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  • Taking Doorknobs From High-Touch to Hands-Free

    Posted on Jun 18, 2020 in:
    • Maintain
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Swapping out doorknobs is an easy DIY project that can help you minimize transmission in a pandemic and give you flexibility when you simply have your hands full.
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  • Is an Open Floorplan the Answer for You?

    Posted on Jun 11, 2020 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Most of the time, opening up your floor plan means that you need to remove a wall to improve the overall flow of the room. Start by identifying key benefits and determining the remodel scope and budget.
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  • Keeping Your Home Remodel Safe During COVID-19

    Posted on May 28, 2020 in:
    • Build
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Here’s a roundup of some of the rules surrounding residential construction now that builders are able to resume some projects under the Governor’s Phase 1 Construction Restart.
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  • Seeing the Light: Considerations for Your Home Lighting Environment

    Posted on May 14, 2020 in:
    • Remodel
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Maintain
    • Homeowners
    Good daylighting is essential to a well-designed home; if not properly balanced, lighting can make an otherwise good space very unpleasant, either from too much glare or by being dark and gloomy. Understanding how to manipulate daylight allows you to maximize comfort, reduce energy consumption, and enhance special architectural features and furnishings.
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  • Starting a Remodel Remotely

    Posted on May 7, 2020 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Nonessential construction may be restricted now, but for those just starting a remodel, much of the design process can be handled remotely.
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