If it is local and useful, it is on en-us <![CDATA[Keeping the home fires burning]]> Bay Area temperatures dipped below freezing on New Year's Day and remained frigid during the first week of the year, which allowed fireplaces to take up their original mantle of turning refrigerated homes into warm sanctuaries.]]> <![CDATA[RECENT HOME SALES - Jan. 28]]> ]]> <![CDATA[RECENT HOME SALES - Jan. 21]]> ]]> <![CDATA[Rain, rain, don't go away]]> During heavy storms urban residents work to expel excess rainwater away from their properties and into the gutters.]]> <![CDATA[RECENT HOME SALES - Jan. 14]]> ]]> <![CDATA[Crescent Park]]> Crescent Park is renowned for elegant homes on spacious, verdant lots and wide streets that are canopied by grand trees.]]> <![CDATA[Winter 2015 Home & Garden Design]]> This edition of Home & Garden Design features a complete reconfiguring of a Sharon Heights home, as well as landscaping that now reveals a view; transforming a mini-spa into a more utilitarian bathroom; and creating an elegant master suite.]]>