Author Archives: David Johnson

Gary Nelson Completes Rotation as Chairman of Local Habitat for Humanity Chapter

Nelson Lumber Construction announces its General Manager, Gary Nelson, has successfully completed his term as the President of the Board of Directors of Skagit Habitat for Humanity. During his term, SHH continued the development of 11 affordable new homes in the Southerland Development project.  Gary will continue to serve as a Member of the Board of […]

2019 Quiet Award Winner

Nelson Lumber Construction was awarded the 2019 Quiet Award as part of the William F. Brown Awards for significant contribution to historical preservation in Everett, Washington. The award was granted for the rehabilitation of the protected property at 2108 Rucker. The historic home was renovated down to the foundation and studs while preserving its architectural […]

Pilchuck Glass School Lodge Rehabilitation

Nelson Lumber Construction announces a new contract with Pilchuck Glass School in Stanwood, Washington. The project will be focused an major capital improvement and historic rehabilitation to The Lodge Building which Nelson Lumber Construction built as the original general contractor in 1977.  Originally designed by Seattle architect Tom Bosworth (Bosworth Hoedemaker), the building was recognized […]

Monte Cristo Award Winner

Nelson Lumber Construction was awarded the 2018 Monte Cristo Award for Rejuvenation and Transformation of a historic property in Everett. The award was for the rehabilitation of the historic Hilzinger Home which had been vacant and blighted for nearly 20 years in North Everett’s Bayside neighborhood. The rehabilitation preserved the home’s architectural integrity while enhancing […]

Gary Nelson named Chairman of the Board of Skagit Habitat for Humanity

Gary Nelson named President of the Board of Director for Skagit Habitat for Humanity.  Funded by private donations and staffed by volunteers, SHH is a national NGO focused on proving affordable housing for individuals and families through new home construction using volunteers. Gary brings over 40 years of experience in custom and affordable home construction, […]

Commendation from Seattle AIA, 1996

“A distinguished jury has selected ten recent projects by Washington architects for design excellence, announced at the AIA Seattle 1996 Awards for Washington Architecture presentation on October 28 at Meany Theater on the University of Washington Campus. Jerry Finrow, Dean of the University of Washington College of Architecture and Urban Planning, moderated the 45th annual […]