Architecture & Building

September 2, 2016 5:07 PM
A shoreline house captures views of Puget Sound while negotiating a difficult site
August 3, 2016 7:31 PM
The ’40s bungalow just “felt right” as soon as Shannon and Pablo Supkay walked through the front door of the 2,000-square-foot house 10...
August 3, 2016 6:29 PM
  ORCAS ISLAND ARTIST LAURA YEATS has developed a unique relationship with a particular species of the island’s ubiquitous flora: the...
Jody Estes and Matt Wittman’s Grasshopper Studio in the backyard of their home
August 2, 2016 5:34 PM
“We wanted to buy the worst possible property,” says Jody Estes, reminiscing about the house hunt she and her husband began in July 2007....
midcentury modern home
August 2, 2016 4:39 PM
This article originally appeared on Houzz.com.We’ve reported before about how nostalgia, a desire for simpler times and the popularity of...
July 26, 2016 4:46 PM
This article originally appeared on Houzz.com.There may be extra livable space in your house just over your head right now. Rather than...
Nordstrom downtown Seattle flagship
July 25, 2016 5:10 PM
Last February, as Nordstrom’s downtown Seattle flagship was in the thick of a significant renovation, which had begun in spring 2014, there...
July 12, 2016 4:18 PM
Having dedicated places to store and display your possessions is key to a tidy, practical and beautiful home. There are often areas around...
July 8, 2016 7:09 PM
As the Highway 520 expansion project goes forward in the Lake Washington Arboretum and the Montlake area, the idea to find a way to save...
July 7, 2016 5:15 PM
This article originally appeared on Houzz.com Instead of renovating their vacation home on Vashon Island to accommodate a crafting space,...
architect's home in Seattle
June 27, 2016 9:03 PM
Rows of raspberry canes, their curling tendrils climbing up posts—the result of countless seasons of planting and picking—line the quarter-...
June 20, 2016 10:13 PM
This article originally appeared on Houzz.com.Paul Huggett and Ron Gagliardo didn’t plan to change a thing about their midcentury modern...
The modern home of photographer Nic Lehoux glows amidst its rural site
June 9, 2016 5:24 PM
Nestled among the firs and cedars on the Whatcom County peninsula of Point Roberts sits a modest, 1,600-square-foot structure made bold...
Development continuing to threaten heritage structures like the More Hall Annex
June 9, 2016 4:38 PM
The annual list of “most endangered” historic properties around the state has been issued by the nonprofit Washington Trust for Historic...
June 9, 2016 3:46 PM
The Smith Tower is Seattle’s first skyscraper, dating back to 1914, and is the one-time tallest building west of the mighty Mississippi. In...
May 31, 2016 4:57 AM
Hold on to your fine dining hats, Seattle. The luxurious Thompson Hotel opens its first Pacific Northwest property on June 1, at 110...