Remodeling Resources

Explore remodeling advice, trends and inspiration from the Model Remodel team. Whether you’re embarking on a full remodel or making a quick update your space, there’s something for every homeowner. We want you to love where you live.

MRM Interviewed for Remodeling Expertise

On May 29th, Model Remodel’s Jason Legat and Walter Goodwin were interviewed on KKNW’s Brasheconomics talk radio show. The show focuses on trends in real estate, mortgages, finance and the local economy.  Radio host Ben Brasher selected Jason and Walter because of their industry expertise, reputation and engaging personalities. Both Ben and producer Heather Moore

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Laurelhurst Remarkable Renovation

Laurelhurst Remarkable Renovation Built in 1947, this house had two very important things going for it: its Laurelhurst location and the family’s 10-year history living there. But it had limitations, too, requiring the family to consider a major remodel. With the client’s goals articulated, architect, Tim Hammer of CAST Architecture not only captured but enhanced

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MRM Ushers in Earth Month with Green Tour

MRM Ushers in Earth Day with a Eastside Harvest House Green Building Tour On March 29th almost 100 participants personally experienced the nearly completed Eastside Harvest House project.  The home’s design team hosted design / build professionals, realtors, city staffers and interested neighbors – all eager to see what’s been happening at this new construction

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Eastside Harvest House Tour

Please join Model Remodel and other members of our project design / build team for an up close and personal final public tour of the Eastside Harvest House in Kirkland. This single-family private residence is designed and built to some of the highest green performance standards in the Puget Sound region and is targeting both

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Laurelhurst Whole House Remodel

Laurelhurst Remodel: Another Model Remodel Cinderella Makeover Story Model Remodel is in the final phase of a whole-house remodel in Seattle’s Laurelhurst neighborhood. The small 1960’s home was built with little attention to detail, design and durability. The new homeowners’ dreams combined with the architect’s vision turned this boring little box into a home that’s

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Solar Arrives at the Eastside Harvest House

  Let the sun shine in! On February 6, 2012, our Eastside Harvest House project (formerly called the Northwest Harvest House) flipped the switch on the home’s solar photovoltaic (PV) system. Solar PV systems collect solar energy from the sun and convert it to electricity that feeds back into a building site or into our

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Model of a Green Seattle Business

The Puget Sound Business Journal features Jason Legat and his company, Model Remodel in their Growing Your Business segment.  The author is real estate reporter, Jeanne Jones and the photographs are by Anthony Bolante on location at the Eastside Harvest House project. Here is a link to the article but you will need a subscription

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MRM Participates in Neighborhood Home Fair

Model Remodel is supporting the Phinney Neighborhood Association’s Home Design and Remodel Fair and Public Radio through a series of radio announcements on KPLU and KING FM inviting the community to join us this Sunday, January 29th from 10a – 4p. Listen to our current public radio spot: For MP3 click here Our booth will

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