South Seattle Sites
Click on the images below for information about the tour sites in Southeast and West Seattle.
Southeast Seattle Sites
Southeast Seattle Sites will be open to tour guests on Saturday, April 29, 11am - 5pm.
This new construction Backyard Cottage fits in with the scale of the neighborhood. It is an open, airy studio that also serves as an office and guest house. We achieved 4- Star Built Green certification for this DADU, and the project received the Judges’ Choice Award at Built Green Conference 2016.
TC Legend Homes
One of a pair of new Columbia City homes, this house will generate all its own power and charge an electric car. It was designed to maximize gardening space and urban livability. Efficient systems, healthy air, and innovative green features are top priorities.
West Seattle Sites
West Seattle Sites will be open to tour guests on Saturday, April 29, 11am - 5pm.
LastingNest.Inc/S.A.G.E. Designs NW
West Seattle Backyard Cottage: This is an actual Granny Flat for Molly who is both the granny and the nanny for her three grandkids living in the 'big house' on the same property. We were chosen as the design/build team for this project based on our enthusiasm for Small with a premium on Green.
Ventana Construction/LD Arch Design
The West Seattle Nursery has expanded north into a new greenhouse and annex building, with ample room for houseplants and starts, as well as an espresso bar and workshop space. In addition to being a center for the West Seattle gardening community, it features many strategies that can be used in green homes.
Mighty House Construction/Greenhome Solutions
Once awkward and dimly-lit, this Modern-Retro Westside Kitchen was creatively altered for improved use, better socializing, a place to sit, and enhanced storage in an inviting and lovely space. This project showcases stunning and colorful sustainable solutions for big functionality in small spaces.
Mighty House Construction/LD Arch Design
The addition of a family-sized porch & 2-story addition transformed this typical war-box home into one that is intriguing yet approachable with modern, super functional design. A hybrid of simple & complex green bldg solutions inc. salvaged tile & woods an state-of-the-art moisture and heat systems.