November 2005

Cover Story

Research & Methodology

Meet MN Capital Partners LLC

I MUA

Kamehameha Schools considers selling Hawaii lands under a new management plan. Will the Islands rumble?

Features

Island-Style Construction

Developers are ditching the bid process and bringing contractors in early to lower costs and save time on projects. But beware: Closer cooperation requires sharper eyes

Bath Buddies

Growing Businesses

How five landscapers built their companies from the ground up.

Highline Kitchen Systems

Fluid wood designs and arty glass pieces punctuate a new kitchen & bath showroom.

The Coast Is Clear

More than a decade after the fall of sugar, the Hamakua Coast is ready for its day in the sun

Haleiwa Haven

Old pals team up to turn a shambled kitchen into a winning design.

Holiday Gift Guide

The Home Boys

A group of local businessmen have teamed up with a Mainland developer to bring affordable, work force housing to Hawaii

Vanity Affair

Start an Island tradition this holiday season ...

Watts Up!

From wall sconces to glass lamps, lighting opens up a spectrum of design possibilities.

Baths built for 2

His & Her baths and accessories offer couples practical personal spaces & romantic places to share.

Right down the fairways

Hitting the fairway is always a good thing.

What a Steel!

Good things come in small packages.

Step Up to the Job

Departments

Editor's Note

The "Dean" of Land Use