Features

Prefabulous or Fad?
Designers and builders of prefabricated homes go modern and green—but what lies ahead?
Historic Quest: Exploding the Myths of Historic District Designation
What it means to be listed in the National Register of Historic Places
Historic Quest: Eichlers in the National Register
At last—Eichlers get their place in history, reach the National Register of Historic Places
Historic Life Lines: Preservation Organizations
Resources for historic preservation
Eichler Windows and Doors
Windows, windows everywhere: the pride and peril of life in a house with all that glass
Eichler Exterior Siding
Sound advice and vigilant maintenance lead to protection and lasting exterior beauty
Eichler Interior Paneling
Thinking through a home re-panel project—maintaining the look for a few dollars a sheet
Eichler Roofing
In search of the perfect roofing system—no single 'right' answer for everyone
Six Myths of Eichler Radiant Heating
Six myths tied to your radiant heat system: surviving winter by warming up to reality
Eichler Air Conditioning
The cool concept behind mini-split HVAC—a quiet, compact, energy-efficient option
Eichler Radiant Heating
Common questions and vital answers for keeping your home's radiant heat healthy
Eichler Electrical
Special problems and challenges tied to quirky Eichlers and today's electrical needs
Eichler Electrical Conduits
Buried trouble and challenges: subsurface Eichler atrium conduit dies a lingering death
Eichler Pest Control
Understanding visiting termites and ants and a variety of treatment methods for eradication
Eichler Lighting
Beyond the usual Eichler challenges, there are viable options to improve interior lighting
Modern Landscaping
Japanese-Asian verve: modern landscapes come alive behind three basic design principles
Kitchen Remodeling
Old kitchens, new looks—getting started with a strategy plan for kitchen renewal
Condensation and Mold
As humidity levels rise, water problems occur—here are some causes and remedies for them
Eichler Beam Restoration
Tips to care for the Eichler home's 'bones'—they add more than just structure to the house
Eichler Cork Flooring
Eichler's original flooring choice continues to offer luxury, warmth, impeccable heritage