Three into one

In creating this home in a traditional brownstone, three small apartments, common areas and a rooftop terrace were seamlessly merged Read more

New vision

Modular appliances bring you tomorrow's kitchen today that's the word from the design team behind Fisher & Paykel's latest offering Read more

California dreaming

This Santa Monica condominium was given a modern-classic makeover that references its beachside locale Read more

Days of glory

This early 1900s Dutch Colonial home can look forward to another century, thanks to a contemporary makeover Read more

Makeover moves

This modestly sized bathroom achieves a spacious presence through several design strategies Read more

Small change, big impact

Flexibility defines this library space it can also be part of the living room, or an extra bedroom Read more

Prize-winning project

Before-and-after pictures tell the story of this remodeling project by architect David Webber AIA winner of the inaugural Trends Remodeling Design Award Read more

Valuing the past

A radical design by leading 20th century architect Rudolf Schindler has ensured this modest home works equally well in a modern context Read more

On budget

Architect and homeowner worked together to achieve both practical and aesthetic objectives Read more

Let there be light

Although it's in the center of the house, this sitting room enjoys natural sunlight from three sides Read more


This large family residence combines an attractive appearance with sustainable design for zero net energy use Read more

Fresh faced

With its bilateral symmetry and patriotic connotation, the Colonial Revival style breathes fresh life into this traditional home Read more





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Homes Trends Vol. 34/4

Whether space for your new bathroom is generous or modest, you'll want to create a room that not only looks good but is also a breeze to use. And that often means working around restrictions of plumbing locations, the po... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/2

Placing the kitchen at the heart of a home is not just about creating a convenient zone for easy food preparation and eating meals.Just as important is the way it's seen as an attractive place where family can spend time ... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/1

If you're designing a bathroom for a new home or renovating your existing one, you'll quickly discover how involved the process can be.It's not only the challenge of how to fit the different functional zones into the ofte... Read more