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Extended View

EXTENDING VIEW, back porch addition       Brown’s Point, Washington
This porch extension opens the home to a spectacular vista across the south sound to the Olympic Mountains and provides a cozy spot for casual, year round respite.

T1          Tacoma, Washington Transformation of a single story modern residence into a tw-story Dwell-Contemporary with expansive view of Commencement Bay

DWELLIFICATION, a design refresher          Tacoma, Washington
Originally a single story mid-century modern with a daylight basement.   Another floor was added, the interior was completed reconfigured, and the exterior transformed into a Dwell-Contemporary.  The new upper floor master suite and two additional bedrooms open to a full width deck with expansive views of Commencement Bay and the distant mountains.

DWELLBUNGA                                                                   Seattle, Washington A small 1920's bungalow was completely transformed.  The second story addition and re-cladding turned this worn traditional into a  Dwell-Contemporary.  The upper floors added a master suite, two bedrooms, an informal play area, and a covered upper deck with views south to Lake Union and the Seattle skyline.

DWELLBUNGA                                                  Seattle, Washington
A small 1920’s bungalow was completely transformed.  The second story addition and re-cladding turned this worn traditional into a  Dwell-Contemporary.  The upper floors added a master suite, two bedrooms, an informal play area, and a covered upper deck with views south to Lake Union and the Seattle skyline.

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OVER THE TOP                                              Tacoma, Washington
Cramped and constrained this one bedroom home’s attic stair was reversed allowing a partial second story addition to peak over the existing roof and let afternoon light and air into a new master suite, another bedroom, and to cascade down the stairwell.

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TRANSFORMING THE CORE                    Brown’s Point, Washington
The old enclosed kitchen is opened to the rest of the home and completely modernized.  An existing partial basement is transformed into a wine cellar with a hidden hatch and stairway.  A small adjacent bathroom is given direct exterior access becoming both a changing and cleanup room.

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SUITE DORMER                                                          Tacoma, Washington
Second Story Addition;   a bedroom suite additions transforms the attic, expanding a hallway now filled with sunlight and creating a bay window with a mountain view.

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LOST ANTLER                                              Brown’s Point, Washington
A new single family home on this sloping site captures spectacular views of South Puget Sound.

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TUDOR ROSE                                                                    Tacoma, Washington
The nine 1940’s apartments carved into this 1907 residence are merged/modernized into seven luxury condominiums.

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COZY CORNER                                                Seattle, Washington
A two-story addition expands this ‘L-shaped’ Mid-Century Modern;  a bedroom suite above a new den & powder room.

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UP AND OVER                                                                         Maltby, Washington
This addition wraps up and over the existing residence; it adds a two-bay garage, side entry, and a pair bedrooms that sit above the living room and kitchen.

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BAYS IN THE YARD                                          Brown’s Point, Washington
A pair of garages are insert in the deep front yard. The first has two-bays for use as a wood shop and one for a boat while the second garage is supersized for an RV.