Eco-Design

    Learn how design can be used to create a greener world, from sustainable architecture and tiny homes to eco-friendly remodeling and urban planning.
    Skinny house Toronto exterior
    Woman's Skinny House Is a Light-Filled Gem in the City
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    How Can We Achieve Thermal Delight In Our Homes?
    Casa Gialla by Gon Architects interior
    Bright Attic Apartment Renovation Comes With Clever Outdoor Tub Surprise
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    The 15-Minute City Needs Small Business Saturday ... Every Day
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    Is the Age of the Skyscraper Over? (It Should Be)
    Portable heat pump
    What Are Portable Heat Pumps?
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    How Does One Furnish a Home Sustainably?
    Book cover for "A House Needs to Breath ... Or Does It?"
    'A House Needs to Breathe... or Does It?' Is Essential Building Science Reading
    Outdoor unit of a heat pump heating on a house framed by roses
    What Is a Heat Pump? How Does It Work?
    Potato starch compostable wrapper
    Compostable and Biodegradable Plastics Provide False Sense of Responsibility
    Market exterior
    Markets Are More Than Just a Place to Shop
    Shiship shipping container cabin Repere Boreal exterior
    This Repurposed Shipping Container Is a Modern Cabin You Can Rent
    What is home?
    What Is an Ideal Home? Survey Shows Priorities Are Changing
    Boxabl goes to Washington
    Boxabl Launches $50K Foldable House
    Minimalist tiny house by Matt Goodman Architecture Office and Base Cabin interior
    This Ultra-Minimalist Cabin Is Flexible and Functional
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    The 8 Best Bidet Attachments of 2022
    DIY tiny house by Carina Inka Dirtbag Minimal interior
    Woman Builds Her Own Extra-Wide Tiny House, With No Experience
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    The 9 Best Efficient Bathroom Faucets of 2022
    Commerce Photo Composite
    The 7 Best Bidet Seats of 2022
    A heat pump water heater installed in a basement
    What Is a Heat Pump Water Heater?
    House 184 by Blank Canvas Architects interior
    Victorian-Era Workers Cottage Renovated As Contemporary Family Home
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    A Truly Green Building Doesn't Have Parking
    Birds in New York
    Change in Ontario Planning Regulations Could Kill Millions of Birds Along the Atlantic Flyway
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    The 9 Best Thermal Curtains of 2022
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    The Lido Beach House Is an Example of Modular Housing With Style
    Passive house development area, Bahnstadt, Heidelberg, Germany
    What Is a Passive House? Principles and Design
    Source 2050
    Get Your Passive House Parts at Source 2050
    A permeable parking lot with grass growing between pavers.
    What Is Hardscaping? Is It Sustainable?
    Beach House by Gon Architects interior
    Journalist's Attic Micro-Apartment Redesigned as Urban Beach House
    Rose Apartments from Street
    Housing for Young Adults Brings Back the Classic California Courtyard
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    Plan to Build 15-Minute City for 80,000 People Wins Design Award
    UHU Treehouse by Repère Boréal exterior
    Rentable Modern Treehouse Is Built for Cold Climates
    Best Composting Toilets
    The 5 Best Composting Toilets of 2022
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    Architecture
    TAKT Cross Task Chair
    Green Design
    Tigin Tiny Home by Common Knowledge exterior
    Tiny Homes
    Canopy bed with dogs
    Interior Design
    London Wall West
    Greenwash Watch: Whole Life Carbon Assessments Are Being Questioned
    La Petite Maison d'Hôtes by Space Factory interior
    This Cabin-Inspired Micro-Apartment Is a Cozy Urban Guesthouse
    Interior of Crosssboundaries
    It's Curtains for the Office of the Future
    Gava Beach House by Roman Izquierdo Bouldstridge interior
    Office Readapted as a Minimalist Beachside Residence
    Great Brockerage Rear
    Retrofit Is RIBA South West Building of the Year
    Farmhouse style tiny house bus conversion interior
    Couple Converts City Bus Into Farmhouse-Style Tiny Home
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    The Home of Today Can Run on Direct Current
    50 years ago: shag rug, open fires, shoes on in the house!
    Air Is the New Poop
    Tigin Tiny Home by Common Knowledge interior
    Ireland's 'Tigin' Tiny Home Is Built With Hemp and Cork
    Hurlstone Park House by Carla Middleton Architecture exterior
    Workers Cottage Preserved and Revamped as Modern Family Home
    Reclaimed wooden wall with a wooden door, table sets and flowers in zinc vase in bright sunlight.
    Is Reclaimed Wood Sustainable?
    British cavity wall with insulation
    What Is a Thermal Bypass? Another Thing for Builders to Worry About
    Orsted Gardens exterior corridor
    A Guide to Creating a Sustainable Living Environment in Apartments
    Koshish live-work house by Koshy P Koshy interior
    Modern Live-Work Residence Built With 14,000 Recycled Tiles
    RESTORE front facade
    ‘Restore Passive House’ Is Designed for Marshall Fire Victims
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    This Thinner, Light Radiative Cooling Paint Could Replace Your AC
    Retired couple's zero waste tiny home interior
    Retired Couple's Zero Waste Tiny Home Features a 'Reverse Loft'
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    This Mass Timber Passivhaus Rental Building Is Perfect for Active Adults
    Brick from salvaged chimney
    How to Salvage Building Materials: 5 Tips
    Plunk Podz shipping container house by Northern Shield interior
    This Modern Modular Shipping Container House Can Go Off-Grid
    Sid Lee Interior
    Sid Lee Architecture's 'Biosquare' Is a Biophilic Renovation of a 60-Year-Old Office Building
    Riechstag dome with skylight
    UN's Declaration on Sustainable Housing and Cities Is a Meaningless Mess