Their modern designs for an Eichler competitor unlock the mystery at Sunnyvale's Gavello Glen

How Sunset magazine won over everyday Californians at the mid-century

Can MCM homes rebuilt today retain their original flair?

One dozen choice cabinet lines are a match for mid-century modern kitchens today

On the Homefront

Determined Do-It-Yourselfers
East Bay couple's dreams come true with a fixer-upper they call 'Destination Eichler'
Want Cabinetry with Style?
Design pro takes insider’s look at 12 choice kitchen brands featured in new CA-Modern

Home Improvement

Choice Window Treatments: Curtain Call for Comfort
Reducing exposure to unwanted glare, heat and the eyes of the world
Gear up
Bringing together your home office with ten choice, new products

Neighborhoods

The 'Life' House
Eichler meets revered architect Pietro Belluschi—and builds a multi-level showpiece for Life magazine
Research Trumps Rumor
Why it matters that Steve Jobs' 'likeler' is no Eichler

Lifestyle

Grudge City
Northern versus Southern California—an age-old tug-of-war tradition that evokes the Hatfields and McCoys
Laughing Stock of the Mid-Century
Crazy, cutting-edge comedians who made America a safer place to improvise, analyze and criticize