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custom paver driveway, Harmony Design & Build

Custom Paver Driveway

At Harmony Design & Build one of our specialties is the design and installation of custom patios, driveways and walkways.  For this custom paver driveway project we used multi-colored pavers in different sizes and incorporated a border along the edges. Adding a custom paver driveway is a long term investment in your property that will […]

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clean foundation, home addition, Harmony Design & Build

Home Addition

A successful home addition project needs to start with a solid foundation. For this project, we were adding square footage to the living room plus adding a master bed room and an additional master bathroom with a walk-in shower.    This photo shows a real clean foundation, with vents incorporated in the cement footing to adequately vent […]

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dry rot reconstruction, green lake, Harmony Design & Build

Dry Rot – Porch Repair

Located in the Green Lake area of Seattle, these porches face south with direct exposure to the elements including wind-driven rain. We recommend ALL homeowners to be proactive with maintenance issues to eliminate potential dry rot and mold from forming, which can then lead to structural damage. For this project, constructive demolition was necessary. Re-framing and a […]

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soffit installation, harmony design & build, lake stevens, wa

Soffit

This photo shows 1″ x 6″ tongue & groove pine soffit material, recessed lighting, recessed speakers as well as skylights and finishing trim work around the skylight shaft. We will put a natural urethane coating on this product and it will age beautifully.

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porch skylight, Harmony Design & Build, Lake Stevens, WA

Small Works Division

This is a front porch that we reframed, incorporated soffit lighting with floodlights for safety, and enclosed soffit. We installed a 4′ x 4′ skylight including two layers of torch down around the new skylight and blended it back into the existing granulated torch down, gutters and downspouts, maintaining natural light into their entry area.  

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bay window reconstruction, Harmony Design & Build, Lake Stevens, WA

Rebuild & Reconstruct

The Problem: This bay window was badly in need of reconstruction. We detected dry rot in the lower walls, no insulation, and the old LP siding was simply acting like a sponge. It was absorbing water, accelerating rot, and attracting rodent activity. Our Solution: Harmony removed the siding and the old compromised felt paper as […]

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