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Waking, sleeping, recreating, loving and living, we spend so much time at home it seems a shame not to make your place of residence both functional and radical - the dwelling designs featured here will shock, amaze, intrigue and inspire you to rethink your housing situation and improve the spaces you inhabit.
Cloud House Elevates Organic Architecture to New Heights
An unassuming Edwardian residence in Australia gets an incredibly unexpected cloud-shaped addition perched on the edge of a sky-blue pool.
Fire-Inspired: 14 Converted & New Lookout Tower Homes
From 15th century guard towers on the Italian coast to modern timber-framed fire towers in Montana, these 14 homes get their inspiration from high places.
Sky High, But Grounded: 16 Incredible Tree Houses
A rickety platform in the backyard is no longer a tree house. A real tree house, is a real house built around a tree. Here are some awesome examples.
If Wright’s Falling Water Were a Tree House …
Fallingwater is an iconic American house, but it is by no means the only great nature-worshiping home in the USA. This tree house in Portland is breathtaking.
Stylish And Sustainable: 8 Modern Eco-Friendly Homes
Modernism and sustainability can coincide with one another.THese eight, beautiful, eco-friendly homes are the ultimate cross between style and sustainability.
Lollipop House: Striped and Candy-Bright in South Korea
The Lollipop House by Moon Hoon is a South Korea residence with seven day-lit levels in a compact footprint, built of wood and metal with a candy-like shell.
Open House(s): 10 Wonderful Open-Plan Home Designs
Open floor plans allow even the smallest cottage to seem spacious and luxurious. These 10 homes with open plans are the pinnacle of modern architectural design.
Modern Castles: 7 Cool Converted Watertower Houses
What happens to old water towers when they no longer serve their original purpose? Some architects take the creative route by turning them into residences.
Stacking in Style: New Trend Puts Houses on Houses
These three structures couldn't be more different in all ways except one: they all look like individual houses piled on top of each other into vertical towers.
Billboard House: Reclaiming Sky-High Commercial Space
This billboard house concept by design team Apostrophy's turns sky-high urban advertising space into livable multi-story abodes with amazing views.