Home & Garden

September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
The 1,750-square-foot house architect Robert Humble designed for himself and his wife is entirely nontraditional for Seattle. It’s modern,...
September 16, 2011 8:14 PM
You wouldn’t think a Ballard bungalow with pink asbestos siding and lead paint would appeal to a couple with an interest in the environment...
September 12, 2011 11:42 PM
The first time Dan Whitmore welcomed a group of friends to the nearly completed Rainier Valley home he was building for his family, it was...
June 13, 2011 2:54 PM
March 17, 2011 12:37 AM
At the industrial Portland warehouse of solar-power and green-roof purveyor SolTerra Systems, 1,200 plants do the dusting. “We used to mop...
Rich colors from Portland’s Yolo Colorhouse
January 13, 2011 5:47 PM
Color consultant Renate Ruby’s discerning eyes slid past the stripes of color I’d swiped onto the entry wall of my home—kaleidoscopic...
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December 11, 2010 1:52 AM
At the Inform Interiors store in the Denny Triangle, there are nose prints on the window. But not in front of the cowhide recliner, or the...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Between the math assignments, art supplies and ever-mounting piles (backpack, sweatshirt, soccer cleats—wait, what is that green thing?),...