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This Farmhouse is a Cor-Ten Steel-Clad Dream
From the bones of a neglected farmstead in rural Scotland emerges a low-impact, solar-powered home that’s all about working with what was already there.
June 21, 2016
A Tiny Cabin is This Writer's Off the Grid Getaway
On an island 20 miles off the coast of Maine, a writer, with the help of his daughter, built not only a room but an entire green getaway of his own.
June 14, 2016
When Living on the Edge is Super Comfortable
Off the coast of British Columbia—on a site accessible only by boat—a family of Vancouver urbanites commissioned a sustainable cabin for weekend getaways that feels a world away.
June 9, 2016
Rising Tides Are No Match for This Coastal Home
Thanks to some smart design and sound engineering, this small coastal house handles the waves.
June 9, 2016
The Off-Grid Home That Doesn't Worry About Too Many Gadgets
A rural house in Ontario doesn't fuss around and fits right in the surrounding landscape.
May 31, 2016
Goodbye Grid and Cushy Beds, Hello Pool in the Wilderness
An off-the-grid house that is little more than a decked campsite—albeit with a roof—includes a swimming pool for a family that loves to enjoy the elements.
May 21, 2016
Retirement Never Looked Better and More Sustainable
A couple’s retirement home on a nature preserve in Carmel, California, emerges as a series of eco-conscious pavilions that rest lightly on the land.
May 17, 2016
This Art Studio Made From Upcycled Materials Hits the Highway
An artist builds a solar-powered mobile art studio to travel across the country.
May 7, 2016
This Vineyard Hideout Is One with the Land, Literally
Rammed-earth construction fuses this Portuguese house to the environment.
April 29, 2016
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