June 8, 2017, 7:47 a.m. by Matt Hickman
It's the visionary architect's 150th birthday, so get planning.
Meet the winners of the Little Free Library Design Competition
February 16, 2017, 3:05 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Neighborhood micro-libraries take the shape of owls, trees and wheels of cheese.
Cardborigami: Providing shelter, restoring dignity with cardboard
February 6, 2017, 3:19 p.m. by Matt Hickman
From Skid Row to Nepal, Cardborigami's clever folding shelters offer the displaced a surprisingly sturdy alternative to tents.
IKEA's flat-pack refugee shelter wins coveted design award
February 3, 2017, 1:43 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Design Museum's recognition of Better Shelter couldn't come at a more appropriate time.
IKEA launches 'gender neutral, activity neutral' city bike
January 26, 2017, 3:14 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The SLADDA bike's optional trailer is perfect for small-sized IKEA hauls.
Baugruppen: It's a cooperative living concept, and it's perfect for boomers
January 25, 2017, 2:07 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
This German concept of cooperative living could be a great alternative to the retirement community.
Mom and kids with no skills built this house from video tutorials
January 13, 2017, 11:13 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
They proved to themselves that a determined family can accomplish anything.
Where to find old doors and windows for a decorating project
5 ways you can reduce light pollution
Should I buy a house that has lead-based paint?
Tiny house, tiny footprint: Recycled materials boost the appeal
How to build an igloo
These creative, whimsical birdhouses will make you wish you were a bird