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The FIR Program: A Game-Changer for Your Next Portland Remodel

July 22, 2020
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If you’ve ever remodeled part of your home, chances are the inspection process wasn’t something you looked forward to. It usually involves several inspectors, multiple reviews, and countless meetings and sign-offs. All of that can extend the time of your remodel project and incur unforeseen delays. Enter the FIR program. Get ready for some good…

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3 Ways to Identify a Load Bearing Wall

July 14, 2020

One of the most common issues when it comes to home remodeling is how to identify a lead bearing wall. Maybe you want to open up a kitchen area, create an open concept floor plan in your home, or remodel a basement. Each of these projects will likely require the removal of one or more…

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How Does the Covid-19 Virus Effect my Project?

March 18, 2020

Here’s a brief introduction to Lamont Bros Design and Construction. We’re continuing to service our clients and help people transform their homes in the Portland Metro Area even during the uncertainty of the Covid-19 virus epidemic. How are we doing that? We’re leveraging technology to help clients. Watch this video to find out. Links referenced…

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Remodeling Costs in 2020

February 4, 2020

The 2020 Cost Versus Value Report Remodeling Magazine has released the 2020 Cost Vs. Value report for the US and each major metro area–including the Portland Metro. This report has routinely provided helpful costing information for homeowners considering a remodel. Remodeling Magazine creates this report each year by bidding out about 20 different common remodeling…

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