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How do you double the size of a historic Victorian while preserving its facade? “Mole-hole it,” says designer Lauren Geremia,... More»

Jay Nelson's tree house.

On weekends, you can often spot Jay Nelson tooling around town ... More»


Every morning, Airbnb's 200 local employees face the enviable option of working from one of eight exotic locales. There's a Balinese single... More»


When overhauling early 20th-century homes in San Francisco, the first steps typically involve knocking down walls, punching out skylights, and otherwise... More»


“The key word here,” says architect David Yama, “is disco.” It’s an unusual admission from a designer best known for creating... More»


With its macaron-colored single-family homes and flats, the Inner Richmond isn’t known for daring feats of architecture. Nor is it synonymous with new... More»


Kathy Sloan, a retired builder, and Mike Moser, an artist, had been living in their secluded Mill Valley home for 14 years when Grandpa prompted them to... More»


The American Craft Council’s annual show is known less for cutting-edge... More»


Tastemaker, a new San Francisco startup, brings professional interior design... More»


You don't have to be the jealous type to envy aspects of Nir Stern’s life. The thirty-something architect turned user-interface designer is a... More»


In Jerry Kuns's Noe Valley backyard, a gravel pathway leads the way to the outdoor grill. The hot tub is bordered by fragrant star jasmine bushes. and,... More»


Narrow. Crowded. Dark. When Jonathan Feldman of Feldman Architecture first saw this home—yes, this one—those were the... More»