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A Case for Compact Duct Layouts

Energy and building codes now require a high level of insulation, high-performance glazing, and better air sealing—compact duct layouts may help


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Guest Column: Blurred Lines

Using floor-to-ceiling sliding or folding glass doors is an effective means of enhancing the connection between interior spaces and the outdoors.



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Design Spotlight: Outdoor Kitchens by 9th Avenue Designs, Cleveland

Pat Beam of 9th Avenue Designs designs outdoor kitchens pere whether clients want a functional  workspace for barbecue or a party space

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Lavatory faucet

Union is an industrial-inspired bath fittings collection from the UK-based brand Crosswater London

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Luxe Vanity

Offered in a single- or double-basin configuration

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Inspired Design

Inspiration can come from a variety of sources, but the net result is always a better house, says guest columnist and BSB Design architect Ed Binkley

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Louis Poulsen Pendant Light

Designed in 1958 by Poul Henningsen, this special-edition PH Artichoke pendant is being relaunched in its original materials and finishes. The…

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Design Spotlight: Outdoor Kitchens From Chicago Roof Decks + Gardens

   VANESSA SLIVINSKI AND JAKE GAZLAY, CHICAGO ROOF DECKS + GARDENS , CHICAGO These three roof-deck projects make the most of their elevated…

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The Secret to Successful Showpiece Kitchens

Two custom builders and a designer share their secrets for protecting profit margins when creating luxury kitchens

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Liquid Reserves: A San Francisco Home Focuses on Water Conservation

Located near the crest of San Francisco’s exclusive Russian Hill neighborhood, the 9,500-square-foot, five-bedroom house has plenty of luxury…

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Design Spotlight: Outbuildings by LDa Architecture & Interiors

Tudor-style home with central stone fireplace in the pool house

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Design Details: Float On

Hidden tension rods float this terrazzo staircase

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