Clever flashing, thoroughly sealed downspouts, and custom channels behind the siding make the rain-management details all but disappear on the California FHB House.
Overlooking the Puget Sound on Queen Anne Hill, this garden pavilion is a dramatic modernist treat. On a sloping hillside, the “front” opens up with soaring windows. On the entry…
Carpenters adapt their tools and water-shedding strategies to work with standing-seam steel panels.
The air-sealing efforts pay off with Passive House–level airtightness
A warped timber-frame wall creates privacy and helps to meet setback requirements in a tight neighborhood.
Wood milled from trees on the family property adds character and a personal touch to our new home.
Strategic use of engineered lumber and steel connectors in this high-performance home allow for open living spaces while also meeting seismic requirements.
A red pen, a plan, and careful air-barrier installation are essential when building an energy-efficient home
The builders of the 2018 FHB House illustrate how unique hardware from Maine Deck Brackets helps them to reduce thermal bridging and leave room for exterior insulation.
Demetriades + Walker create a home for today in an 18th-century neighborhood.
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