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Home Remodeling 101

Northwest Homecrafters strives to be a resource for our clients.  Remodeling a home is one of the most impactful decision a person can make, and Northwest Homecrafters would like to offer the following articles and tips to assist those considering such a large undertaking.

Please visit this page on a regular basis, as articles and tips will be added regularly.

Pre-Construction Planning
City of Seattle Home Resource Profile
The Home Resource Profile is a detailed, customized report that shows you how your household uses energy, water and solid waste. It is available to any Seattle City Light or Seattle Public Utilities residential customer. Whether you live in a house, condomonium or apartment, this free service will give you useful information about your utility bills and how to save money.
Smart homeowners build relationships with builders
Guide to contractors: Finding a good one, work tips and problem-solving
How to run a check on contractors
Runaway remodeling

Environmental Topics
Realty and remodeling companies offering ways to fight global warming

Solar Voltaics & Water Heating
Up on the Roof, New Jobs in Solar Power

Energy Efficiency
No Furnaces but Heat Aplenty in ‘Passive Houses’
Wasting Our Watts
How to Go Green in Hard Times
I Need an Energy Audit, Stat!

Featured Article on NHI
Space: The Final Frontier