New Metric Helps Builders and Architects Maximize Daylighting

Thanks to a new metric from the Lighting Research Center, builders, architects, engineers, and other design pros have a better method for...


  • Award Winning Baths

    Ahead of KBIS 2015 next week, look at previous Watermark Award-winning baths with beautiful views and unique details.

  • Up A Tree

    A slideshow of inspired treehouses.

  • Award Winning Kitchens

    Take a look at the past two years' Watermark Award winning kitchens!

  • Women Architects Honored in New York

    The Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation salutes some of New York's most talented women in architecture. Here are the award winners.

  • Great Rooms For Good Times

    A dozen living room spaces for relaxing at the holidays, or anytime.


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  • How Architects Can Find More Time and Make More Money

    On the second anniversary of his relaunch, an architect shares insights on doing business.

    CUSTOM HOME January 09, 2015

  • Anywhere But Here

    The Freedom Tower, the replacement for the World Trade Center, opened last month and not everyone was happy about it. On November 29, 2014...

    CUSTOM HOME December 19, 2014

  • The Passing of An Era: Sunset Magazine's Campus Sold

    Blogger Dan Gregory had the scoop weeks before Sunset magazine's Menlo Park property sold to Embarcadero Capital Partners. Here's the...

    CUSTOM HOME December 15, 2014

  • Mastering the Curbless Shower

    The masterminds at Build LLC offer tips on pulling off a modernist design element that carries big implications for aging in place.

    CUSTOM HOME December 08, 2014

  • The Row Houses of Lancaster

    Lancaster, Pennsylvania was a manufacturing town for most of its two-hundred-year history, threaded through with railroad spurs and trolley...

    CUSTOM HOME December 05, 2014