Out of the Box: A Space-Saving Prairie Home

A Wisconsin architect uses Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired design concepts to create an open, free-flowing and space-saving prairie home.

Placing the fireplace in the center of the great room improves efficiency because heat can radiate around it rather than being drawn to a cold wall. "People put them on outside walls because they can get in the way of the space. But that's where a good design comes in," Cornette says.
Photo By Mark Sokolowski