Welcome

Advanced Homes Made Elegant

We are an award winning Pacific Northwest Design+Build firm with a specialty in advanced homes and ecological architecture.

Architecture for your dreams and needs + designed and built for you.

Beautiful homes that are a joy to live in.

“I love this house. The kitchen is amazing and the living space is like being in a vacation cabin. It’s so open and the light is wonderful all day. We can see the moon, stars, and planets at night from the clerestory windows. 

Thank you.” – Ann G

Passive House Experience

Industry leading expertise is at your service.  We design and build revolutionary Passive House homes throughout the Pacific Northwest.

These advanced homes feature unparalleled comfort and energy savings, and our designers ensure elegance in form and function.

Clients Rave Over The Comfort Of These Unique Homes

Sought and cherished for their comfort and sustainability, Passive House is the forefront of energy efficiency building science and healthy living.

We can eliminate the need for expensive mechanical heating and cooling systems.  Even through a cold winter.  Even through a hot summer.

Fresher and healthier indoor air constantly circulates through an integrated ventilation system.

Detailed solar studies ensure window placement that maximizes healthy natural light, and minimizes overheating.

Quality and meticulous construction creates a wonderfully quiet, durable home – and – eliminates uncomfortable temperature fluctuations.

Passive House means unsurpassed energy efficiency and comfort.

We Have Experience

On-the-ground experts of Passive House theory and practice in the Pacific Northwest, we are your local and national leaders in Passive House design and construction.

When you choose our Design+Build firm, you enjoy the benefits of an all-inclusive experience.  We free you from the time-consuming and demanding job of minding every detail.  Instead, you guide a collaboration of experts crafting your dream.

You work with a team of attentive, building science driven, award winning architects, designers, artisan craftsmen and dedicated project managers.

Your personality, preferences, lifestyle, and aspirations are at the heart of your custom home.  Our passion is in the details of making it work with respect to your budget, your time, and your dream.

Our motto “Advanced Homes Made Elegant” means you do not have to compromise artistic style to enjoy life in a “green” and sustainable home.

We invite you to explore our website.  Learn more about how we can make your custom dream home a reality.  From start to finish, through the joys and challenges, we’re here to make your dream-home-building experience, a pleasure.

We provide Design+Build custom home and commercial building services throughout the Pacific Northwest.  Our projects can be found in city as well as rural settings – from Portland to Seattle – and into the beautiful San Juan Islands.

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