Usha and Mike Kreaden had a virtually blank slate when it came to the garden outside the 1958 Joseph Eichler house that they bought in Silicon Valley two decades ago.
Eichler homes are best known for the post and beam construction
Joseph Eichler was a very special American developer. Check why, click on the image.
Joseph Eichler's beautiful simplicity
Great article about Eichler, and a rebuttal to it from his grandson in the Comments below the article.
1949 - 1974: Eichler Houses A Modernist Approach to the Ranch Style Home Real estate developer Joseph Eichler brought a fresh, new modernist approach to affordable tract housing.
Original Eichler house plans, 1960s. I've always loved the idea of a courtyard (atrium)! 1649 sq ft