Introducing nature-oriented plans by our latest Signature architect, Ignas Stancikas, of Truoba.
Austin architect Peter Pfeifer offers basic advice for building a more efficient and comfortable home.
Why younger, 30-something buyers -- the so-called Millennials -- are the missing piece in the housing recovery.
Carol describes what it's like to spend the night in the landmark Moore/Andersson Compound in Austin, Texas.
If you like blue jeans that "wear-in" over time, cement tile may be the floor and backsplash material for you.
What you need to know about installing glass tile for bathroom/kitchen surrounds and backsplashes.
What you need to know about sustainable alternatives to standard wood flooring for your new home.
What you need to know about the most popular alternatives to marble and granite for kitchen and bathroom countertops (image courtesy Silestone).
Instructive displays by Thrive Home Builders show how their houses achieve net-zero energy use.
It calculates your solar energy savings. Plug your address into this new Web app to find out what your roof can do for you.