Matt & Eileen, the owners of the Far Reach House moved in April 1st. “I have to admit the April Fool’s Day date made me a little nervous,” Eileen smiled. “Everything had gone so smoothly through the whole building process and we all know how the Universe has a sense of humor. But I just had to make a minor blood offering when I closed my knife on my thumb.”
“Scott told us we would be surprised how a finished SIPs home felt. He was right.” said Matt. “Eileen and I spent the better part of the first week trying to come up with words that truly described the quiet and peaceful atmosphere inside the house. We decided it was a lot like waking up in the morning and knowing, without having to look out the window, it had snowed in the night.
“We’ve been nothing but pleased with how the house was built and the energy efficient performance. As nerdy as it is, we get all goofy when the PSE (Puget Sound Energy) and the water bills come because we can’t wait to see how low the charge is.” Read the rest of this entry »