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Homeowner Publications

Remodelers Directory & HomeMatters Magazine

You have a dream. A vision of what your home should be. And you now have access to remodelers in your city who can make it happen.


Seattle Times Homework

Our weekly Seattle Times column featuring fresh ideas, weekend DIY projects, and expert advice on all things home. Look forward to HomeWork every Sunday.

Member Submissions 

Articles are consumer-based and run 500–600 words, with content focused on novice to intermediate projects and ideas for area homeowners. There is no fee to be featured—this is a member benefit and a fantastic way to spotlight your business. Each contributing member will receive a byline that includes their company name and link to their website.

To be featured:

  1. Claim your date! Contact our marketing team at
  2. Come up with a good topic
  3. Write the article and submit it and any relevant photos to our marketing team by the deadline

Check out recent submissions below for some inspiration!

  • How to Restore Your Worn Hardwood Floors

    Posted on Mar 2, 2017 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Maintain
    • Homeowners
    Hardwood floors take the brunt of many blows, including shoe scuffs, heavy furniture scratches, dust, dogs' nails, and all kinds of assorted blotches, but they don't often get the respect they deserve (heck, we walk all over them!) until it's too late.
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  • What’s Design-Build Remodeling—and Is It Right for Your Home?

    Posted on Feb 2, 2017 in:
    • Remodel
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Homeowners
    Home-remodeling projects don't begin with hammers and saws. They begin with dreams and ideas. But those dreams and ideas need to be developed into concrete plans. That's where using a design-build remodeler can be a huge advantage.
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  • Do Your Research, Set Expectations Before Building a Home

    Posted on Jan 19, 2017 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Build
    • Homeowners
    In today's competitive marketplace, it might start looking attractive to simply buy a vacant lot and build your home. How hard could it be, right? There are several key things to consider before pulling the trigger on a plan to build your own home.
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