Today's ultra-sensitive leak detection equipment and its evolving technology

After decades of obscurity, the spirited Eichlers of Concord are looking up

Exploring the hidden San Mateo cul-de-sac where architect Mogens Mogensen left a lasting mark

Northern California's Sea Ranch celebrates 50 years of Utopian dreams

Home Improvement

Décor at the Core
Accentuating what's unique about your modern home and the people living in it
Clean As Can Be
12 helpful hints to turn your home's spring-cleaning into a thorough, easy project

Neighborhoods

Cliff May's 'Hacienda Modern'
Hardly a mainstream modernist, Cliff May made rustic-looking homes as modern as they come
Eichler Subdivisions: Eichler's Early Years: 1951-'52
Award-winning experiments of design innovation—touring Eichler's early California subdivisions

Lifestyle

Paradise Found
10 ways to live it up in the exotic world of tiki California
Fielder's Choice
When San Francisco Giants great Willie Mays ran into the 'color barrier'—then turned to Eichler for a stylish new home

Historic Roots

Fielder's Choice
When San Francisco Giants great Willie Mays ran into the 'color barrier'—then turned to Eichler for a stylish new home
What's Become of the Holy Grail?
The first architect-designed Eichlers, Sunnyvale Manor Addition languishes today with no historic plaque or neighborhood connection