A Fine Romance: A Recycled Steel Home in Southern California

Solar power and high efficiency gadgets make this Los Angeles home an environmental heaven.

Butcher-block countertops are a cook’s dream—practical yet beautiful. Jana and Claudio have amassed an eclectic collection of pottery from their many trips to Italy. Views from the kitchen window include an ever-flowering bougainvillea bush and squirrels and birds feeding at the fence.
Photo By Claudio Santini