Design

After an earthquake severely damaged their house in 2014, a couple in Napa, Calif., spent $350,000 to construct a new home. The upgrade features flexible pipes and an up-to-code electrical system, and the…

Later this month, Toll Brothers will launch its T Select product line. The houses will have the same style as more higher-end homes but with fewer structural options, making them faster to builder and…

More than 80 million smart home devices were delivered last year, a 64 percent increase from the previous year. Even with the rapid growth, 2017 is expected to be even better for new home tech.

To appeal to residents who want a healthier life, condo and apartment buildings are being designed to obtain WELL Certification or Active Design Verified status.

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Instead of setting aside space for a home office, a builder in Dallas designed his home to have a contemporary study room for the kids. It features four desktop computers, a Wi-Fi booster, plenty of…

There’s a chance that the home of choice for Mongolian nomads could disrupt the U.S. housing market in 2017.

Realtor.com listed seven innovative housing trends and shined…

This year was big for connected home systems such as Amazon Echo and Google Home, but 2017 is expected to be even stronger. Those products, plus Microsoft’s Cortana, are being integrated into more alarm…

This year, bar carts were in. Next year, homeowners will want more permanent bars, with built-in shelving and seating areas, to serve as the focal point in their homes.

Through a survey of…

As Proud Green Home explains, most homebuyers don’t need a LEED-certified home. They just want a high-performance house with energy and water-efficient features.

The site…

The U.S. is suffering from poor mental and physical health. Estimates say that one-third of adults are obese, and that only 17 percent of adults are in a state of optimal mental health.

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