Now Playing

11/15/2016

  Ching-Yee Hu and Gary Orenstein spent eight years living with their two young daughters in what they darkly called their... More»

10/18/2016

  Longtime Noe Valley dwellers Steve Rappaport and Christy Keoshian had had it. After years of sharing a bathroom with their... More»

10/5/2016

  Growing up in Virginia, interior designer Ken Fulk fancied himself “a sort of colonial Great Gatsby.” Now he’s the... More»

10/4/2016

  From a distance, the single-story structure in Stefanie Felser’s yard appears straightforward: cedar siding topped by... More»

9/28/2016

  Skinny-dippers, spiritual seekers, swingers, philosophers: For over 50 years they’ve converged at Esalen, the redwood-... More»

9/7/2016

  Interior designer Nicole Hollis is known for creating spaces that conjure a sense of place: a wine country bathroom swathed... More»

7/27/2016

  As any San Franciscan who has spent an evening—or many—circling the block knows, looking for street parking is... More»

7/13/2016

  How can you make 8,000 square feet of raw steel, black concrete, unfinished brass, and exposed pipes feel homey? Well, you... More»

7/12/2016

  An office with a steel wall, antler-crowned seating, and artfully violent curtains. A puzzle-like annex of seamless doors... More»

7/7/2016

  Deciding which direction to face a brand-new home in an awe-inspiring landscape may sound like a welcome quandary for any... More»

4/6/2016

  “How much wood is too much wood?” asks architect Jonathan Feldman. In modern design, that’s a careful... More»

4/5/2016

  “I am not a ‘car person,’” admits Lauren Geremia. At the outset, an auto insurance company wouldn... More»