Sustainable Architecture
Part of the Series: Homes by Design - 2007

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Part of the Series: Homes by Design - 2004
The romantic notion of building a home in the mountains has been a dream for many for centuries. #1. Architect Arturo Montorsi renovated a centuries-old building near Turin in the Italian Alps. #2. Harold Robertson's unique Rocky Mountain home in Whistler, B.C. is supported by railway trestles. #3. An award-winning…
An Ocean View
Part of the Series: Homes by Design - 2004
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Country Inns
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    Part of the Series: Homes by Design - 2007
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    An inspired look at the Arts and Crafts and Art Nouveau movements. #1. Architect Steve Carruther's historic renovation in Calgary, Alberta. #2. An original Arts & Crafts home from Hampstead, England. #3. Paterson House is one of Ottawa's finest old homes. #4. Artist Paul Cauchie's home in Brussels, Belgium.
    Away From The City
    Part of the Series: Homes by Design - 2004
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    Building On Islands
    Part of the Series: Homes by Design - 2004
    Homes on islands give the owner ultimate privacy, but are often a logistical challenge to build. #1. Hamilton Southam's beautiful Victorian cottage on the Big Rideau near Ottawa. #2. The beautiful Spanish residence of architect Juan Tix on Mallorca, in the Mediterranean Sea. #3. An island home in British Columbia…
    Condo Living
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