Curving streets, lagoons…plus more than 200 original Eichler homes

Tracing the mid-century modern revival’s 25-year rise

How smart home improvement lifts up your home enjoyment

Mid-century architects who gave Northern California its characteristic look and meaning

Home Improvement

Eichler Whole-House Insulation
For your roof, glass, and walls, the key to lasting satisfaction is to boost the R-value
Eichler Electrical Conduits
Buried trouble and challenges: subsurface Eichler atrium conduit dies a lingering death

Neighborhoods

Green Fairway Estates - Palm Springs
An exotic, quirky hideaway, this Palm Springs tract recently rediscovered its Alexander roots
The Eichlers of Rancho San Miguel - Walnut Creek
This special East Bay Eichler neighborhood celebrates its 50th anniversary and eyes historic designation

Lifestyle

It Came from Outer Space
Fear and loathing and saucers from Mars: sci-fi at the movies in mid-century America
Taking the Plunge
Original art makes the house look great—but it’s oh so easy to get hooked along the way