Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 2:31 PM
When Swedish police arrive at an apartment after being alerted by neighbors to a possible domestic disturbance, they find a frustrated couple brandishing Allen wrenches and a set of indecipherable furniture assembly directions.
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 1:05 PM
When your job title is 'traditional wood kayak building instructor,' it's pretty much a guarantee that your newly built home is going to be something special. And Brian Schulz's handcrafted 'Japanese Forest House' doesn't disappoint.
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 11:18 AM
Bob Iger and a group of preservation-minded Brentwood residents swoop in to save a modestly-sized 1940 ranch house designed by Paul R. Williams that was slated to be demolished and replaced with a mega-mansion.
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 11:50 AM
A growing number of pristine lawn-obsessed residents in drought-stricken Austin have taken to drilling private wells so that they can irrigate to their heart's content while dodging the city's strict but much needed public water restrictions.
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 at 5:42 PM
Sorry, but classical just won't cut it: British scientists find that experimental, low-cost zinc oxide solar cells are 40 percent more productive when blaring pop and rock music is involved.
Sat, Nov 09, 2013 at 8:51 PM
This week: Fanciful designer radiators from Europe, a clever backpack-chair hybrid and luxury homes with gyms that put the YMCA to shame. Plus, a build-it-yourself micro-home kit for wandering tiny house enthusiasts.
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 12:40 PM
If you have long been waiting for the word 'biohazard' to be used in reference to Katy Perry, here you go: Officials in Australia have quarantined imported versions of the pop singer's latest album due to seed paper packaging.
Fri, Nov 08, 2013 at 2:38 PM
Yet another unassuming home in the Silicon Valley burg of Los Altos, Calif. gets historic designation that to world-changing, non-automative activities that went on in its garage.
Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 11:31 PM
Florida Southern College gets its very first cement block Usonian-style home ... a full 74 years after it was designed by the legendary architect.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 at 2:37 PM
After taking a quick rest on Governors Island, a massive floating sphere constructed from snapped umbrella frames will next set sail on one of the country's most notorious Superfund sites: The Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn.