How a decluttered home improves mood and well-being

Anshen and Allen's modern Mackays have fans of their own

From Sea Ranch to Palm Springs—on a getaway road trip

How the simple art of collage speaks forcefully to people today

Home Improvement

Choosing the Right Contractor
Advice from a practicing contractor: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of grass cloth
Ditching the Old Flame
In-the-know guide to upgrading your tired original radiant-heat boiler with today's super-efficiency performers

Neighborhoods

Outrageous in Pink
An Alexander Tract Home Transformed -- Jamie Kabler's Titillating Leisureland is Palm Springs' Party Central
Two with a View
Often misunderstood, Eichler’s original two-story homes are a rare breed that startle some, but surely please their owners

Lifestyle

Shake, Rattle...and Retrofit
Protecting your home and family against the next major earthquake
Mid-Century Jazz: Listen to the Cool
Uprising at the dawn of mid-century modern—California's 'cool school' of West Coast jazz