Building With the Future in Mind Since 1955
For nearly six decades we’ve been setting the standard in Whatcom County for remodeling, repairs, and custom homes. Our award-winning team is dedicated to reflecting our community’s commitments to sustainability and the value of long-term thinking.
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May 4, 2015 - When I was born in 1951 new homes averaged about 300 square feet per person. Compare this to about 900 square feet per person in 2003… a tripling in size in just 50 years. With this super-sizing comes the inherent fact that our homes generate more pollution and global warming gases than our cars! Our [...] Read More
April 17, 2015 - I’m 64 years old now. Beyond 60, the youth of old age. Approaching retirement; defining retirement; exploring succession planning. What will A-1 Builders and Adaptations Design Studio look like during, and after, Cindi and I extract ourselves from the helm. Will this extraction be slow or sudden? Will we reduce our hours along a descending, [...] Read More
April 3, 2015 - A-1 Builders turns 60 this September and it’s time to celebrate this new decade by giving back to our community… again! While 60 may be referred to as the youth of old age for humans, not so for businesses and organizations. Although in a legal sense corporations may be considered persons, they sure don’t age [...] Read More