11 Award-Winning Outdoor Spaces to Celebrate Spring
These BUILDER's Choice and Watermark Awards winners offer ideal alfresco-style living for homeowners and community members.
A Play Yard That Delights Both Children and Adults
In cities everywhere, thoughtful design and construction rise up to combat seemingly inconsequential spaces, like this former weedy hillside in San Francisco.
Clifton Forge, Va. Design/Build Lab.
Using Trees, Outside and In
Guest blogger Dan Gregory of Eye on Design offers tips on making trees a part of...
Grand Old Home Remodel Maximizes Spectacular Site | Remodeling
The 1890s meets the 1920s meets the 21st century in this elegantly remodeled...
More Outdoors: Increased Interest in Outdoor Living
Homeowners in all climates continue to want outdoor kitchens, decks, patios, and fireplaces in growing numbers.
Cooper-Hewitt Announces 2013 National Design Awards
The winners' list for the Cooper-Hewitt's 2013 National Design Awards includes...
An Urban Garden in Philadelphia
Otto Architects creates a tiny backyard oasis.
Tips for Creating Great Outdoor Spaces
Steve James, AIA, led a panel at the 2013 International Builders’ Show that offered tips on transforming even ordinary outdoor areas like driveways and sidewalks into special places.
Film on Modernist Coastal Houses
Filmmakers from Coast Modern, a recently released documentary on Modernist coastal house design, journeyed from L.A. to Vancouver to visit houses built in the region’s characteristic outside-in style.