Do it yourself, or turn to professionals for customizing.
They define a palatial an Alameda Gold Coast home down to its pool house.
Life beyond Oakland, Berkeley, and Alameda.
If a total redo is out, try freshening up your kitchen with new cabinet facing, paint, or a bright backsplash.
Exuberance leads to overpruning and removal of a daphne destined for replacement.
A traditional home in Elmwood reflects its period appeal.
Microclimates can make—or break—a great tomato.
Words of advice on planting bulbs.
Updating the deck is never a bad idea.
The watershed approach to landscaping maintains precious rainwater.