more about: DIY

Links we love: What’s old is new again

If it’s transformation that you seek, dig into these bright, new ways of looking at your space:

10 tips to build your dream tiny house

You’ve seen them in print (in Dwell and Time); on TV (“Tiny House Hunters,” “Tiny House Nation“); and even in the movies (Small Is Beautiful, Tiny: The Movie).

4 ways to keep your soil well-hydrated during the drought

After two very dry winters and recent mandates to conserve water, many of the Bay Area gardens I’ve been in this summer are very parched.

Links we love: Kitchen klatch

Just think of these as some conversation starters for rethinking your kitchen (or just giving the space a little pick-me-up):