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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.
Water Villas: 3 Modern House Boats in Urban Settings
Urban house boats are the best of both worlds, providing a private getaway with views of the water yet docked just steps from the excitement of the city.
Life-size Monopoly House: The Art Of Green Architecture
If life's a game, you're gonna need some bigger playing pieces. Artist An Te Liu did just that by modifying a condemned home into a giant green Monopoly House.
Modern Concrete House on Stilts Hovers Above the Earth
The exterior is a rectangular box made of heavy concrete balanced on stilts, but step inside and you'll see an unexpectedly amorphous all-white interior.
Crisp White Angular Cantilevered 'House R' in Germany
German architecture studio Bembé Dellinger brings an ultramodern touch to a lakeside suburb with 'House R', a cantilevered daylight-filled all-white home.
From Cappadocia to Missouri: Over 30 Gorgeous Cave Houses
Stone houses invoke thoughts of dark, cold, and damp places full of creepy creatures. Cave homes now have all the warmth and amenities of any modern household.
Whatever Floats Your... House: 16 Amazing House Boats
With as many comforts as a modern home, house boat design has become something beautiful and breathtaking. It makes one wish their house could float.
Beetle-Inspired Tiny Treehouse by Terunobu Fujimori
The tiny house, on its four insect-like legs, has a charred outer shell and looks as if it could get up and walk away at any moment.
Nuclear Family Housing: Life In A Missile Silo Home
As dozens of decades-old nuclear missile silos slowly slip into disrepair and decay, a precious few are taking on new life as pre-apocalyptic family homes.
Shrink Your Footprint: 10 Little Examples of Tiny Houses
A man's home is his castle...except when it's barely bigger than the tool shed. These tiny houses encourage simple living and a smaller environmental footprint.
Organic Architect Robert Oshatz's Wowsa Wilkinson Treehouse
Wonderful photos of a WOWSA home in a forest canopy. Created by architect Robert Oshatz, this cool treehouse could turn even the Swiss Family Robinson green with envy.