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The Idyllic Midwest Getaway

Prefab construction simplified the building process of this northern Wisconsin summer home, where all materials required ferrying across Lake Superior.<p>When architect Charlie Lazor was com­missioned to design an affordable, dura­ble summer retreat on Lake Superior’s historic Madeline Island, he was …

Prefab Homes

This Tiny House's Brilliant Feature Lets It Soak Up As Much Sunlight As Possible​

The quirky feature also helps the homeowners save a ton of money.​<p>When it comes to tiny houses, we thought we had seen everything. From the small home that comes with an elevator for a corgi to the solar-powered one that can exist entirely off the grid, not much else could surprise us. That is, …

Architecture

Wild side: A Nova Scotian retreat is geared to its dramatic setting

Dubbed the Rabbit Snare Gorge cabin, this house, on Cape Breton, is a sort of observation tower that puts its inhabitants in touch with all facets of the Canadian island’s dramatic landscape. Though the Atlantic waters nearby are warm, winter storms crash in off the ocean, and the landscape is …

Architecture

Life in a Box: the Summer House of Designer Buster Delin in Sweden

<i>From Swedish interiors magazine</i> Residence <i>and its stellar editor-in-chief Hanna Nova Beatrice comes a new annual “bookazine” titled</i> My Residence<i>,</i> …

These Modern Glass Homes Shatter Conventions

Houses

Van acht oude zeecontainers naar te gek woonhuis

<b>Oude zeecontainers zien we tegenwoordig vaak terugkomen als onderdeel van architectuur. Als wolkenkrabber, kunstobject of zwembad, maar ook als</b> …

You can now design a $250,000 tiny house on an app and get it delivered in months

Becoming a tiny house homeowner is now as easy as tapping away at an iPad.<p>Blu Homes, a California-based prefab home manufacturer, just launched a new line of micro houses that shoppers can customize on an app and get delivered to their property in a matter of months.<p>The cost starts at $250,000, …

Housing

Die schicke Hochhaus-Hütte

Architektur: Tom KundigBeim Anblick dieses einzigartigen Landhauses denkt man an einen Hochsitz, an einen japanischen Pavillon oder an ein …