Homeowners Tom and Amy Gaffney rebuilt their 1939 home to bring more light in; the deck, which looks over Lake Washington, is one of the couple’s favorite spots to hang out in the summer

A View Ridge couple rebuild their hillside home to let the sunshine in

Architect Margo Peterson-Aspholm designed the 800-square-foot Brazilian hardwood deck to integrate with both the home and the meadow. The result is this covered floating deck with steps

For an adventurous couple, small living in Washington’s Methow Valley offers big benefits

Leschi DADU

Five years after moving into their dream home, a Seattle couple builds a backyard dwelling with benefits

Local home in Fremont neighborhood, Seattle

After a decade and a half of dealing with drafty windows and one too many system failures, a Seattle couple made the move to update their cherished View Ridge home

Beautiful, large home on Whidbey Island

A couple of Seattle artists find work-life balance among the trees in this forest retreat on Whidbey Island

A Seattle couple treats their Queen Anne house to a modern makeover honoring its Prairie School past

A couple’s San Juan Island campsite turns into the home of their dreams—30 years in the making

When an unsightly garage brought her down, a Sunset Hill woman built it up

In a Seattle tiny house village, two shelters work together to offer more than just a place to call home

A couple rebuilds a 1940s house into an easy-to-live-in urban farmhouse.