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Mon, Jun 17, 2013 11:31 AM
There's more than one way to get into that jar of pickle goodness.
Based in the wilds of western Maryland, bespoke tiny home specialist Hobbitat creates stunning, small-sized dwellings using primarily reclaimed and recycled materials.
Sure, Tetris is totally awesome at keeping idle hands and brains preoccupied. But who knew that the Moscow-borne video puzzle could inspire a micro housing concept?
We've got lamps and lights and a few surprises in between. (Come on, you know you want to get in on the fun.)
If you can't bear to toss the colorful tubes in the trash, we've got some ideas. (They work for clear and white straws too, of course.)
Video: Architects claim they'll soon be able to build a whole house using a 3D printer. The technology is still relatively new, but it's already being used in the medical world and in the arts.
Repair the Rockaways is a Farmville-inspired digital fundraising platform where 'players' help to repair Superstorm Sandy-damaged homes by purchasing virtual bricks, no apple harvesting required.
Architects came up with a design for so-called modular buildings, which are structures that are put together from prefabricated sections.
Here's how to keep your young plants from succumbing to this common disease.
A smart roof and radiant floors are just some of the ways you can renovate your home and reap the benefits of energy savings.
From authoritative volumes on the passive house movement to do-it-yourself shed building guides, there's no shortage of green home-centric books to spend a little QT with this summer.
This Memorial Day weekend: Model homes have a moment (thanks, Netflix!), Portland maintains its status as the nation's largest fluoride-free city and the future of multifamily prefab looks promising.
Celebrating 10 years in business, MIO breaks out a fresh slew of 'green desire'-sparking products including customizable stools and lampshades that can be arranged in over 36 configurations.
Create a habitat that appeals to spiders and they will protect your flowers and vegetables from pests that feed on plants.
To gas or not to gas? The Home Depot tackles everything you always wanted to know about the different types of energy-saving water heaters (but were afraid to ask).
Keeping detailed notes about what and where you plant is worth the effort.
Eco-living expert blogs about best ways to go green at home.