Celebrating Bellingham Professional Finishes

Posted by on Apr 22, 2019 in Local business partners

We are excited to share the news that Bellingham Professional Finishes was recently awarded the NWCAA Platinum Membership Award! They have worked diligently to lower their overall environmental impact while improving work environments for their crew. They have done this largely by eliminating their use of solvent-based products, opting instead to use waterborne, low VOC […]

Chris and Hilary’s new house

Posted by on Apr 3, 2019 in Opinions

We have a pretty awesome crew. Clearly I’m biased…but it’s true. Beyond being skilled craftspeople our crew is made of community builders, mountain athletes, creative thinkers, urban farmers, sensational chefs and overall, good people. When we asked folks to describe their co-workers they used descriptors like collaborator, committed, inquisitive, inventor, and laughter. These traits serve […]

Tips for planning your commercial project

Posted by on Mar 19, 2019 in Completed Projects

We’re passionate about building community. We also take pride in renovating functional, beautiful spaces. When we combine these two things into one project, it’s kind of the bee’s knees, like when a business remodels or builds a space! Over the years we’ve completed a handful of diverse commercial and tenant improvement (TI) projects, helping business […]

Empowering our crew to innovate

Empowering our crew to innovate

Posted by on Mar 11, 2019 in Energy efficiency and green building, Opinions

Last month the leadership team snuck away for a two-day retreat to define our goals for 2019 and lay out a roadmap for how to achieve them. Even though it can be tough to set aside this time, we’ve made a priority of having these retreats since starting the business and every year we reap […]