The Benefits of Hardwood Flooring

The Benefits of Hardwood Flooring

Home improvement landscape is replete with options, with one particular upgrade consistently earning acclaim: hardwood flooring. The National Wood Flooring Association substantiates this preference, noting that 99% of real estate agents assert homes with hardwood...
The History of Oregon

The History of Oregon

Located in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States, Oregon is known for its diverse geography, abundant natural resources, and rich history that spans back thousands of years. From its indigenous peoples to its eventual settlement by European explorers and...
The History of Portland’s Foodie Culture

The History of Portland’s Foodie Culture

In Portland, food is more than just sustenance; it’s an expression of creativity, community, and a connection to the region’s rich history. The roots of Portland’s foodie culture can be traced back to the city’s early days, when Native American...
10 Tips for a Spring Ready Home

10 Tips for a Spring Ready Home

Spring is here! Is your home prepared? As the weather starts to warm up, it’s important to take steps to ensure that your home is ready for the change in temperature, humidity, and sunlight. From deep cleaning to outdoor maintenance, there are a variety of steps...
Going Green: Innovative Ways to Reduce Waste in Portland

Going Green: Innovative Ways to Reduce Waste in Portland

Living green in Portland, Oregon, comes naturally. With its lush greenery, thriving cultural hubs, and eco-friendly initiatives all around us, this city makes it both easy and enjoyable to make the most of our time here while also protecting the world we live in....
Pantone Color of the Year

Pantone Color of the Year

Last year we took a look at Pantone’s Color of the Year Veri Peri and how you could use it in your home. This year we have another vibrant shade-Viva Magenta. Whether you’re looking to add a pop of color or completely transform your space, this shade is...
How to Keep Your Home Looking Fresh All Year

How to Keep Your Home Looking Fresh All Year

Keeping your home at its best doesn’t have to be something you think about only when something breaks. How many of us love vacuuming and mopping the floors? Not many. But if we break it down into small steps, we can keep our house in great shape and take care of...
Living in Portland on a Budget

Living in Portland on a Budget

Living within a budget isn’t all doom and gloom! In fact, it can be quite freeing. Maybe you’re looking to increase investments or save for a much-deserved vacation; either way, having an eye on your finances will help make those dreams come true! However,...
Keeping Your Home Safe While You Deck The Halls

Keeping Your Home Safe While You Deck The Halls

As the holiday season approaches, many people are busy decking the halls and getting ready for Christmas, Kwanzaa and Hanukkah. But while you’re busy shopping for gifts and decorating your home, don’t forget to take steps to keep yourself and your...