Neil Kelly
Sep 26, 2014

Energy Star is an international standard for energy efficient products and services in the U.S. But you already knew that, didn't you? What you may not know, is that the Neil Kelly Company this week is honored as one of…

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Neil Kelly
Jul 02, 2014

[caption id="attachment_6353" align="aligncenter" width="1400"] Photo Courtesy of Oregon Tile and Marble[/caption] One of the challenging aspects of being a designer is keeping up with new products, materials, and services for the home.  One crucial venue for checking out the latest…

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Neil Kelly
Apr 08, 2014

Kitchen cabinets are usually the first target of a kitchen remodeling project, and for good reason:  In many cases the cabinet styles were so faddish (remember—a fad is not a trend) that they are stylistically out of date.  And in…

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Neil Kelly
Mar 12, 2014

Kim Herman lives in a house of windows: 36 drafty, unframed single panes in just 1,150-square feet. It’s a home inspired by mid-century California architectural icon and developer Joseph Eichler, whose style was typified by floor-to-ceiling windows to “bring the outside…

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Neil Kelly
Mar 07, 2014

Every once in a while our Home Performance folks get asked the question:  "Just how durable are the solar panels you install?" Well, that's an excellent question...and one that our partner--SolarWorld--found a rather creative way to answer. We do not…

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Feb 11, 2014

You've likely heard the phrase "jelly side down"; the notion that if a piece of toast was dropped on the floor the majority of the time it would land "jelly side down". Well, now consider how to use this phrase…

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Feb 10, 2014

When you think of residential remodeling you probably don't think of the word, "yodel".  But the creative geniuses at Grady Britton--our advertising agency--came up with this super- slick Seattle Neil Kelly Commercial that is drawing rave reviews. Those of you…

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Neil Kelly
Jan 29, 2014

Our new Seattle Home Design Center is open for business! And before opening the doors to the public we decided to throw a little party.  In case you couldn't make it, here's the video: The five thousand square foot Seattle…

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Neil Kelly
Jan 23, 2014

Bill and Rae purchased their condo in the lower Queen Anne neighborhood for its walk-ability and vibrant environment.  The condo was a little dated, but it had great open space, and the Seattle couple planned to use it as a…

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Neil Kelly
Jan 07, 2014

Energy efficiency is important in every home, even when that homeowner is the Governor of Oregon.  Honestly, Mahonia Hall was donated to the state thirty years ago, and is technically owned by the good citizens of Oregon.  So when it…

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