Kitchen Remodel – Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Sheet Rock

The installation and the location of the mechanical, electrical and plumbing components in a complete kitchen remodel are vital to the project’s success.  Sitka only uses licensed specialty tradesman to perform these tasks.  Over the years Sitka has developed a fantastic team of sub-contractors and vendors while staying true to what we do best; general…

Traditional style kitchen remodel during demolition

This kitchen remodel takes place in a nearly 100 year old Portland, Oregon home.  Working on older homes has its advantages and disadvantages.  From Sitka’s perspective the advantage is the shear character that homes of this period possess.  The disadvantage is that that the technology during the original construction is not what it is today.  Energy efficiency, electrical,…

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…