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The Glass "Tree House"

   This home in Redberry Grove is called “The Tree House,” but not in the way that you’d expect. The residence is completely covered in opaque black glass, which acts a dark mirror. Surrounded by oak trees and flower beds, the glass reflects the beautiful landscape. Another cool feature of this home is the use of glass skylights, which take advantage of the natural lighting and ...
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College Students Design Cabins for California State Parks

Students at California State’s Polytechnic University were faced with an interesting architecture challenge: develop modernized, sustainable cabins for California State Parks. The result is an array of low maintenance, fire resistant and ADA compliant cabin designs, like “The Wedge” pictured above. Easily prefabricated and relocated, these cabins will eventually make their way ...
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Glass House on the Oregon Shore

Sitting on the shallow cliffs and sand of Cannon Beach, this beachfront residence boasts the perfect view of the Pacific Ocean. “We wanted to bring nature in,” homeowner Mary Finley said. “That’s really the whole point of being out here — to feel like we’re outside while we’re inside a nice house.” Boora Architects stepped up to the challen...
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Modern Beverly Hills Home Fit for a Musician

When envisioning his custom-built house,​ homeowner and professional violinist Nathan Frankel pictured open spaces that allowed him and his guests to enjoy music. Architect Noah Walker helped him achieve that and much more. The property’s 125 coast live oaks have become a focal point of the home, with windows and doors highlighting the beautiful views and serving as a backdrop for music...
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Island Treehouse in Maine

Built using all natural materials, this treehouse is perfect for a family summer trip. The 350 square-foot residence sits within the beautiful landscape of the Maine coast and is complete with Marvin’s Ultimate Double Hung windows. It may be built for kids, but adults will love the exposed rough-sawn Douglas Fir, natural light, and sleeping loft. See more pictures of the Island Tree House ...
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We're excited to announce our sponsorship of the 2014 Capitol Christmas Tree. Th...

We're excited to announce our sponsorship of the 2014 Capitol Christmas Tree. This year's tree is provided by the Chippewa National Forest in Minnesota, and today is harvest day! Keep a ...