The Seattle Times

13 of 15
BENJAMIN BENSCHNEIDER / THE SEATTLE TIMES
Advertising

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Families make the homes they need for life's beginning and end

"The siding is reclaimed fir (and HardiePanel) that was extremely dirty," Kelly Forsyth says. "I power washed the boards before I preserved them. My dad came over one day, because he wanted to participate, and helped me with that." Contractor was Travis Gaylord of Alchemy Building Company. "He was incredibly positive," says Kelly, who helped throughout the building process.