Downtown Bellingham Partnership’s new bar

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Local business partners

This spring Nick Hartrich, the new Executive Director of the Downtown Bellingham Partnership, approached us about building a bar for the Downtown Bellingham Partnership office. His goal was to make the space more inviting and useful. He has a vision of hosting events from Morning Jam to afternoon happy hour in the space.  He also […]

Blakely Island trim material

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Current projects, Local business partners

Arthur Johnson, of Artworks Construction, and Adam have been hard at work on the trim and finish carpentry at the Whatcom Center for Early Learning and it’s beautiful.  The trim material also has a great story. The material was harvested in the San Juan Islands, on Blakely Island. Our friend Carson Sprenger, the owner of Rainshadow Consulting, […]

Remodel + CEC Pilot Project

In 2015 the Community Energy Challenge (CEC) is considering proposing a Remodel + CEC pilot project. The pilot will be in partnership with the WSU Energy Program and the Building Performance Center and funded through the Community Energy Efficiency Program (CEEP). We are excited about the Pilot Project because completing extensive building performance work during a remodel […]

Future of Business Speaker Series Notes

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Community Events, Local business partners, Opinions

At the recent Sustainable Connections Future of Business speaker series event Aaron Fairhchild, of Green Canopy Homes, discussed how the Triple Bottom Line applies to Green Canopy Homes and gave tips for making it apply to others. In addition to the keynote speaker a panel of local business leaders shared ideas on recycling, energy efficiency, water conservation, green […]