• How to Stop Fighting About Household Chores (11 photos)
    Opposites attract, but that doesn’t always make life easy. If one of you is a neat freak and the other, well, less so, resentment can soon start to simmer. Before you know it, the wet towel on the bed, those discarded socks next to the laundry hamper or that ever-present clutter by the front door can...
  • RIKR is a recycled plastic backpack that can withstand Arctic conditions
    British start-up Groundtruth has used 120 plastic bottles to create one of its RIKR backpacks, which is designed to survive in harsh conditions like saltwater, blizzards and penguin poo. Read more
  • Berlin’s long-delayed airport is finally opening
    Ground was broken on Berlin Brandenburg Airport (ber) in 2006. It was supposed to take five years to build. After a second failed opening, in June 2012...
  • Green-painted sunroom with cathedral views features in renovated Toronto apartment
    Canadian studio Odami has redesigned a 1980s apartment in Toronto with bold and rich features like dark quartzite, walnut and green walls. Read more
  • Yard of the Week: Orchard and Plantings Bring a Garden to Life (13 photos)
    Partway through a home restoration, the owner of this property at the foot of the Hollywood Hills turned her attention to the outdoors, hiring landscape designer Akiko Komori of Yard Maven to help transform her backyard. “The homeowner envisioned a peaceful respite filled with lush greenery where she...
  • How to Clean Your Windows and Keep Them Streak-Free (8 photos)
    Have you ever sat in your favorite chair and looked out the window, only to see streaks and smears? Or looked out the kitchen window, only to see a community of spiders and bugs all over your screens? Windows can be a challenge to clean. But here are nine tips, trick and tools to help you clean your...
  • Fei Architects designs apartment block that frames residents' daily lives in Guang...
    The Borderless Community of Zi Ni Twelve Portals is a housing project in Guangzhou, China, designed by Fei Architects to show off its occupants. Read more
  • This week we announced the winners of the Dezeen Awards public vote
    This week on Dezeen, we announced the winners of the Dezeen Awards public vote and Italian furniture designer Enzo Mari passed away. Read more
  • Málaga no sabe qué hacer con su historia
    Los trabajos previos para la construcción de un equipamiento cultural en la Plaza de la Merced se han topado con restos arqueológicos de época romana, nazarí y cristiana...