Tranquil South Bay Eichler cul-de-sac with rural feeling

Mid-century ad man’s ‘greatest modern homes the world has never seen’

California’s Title 24 building code keeps gnawing away at Eichler home integrity

Staving off threatening neighborhood changes before the wakeup call hits home

Home Improvement

Eichler Electrical
Special problems and challenges tied to quirky Eichlers and today's electrical needs
'Smart Homes' for the Average Joe
Home automation used to be for the wealthy—but not anymore

Neighborhoods

CollectorMANIA
How the thrill of the hunt for mid-century paraphernalia moves collectors to put a personal stamp on their homes
Lauan's Lost Love
Eichler Homes' original walls of mahogany paneling—once glowing in every home—are hopelessly fading out of sight

Lifestyle

Silly in Pink
Love ‘em or loathe ‘em, the pink flamingo lawn ornament has brought joy to millions ever since the first flock arrived in the 1950s
That Magic Glow
Once loved, then reviled, the world of neon art is back in lights—from Los Angeles to San Francisco