Oakland, California-based photographer Drew Kelly spent a day with Peter and Lynda Benoit shooting their home in nearby Emeryville. He was particularly impressed with the massive staircase-bookcase-bedroom that Peter built, because, like Peter, Kelly also worked as a carpenter for a while (though unlike Peter, he doesn't believe in using a measuring tape).

Yes, It Is Easy Being Green
Alternative materials help a house in California’s wine country tread lightly on the land.