Seattle | Washington 

NEXTHouse is a custom-designed and crafted home fusing the Northwest Modern tradition with the highest quality environmentally sustainable building technologies, features and finishes.

NEXTHouse is a 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home with a garage and shop located on a south-facing corner lot of 5,500 square feet.  It is designed to fully appreciate the land, reaching out to views and light, while providing a lush microclimate of Northwest appropriate landscaping.

Terraces, decks and patios encourage outdoor living in both formal and private settings. NEXTHouse is an urban sanctuary that preserves the Earth’s resources and provides for healthy living.



- Photovoltaic Solar Energy System

- Eco Roof (Garden Roof)

- Certified Lumber

- Cedar Rainscreen Siding

- Icynene Insulation System

- Hydronic Radiant Floor and Wall Heat

- EnergyStar rated 95% Efficient Gas Condensing Boiler

- Air to Air Heat exchanger with HEPA Filter

- Energy Efficient Windows

- Natural Ventilation

- Native and Drought Tolerant Landscaping

- IPE Hardwood Deck and Stairs

- FSC Certified White Tigerwood Flooring

- Low VOC Paint

- Custom European-style Cabinetry

- High Quality Water Based Finishes

- Energy Efficient Appliances

- Natural Fiber Wool Berber Carpets

Construction:  Paulsen Construction 
Photography:  Michael Shopenn / Michael Jensen