Young, enthusiastic newcomers get inspired at Morepark

Why Eichler's original mahogany paneling is fading out of sight

Legendary builder Earl 'Flat Top' Smith and his Bay Area legacy

Time to get to know the best roofing systems for your Eichler

Home Improvement

Ditching the Old Flame
In-the-know guide to upgrading your tired original radiant-heat boiler with today's super-efficiency performers
Winning Kitchens: Finalists
Get inspired by our top-10 kitchen contest finalists—creative, functional and oh-so-modern


The Eichlers of Balboa Highlands - Granada Hills
Lights, cameras, and actions point these Eichlers to a distinguished future as a 'historic' neighborhood
City on a Hill
Joe Eichler’s tower and co-op at San Francisco’s Laguna Heights are holding up well 50 years after their debut as model neighborhoods


Fielder's Choice
When San Francisco Giants great Willie Mays ran into the 'color barrier'—then turned to Eichler for a stylish new home
Hit the Road
Hot-spot stops for time travelers on a California road-trip getaway