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10 Modern Fireplaces That Make For Inviting Interiors

There’s something magical about fireplaces, especially during the winter months, when having friends and family gathered around the embers brings an extra layer of warmth into our homes.<p>Old-fashioned fireplaces, however, can be eyesores at best and hazards at worst. Thankfully, these days there are …

Living Rooms

Sleek Scandinavian Design Permeates a Family’s Summer House in an Old Fishing Village

Completed in 2016, the courtyard home is a modern take on the traditional, brick-and-stone buildings in the seaside town.<p>Ensconced in a Swedish fishing village dating back to the 14th century, a holiday home designed to host three generations references the pitched-roof vernacular and local …

Architecture

Hanselmann House

Fort Wayne, Indiana<p>The four-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath residence features bright, white interiors and an original mural by Graves himself.<p>Eminent postmodern architect Michael Graves’s first commission, the Hanselmann House, is on the market for a mere $264,888. Designed in 1967 for his high …

Living Rooms

A Smart Layout Maximizes Space in This Compact Urban Beach Apartment in Barcelona

Though small in size, this cozy little renovated apartment for two in Barcelona’s beachside neighborhood of La Barceloneta has a bright and breezy feel.<p>Brick walls, natural oak wood floors, patterned Neoceramica tiles, powder-blue walls and doors, and a little greenery give this Urban Beach Home a …

Interior Design

The Lignum Skid Knife Collection

Designed with sustainability in mind, the Skid knife features an ingenious wood to metal ratio that revolutionizes the traditional kitchen tool. The collection is made by German brand Lignum, a product design studio passionate about traditional craftsmanship and innovation. As a result, the knives …

Knives

15 words that had to be added to the dictionary to keep up with the changin' times

Words are very important. We use them every day, and we rely on language to convey our thoughts, feelings, ideas, etc. And while most words might …

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今年數位貨幣,無論是比特幣(Bitcoin)、以太幣(Ethereum)還是萊特幣(Litecoin),又再次成為熱門話題。華擎科技之前在Computex展示過,旗下世界首張擁有 13 條 PCIe 插槽的挖礦專用主機板-「H110 Pro BTC+」,並支援 AMD + NVIDIA 顯示卡同時混 …

How To Launch Your Freelance Writing Career

There is lots of content out there about what a great career freelance writing is. And they make it look so easy. You just hook up with an agency, take gigs from job boards, sign up on “bid to write” sites, and life becomes wonderful – you can sit on the beach, just write, and make boatloads of …

Employment

Renovated Sunnyvale Eichler

Sunnyvale, California<p>In a midcentury Eichler in Sunnyvale, California, a designer opens up the interior by connecting it to its surrounding picturesque views.<p>"We weren't looking for a home like this," says Pamela Lin—wife, mother and principal designer at Urbanism Designs, an interior design studio …

Mid-Century modern

8 Beautiful Home Projects Using Reclaimed Wood

Wood in general is a beautiful, evocative natural material, and when it's saved from a landfill and reused, it has even more character, history, and sustainability.<p>Reclaimed wood can be recovered from a wide variety of sources, but it most frequently comes from timber framing and decking used in …

Architecture

Refugium Betzenstein

Betzenstein, Bavaria, Germany<p>Set in a nature park and beech forest in the small Bavarian town of Betzenstein, Germany, is a modern bio-passive vacation house with plenty of quirky details hidden within.<p>Sited on the northern slope of the edge of town, the house—named Refugium Betzenstein—consists of …

Architecture

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Home Tours

成為雙語人士的七個優點:增加工作機會,還有助於健康

全世界有半數以上的人都會說雙語,超過30億的人口會講兩種以上的語言。那你知道最多人選擇的第二外語是什麼嗎?沒錯,就是英文!為什麼大部分的人都會選英文當作自己的第二外語呢?如果你正在學英文,又將英文當作你的第二語言,你一定能夠體會講英文對一個人的生活有多大的幫助。<p>會說英語的人在社交圈、工作職場還有文化方面都佔有極大優勢,甚至已經有很多的家長為了給自己的孩子擁有更寬廣的未來,讓孩子從小就已經開始學習兩種以上的語言。不論你想學哪一種語言當你的第二外語,我們幫你分析許多學外語的優勢,讓你更具體了解成為雙語人士的優點。<p>1. It improves your brain function-讓你的腦袋更靈活<p>…

