We design with the belief that nothing is impossible, and temper it with good old-fashioned pragmatism, embracing both big ideas and intricate details. Taking into account location, context, and other inherent attributes of a specific project, we strive to create a balanced whole, integrating the structure and the environment. We consider the interplay between inside and outside, light and shadow, aesthetics and utility, carefully selecting materials that harmonize with nature, prioritizing efficiency and sustainability. Most importantly, we look for opportunities to bring joy and unanticipated delight into the spaces we create as well as into the process that gets us there. This should be fun— after all, we are building dreams.
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-Top 50 Mountain Architects | Mountain Living Magazine | 2014, 2013, 2012-AIA Spokane Honor and Craftsmanship Awards | June 2012-Award of Merit | Custom Home Design Awards | 2011, 2006-Top 50 Northwest Architects | Northwest Home Magazine | 2009, 2008-Washington Passive Solar Design Award
Seattle Architects - Finding Balance Between Beauty & Utility
Commented: How was the fireplace built?Hi there, thanks for the question. This is specifically designed to be used as an indoor/outdoor fireplace; in this case, we used one of the models from Outdoor Lifestyles (made by Hearth & Home T...