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    Beautifully scaled interiors are a highlight of this rural Maryland home.

  • An Easier Way to Design Floating Stairs

    Jonathan Feldman knows the trick for saving 75 percent on the architectural detail.

  • Roof Raising Done Right

    An expanded 1908 builder's cottage plays nice with the neighbors, thanks to a third-floor addition that was deftly done, in spite of numerous constraints.

  • The YAF Turns 20

    For two decades, the Young Architects Forum has helped emerging designers network and grow professionally.

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    David Baker + Partners brings transparency and light to a low-income project.

  • Bal House, Menlo Park, Calif.

    A sensitive renovation interweaves the original house and its new additions.

  • House for locavore farmers, geyserville, calif.

    A Northern California remodel maximizes both sight lines and views.

  • Water-Treatment Plants

    Wastewater-treatment plants used to be dirty buildings. Today, architects are cleaning them up.

  • Exhibit: 'The Utopian Impulse'

    A new San Francisco exhibit showcases Buckminster Fuller's projects as well as Bay Area projects inspired by him. Through July 29.

  • Profile: Turnbull Griffin Haesloop

    The title of residential architect’s July 2003 cover story on Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects, “Light on the Land,” alluded to the site-sensitive nature of the Northern California firm’s work. Nine years later, it seems even more appropriate, as the firm has delved deeper into the realm of...