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GREEN BUILDING AFTER HOURS!

Come learn about what Built Green is doing in Whatcom County. Enjoy refreshments, network with builders, design professionals and people interested in Building Green. There will be a brief presentation about the High Efficiency Home being built for KCLT This … Continue reading

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Cascade Joinery’s Work Featured

The brand new issue of Bellingham Alive has a nice piece written by Matthew Wend about merging nature into the design of a house. The article features our use of NanaWall’s system in a house Greg designed and we timber … Continue reading

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The Wonders of Oneness: The Power of Community

Has anyone attended the Sustainable Living Center series? The current series is entitled The Wonders of Oneness. It is a film series that focuses on peak oil resilience, community building and growing food locally in addition to other sustainable practices. … Continue reading

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What's New in the New LEED Draft ?

Over the past few months have you been hearing buzz about the new LEED rating system draft that was released by the U.S. Green Building Council? The draft for the next version was released and for the first time there … Continue reading

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Common Timber Frame Definitions

Are you looking into timber frame home designs for the first time but you aren’t able to keep up with the lingo? We understand that you may not understand certain terms specific to the timber frame industry, and we want … Continue reading

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Top 10 Green Building Trends for 2011

Now that the year is 2011, we are back from vacation and you are fresh off your polar dip or plunge, it’s time to dive back into green building. Since it is the beginning of the year predictions and trends … Continue reading

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Tips on Building a Green Timber Frame Home

Going green is the thing to do, and if you are about to begin building a new timber frame home you can go green from the start. The key to building a green home is in the construction and in … Continue reading

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Let Your Walls Clean the Air

How would you like to rid your home of strong odors from cooking, VOCs, and other air-borne pollutants by doing nothing? All you have to do is sit back and let your walls clean the air in your home. We’re … Continue reading

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We've Updated Our Blog!

Have you noticed that we’ve updated our blog? A few weeks ago we rolled out a new layout design for our blog to enhance your reading experience. The new design of the blog allows you to preview more of our … Continue reading

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Cascade Joinery's 100th Blog Post!

We launched our blog back in March and we’ve finally reached our 100th blog post! To celebrate the success of our blog we are going to recap our top 5 posts. Our top 5 posts are those that have been … Continue reading

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