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  • Have a Spare Room? It Might Make a Fine AADU

    Posted on Oct 31, 2019 in:
    • Build
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    When it comes to building attached accessory dwelling units (AADUs), Seattle has some of the most flexible rules in the country. But the process isn’t as simple as you might think.
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  • Five Eco-Friendly Ways to Lower Utility Bills

    Posted on Aug 29, 2019 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    • Build
    When it comes to building attached accessory dwelling units (AADUs), Seattle has some of the most flexible rules in the country. But the process isn’t as simple as you might think.
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  • When Less Is More: Living Like Tiny Royalty

    Posted on Aug 8, 2019 in:
    • Build
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Having hundreds of square feet of wasted space can mean less opportunity to enjoy the space we have. Here are some tips for downsizing—a lot.
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  • Building Character With Reclaimed Wood

    Posted on Aug 1, 2019 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    • Build
    When building with wood, consider using material with a little history.
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  • What New ADU Legislation Means for Seattle Homeowners

    Posted on Jul 25, 2019 in:
    • Build
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    If you’re looking for extra rental income or a private space for out-of-town guests or aging parents, accessory dwelling units (ADUs) are a great option. ADUs—an umbrella term for mother-in-law suites and backyard cottages—are additional residences built on the same property as an existing single-family home.
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