Swiss Modern

Articles from June 2016 Issue

Get Out!
Take your activities outside while soaking up some sun with family and friends. Great for the... Read more
Step It Up
Rugs have the power to define spaces and create a specific ambiance. Rugs with small, repeating... Read more
On Tropic
As a Navy officer, Linda Niemeyer is used to moving — three times in the past 10 years. Still... Read more
Swiss Modern
The life of this home started and stopped on the stairs. Perched on a hillside above a narrow... Read more
Working The Angles
The challenge of building a 2,000- square-foot home on a long, 2-acre parcel was quite real. The... Read more
Space Maker
Since buying her Mililani home 30 years ago, Charlene Harada slowly grew to hate her kitchen.... Read more
A Fun and Valuable Upgrade
As the hot Hawaiian days get even steamier this summer, many will be contemplating installing a new... Read more
One of our favorite Chinatown boutiques just turned five! Among the churn of the downtown... Read more
Peaches and Green
Chase and Marilyn Hamano believe in you. The mother-and-son design team is dreaming up tiny... Read more
The Water’s Fine
A backyard pool is an enviable luxury — especially as the weather begins to heat up —... Read more
Great Idea!
SlumberWorld’s new Dream Discovery system uses more than 1,600 pressure sensors to calculate... Read more
Designing Your Dream ADU
With their compact size ranging from 400 to 800 square feet, accessory dwelling units, or ADUs,... Read more
Monthly Maintenance
For most people, a home is the largest investment they’ll ever make. That’s why it... Read more
Industry Watch
The Building Industry Unites to Help Address Homelessness. It takes a village. There is... Read more
Editor's Note
“The refrigerator went out and that’s when I knew — we had to remodel the entire... Read more