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Modern Monday: A Colorado Escape

Ever dreamed of escaping the overcrowded city streets and waking up to views of the gorgeous mountainside? That’s exactly what homeowner Ruth Hiller did, she left New York City behind for the peaceful, snowy slopes of Colorado. Hiller set her sights on a 1960s ranch house in need of some serious remodeling. Due to the property’s steep slope, only half of the plot was considered buildable land. ...
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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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A true winter wonderland! The Nevada Governor's mansion is a holiday #dreamhome.

A true winter wonderland! The Nevada Governor's mansion is a holiday #dreamhome.

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