S1 Sun Break Cafe (Sat only)

S1 Sun Break Cafe (Sat only)

Forecast Solar

Sustainability Stop

22 A St SW
Auburn, WA

Forecast Solar installed the 10 kW PV system that powers the refrigeration. The owner Bruce Alverson fifteen years ago installed a "steam punk" heat recovery system that delivers the byproduct heat from refrigeration to the dishwashers (looks like something from a Jules Verne novel).  

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S2 Modern Solar (Sat only)

S2 Modern Solar (Sat only)

Artisan Electric

5011 47th Ave SW
Seattle, WA  

Power your entire home on solar… in Seattle? This certified Built Green house offsets over 100% of their electricity needs. With its energy-conscious features like radiant heat floors, LED lighting, hot water on-demand, this home is a fantastic example of incorporating sustainability into everyday life.

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North Seattle Walking Tour (Sun only)

North Seattle Walking Tour (Sun only)

Feet First

Begin Point: 1400 NW Market St
Seattle, WA

Join Feet First Board President Dave Ramsay on a moderately-paced 4.5 mile walk through parts of the Ballard and Phinney Ridge neighborhoods, connecting seven NW Green Home Tour sites as seen on the map.  We’ll spend 15-20 minutes at each site, giving folks enough time to take a self-guided tour of each residence.

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S3 Westside Remodel & Heat Conversion (Sat only)

S3 Westside Remodel & Heat Conversion (Sat only)

Mighty Energy Solutions | Young Architecture + Design

3443 49th Ave SW
Seattle, WA

A simple and sweet, 2-story, energy efficient addition to give this family a little breathing room. In the day of tear-downs and building of modern, box homes, this family chose to keep it simple. To build what was necessary to give them the space they needed while keeping the addition appropriate to the home and the neighborhood. In addition to their focus to keep what they can and using healthy finishes on a budget, they also invested in converting to a cutting-edge, hybrid heating system with infrared radiant ceiling panels and ductless heat pump to complement their energy efficiency goals.

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S4 Corgi House (Sat only)

S4 Corgi House (Sat only)

Artisan Electric

2701 47th Ave SW
Seattle, WA

Come explore this Net-Zero, certified Built Green home with custom 10kW Made-in-WA Solar Photovoltaic System. We call it ‘The Solar House with Corgi Picture Windows'. Includes open-plan living space, ultra-efficient energy systems, passive and active solar design, and whole-house energy monitoring.

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S5 Ferdinand Four (Sat only)

S5 Ferdinand Four (Sat only)

Limelite Development

2614 S Ferdinand St
Seattle, WA

LimeLite Development presents one of four new luxurious homes at the top of Beacon Hill highlighted by hydronic heating, triple pane windows, blown-in insulation, bio-retention system and pre-wired for solar power. Environmental awareness and luxury living at its best in one amazing home.  

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S6 McClintock Cottage (Sat only)

S6 McClintock Cottage (Sat only)

Art & Architecture | Kohl Construction

3268 McClintock Ave S
Seattle, WA

Super energy efficient 796 sf backyard cottage. The compact two-story form has three-bedrooms/one bathroom, and constructed with SIPs panels, liquid-applied WRB, exterior EPS insulation, robust air-sealing, ductless heat pump, heat-recovery ventilation, metal siding over a rain screen.  

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C1 Vida Rowhomes (Sat only)

C1 Vida Rowhomes (Sat only)

Isola Homes

120 20th Ave
Seattle, WA

Visit Isola Homes newest and greenest project to date which includes a new courtyard concept for rowhomes, quiet (EMF-free) zones for health and sleep, and open walls allowing you to see the behind the walls energy and water saving features. 15 new homes currently under construction.

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C2 Spruce Park (Sat only)

C2 Spruce Park (Sat only)

Isola Homes

2015 E Spruce St
Seattle, WA

Eco-inspired living now available on the market from Isola Homes. 4 Star Built Green, Low VOC paint, WaterSense certified fixtures, Energy Star appliances and centrally located Minor neighborhood address – 83 Walk Score, 93 Bike Score!

