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Portland Design Build Remodeling Blog

Planning a Master Bathroom Remodel? Establish These 8 Things First

Posted by Lane Cooper on Jun 2, 2020 1:32:00 PM

Taking the plunge, so to speak, into remodeling the master bathroom in your Portland home? Make sure you’ve thought through these eight major considerations.

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Topics: Bathroom Remodeling, Remodeling Tips, Planning a Remodel

14 Must-Haves for Your Master Bathroom

Posted by Lane Cooper on Apr 10, 2020 12:12:55 PM

Technically, the only real must-haves for a bathroom are a toilet, a sink, and a shower or bathtub. But if you were compiling a list of features for a master bath that’s worthy of the name, you would add a few things to make the room special.

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Topics: Bathroom Remodeling, Design

Inside this Luxury Remodel in Lake Oswego

Posted by Lane Cooper on Nov 15, 2019 9:39:00 AM

Most homeowners don't think of a whole home remodel as a relaxing experience. And yet, "relaxing" was the result for homeowners who took on a whole house remodel that included outdoor living space and a Porte Cochere in Lake Oswego. That's why, to take you inside this luxury remodel in Lake Oswego, we have to take you outside as well.

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Topics: Design-Build Portland, Home Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling

14 Secrets to a Luxurious Bathroom Design

Posted by Lane Cooper on Jun 24, 2019 9:57:00 AM

The master bathroom in your Portland, Oregon, home can be so much more than just a utilitarian space. When you plan the room’s remodel, think of it as a sanctuary where you can relax and refresh. Think luxury. Here are 14 features to consider working into your luxury bathroom design.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Luxury Home

Finding the Perfect Vanity Lighting for Your New Bathroom

Posted by Lane Cooper on Mar 22, 2019 1:58:00 PM

There are many factors to consider when planning the lights for your new bathroom, from light-layering options to fixture heights, shades, dimmers, and bulb temperatures. Read on for tips on finding the perfect vanity lighting for your new bathroom.

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Topics: Bathroom Remodeling

4 Ideas for Your Master Bath Addition

Posted by Lane Cooper on Sep 19, 2018 11:27:00 AM

The task of designing a master bathroom addition for your Portland, Oregon, home involves as much thinking about your lifestyle as planning of plumbing features. If two of you are living in the master suite, do you each need your own sink? Do you really think you’ll spend a lot of time soaking in a tub? Would you make use of a sitting area to rest or visit with another occupant of the bath? Assuming you like the trend toward spa-like master bath retreats, here are some layouts to consider.

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Topics: Bathroom Remodeling, Home Additions, Planning a Remodel

Design Ideas for a Sleek, Modern Bathroom

Posted by Lane Cooper on Jul 25, 2018 12:23:00 PM

The bathroom — with its hard, smooth surfaces, clean lines, and potential for sleek fixtures — is a great place to dabble in modern design. If you’re toying with the idea of going modern with your bathroom remodel, here are some ideas to consider.

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Topics: Bathroom Remodeling, Design

15 Home Features for Aging in Place [Plus Dozens More for 2019]

Posted by Lane Cooper on Jul 5, 2017 4:09:00 PM

More than three-fourths of Americans over age 50 say they want to stay in their own homes as they get older, but only 1 percent of the nation’s housing stock is set up with the features that would make aging in place safe and comfortable. If you’re considering a remodel of your Portland-area home, it’s the perfect time to build such features into your plans.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Remodeling Tips, Aging in Place

Lighting: An Important Part of Your Portland Home Remodel

Posted by Lane Cooper on Apr 13, 2017 4:40:00 PM

Typically homeowners are unaware of the significance of properly lighting their home. However, a well-executed design with style and function is a crucial aspect of your Portland home remodel.

Choosing which type of lighting is best-suited for each space can seem a bit overwhelming, once you realize the options and begin to learn about the benefits and drawbacks of all the different types available. That’s where the job of a quality and trusted design-builder comes in. Our specialty is based on uniting the disciplines of design and construction into one – we create the continuity between the vision of design and the realities of construction. Thus, let us help you decide.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Lighting, Remodeling Ideas