If you’re like most Seattle homeowners, you’re always looking for ways to increase the value of your home. While many home renovations will do just that, they won’t all provide the same bang for your buck. This blog post will cover the top six home renovations that add value to your Seattle home while increasing […]
The possibilities are endless when it comes to making your home what you want it to be. We encourage our clients to explore options, create mood-boards, take photos of designs that resonate with them as they go about designing their project.
This DADU was built in the Seattle neighborhood of Greenwood and encapsulates our clients love of skate boarding, legos, diving, music and surfing. The client wanted a space that he could entertain in and was the primary designer for this project with some oversight from the Harjo design team. The space is entirely custom-made, vibrant, and every piece has an amazing story. The Harjo Team is most happy when they are bringing their clients dreams to life! Check out some of these blog posts that delve into the endless possibilities home remodeling presents.
August 30, 2022
There’s nothing quite like the charm of an older Seattle home, but sometimes renovating an old house can come with a steep cost. A proper home renovation of an old or historic home is more than replacing hardware or updating fixtures. You must consider things like original windows, heating and cooling systems, plumbing, foundation repairs […]
August 23, 2022
Whether you are interested in adding an extra story to your house, looking to increase the size of your kitchen, or hoping to turn that screened-in porch into an Airbnb rental, there are many large-scale home addition ideas, especially for Seattle homes. A home renovation that adds significant square footage to your house can make […]
August 8, 2022
Accessory dwelling units (ADUs) are becoming more popular in Seattle as people look for ways to increase the amount of housing available in an increasingly expensive market, but what is an ADU? ADUs can take many different forms, but all offer a way to add extra living space and income. If you’re on the fence […]
Seattle is one of the most desirable cities in America, and as such, the demand for residential properties is increasing. Adding an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) can be a great choice for expanding your family’s living space or a viable short-term option for others moving into the area—one that provides you with additional income. What […]
July 15, 2022
A Craftsman House Renovation Story This home, a 1916 Craftsman located in Seattle’s neighborhood Phinney Ridge, needed an upgrade and more space. However, renovating a house to create a more functional space while maintaining the home’s original charm can be challenging to navigate, especially for a place over 100 years old. We were happy to […]
If you live in an older Seattle home, you know that space is often at a premium. And if you’re like many Seattleites, you’ve probably got some underutilized spaces in your home that could be put to better use. Here are some ideas for converting existing spaces in your Seattle home to rooms you’ll use […]
August 13, 2020
The Remodeling Excellence (REX) and Trades Remodeling Excellence (T-REX) Awards, presented by the Remodelers Council of the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties, is an annual event to celebrate craftsmanship and superior remodeling expertise in 11 categories. Harjo Construction was honored to win the 2020 award for Residential Remodel Excellence – ADU & […]
February 28, 2020
From quartz to reclaimed wood, these stylish countertops are more than easy on the eyes — they’re practical. Learn more about the advantages of these four countertop styles that we think will be making waves in the new year. Engineered Quartz Countertops A sleek and sophisticated alternative to marble and granite countertops, engineered quartz achieves […]
January 13, 2020
For a smooth renovation and to be able to clearly communicate with your contractor, you should carefully consider the following pre-remodel questions.