Are hedges better at fighting urban air pollution than trees?
May 24, 2017, 10 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A new study from the U.K. praises the pollutant-absorbing qualities of the humble hedge.
Architects recognize Virginia's Brock Center for outstanding environmental performance
May 15, 2017, 1:29 p.m. by Ken Edelstein
Building's 'regenerative' design key to net zero energy and waste.
Houston named best U.S. city to observe World Naked Gardening Day
May 5, 2017, 3 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Don't be too shocked if you spot a neighbor pruning their azaleas sans pants this weekend.
Japanese retailer Muji is selling teeny-tiny vacation huts
April 27, 2017, 2:42 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It's a handsome, pared-down design, but where are the wheels?
Are boomers going to age in place or be stuck in place?
April 25, 2017, 6:45 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Millennials may not be buying what the boomers are selling.
Rick Steves donates transitional housing complex to YWCA
April 20, 2017, 10:56 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The mild-mannered European travel guru never fails to surprise.
11 wanderlust-inducing works of mobile architecture
April 17, 2017, 1 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With summer around the corner, it's never too early to start thinking about floating cabins and trampoline tents.