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  • occidental tourist

    Ornamentation is welcomed in certain applications. This Eastlake interior door knob—a popular late 1800s design that was a fixture of the 1897 Sears catalog—proves it.

  • wowzer, houzer

    HOUZER's Novus Series offers everything plus the kitchen sink, fusing good looks with great function.

  • solid opening

    Swatt Architects: To promote "continuity from interior to exterior," Swatt specs large aluminum openings from Fleetwood, as he did on this home.

  • steel rose

    Omnia Industries' stainless steel square rose latch.

  • bright idea

    Emtek's Brighthandle stainless steel levers boast acrylic handles that illuminate when the privacy function is engaged from the inside, making them ideal for bathrooms or powder rooms.

  • upward pull

    The clean design of Du Verre's Rise cabinet hardware is decidedly modern, but its sweeping curves offer a hint of the organic.

  • doe mulling new energy star window and door criteria

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has just completed its second public comment period for the "2010 Energy Star for Windows, Doors, and Skylights Revised Draft Criteria and Report," pushing the window and door industry further toward tighter energy performance requirements for windows, doors, and...

  • JELD-WEN chooses winning student door designs

  • torqued house, los altos hills, calif.

    The site for this northern California house begins in a meadow and continues up a wooded hill. To engage both of these aspects, architect Mark L. Donohue, AIA, divided the copper mesh-covered home into three stepped pavilions that torque to take in variou

  • casas de rio grande, del norte, colo.

    Sometimes limitations can produce poetic results. Take Del Norte, Colo., affordable senior housing community Casas de Rio Grande, where Ron Faleide, AIA, used budget constraints as a framework for the building's clever floor plan.