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Remodeling For Retirement

Planning for and changing a living space to better accommodate the later years of life can be challenging. The search for appropriate living spaces that allow retirees to live safely and comfortably is one of the key challenges as retirement nears. For many baby boomers today the search is on for homes, condos or apartments […]

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NKBA Kitchen & Bath Month Seminar

Join us for an informative seminar during the National Kitchen and Bath Association’s Kitchen and Bath month! Myth Busting Home Remodeling How to Remodel with Confidence Want to remodel with confidence? Want to know how can you make sure you get it right the first time? Want to make sure you don’t spend too much? […]

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Bathroom Remodels Add Value to Portland Homes

Nearly 35 percent of Portland’s homes were built before 1940. The Northeast (52%) and the Southeast (47%) subareas have an even greater share of these older homes. So chances are highly like that you or a home owner you know in Portland has an older home that may need some sort of upgrades.  Neglect, water damage, […]

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How New Kitchen Cabinets Can Bring Value To Your Home

Often the first thing I notice when visiting a home for a potential kitchen remodel is the cabinetry and countertops as well as their age and condition.  I have heard this is also true with home buyers; cabinetry sets the tone for the space, is usually scrutinized first, and can directly affect a buying decision […]

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When to consider Remodeling your Portland Home

With home values continuing a steady albeit slow uptick and the economy holding steady, homeowners are becoming more comfortable with adding value to their home through home remodeling.  Whether it is a small upgrade or a large addition we are seeing more and more clients entering the world of remodeling and at least exploring options that […]

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Arnold Bath

 This master bath was in serious need of an update with an old, enormous jacuzzi tub that needed to go. In its place we designed a new showering area that is roomy and relaxing, without a bulky glass door to get in the way. The shower valve is located on the other side of the […]

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Westgate Kitchen

This kitchen remodel in Southwest Portland garnered us one of two awards from the Oregon Remodelers Association. The picture to the right is the kitchen before the remodel. The clients wanted all new flooring and cabinets with expanded storage options, larger casement windows to let in more light from the back patio, and modern lighting. […]

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Award-Winning Haystack Kitchen

This project not only garnered us a Best Kitchen Universal Design Award from the Oregon Remodelers Association, it gave one family a much more functional, spacious, contemporary kitchen. We designed both for ADA accessibility and standard functionality, completely rebuilding and reconfiguring the room and outfitting it with roll-under cabinetry at the sink and cooktop, as […]

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Square Deal Remodeling Wins Two Oregon Remodelers Association Awards!

On May 8, Square Deal Remodeling won two Oregon Remodelers Association Awards —  Best Kitchen Universal Design, and Best Kitchen 40k – 80k.  Both located in Southwest Portland, these two kitchens were very different projects with one thing in common: great clients! The kitchen for which we won the Best Kitchen Universal Design was a […]

Belmont Craftsman Kitchen Remodel

Over the last twenty years, Square Deal Remodeling has many remodeled dozens of Craftsman homes, yet we never cease to marvel at their timeless beauty and enduring style. These pictures of a recent kitchen in Craftsman in Portland’s Belmont neighborhood illustrates the nine-foot ceilings in this space, a wonderful feature of old Portland Craftsman homes. […]