Create a destination fire pit and enjoy the flickering flames as cool nights set it.
Easy ideas for creating an oasis of style and calm.
An increasing number of parents carry their children, rather than put them in strollers. But the doctor who popularized the parenting method is under siege.
Baggu opens, Crossroads seeks plus sizes, and Viscera workshops.
Design firm Because We Can designs the latest space for The Port Workspaces with eye-popping color, clever construction, and funky functionality.
Interior designers Angelisse Karol and Laura Martin Bovard say beige is passé, warm whites are just right, and the grays are here to stay. Add bold splashes of a color in rich, deep shades for a fresh new look.
What’s good for au courant restaurant decor may be finding a way into residential homes.
The digital age has ushered in instant sharing of almost every image imaginable. Within seconds, images of you—including the good, the bad, and sometimes, the ugly—can be viewed by hundreds, even thousands of people. If you find yourself shuddering more than smiling at pictures of yourself, take the time to see how you can look your best before your next snapshot.
As we roll into summer here in the East Bay, one thing is certain: We’ll all be spending lots of time outdoors. That makes this the perfect time to update your home’s exterior. No need to undertake a major renovation, though. Just concentrate your efforts on the entrance. A few quick changes there are enough to make the whole place feel refreshed.
Anytime a blog post or news story appears that cites the skyrocketing cost of Bay Area real estate, some readers in the online comments section point to signs of a housing bubble such as the one that burst in late 2008. What are the chances that the current run-up in prices will end in another crash, sending prices in many parts of the Bay Area plummeting, with some values in outlying areas dropping by one-half or more?