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C3 Madrona Passive House (Sat only)

C3 Madrona Passive House (Sat only)

Hammer & Hand

3514 E Columbia St
Seattle, WA

Madrona Passive House, a new home designed by SHED Architecture & Design and under construction by Hammer & Hand, combines contemporary design with high performance building to create an environmentally responsive and resource-efficient house for a family of four.

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C4 View Haus 5 (Sat only)

C4 View Haus 5 (Sat only)

Cascade Built

208 25th Ave E
Seattle, WA

Built by award winning Cascade Built & designed by b9 Architects, View Haus 5 is Seattle's first Passive House-constructed townhome project. With 5 unique floor plans, these 5-Star Built Green homes are visionary and built to last.

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C6 Compass on Dexter (Sat only)

C6 Compass on Dexter (Sat only)

Compass Housing Alliance

756 John St
Seattle, WA

Our home for families in South Lake Union, Compass on Dexter, provides 72 units of housing for formerly homeless and low-income men, women, and children. Built to meet the Evergreen Sustainable Development Standard (ESDS).

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C7 Helde Remodel (Sat only)

C7 Helde Remodel (Sat only)

Greenhome Solutions

2601 34th Ave W
Seattle, WA

A simple, clean design using sustainable products to create a warm space to entertain friends and family, were the goals of this empty nest couple when they designed their remodel. This home is located within walking distance of Magnolia Village. See how warm and welcoming modern can feel, and how affordable it can be.

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C8 Urban Haven (Sat only)

C8 Urban Haven (Sat only)

Haven Illustrated

3002 34th Ave W
Seattle, WA  

This modest 1940's home was extensively remodeled in 2011 to increase natural light, energy efficiency, garden views, and unique storage space. The house is fully integrated into the sustainable garden.  

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C9 Classic Home Reimagined (Sat only)

C9 Classic Home Reimagined (Sat only)

LastingNest Inc.

4411 29th Ave W
Seattle, WA

The owners saw potential in this 1914 vernacular Arts & Crafts home when they purchased it in 2013. The Seattle family had the intention of restoring the home’s original details while also making modern modifications to the traditional layout on the main floor. Along the way, they replaced all of the house’s major systems.

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C10 & N1 Greenhome Solutions (Sat & Sun)

C10 & N1 Greenhome Solutions (Sat & Sun)

Sustainability Stop

1210 W Nickerson St
Seattle, WA

Greenhome Solutions is proud to sponsor the tour. We are passionate about sustainability. With over 20 years in the construction industry, we pride ourselves on product knowledge, installation techniques, and knowing which products are right for your project. Visit us during the tour to discuss your building product needs. See our products installed at several sites.

 

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C11 Capitol Hill Whole House Green Remodel (Sat only)

C11 Capitol Hill Whole House Green Remodel (Sat only)

Crescent Builds | MAKE Design Studio

1111 Broadway E
Seattle, WA 

This 1906 gem in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle underwent a whole house remodel to showcase the rich character of this historic home. This remodel celebrates the era of the home while layering in a modern design sensibility that reflects the client’s lifestyle and aesthetic.

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E1 Sun Ridge (Sat only)

E1 Sun Ridge (Sat only)

Ichijo USA

1516 14th PL NE
Issaquah, WA

Sun Ridge is a Built Green 5-Star rated community of 35 homes all with solar panels! Additionally, it's a low impact development with rain gardens. Additionally, homes have in-floor radiant heating, higher insulation and airtightness, LED lighting, water saving appliances and fixtures, and more.

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E2 Passivhaus Issaquah (Sat only)

E2 Passivhaus Issaquah (Sat only)

YS Built

3275 NE Harrison St
Issaquah, WA

A super high efficiency custom residence on top of the Issaquah highlands. This near Passive house is targeted for ultimate family life comfort while taking advantage of sweeping western Washington views in an open floor plan, in a clean and sophisticated yet simple Scandinavian influenced design

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