Home & Neighborhoods

Home & Neighborhoods

midcentury modern living room round house

Home Design: Full (Midcentury Modern) Circle

Sponsored by: In 1970, as the Colorado Springs housing market was becoming saturated with ranch-style and split-level suburban homes, one local architect was using the...

A Cozy Collaboration

Sponsored by: Lee and Tamzen Fleming’s 10,000-square-foot house could easily be described as a sprawling estate or outstanding manor. And yet the home owners and...
outdoor living space kitchen and deck

Take It Outside: Best Backyard Design Features

Sponsored by: Summer screams for hot-tubbing, barbecuing, entertaining and stargazing in the backyard. With the natural beauty of the local landscape and the moderate climate,...
Garth Hystad on set of Mega Decks tv show

Mega Decks Star Garth Hystad: From Brokenness to Beauty

Sponsored by: Garth Hystad is passionate about the outdoors—and crafting true outdoor living spaces. His Colorado Springs deck and landscaping firm Mosaic Outdoor Living and...
Urban community garden

How Does Your Pikes Peak Garden Grow?

Sponsored by: A New York transplant to Colorado Springs, I was a bit naive about local gardening. Let’s just say my early forays into deck...
urban living

Urban Living on the Rise

Sponsored by: Ten years ago, I sold my house near the Powers corridor and traded shopping at big box supercenters, noshing at Texas Roadhouse and...

At the Heart of Monument

Sponsored by: Eats and Drinks 1. Pikes Peak Brewing Company One of the region’s leaders, well worth the drive to the foot of Monument Hill for whatever...
"The Farm." The reboot house.

Home Again — For the First Time

Sponsored by: We thought about buying a zoo. Our second option was to live in a tour bus. Our life was in need of a...
josh mabe, wood master of twenty1five

Josh Mabe Is the Wood Whisperer

Sponsored by: One weekend in 2014, Michael Alexander turned down tickets to a Broncos game—in New York, via private jet—to look at dining tables in...
Illustration map of Old Colorado City

A Stroll Through Old Colorado City

Sponsored by: Once the original capital of the Colorado Territory, now it’s a local biz hub. Old Colorado City thrives on an eclectic mix of...