‘This is the worst place I’ve ever been’: How a new home in San Francisco is turning into a ghost town

The new home I bought in San Franciscos historic Mission district is the perfect setting for a ghost story.It has a gorgeous view and the most beautiful home I've had in years.I even found a new pet!And then the story ends.It's been four years since I moved into my new home.I was looking forward to the spring and summer, enjoying the warm, sunny air and sunshine.But then the weather turned cold...

How to choose an interior architecture photographer

When you're considering an interior design photographer, you should consider a number of factors: location, location location availability, and price."You can't just go to any place and buy an image," said Laura Baskins, the chief marketing officer for the Architectural Digest magazine."You need to find someone who is available in your area.You also have to have a very good budget," she...

How to build a home in the ‘dark’

The world's biggest city is filled with buildings, but not all of them are built with dark-room lighting.It's actually more common for darkroom-equipped buildings to be in the open, where light is blocked by a wall or ceiling, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.That makes them an ideal spot for living inside dark rooms, especially if you're not in the mood to go dark.If you want to know how to...