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Party Season Homes

Boyce explains how a house can adapt for holiday entertaining. Click to read this article...

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Design Books for Holiday Giving

Four important new books about architectural creativity and home design provide a window into how architects and clients think and connect -- or not! Click to read this article...

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The Year's Top Plan Collections

Modern, Farmhouse, and Craftsman style plans are among the most popular collections on Houseplans.com. Click to read this article...

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Craftsman Style Details Then & Now

Contractor David Jackinin finds inspiration in the Craftsman style Thorsen house of 1910 in Berkeley, by Greene and Greene, which was the last landmark design by the architects of the Gamble house in Pasadena. Click to read this article...

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Home Work

The home as "incubator building," and other office ideas. Click to read this article...

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First House Lessons

Seven things that plans expert Aurora Zeledon learned from buying her first house. Click to read this article...

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Learning from Floating Homes & Houseboats

Tight quarters on houseboats ensure that every inch counts. Joyanna reports on adaptable ideas for landlubbers. Click to read this article...

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Interior Design Ideas from the Saarinen House at Cranbrook

Boyce finds interiors lessons in the Art Deco house that Eliel and Loja Saarinen designed for Cranbrook Academy of Art in the late 1920s. Click to read this article...

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Kitchen & Bath Tips from an Expert

David asks architect Maurice Levitch what he has learned from his many years of designing kitchens and baths. Click to read this article...

Category: Architecture & Design What You Need to Know Kitchen, Bath & More

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Before you build: 10 Questions

Boyce's interviews with people planning to build a new home provide key insights and advice for your own project. Click to read this article...

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