Winner of the 2010 Built Green Hammer Award, Blue Ridge Construction, Inc. is a family-owned, licensed and bonded real estate development and construction firm.  Focused primarily in western Washington state, Blue Ridge has built throughout the Pacific Northwest, Alaska and Japan.  Our construction portfolio is comprised of residential (single and multi-family), commercial, mixed-use and remodel projects with styles including custom log, craftsman, mid-century modern and contemporary.

Mike Hirata, founder of Blue Ridge Construction, started in the construction industry in the early 1970's.  Utilizing his lifetime of experience and expertise, each project is approached with a keen eye for functionality and quality while carefully managing costs to provide the best overall value for our clients.  

Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. Below is a sample of our construction portfolio. Please feel free to contact us for a complimentary consultation regarding your custom construction, remodel or repair project. 


Kensington is a 5,200+ square foot Seattle custom home with traditional craftsman detail including extensive wainscoting, picture rail and crown moulding, vintage lighting, leaded glass accent windows, and 3-over-1 wood windows.  It also offers modern conveniences of radiant heat throughout, retractable in-wall vacuum system, home automation, and distributed audio/video.  The top floor of this home is a full master suite including a large bedroom with a fireplace, a second laundry room, his and her walk-in closets, and a bathroom suite with pedestal sinks, pedestal bathtub, and jetted spa shower.


Orchard unites the nostalgia of early 1900’s detail with modern functional convenience.  Based on a turn of the century four square design, this 2700+ square foot, 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home features period details including bench window seats in the front bedrooms, luxurious hardwoods, classic wainscoting, grand columns, beautiful white, shaker cabinetry and glass doorknobs. Meeting Built Green standards, Orchard also offers a two car, tandem garage, a chef's kitchen, and a luxurious master suite with a 5 piece master bathroom.


Cloverdale is an experience in contemporary design and creature comforts.  These modern 1 and 2 bedroom lofts include concrete and bamboo floors, designer finishes, stainless steel appliances, radiant in-floor heat and on-demand hot water systems.  Additionally, these eco-friendly units received a 4 star Built Green rating.  Their design is simple and functional yet sophisticated and comfortable for those with an eye for modern architecture and a desire for urban living.


The Findlay project consisted of two single family homes featuring 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms in the vibrant Columbia City neighborhood of Seattle.  These homes are set apart by their gleaming hardwood floors, inviting and open floorplans, oil rubbed bronze finishes, on-demand hot water systems, beautiful wood trim and cabinetry, granite surfaces and designer colors.