Olympia’s Passive House and Remodeling Specialists

As our Passive House portfolio continues to grow in the Seattle market, our roots deepen as Olympia’s Passive House and remodeling specialists.  We have three Passive House projects actively under construction in the Olympia area right now. One of these… Read More


Cedar Haus- A Passive House Prodigy

Cedar Haus- A Passive House Prodigy is a testament to the beauty that can be achieved with Passive House or high performing energy efficient home.  “I want a Passive House, but they are so Ugly?” We hear that all the time… Read More


Frank Lloyd Wright Inspired Passive House

Check out our progress on the Frank Lloyd Wright inspired Passive House located on Boston Harbor and overlooking the beautiful Puget Sound.   We are nearly done with the siding and are heading into the trim out for the interior of the… Read More


Progress on Prairie Passive, Boston Harbor!

I know, I know….. You are just dying to know what we have been a up to lately!  I’m excited to report we have been busy on our spectacular Prairie Passive house.  Overlooking Boston Harbor Marina, we are thoroughly enjoying the views… Read More


Port Townsend Passive House Takes Shape!

We couldn’t be more excited!  The Heron Haus, our Port Townsend Passive project is in the framing stage and speeding along towards completion.  Much like our growing presence in Seattle, our Port Townsend work is establishing The Artisans Group as a… Read More


Shou Sugi Ban!

The ever impressive Cedar Haus is getting clad in Shou Sugi Ban, the clients are experienced wood folks and have started the process of burning their siding.  The burning carbonizes the outer layer of wood and creates a durable rot… Read More


Cedar Haus, Passive House and Pretty!

Here is an update and some photos on our Cedar Haus project, our prettiest Passive House to date!  The exterior walls are going up, and the drama and impressive scale of the windows is becoming readily apparent.  This tree house in the woods… Read More


Finch Pocket House Update!

For those of you excitedly following our progress, our Pocket House under construction; the sheet rock is installed and the siding is days away from being done!  This cost effective little Passive House is really coming together, and it won’t… Read More



It’s Raining Passive House at The Artisans Group…

“Judge me by my size do you?”  Any Star Wars, Yoda fans out there?  Little Oly II, our smallest Passive House to date is under way in the Eastside neighborhood, and it couldn’t be more Olympia.  The vaulted spaces, efficient… Read More