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

Eichler Beam Restoration
Tips to care for the Eichler home's 'bones'—they add more than just structure to the house
Thermador Ovens and Cooktops
Saluting Thermador: As the oven-cooktop king turns 50, we return to the roots of Eichler home cooking

Neighborhoods

The Streng 'Atrium'
Transforming Eichler's atrium vision into 'Streng magic' under the hot Sacramento sun
The Eichlers of Lucas Valley - San Rafael
In a majestic setting, this Marin community watches over their Eichler homes, hills, and the good life

Lifestyle

Modern Pets: Wild at Heart
Doggone right—glass houses make happier homes for the pets we love and pamper
'Smart Homes' for the Average Joe
Home automation used to be for the wealthy—but not anymore