Architecture & Building

September 16, 2014 9:33 PM
Architect Wendell Lovett designed this home to have virtually no right angles
August 13, 2014 9:53 PM
Finish is to hardware, plumbing and lighting as color is to paint and fabric. There are trends, styles, and combinations that can make a...
July 25, 2014 5:06 PM
Considering a minor kitchen remodel? If you live in the Seattle area, you’ll be making a smart investment in your home. According to home...
June 25, 2014 11:13 PM
When the Space Needle pierced the Seattle skyline in 1962, it became (at 605 feet) the tallest building on the West Coast—wresting that...
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June 20, 2014 7:08 PM
Tackling a bathroom renovation? Want to see what your neighbor did with hers—and what she paid? Sign up for the Eastlake-based home...
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June 17, 2014 7:10 PM
If you see yourself living in elevated environs, mingling with the wrens and swinging with the sparrows, a tree house might just be your...
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June 16, 2014 4:42 PM
You know that you’re in prime waterfront country when otter invasion is a common event.“Living on the water is something that you really...
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February 25, 2014 11:45 PM
Wall WorksA fun, flexible, DIY shelving system made right here in SeattleNathan Hartman of Kerf Design (Interbay; 206.954.8677; kerfdesign....
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February 25, 2014 11:14 PM
Several years ago, after living in Switzerland for 11 years, Mark and Jo repatriated to Seattle, where the couple had hoped to continue the...
January 17, 2014 6:44 PM
"It was horrible."Almost every time I would cook, I would say out loud: ‘I hate this kitchen. I hate this kitchen,’” recalls Lisa Richmond...
January 14, 2014 7:19 PM
Openness has its limits, or should have. It’s as true for strangers conducting cell phone chats on the street as for architects designing a...
November 6, 2013 6:30 PM
It all began simply enough. Marsha Olch longed for a kitchen with a view. The house, which she and her husband, Lee, had...
August 26, 2013 9:27 PM
June 21, 2013 4:46 PM
Fences might make good neighbors, but neighborhoods definitely benefit from good architects. Luckily for one quiet section of Madison Park...
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February 25, 2013 11:59 PM
In this issue of Northwest Home, we turn our focus to storage-smart furnishings—including a hiding-something coffee table—that will help...
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January 11, 2013 12:09 AM
The latest issue of Northwest Home (found inside the January issue of Seattle magazine) showcases a bevy of hot kitchen islands (including...