containers and stick …

Pair of engineers design pet-friendly off-grid tiny house

Despite having no prior experience, engineers Tina and Luke Orlando decided to jump right in and design their own tiny house from scratch. Their …

Engineering

Shipping container transformed into a tiny house

Despite their drawbacks, there's definitely something appealing about recycling a shipping container into a viable home. With this in mind, Brighton, …

Shipping

Dutch woman's modern tiny house gets approval from local council

Though they are by no means mainstream, tiny houses are emerging as quite the cultural phenomenon, with entire television shows and blogs being built …

Architecture

Dwell - Genius Unfolding Kitchen Tucks Neatly Into Small Spaces

At Salone del Mobile, Clei unveiled the Box Kitchen, an unfolding unit that's made for small space dwellers.

Lifestyle

Dwell - Psst! Follow Us Down These 5 Secret Passages

Remember when you were a kid and you'd knock on walls trying to uncover hidden staircases? Of course, you do. These five homes make good on that childhood dream with carefully concealed private spaces.

Dwell - Space-Saving Solutions from Some of Our Tiniest Houses

With a little wood and a lot of imagination, these diminutive homes manage to pack a lot of function into very little square footage.

Houses

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.<p>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 …

30 Best Small Apartment Design Ideas Ever

Do you live in a small apartment? Many of us do, whether by choice or necessity. We often get the feeling that some of the projects we present on …

Design

An Open Home That Challenges Monolithic Architecture

HousePLX<p>All Home Design Websites In One Place.<p>Here you can follow 109 home design websites just by visiting us. Check the design categories you like …

Architecture

Dwell - Studio City: 5 NYC Apartments That Pack Everything Into a Single Room

In a city where every square inch comes at a premium, these tiny, multifunctional studios fit an entire house's worth of function into a minimal footprint.

New York City

Super High Spec Professionally Built Tiny House

Every now and then you come across a tiny house that has been constructed to an incredibly high standard. That’s exactly the case with this stunning …

Fiction Factory builds prototype for "groundbreaking" cardboard house

Amsterdam collective Fiction Factory has developed a modular building system of cardboard components, which can be assembled in just one day to form …

Houses

Comment on Rotating tiny house in Portland soaks up sunshine all day long by terryblevins

I work for Tiny Homes of Mother Earth and I have never anything liken this..I hope the owner is not subject to motion sickness

Design

Vietnamese architect wins 6 Green Good Design Awards

Vietnam’s renowned architect Vo Trong Nghia has won six Green Wood Design Awards for his works, one in Italy and five others in Vietnam.<p>The six …

Architecture

Mini piso en estilo nórdico

Los <b>espacios pequeños</b> se vuelven cada vez más habituales para disfrutar de un alquiler o una hipoteca baja, y por eso surgen buenas ideas para …

This Clever Bunk Bed Is Also a Sofa

How's that for handy?<p>If you're constantly hosting houseguests, you probably have a few pieces that pull double duty — like a pull-out couch or a room divider. But Resource Furniture's Palazzo wall bed system takes that concept to the next level.<p>Its bunk beds convert into a sofa — or the sofa …

This Teenager’s Bedroom Has A Built-In Bed And Storage For Almost Everything

Russian design firm INT2architecture, have created a contemporary bedroom for a 14 year old girl, that features a built-in bed with plenty of …

Storage Ideas

Fold-up kitchen perfect for tiny dwellings

Not everyone needs a gourmet kitchen to be happy, and as more and more people decide to downsize, Dizzconcept thinks they have the perfect solution …

Dwell - Reading Nooks We Love

Whether it's for an e-reader or good old analog paper, the reading nook isn't going out of style soon.

Analog

10 Mesmerizing GIFs of Small-Space Living

When you live life in only a few hundred square feet, a home must become a very fluid thing. Tiny apartments actually exist in <i>four</i> dimensions, and …

GIF Animations

Mimi Zeiger on design, density and her new book 'Tiny Houses in the City'

Architecture critic and author Mimi Zeiger grew up in Berkeley with a Bronx-raised mother who she says had no patience for driving her anywhere.<p>So it’s no surprise that her latest book, “Tiny Houses in the City,” (Rizzoli, $29.95) focuses on creative pint-sized homes that are wedged into densely …

Buying a new home can get stressful and costly - but it doesn't have to be. Canadian company HonoMobo built an entire collection of flexible, …

Prefab Homes

Ex-boat builder designs unique off-grid tiny house

Ex-boat builder and carpenter Jeff Hobbs from New Zealand-based studio Room to Move was recently commissioned to build a special bespoke tiny house …