HGTV Dream Home 2014: Building for Extreme Environmental Conditions

The high-altitude, pine-forest setting of HGTV Dream Home 2014 offers all sorts of thrilling outdoor recreation, from skiing to mountain biking. It also presented some significant construction challenges for the HGTV design and build team.

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Don’t let HGTV Dream Home’s serene and understated architectural design fool you. This house, which has...

HGTV Dream Home 2014: New Mountain Architecture HGTV Dream Home 2014: New Mountain Architecture (5 photos)

Taking inspiration from the first lodge-style cottages to appear in the Lake Tahoe area, the 2014 home makes the most of views...

HGTV Dream Home 2014: Indoor-Outdoor Living HGTV Dream Home 2014: Indoor-Outdoor Living

This year's home is designed to focus attention on outdoor spaces and breathtaking views of the Martis Valley, a rural,...

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