How PDX Carpet Became A Portland Icon

How PDX Carpet Became A Portland Icon

Each year, millions of people will travel through Portland International Airport. For many of these travelers, a stop at PDX, Travel & Leisure Magazine’s Top Airport in America, will provide for them much more than a unique and enjoyable experience, it will also...
How Kitchen Remodels Actually Improve Lifestyles

How Kitchen Remodels Actually Improve Lifestyles

While some studies might reveal that we are what we eat, a recent study on kitchen trends shows that we are as well, where we eat, too. Per the 2017 U.S. Houzz Kitchen Trends Study, a third of homeowners report leading a healthier lifestyle after a kitchen...
Portland And Driverless Cars – Are You Ready?

Portland And Driverless Cars – Are You Ready?

unlike a scene from The Jetsons, or some futuristic sci-fi thriller, Portland is prepares to open its streets to driverless cars. Although Portland, Oregon is not the first city to open its streets to this new autonomous technology, it is the first city to do so that...
Remodeling Your Kitchen Adds Home Value

Remodeling Your Kitchen Adds Home Value

Over the past decade, Portland has increasingly found itself on more and more top ten lists. These lists include top ten cities for travel, food, public transit, and many others. But did you know that Portland has also been listed by BuildFax as a top ten city for...
The Willamette River, Not Just A Portland River

The Willamette River, Not Just A Portland River

The Willamette River is something that many of us from the Portland area are very familiar with, as it is a basic part of the downtown PDX experience. Many of us in the Portland area are also at least somewhat familiar with Willamette Falls, if only through pictures...
Kitchen Remodeling: Granite Or Quartz Countertops

Kitchen Remodeling: Granite Or Quartz Countertops

While there are many components that make the kitchen one of the favorite rooms in the home, most often, it’s the countertops that take center stage. While remodeling, selecting a surface that is sustainable, durable and decorative are vitally important....
PDX: Home Of Guinness World Record Smallest Park

PDX: Home Of Guinness World Record Smallest Park

Leave it to Portland, Oregon, home of 37,000 acres of parks, to be home to the world’s smallest park. At just 24 inches across, Mill Ends Park holds the distinct honor of being listed in the Guinness World Records as actually being, the world’s smallest park. As...
Laminate Wood Flooring – What You Need To Know

Laminate Wood Flooring – What You Need To Know

Capturing the aesthetics of real wood, laminate wood flooring, with its layered construction for durability, is a stylish, affordable and popular choice for many homeowners and businesses. Though laminate flooring was invented in 1977 by the Swedish company Pergo,...
Portland, Oregon Named A Top Travel City

Portland, Oregon Named A Top Travel City

Portland, Oregon was named a top travel city by Lonely Planet placing it alongside other cities such as Bordeaux, France and Cape Town, South Africa. Placing 10th on the list, Lonely Planet had this to say about Portland, Oregon, “Portland doesn’t try to impress...
The Versatility Of Subway Tile

The Versatility Of Subway Tile

The subway tile is one of America’s most storied design options for kitchens and bathrooms alike. Chances are, a quick tour throughout your home, just might reveal this classic look being featured within your four walls. Subway tile is extremely versatile and provides...