1st Cottage project in Renton Washington. 11 small homes in community on just under one acre. This project got put on ice a decade ago and came back in 2017 with a modern spin. Delightful little first-time-buyer homes. Sage K. Saskill / Project Architect for Living Shelter Architects (2017)
Built as a fully functional commercial kitchen. Designed for easy conversion into a Backyard Cottage. Tricky site access made using a container – flown in by crane – a natural choice for solving this design riddle.
Her 2-story house was fused with his 1-story house to create a home centering on a wonderful kitchen hearth for a combined family. This addition smoothly blends with the existing as well as into the neighborhood.
Seattle’s 1st permitted Strawbale structure. She wanted a straw bale home since the first time she set foot in one. Beautiful, quiet, solid, grounded & safe are just some of the many words that describe this small bedroom addition on the North end.
The shell was built in 8 days by skilled German craftsman from the contents of 9 cargo containers.
Project is located on a little slice of heaven on Seattle’s Eastside.
Ultra modern Prefab post beam & glass structure by Huf Haus of Germany.
A beautiful and very well crafted house that looks like it has always been there. Designed for two adults who like to entertain and two kids who share a secret lookout in the cupula – with territorial view.
Modern Backyard Cottage for a Nevada Couple moving to Seattle to live with their Adult Kids & Family. This will become a multigenerational compound with beautiful shared outdoor space. 700SF Footprint with a 300SF 2nd floor – access via a full staircase. Features include: Universal Design, many Sustainable Solutions & Lots of Natural Light.
On the site of a premier northwest demonstration facility for sustainable building solutions and farming, this greenhouse features passive solar design, high energy performance with walls of straw bales, and a heavy timber roof.