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The Port Madison House

The Port Madison house design approach was derived from forms and volumes used throughout centuries by those who have lived on the shores of Puget Sound. The simple shed shapes and resultant volumes provide an elegant manner in which to celebrate light, air, and views. The

Architect Magazine video

BC&J Principals Stella Carosso and Peter Brachvogel discuss the company’s design philosophy with Architect Magazine. Hear about the philosophy behind the design of BC&J homes. Click Here to watch the video.

Newsworthy Design

A contemporary take on Northwest Regionalism, BC&J’s design for a Point Monroe waterfront compound is an elegant solution. Peter Brachvogel and Stella Carosso worked together with Carley Construction and Bliss Garden Design to reach the owners' goals of plenty of room for adult children and their

Willamette Wonder

This BC&J-designed cottage-style home on the Willamette River is made for entertaining. BC&J Architecture designed a floating home that is now located at its permanent location on the Willamette River in Portland. The home was constructed at a Marina an hour from the final home location.

Island Makeover – BC&J featured in Portrait Magazine

Architect Peter Brachvogel, AIA, was hired to remodel a Bainbridge Island home that sits on eight luscious acres of forested parkland, that include rustic trails, an apple orchard and a small vineyard. Together with Clark Construction, LLC and Taylor Anne Interiors , they accomplished magnificent results. Read

Point Monroe Main House Day - BC&J Architects

Final Piece of Point Monroe Family Compound Complete

Four years ago, we began the design process of the main house to align with the owner's retirement and move back to the Seattle area from Chicago in 2015. See the boathouse and carriage house, designed in 2006, here. The boathouse drew attention and

BC&J Architecture Home Featured in PNW Magazine

BC&J Architecture was featured in PNW Magazine, and the story behind the design and creation of the house is as charming as the house itself. The article explains how a family cabin led to the design of the house, and why the house was called Project

BC&J Wins Best of Houzz

BC&J Architecture has won “Best Of  Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. We were chosen by the more than 35 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and

New Home on Flathead Lake

BC&J Architecture is the parent company to The Perfect Little House Company, which sells architect designed stock plans online. As seen in this Cove house design and attached Azalea garage, BC&J Architecture worked with the owners to modify the stock plans to take full advantage