Parents and a brother lure a sister and her daughter to Marin.
Home & Garden
A garden that’s nice to our surroundings.
A Novato home that needs just about everything replaced is worth the effort in the end.
How to avoid common gardening mistakes.
A move away from the city presents an opportunity to build a home that interacts with nature and allow for light-filled home design.
These guidelines are helpful and ensure a productive, healthy garden oasis.
When it was time to buy her own home, this San Franciscan made the jump to Marin.
If you’ve dreamed of owning a second home, we vetted four options to consider.
Even a tiny garden can help combat climate change.
Garden schemes that will help you get the most out of your backyard.
Of the 40 people selected to take part in this year’s San Francisco Decorator Showcase, Marin is turning out in a big way, with six participants hailing from the county.
A family comes out of the hills to be able to stroll to shops and be near school.
Sometimes, bigger than expected leads to better
This playful Tiburon house that flows down a hill as easily as it renews old associations.
The owner of Fairfax Backyard Farmer gives advice on backyard farming.
After looking in the East Bay, a San Francisco couple finds a Marin town house is the unlikely perfect home.
Moving to a new neighborhood is easier for a family when they can shape the house while it’s going up.
An expansion buys space for a new master bedroom and plenty of elbow room to work from home.
Composting food and waste helps farmers and the environment.
A family leaves the hills behind for a more level Larkspur house, an easy stroll to town.
When it’s time to entertain, nothing makes a bigger impression than a carefully appointed table.
How to transform a sloping yard into a striking garden.
An update on migrating monarchs.
Here's advice for avoiding nonnatives and getting rid of the ones you find.
After owners made the back of the house the front and changed the address, this Mill Valley home is now in the perfect spot.
A 1945 vacation home in Tiburon gets a complete update that adds sophistication while keeping things relaxed.
The story of a do-it-yourself Frank Lloyd Wright house (and doghouse) in Marin.
For many, the master bathroom is the place where the craziness of life is bookended with moments of calm and rejuvenation. Whether it’s preparing for the day with all essentials in reach and plentiful lighting bathing the room, or winding…
Buying and renovating a bungalow amid family drama with a new baby on the way.
Edible gardening is easier than you think.