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Steps from the Shore

A high-end design with expansive views and clean, modern lines made attainable in this contemporary waterfront home off the shores of Discovery Bay.

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High-End Features Made Attainable

Buildable waterfront property in Discovery Bay is hard to come by, which is why it was so special for Estes Builders to...

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Nestled Among the Evergreens of “Little Fern Forest”

The treehouse feeling is amplified by a 24-foot wall of windows looking out into the surrounding evergreen forest.

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Modern Treehouse

Because the lot is large but the buildable footprint was small, Estes maximized the layout to make efficient use of the home’s 2,000 square...

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Water Views From Every Room

A Kingston home perfectly situated to leverage its most important asset—stunning views of the Cascade Mountains and ferry boats to the east.

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Embracing Views

The neighborhood has strict HOA regulations for home height and orientation to preserve the views of other homes. Estes had to complete a survey...

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Artful Abode

This modest-yet-modern home in Sequim meets the needs of its artist homeowners while maximizing views and staying within a strict budget.

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Creative Choices

To maximize the small property without burdening the budget, Estes Builders turned the home on an angle, with two rear decks and expanses of...

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Treehouse Living

Vaulted ceilings make for an open and airy living space with a beautiful view of the Strait of Juan de Fuca and surrounding landscape.

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Farmhouse Features

Working with the existing landscape, the client was able to enjoy a stunning view while keeping foundation and site development costs manageable...

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Globetrotting Northwest Craftsman With A View

Water views, elegant details define this custom Craftsman. 4,000-square-foot home forgoes traditional Northwest styling for a formal, European feel.

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Custom Craftsmanship

The home features beautiful woodwork by master carpenters from floor to ceiling. The quality of work is evident in the wood-clad and wood trim...

LARGE WOOD FRAMED WINDOWS BRING THE NATURAL SETTING INDOORS

When the empty-nesters came to Estes with a more spendy premade plan, the builder’s in-house architect developed a similar contemporary style but streamlined the...

Open Concept Surrounded By Nature

Mountain to Sea views, wood-framed windows, sleek and modern two-way fireplace, open concept with vaulted ceilings, pop of color, skylights for added natural lighting,...

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Northwest Craftsman

Light and bright with classic detailing, this custom Northwest craftsman sits perched on a bluff with views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

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Elevator, Large Open Living Area, Football Room

It’s a common dream of retirees to spend their mornings and evenings enjoying a spectacular water view. This bluff lot in Port Angeles has...

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Contemporary on Sloped Lot

Elegant and modern two level maximizes the sloped waterfront lot, giving every room in the house a spectacular view of Sequim Bay.

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Wine Cellar and Separately Zoned Gym

The first thing guests see when they enter is a wall of windows to bring the outdoors inside and create a stunning and memorable...

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MASTER BATH LUXURY

Oversized walk-in shower, dual shower heads, steam, deep soaking tubs with or without jets and lighting and often with a view.

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SPA-LIKE TUB AND SHOWER, PRIVACY, A VIEW, SPACIOUS WITH STORAGE

The Master Bath needs to be highly functional, but also well organized so when the time comes to relax, the space is welcoming and...

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MODERN KITCHENS

Hidden storage solutions, light and fresh colors with white or bright countertops and tile make for a clean and modern kitchen.

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COUNTERTOPS, TILE, CUPBOARDS & LIGHTING

The heart of the home, kitchen design is about far more than cooking. One of the highest trafficked areas of the home and often...

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Contemporary with Guest House

Modern, shed style roof creates a vaulted ceiling which meets a wall of windows to take full advantage of the view.

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VAULTED CEILINGS, VIEWS FROM EVERY ROOM

Searching for the perfect plans for their retirement dream, these clients soon realized just how much work and energy would be involved to...

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Northwest Contemporary

Perfectly positioned to maximize mountain and water views this home’s low pitch roof design provides 9’ ceilings inside but stays within HOA height restrictions.

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SHE CAVE, DOG SHOWER, OPEN KITCHEN & INSPIRING MASTER BATH

When designing a custom home, we focus on what you want and why you want it and really try to avoid talking about...

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TRADITIONAL KITCHENS

The use of wood and color creates a warm and welcoming kitchen for cooking and entertaining in the Northwest’s cooler climate.

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COUNTERTOPS, TILE, CUPBOARDS & LIGHTING

Oriented to capitalize on the view, but leaving prime real estate to the living spaces, the open kitchen concept optimizes the home’s floor plan...