Dan Maginn is an AIA-member architect who lives and carpools to work with his wife, Keri, in Kansas City. Although he and his partners at El Dorado Inc. are extremely interested in promoting sustainable design on all scales, he does not consider himself to be an "eco-warrior." Instead he prefers the term "eco-tainment specialist"

Reading Time: Creative Books for Kids
From picture books for pint-size readers to more involved, didactic tomes that parents can read to their kids, break…
Think Outside the Box
The final step in the creation of a Good Small Space involves its connection to the 2.5 zillion square feet that exist…
Get the Right Light
Daylight is the lifeblood of a Good Small Space. Start the process of getting the light right by better understanding…
Think Volume
Creatively separating your functional needs is a key component of Good Small Design—it’s all about overlap, nesting,…
Measure Your Life
With less stuff, you’ll need fewer square feet to jam it into. But how small is too small?
Edit Your Life
Good Small Spaces start with Good Small Occupants. Now, it could be that you’re one of the few who are hardwired to…