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Built by Blue Sound Construction, designed by MaKe Design, photos by Alex Hayden
  • Winter Home Selling Success

    Posted on Nov 24, 2016 in:
    • Buy
    • Homeowners
    As most savvy buyers and sellers know, spring is the peak season for home sales. But job and lifestyle changes can sometimes make it imperative to sell during the winter months. Our Northwest winters can make it difficult for your home to look its best and attract those buyers who, like you, need to relocate in the winter.
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  • Make Life Easier With the Right Kitchen Appliances

    Posted on Nov 17, 2016 in:
    • Maintain
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Making the right appliance selections in the kitchen will make or break your space. Modern kitchen appliances exist to make our lives easier, but how do you make the right choice?
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  • Making the Most of Your Custom Home Experience

    Posted on Nov 10, 2016 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Homeowners
    • Build
    There are often personal reasons to have a custom home built where the buyer is involved at every level, from buying a lot to working with a custom builder from the ground up. Here are some helpful suggestions to guide you through this adventure so you can arrive at your new doorstep intact and satisfied with your experience.
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  • Mortgage Secrets: What Most Loan Officers Won't Tell You

    Posted on Nov 3, 2016 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Homeowners
    • Buy
    Mortgage lending has become a very complicated and confusing process, especially over the last several years. A good loan officer will make every attempt to ensure that their customer, the borrower, understands the details of the transaction. But does this always happen?
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  • Save Money with Sustainable Design Choices

    Posted on Sep 15, 2016 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Maintain
    • Homeowners
    • Built Green
    Driven by increasing energy costs and a growing awareness of health risks associated with indoor air quality, there has been an increase in interest in sustainable home design choices. Here are a few ideas you might consider that fit the bill.
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Photo courtesy Blue Sound Construction, builder; MaKe Design, architect; and Alex Hayden, photographer