August 2019

Articles from August 2019 Issue

Your guide to the 2019 Big Summer Home Building & Remodeling Show
The BIA-Hawaii Big Summer Home Building & Remodeling Show, August 9-11 at the Neal Blaisdell... Read more
Industry Watch: Sharing a Small Space
This summer, our family experienced a whirlwind of activities at our little house. With my family... Read more
How to Build a Better Bathroom
Washroom, water closet, lavatory — whatever you call it, it’s a room you’re sure... Read more
Free, Public 'Design Impacts Lives' Event Aims to Demystify Interior Design
Look around the space you’re in. How does it look and function, and how does it make you feel... Read more
The Only Thing Missing From This Property Was a Pool
This Lanikai property looks like it was meant to have a pool. When Patricia Melnikoff and her... Read more
Functional Furnishings to Optimize the Space in Your Home
When space is at a premium in your home, choose multifunctional furniture that’ll make the... Read more
Radar: Ottomans That Are Otto This World
From adding extra seating to serving as storage space in your living room, the possibilities are... Read more
The Little Living Spaces That Could
Real estate is a hot commodity when you live in paradise, where maximizing what you’ve got is... Read more
A Hawaii Kai Kitchen is Reconfigured for an Airy, Contemporary Feel
When Nina Bristol and her husband first walked into this two-story home along the water, they could... Read more
Sprucing up Small Spaces
All those Instagram-worthy tiny homes and micro apartments make living in a small space look lovely... Read more
5 Closet Design Tips
We’re all familiar with the chaos that is the morning. You’re ready to head out, but... Read more
Editor's Notes: August 2019
This year, I bought and moved into a one-bedroom condo that’s less than 500 square feet.... Read more