San Mateo Highlands—where longtime neighbors become friends for a lifetime

East Bay painter Fernando Reyes wows fans with his joyous abstractions

Fourteen abodes around the Bay that were actually home to Joe Eichler

Awakening whitewashed and damaged interiors with accent walls of personality

Home Improvement

Flooring: Top Floors, Best Choices
What's the best flooring for you...and for your mid-century modern home?
Ditching the Old Flame
In-the-know guide to upgrading your tired original radiant-heat boiler with today's super-efficiency performers

Neighborhoods

At Home with the Eichlers
Tracing the revealing story behind Joe and Lillian’s 50 years living in 14 different places around the Bay
Meet the Mackays
With houses designed by Anshen and Allen, Eichler rival Mackay Homes and its MCM neighborhoods are winning new fans today

Lifestyle

Return of the Butterflies
After years of hibernation following their mid-century boom, butterfly roofs are spreading their wings once again
Vinyl's Final Fling
Music lovers celebrate as old-school phonograph records continue their surprising comeback