Articles and Resources

Q: How can I keep my project on budget?

A: The following are my Top 10 Cost Control Strategies Start with a reasonable budget. If you a trying to do too much with too little, either quality or your budget will be compromised. Identify what is [read more]

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This Mid-Century Modern House: The Ghost

This is the first in a series of articles about the remodel of my own home, a Mid-Century Modern in Seattle. As an architect I advise clients on how to stay sane during the construction process; [read more]

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Furniture, Lighting & Tile

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Q: How can I tell what design trends are worth following?

A: Let’s face it, most trend spotting is just smoke-and-mirrors: “gold” faucets, wallpaper and the color Marsala are all predicted to be hot in 2015. That’s fine if you want to update a powder room (but [read more]

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Q: How do I chose the right white paint?

A: My favorite color is white. Benjamin Moore’s Super White 02, to be exact, in washable matte. White can be difficult. It can skew too yellow, pink or grey. The wrong white can look drab, dreary [read more]

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