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

Hot Trends in Home Theater
New technology and pricing make the ultimate media room an inviting proposition
Beefing Up Home Security
With residential break-ins on the rise, here are today’s most effective ways to keep burglars away from your door

Neighborhoods

Playing With Space
Over a 60-year career, architect Ray Kappe used custom homes to pioneer techniques for mass housing
The Magnificent Moderniques of Mar Vista - Los Angeles
Historic, well-preserved, and family friendly, modern master Gregory Ain's 52-home Mar Vista Tract is a place like no other

Lifestyle

Mid-Century Breakthrough: "Third Stream" Music
When a meeting of classical and jazz in the 1950s sparked controversy and an era of new exploration
The Eichler Experience
What's the psychology behind the Eichler lifestyle? Here's a look at the intimate dance of house and home