Floating Homes
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Floating Homes

Have you ever thought of living aboard a houseboat or a floating home? Most people like to live on solid ground, but there are possibly hundreds of thousands of people…

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Narrow Homes
Could live in a home this size

Narrow Homes

Do you think you could live in a home this size? See for yourself by viewing our collection of narrow and small homes. Click on any image to start lightbox…

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Amazing Homes and Buildings

Architectural design is limited only by the imagination. Translating that design sometimes has constraints as Jorn Utzen discovered with the Sydney Opera House. Fortunately, building technologies continue to challenge new…

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Crossway Passivhaus
Crossway Passivhaus

Crossway Passivhaus

Kent, England - Richard Hawkes Built area: 278 m2 (3,000 sq. ft.) Year built: 2009 This home was designed to embody the lowest possible level of construction energy. It has a…

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The Fab Lab House
The Fab Lab House

The Fab Lab House

Catalonia, Spain - Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) Built area:     75 m2 (810 sq. ft.) Year built:     2010 Photography:    Adrià Goula Designed and built as…

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Autarkhome – a fully sustainable houseboat
A fully self-sustaining passivehaus... that floats!

Autarkhome – a fully sustainable houseboat

Maastricht, Netherlands  -  Autarkhome and Pietet Kromwijik Year built:     2011 Internal area:     140 m2   (1,512 sq. ft.) Cost:     From €455,000 Meet the Autarkhome - the…

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The Mushroom House
The Mushroom House

The Mushroom House

New York, US - James H. Johnson Architecture Year built: 1971 When Robert and Marguerite Antell purchased a 1.2-acre vacant lot, they wanted a custom-built home that had a “natural, honest…

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