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

This Kitchen Does It All
CA-Modern 'Best Kitchen Remodel Contest' winners the Cissons continue to be inspired by an inventive design
Power Up
As your home's electrical demands climb, its aging original system edges deeper into the danger zone


Home of the Friendly Bargain
After decades of obscurity, the spirited Eichlers of Concord are looking up—in the face of Mount Diablo's looming peaks
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


Sounding the Depths
Breaking through in the mid-century and pioneered by modern designer Harry Bertoia, the way-out world of sound sculpture and sound art is booming today
Adventure on Wheels
With imaginations running wild, designers of the mid-century wowed America with sleek, ultramodern 'dream cars' slathered with chrome and fins