toolkit - preservation resources


Arts and Crafts Homes magazine

Website published periodically
Print version published quarterly/seasonally
Site accessed 09.25.2018

Includes products, services and vendors, case studies, and online articles for houses from the Arts and Crafts movement and its many off shoots. Also has a section for tours. Many of the descriptions of house styles include details of restoration projects that current homeowners have undertaken. Back Issues of the print magazine are online here as well. Could be helpful as a precursor to Modernism and establishing some context, plus practical information.

Online magazine format; print magazine format.

Old House magazine

Website updated periodically
Print version published 8 issues/year
Accessed 09.25.2018

Comprehensive online version of Old House Journal with Products and Services, repair and How To guides, informative articles and an extensive book list specifically for residential modernism references. Sound advice without being overly technical. The print version is published 8 times a year.

Online magazine; print version available.

Atomic Ranch magazine

Website updated periodically
Print magazine published quarterly
Accessed 09.26.2018.

Online accompaniment to the print magazine with case studies, preservation articles, vendors and services for homeowners. The ‘Preservation Corner’ and ‘Resources’ sections could be helpful for homeowners.

Online magazine; print version available.

CA-Modern Magazine

Print version published 4 issues /year
Accessed 06.07.2020

CA-Modern magazine is the full-color quarterly publication of the Eichler Network — mailed in January, April, July, and October. Its content is aimed at mid-century modern homeowners and enthusiasts, with an emphasis on Eichler, Streng, and other mid-century modern homes and communities throughout California. It also focuses on home maintenance features, solutions, and furnishings for modern homes; profiles on special California neighborhoods; mid-century arts and lifestyle; and much more.

Published by the Eichler Network.
Online magazine format; print magazine format.