Caressed by hills and the ocean breeze, little-known Niguel West glories in its modern roots

Profiling NorCal modern artist Mary Fuller McChesney and her remarkable sculpture park

Illuminating the hypnotic radiance of California’s street sign survivors

Steppin’ out in retro style with livers and lovers of mid-century modern

On the Homefront

A Steal or Just Plain Steel?
Designed and expanded by Donald Wexler— his former Palm Springs home has no offers
Rarest Fix-It Man of Them All
In-demand sliding-glass door repair outfit encourages owners to "save your sliders"

Home Improvement

Bathrooms on the Rebound
Giving life back to the mid-century modern bath -- remodeled projects, new products and tips
Eichler House Numbers
Essential tips and a homegrown method for restoring an important detail to your exterior


Kaufmann House
By saving Neutra's Kaufmann house, its owners helped to spur Palm Springs' modern revival
Two with a View
Often misunderstood, Eichler’s original two-story homes are a rare breed that startle some, but surely please their owners


Choice Window Treatments: Curtain Call for Comfort
Reducing exposure to unwanted glare, heat and the eyes of the world
Spurred on by passion, charity and even profit, ambitious organizers and proud homeowners welcome in throngs on tours of their modern homes