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What Does Custom Design & Build Really Mean?

Feb 23rd, 2024 What Does Custom Design & Build Really Mean?

A custom home is exactly how it sounds—custom to your specific tastes, lifestyle, needs, and budget. Unlike a spec home, building a custom home gives you the freedom to choose nearly every product and design element, from the layout and style to the faucet finishes to the addition of an office or hobby room. And […]

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2023 Year in Review

Jan 15th, 2024 2023 Year in Review

As 2024 begins, we couldn’t be more grateful to our customers, our team, and all of our vendors and partners who helped make 2023 rewarding and successful. This past year marked a significant milestone as we proudly celebrated the completion of our 550th home—a testament to our unwavering commitment to excellence. Most of the homes […]

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Should You Consider a Tear-Down Home?

Dec 21st, 2023 Should You Consider a Tear-Down Home?

Picture it: You’ve found the perfect property. Perhaps it has beautiful views or a forest backdrop. Or maybe it’s walking distance into town. Unfortunately, this perfect parcel comes with an imperfect house, one that’s too dated or completely unfit for today’s lifestyles. What do you do? Should you undergo an extensive remodel? Or is it […]

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11 Home Design Trends for 2024

Nov 1st, 2023 11 Home Design Trends for 2024

Thinking about bringing your dream home to life in 2024? Selecting design elements and products is always a balance of what you like, what’s on trend, and what will stand the test of time.   What’s popular in the Pacific Northwest and the Salish Sea as we transition to a new year? Here’s a look at […]

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