Thriving Communities Video

Posted by on Mar 29, 2013 in Local business partners, Opinions

The Whidbey Island Institute created this video about thriving communities and we are so excited to have been involved!  A handful of Bellingham based businesses were interviewed for the video, sharing what a thriving communities means to them and why it matters.   Over and over throughout the video the trip bottom line, collaboration, and […]

Interview by Sustainable Business student Will Wheaton

Posted by on Oct 15, 2012 in Energy efficiency and green building, Opinions

Will Wheaton, one of Chuckanut Builders newest employees, found his way to ChuB by interviewing us!  Will was in a Sustainable Business class at Western Washington University and wanted to know more about Chuckanut Builders, how we started, and to understand how support the Bellingham community and why. You can read the entire interview here, […]

Reclaimed Materials Workshop Synopsis

Posted by on Oct 10, 2012 in Energy efficiency and green building, Opinions

Last week Chuckanut Builders hosted a Reclaimed Materials Workshop in conjunction with Sustainable Connections and it was great.  About 30 folks attended the workshop, representing homeowners, contractors, designers and more.  The focus of the workshop was to identify the obstacles surrounding the use of reclaimed materials and brainstorm solutions. Timing, cost and storage were pretty quickly […]

A good day to be Chuckanut Builders youngest builder

Posted by on Jun 28, 2012 in Opinions

This kiddo couldn’t be happier!  I think he’d go to work with Dad every day if he could.