10 Prefabricated Homes That Will Catch Your Eye

Prefabricated homes continue to steal the spotlight with their affordability, energy efficiency, and swift construction. When done correctly, fully customizable living spaces can be more affordable and manageable than what you face when building a new home. Each boasting their own special …

Prefab Homes

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32 Rustic Decor Ideas That Make A Case For Cozy-Chic Interiors

Where country meets glam.<p>Whether in the kitchen, bathroom, or living room, there's pretty much no space in the home that rustic decor doesn't look good. Really, who wouldn't be charmed by wood beam ceilings, weathered antiques, and cozy natural textures? These 32 rustic rooms may just inspire you …

Interior Design

Cantilever House

Seattle, Washington<p>Our design places the primary residential living spaces on the upper floor of the structure, and a mother-in-law unit on the lower floor at the back of the site. The building turns its back to the street while opening up to the views to the northeast through a large glazed corner …

Interior Design

8 Stylish London Apartments

Many Londoners are known for having a well-honed sense of style, so it’s no surprise that Dwell has covered a number of drool-worthy London apartments that present great ideas for furnishing city abodes.<p>Here are eight London apartments that we think represent the spirit of smart, modern living.<p>An …

North London

“哇,原来我还能搞定这个!” |1000个职场人的艰难瞬间和励志故事

BBC的特约撰稿人肯·塔克,曾在解释《权力的游戏》为何风靡全球时这样说道:<p>“在这样一个人们每日生怕惹恼老板而被迫回到令人恐惧的求职市场,或精打细算偿还按揭的时代,看着电视剧中那被畅快干掉的领导,整部剧马上散发迷人魅力。”<p>每个人都渴望开启伟大事业,虽然你我都知道不是谁都可以召唤神龙。身为职场人,“平凡”是你我最为恐惧的标签。<p><b>但幸好,回头复盘时,你总能从日复一日的枯燥里,找到继续前行的动力。</b><p>我们从LinkedIn领英站内收集了上千个<b>#我的职场故事</b>。<p>这些小故事里,有求之而不得的艰难岁月,也有被幸运女神眷顾的超燃旅程,更有功成名就后的江湖笑傲。<p><b>我们想用这些故事,来和你做一次交换:</b><b>在评论区里,分享你的职</b> …

Del Rey Residence

Del Rey, California<p>Front deck and facade<p>Front Entry Door & Privacy Screen<p>Front Facade - View From Street<p>Front Deck & Entry Door<p>Front Entry Door & Privacy Screen<p>Great Room & Kitchen<p>Open Kitchen & New Vaulted Ceiling<p>Open Kitchen & New Vaulted Ceiling<p>Custom Master Bath Vanity<p>Master Bath Detail …

Architecture

Paseo Ferrelo

Santa Barbara, California<p>This 3,000-square-foot ultramodern home is situated in Santa Barbara’s coveted Riviera neighborhood, adjacent to a large, natural ravine fraught with mature oak trees. Architect Dan Weber completely remodeled and reimagined the original 1950’s mid-century modern home, and …

Mid-Century modern

Remodeling 101: Solar Paneling Primer

If you’re looking to reduce your utility bills and your carbon footprint, solar power could be the way to go. The big question: Will the savings in …

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Into the Woods: A Cabin on Flathead Lake

In western Montana, on the southern shore of the biggest freshwater water lake west of the Mississippi River are 200-foot-tall Ponderosa pine trees, …

Hawaiian Summer: A Charm-Filled Stone Carriage House on the Maui Coast, Restored

A few weeks back, we took a look at a restored vintage Hawaiian plantation cottage—and the surrounding tropical gardens—in Paia, a laid-back, …