Pointers for situating your new house on your lot from architect, author, and teacher Donlyn Lyndon, who was one of the original designers of the internationally famous community on California's north coast, known as The Sea Ranch.
Ordering a Cost To Build Report (CTB) on a house plan is a good way to start assessing a project's affordability. Key features will have a major impact on the bottom line.
Boyce explores a new community in Florida with a fresh approach to residential design.
Why building an accessory dwelling unit can be a smart idea -- and tips to navigate the process.
A recent survey by the American Society of Landscape Architects lists the garden/outdoor living features that homeowners desire.
Joyanna interviews an architect and a builder to find out what you need to know about prefabrication.
Lessons in flexibility inspired by the most famous modern Dutch house, designed by Gerrit Rietveld for Truus Schröder, in Utrecht, of 1924.
Bunkrooms aren't just for dormitories at college or camp -- they're an efficient way to pack more beds into smaller spaces.
Cheryl reports on the latest bath trends chronicled by the author of The New Bathroom Idea Book.
Lydia explains the differences between several eco-savvy prefab building systems.