At Home

At Home stories published in Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine.

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Beautifully Sustainable

Ed Takayesu of Maui Custom Woodworks shows us how to utilize the beauty of wood in design while remaining environmentally friendly at the same time.
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Planting by the Moon

Finding the science behind an ancient, indigenous practice.
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The Edible Landscape

Turn your yard into a garden of eatin’.
Wailea Maui home decor and design

The Ultimate Art Project

Last year, Robert Suzuki completed his ultimate art project — the home he lives in with his wife, Carol.
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Pitch Perfect

Check out this Maui dream home featuring a blue tile roof and cobalt-blue sunken shower.
Maui restoration home

Taken on Faith

Husband-and-wife architects resurrect a vintage house once owned by St. Theresa's.
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A Garden Indoors

We talk to a local expert in caring for indoor plants.
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A Passion For The Past

A plantation inspired Maui home designed with the charm of yesteryear. Lilikoi Lani Farm was refurbished by Robert Adolph in Haiku Maui, named after the lilikoi flower.
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The Way Home

Mindful design leads to a residence in harmony with nature.
Paia Maui beachfront home

A Home by the Sea

Location gives this beach home the privacy of a seaside retreat, even though it’s only a stroll away from the bustle of Pā‘ia town.
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Hot Tropicals

Some of the world’s most sought-after tropical flowers, including heliconia, ginger and protea are being grown right here on Maui by local flower farmers.
Kula home

Living History

A lovingly restored Upcountry home stands the test of time.
Maui homes

A Diamond in the Rough

A ragtag property gets a modern makeover by a real estate developer who never says never.
Olowalu oceanfront home

Olowalu Oasis

For these Napa Valley vintners, paradise is living where orchard and ocean meet.
Hawaii home maintenance

Designing for the Elements

Expert advice for Hawai‘i-proofing your home.
modern tropical homes

Tropical Modern

This architect’s home offers idyllic coastal living — come hell or high water.
maui luxury homes

Above All, Comfort

As this award-winning residence reveals, the height of luxury is having a space you love to be in.

Makena Modern

A Bauhaus-inspired dwelling makes a bold artistic statement on the southern shore of Maui.
Haiku house

Keepers of History

The first thing you notice is a generous white split-rail rambling along the roadside, offering tantalizing glimpses of smooth green lawns, majestic old shade trees, and a pretty white gazebo where lemonade might be served on a hot summer’s day...
maui condo renovation

A Perfect Fit: Condo Makeover

Good things do come in small packages — with planning and care.
maui remodel

The Right Remodel

MNKO’s home and garden advice column
Blu Homes

The Unfolding Home

Technology based on the centuries-old art of origami may soon change the kinds of buildings we call home.
organic gardening

10 Organic Gardening Tips

How do you keep your garden green? Kula farmer Ann Carter shares her organic wisdom.
Haiku barn home

Simple Pleasures

The lesson of this Haʻikū home: Less can truly be more.

Nowhere Better

Antique charm and elegant decor fills this historic Upcountry home that was once a retreat for World War II servicemen and a well known Maui family.
Mailko Retreat

Maliko Retreat

This short-term rental is long on history.
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The Outdoor Shower

When was the last time you bathed out of doors, feeling the warmth of the sun on your skin, watching the wind dance in the trees, or the stars play hide-and-seek with the clouds?

At Home on Maui