Karen Burnham

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15 of the Best Travel Photos Taken With an iPhone

There are many ways that Apple's iPhone has transformed our lives. It has put a previously unimaginable array of technology in our pockets - everything from a global positioning system to a video editor. One of the many industries it has changed in the process is travel photography. As the quality …

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Tiny Tea House

<i>by Todd Miller</i><p>After much ado, Oregon Cottage Company is proud to christen our latest Tiny Cottage. Based upon the “Alsek” cottage the new “Tiny Tea …

Small-Space Gardening Idea Uses A Trellis To Grow Vegetables Vertically (PHOTO)

Many of us aren't lucky enough to have large backyards to grow lush vegetable gardens. But that doesn't mean we can't exercise our green thumbs in the spaces we've got. Besides for tending to sprouts in low pots on our tiny porches and patios, Redditor maxforest shared photos of another small-space …

Meet the Tiny House Family Who Built an Amazing Mini Home for Just $12,000

Could you live in just 320 sq. ft. of space? How about with 3 other people? The Tiny House Family does it, and the DIY, money-saving way they went …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Hobbitat Prefab Micro-Houses Are Built From Reclaimed and Recycled Materials

Inhabitat has the green building beat covered for this realm - but what about sustainable dwellings for Middle Earth? Enter Hobbitat, a tiny home …

The Shack: Marin County Retreat Restored to Reveal Old-Growth Timber Features

When the future owners of this small house hidden away in the town of Ross, California, discovered it, the home had ceilings that were so low you …

Clever 425 sq. ft. Manhattan Micro-Loft Stacks Upwards for More Space

When it first started off, this unusually tiny NYC apartment had high ceilings but only 425 sq. ft. of space. Specht Harpman Architects came in and …

Summer houses in Slavik / Mats Fahlander

<b>Slavik</b><p>The two summer houses are located between two Fjords on the Swedish, northern westcoast. The site is surrounded by a nationalpark, the nature …

Miller Porch House / Lake|Flato Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Porch House, with a uniquely adaptable design and construction process, enables its inhabitants to be a …

Nature Preserve House / John McLeod Architect

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Like many traditional farmhouses and cottages we see across the New England landscape, this house has a …

Dara's Live/Work Small Space

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:DaraLocation:New York, NYSquare Feet:600Division:TinyWhat I Love About My Small Home:The layout and multiple …

Small Space Furry Friends: Pets From Small Cool 2013 Entries

Expert Advice: 10 Ways to Live with Less from Zero Waste Home

When Bea Johnson, her husband, Scott, and their two children moved from a large house to a temporary apartment while they were looking for a new home …

Living in a Small Space: Three Things that Make a Big Difference

Do you live in a small space? Do people sometimes confuse your bedroom for a closet? Can you reach your kitchen sink from your couch? If you're …

Houzz Tour: A Parisian Apartment Goes Modern and Bright

Drawn to the wraparound terrace and stunning view of Paris' Left Bank, this home's owner decided the panorama was worth the 485-square-foot …

Design Dilemma: Another Look at Small Space Living

There’s been A LOT of talk of small space living these days. In fact, “micro apartments” have gotten a lot of buzz in places like Boston, San …

Design Dilemma: Five Simple Questions for Clutter-Busting

It’s right after the holidays that many of us take a look around our homes and decide to PURGE. Maybe it’s a New Year’s resolution, or maybe it’s …

Danish Fisherman’s Cottage Gets Whimsical Do-Up

With lashings of white paint, an old fishing cabin outside Copenhagen is remade into a quirky yet idyllic haven, designed to meet the needs of a …

A Sweet Cabin in the Woods Overlooks a Forest Stream

This cosy hideout in the deep woods of Santa Rosa takes advantage of a quiet view of a forest stream deep in the woods.<p>All kinds of water views bring …

An Arty Retro Container Shed in Texas

The perfect ’50s convertible sets off this retro blue container garden retreat in an artists community in San Antonio, from Texas architect Jim …

Getting a Big Apartment into a Small Space

An imaginative design for a tiny apartment by Sub Estudio makes a small studio open and airy with the apparent scale of a much larger space.<p>The …

Delightful Eco-Reimagining of a Stockholm Attic

This gorgeous attic conversion was formerly a dark, ignored attic space atop a large building built in 1885.<p>How well the white walls, floor and …

Design Dilemma: Amazing Attic Conversions

With more people opting for smaller homes, it’s natural that more of us are also looking to carve out some extra living space from formerly unused …