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5 Easy Pieces of Universal Design
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5 Easy Pieces of Universal Design

Trey Lewis, president of the Home Builders Association of Middle Tennessee, takes... Read more

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Cheating Hearts: 10 Cities With the Most Adultery Cheating Hearts: 10 Cities With the Most Adultery

24/7 Wall St.'s Thomas C. Frohlich uses the Supreme Court's recent ruling on marriage to take a sardonic look at the other side of fidelity--and the cities that contain the most wandering eyes. Read more

Innovative Home Adapts to Owners’ Needs
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Innovative Home Adapts to Owners’ Needs

The New Economy Home emerged as a solution to the financial strains of the... Read more

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The Internet vs. the Great California Drought The Internet vs. the Great California Drought

Tech startups are helping to bring "water intelligence" to the California drought says Forbes staff writer Aaron Tilley, thanks to the Internet of Things. Read more

Homes Built for Oddly Shaped Lots
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Homes Built for Oddly Shaped Lots

The Wall Street Journal breaks down the advantages and techniques of designing... Read more

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Urban Farmer Plows a Rooftop for Revitalization in St. Louis Urban Farmer Plows a Rooftop for Revitalization in St. Louis

New York Times staffer Joe Gose examines a recent venture by architect and Urban Harvest STL co-founder, Mary Ostafi, that has repurposed a concrete, urban rooftop as sprawling, organic vegetable gardens, aka, a "food roof." Read more

Builder Proves Bamboo's Worth with Unique Homes
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Builder Proves Bamboo's Worth with Unique Homes

Builders traditionally stay away from bamboo as a building material because it can... Read more

The United Estates of America: Homes of the Founding Fathers
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The United Estates of America: Homes of the Founding Fathers

From George Washington’s McMansion to the bones in Ben Franklin’s basement, the... Read more

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Brew Crew: The Top States for Beer Consumption Brew Crew: The Top States for Beer Consumption

24/7 Wall St.'s Thomas Frohlich looks into a recent brewing industry study that breaks down the nation's beer consumption state-by-state, to find out which enjoy a good brew (and hard cider) the most. Read more

Brick Distinction: Modern Floor Plans with Stunning Brick Exteriors
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Brick Distinction: Modern Floor Plans with Stunning Brick Exteriors

Building in an area that favors brick? Here are the newest eye-catching house... Read more

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