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...
Portland Is Healthy – Unique PDX Behaviors

Portland Is Healthy – Unique PDX Behaviors

By now, you may have heard the familiar phrase, “Keep Portland Weird” when describing Portland, Oregon. But after a recent survey of Portland’s healthy behaviors and habits, a new way to describe Portland just might be, “Keep Portland...
Uniquely Portland Home Decor Ideas

Uniquely Portland Home Decor Ideas

The Portland vibe is right out of a modern-day novel with progressive undertones and surreal nature all around it. The moody streets are offset by artistic color and passionate conviction. You can’t go downtown PDX without seeing the intertwining of industry and...
Bamboo Floors – Everything You Need To Know

Bamboo Floors – Everything You Need To Know

Bamboo wood flooring is a go natural kind of wood and yet it is so versatile in so many ways. Bamboo flooring is not new on the scene as far as flooring options but its enhancements in performance and assorted appearances has certainly grown. The ability for bamboo to...
The Best Portland To Oregon Coast Trip

The Best Portland To Oregon Coast Trip

Living in the Portland area has many benefits, not the least of which is being so close to the beautiful Oregon coast and the many cities, activities and sites it has to offer. But many of us struggle to come up with a Portland to Oregon Coast getaway that is quick,...
5 Considerations When Picking Engineered Wood Flooring

5 Considerations When Picking Engineered Wood Flooring

When you stand back and visually compare solid hardwood flooring vs engineered wood floors it’s often difficult to even tell them apart. Their color selections, style choices and grains are nearly mirror images to one another. in fact, many times you would need...