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  • Tips for Choosing Bathroom Cabinets

    Well-designed  bathroom cabinets maximize crucial storage space in the room most likely to suffer from clutter. Unfortunately, bathroom storage is often limited to the space underneath the sink and a mirrored medicine cabinet. Installing custom cabinets can completely change how your bathroom looks and feels. As professional providers of remodeling services in Portland, we’ve gathered…

  • Key Considerations for a Custom Kitchen Island

    What does your dream kitchen look like? If you’re like most people, it includes a custom kitchen island. From feeling like the star of your own cooking show to enjoying extra dining and preparation space, there are plenty of reasons why a kitchen island should be included in your kitchen remodel. Custom kitchen islands boost…

  • Attic Conversions: 4 Things to Consider

    Many homes have large, unused attics that are perfect for creative home remodeling projects. Attic conversions are a great way to add an extra bedroom, storage room, office space, craft room, or even bathroom suite. Before you dive headfirst into such a project, keep in mind that attic renovations require thoughtful planning. Consider the following…

  • Home Repairs You Should Not Attempt Yourself

    When was the last time you pulled your own teeth? Drew your own blood? Gave yourself a – cough-cough – physical? Chances are, never. You know that when it comes to your health, some things are better left to a professional. Well, home repairs are no different. There are many simple maintenance tasks you can…

  • Why You Should Consider a Kitchen Cabinet Update

    Even if you’re not interested in a full-on remodel, updating your kitchen cabinets can be a great way to fall in love with your kitchen again, especially if you’ve been living with the same old cabinets for years.  Not only do new cabinets look great, but custom cabinetry can help solve flow and organization problems…

  • Five Uses for Ceramic Tile in Your Home

    Ceramic tiles have long been loved for their beauty and durability. In fact, people have been using ceramic tiles for millennia. For instance, the Romans were famous for installing intricate mosaic ceramic tile designs on their floors, which are often excavated perfectly intact thousands of years later. Talk about a long-lasting material! The Egyptian Pharaohs…

  • Oregon Home Remodeling: 3 Trends in Northwest Renovation

    The recession has lead many people to seek simplicity and efficiency. Rather than the extravagant additions and opulent materials of the ‘nineties, home remodelers in the Pacific Northwest are reporting a thirst for soothing, simple designs. Portland home remodeling styles reflect this broader bent toward a simpler life. This article presents three major remodeling trends…

  • Solving Your Bathroom Lighting Dilemmas

    When it comes to bathroom remodeling, enhancing the lighting is one of first steps to take to produce a well-manicured change. A well-lit bathroom accents the décor, feels inviting and complements your reflection in the vanity mirror. Once just a mere washroom the size of a closet, bathrooms today are multifunctional and are considered a…

  • Three Lighting Ideas to Make Your Kitchen Pop

    These days, the kitchen is the social hub of any home—party guests congregate there, and families share details of daily life there. To provide a warm, inviting atmosphere for social engagement, kitchen lighting fixtures should “pop out” as unique. Yet the kitchen must provide utility as well as beauty. There must be sufficient lighting for…

  • 15 Home Remodeling Don’ts

    Looking to improve your home with some creative home remodeling? Thinking about bringing in a contractor? Be careful. According to the Better Business Bureau, home improvement businesses are one of the highest consumer complaint areas. BBB president David Polino reports that, many contractors earn great ratings, “stand behind honest ethical standards, and are committed to…