The finest NW Natural Parade of Homes… ever?

Going out and checking in on construction every week or so has left me with one impression – this is going to be an outstanding show! I’ve been promoting home shows and home tours for more than 25 years and some key things stand out about this show – its surroundings and architecture! First, [...]

By |2018-06-25T18:54:18+00:00June 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The finest NW Natural Parade of Homes… ever?

Soaring Eagle Homes reaches new heights with modern design

The 2018 NW Natural Parade of Homes is coming up in September and we have 10 amazing homes that will make this year’s show absolutely a must see! In our first blog of the season, we highlight one of the Soaring Eagle Homes entries…. The Maker. This 2,300 square foot home will exemplify a [...]

By |2018-04-10T18:42:51+00:00April 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Soaring Eagle Homes reaches new heights with modern design

NW Natural Parade of Homes is under construction! Now 11 homes slated for the 2018 show!

Two things you can always count on during a January groundbreaking ceremony – rain and a fantastic turn out of people. Yes, the 2018 NW Natural Parade of Homes had its official construction kick-off on January 24th and yes, it was raining as usual, and yes, we had a wonderful turnout from BIA members, participating [...]

By |2018-02-13T22:50:50+00:00February 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NW Natural Parade of Homes is under construction! Now 11 homes slated for the 2018 show!

2017 NW Natural Parade of Homes – People’s Choice Award Winners!

Here are the People's Choice Award Winners! The 2017 NW Natural Parade of Homes presented by DeWils and HomeStreet Bank wrapped up in late September, and on October 19 the Building Industry Association (BIA) recognized the outstanding work of the builders and the homes they created during a special dinner celebration. We would like [...]

By |2017-10-21T22:34:56+00:00October 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2017 NW Natural Parade of Homes – People’s Choice Award Winners!

The Mantra for Outdoor Living: Recharge and Relax

The Mantra for Outdoor Living: Recharge and Relax Written by Carollyn Farrar, NW Natural marketing program manager Thinking about a backyard refresh? Check out the 2017 NW Natural Parade of Homes this September. Experience the hottest trend today, outdoor living. Today’s outdoor room extends the kitchen, dining and family room and provides opportunities for [...]

By |2017-09-29T23:53:11+00:00September 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Mantra for Outdoor Living: Recharge and Relax

Today’s Natural Gas Clothes Dryer – Less Wrinkle, More Green

Today’s Natural Gas Clothes Dryer – Less Wrinkle, More Green Written by Carollyn Farrar, marketing program manager, NW Natural It’s not often that people shop for and purchase updated laundry equipment. Think all clothes dryers are the same? They may look the same from the outside, but what happens inside is very different. Drying [...]

By |2017-09-29T23:48:57+00:00September 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Today’s Natural Gas Clothes Dryer – Less Wrinkle, More Green

Builders and Buyers Strong Preference For Natural Gas Homes

Written by Carollyn Farrar, NW Natural marketing program manager. NW Natural is excited to support the Building Industry Association of Clark County and their builders participating in the premier SW Washington home tour: the 2017 NW Natural Parade of Homes. This year, Parade of Homes builders have embraced customer preference for natural gas homes. Every [...]

By |2017-09-09T01:17:13+00:00September 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Builders and Buyers Strong Preference For Natural Gas Homes

HomeStreet Bank visits the NW Natural Parade of Homes!

Executives from HomeStreet Bank had the opportunity to visit the NW Natural Parade of Homes in late July to see the progress of the homes! Here is a great video highlighting their visit, plus learn how they support the building industry, new home construction, and of course - the NW Natural Parade of Homes! [...]

By |2017-09-07T01:31:54+00:00September 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HomeStreet Bank visits the NW Natural Parade of Homes!

Cascade West Development brings three inspired floor plans to life

Cascade West Development has been involved with the NW Natural Parade of Homes for many years, and each year they always present their finest craftsmanship, design standards and innovation. This year, is of course, no different, except that they are wearing two hats – as builder and developer. For those who don’t quite know the [...]

By |2017-07-31T18:10:38+00:00July 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cascade West Development brings three inspired floor plans to life

Quail Homes brings the science of energy efficiency and comfort to the Parade

The construction processes and science of building an energy efficient and comfortable home are more advanced than ever. Quail Homes – considered one of the top homebuilders specializing in energy efficiency and single level home construction is one of our builders in this year’s 2017 NW Natural Parade of Homes! When you tour the Quail [...]

By |2017-07-31T18:10:39+00:00May 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Quail Homes brings the science of energy efficiency and comfort to the Parade