San Mateo Highlands—where longtime neighbors become friends for a lifetime

East Bay painter Fernando Reyes wows fans with his joyous abstractions

Fourteen abodes around the Bay that were actually home to Joe Eichler

Awakening whitewashed and damaged interiors with accent walls of personality

Home Improvement

Plan for Remodeling Design
Design-planning do's and don'ts: at the crossroads of home improvement fulfillment
Great Garden Walls
Fencing that extends your home's clean lines and rigorous geometries into the wide-open outdoors

Neighborhoods

Bill Krisel Interview
Architect Bill Krisel talks about the Alexanders of Palm Springs and building San Fernando Valley
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

Lifestyle

Wall Art: The House Awakens
Taking on the challenge of dressing your modern home with 'Eichleresque' art
Wexler's Palm Springs Steel
Dreaming in steel: Palm Springs' tiny enclave of seven modern steel homes is a desert landmark.