MDF or Plywood cabinets: Which is better?
So, you’re on the search for new cabinets. You might know what you want them to look like, but do you know what you want them to be made of? The two most common materials used to construct cabinets are plywood or medium-density fiberboard (MDF). Believe it or not, the material your cabinets are made…Read More
Portland Styles Guide: Current Interior Design Trends
With home prices on the rise, many homeowners are choosing to remodel their current homes rather than buy a new one. Here in the Portland Metro Area, where rich history meets all things innovative and trendy, we’ve noticed a distinctly diverse interior remodel style emerge over the last few years. At Lamont Bros., our design…Read More
How to design a kitchen remodel
A kitchen remodel can be incredibly challenging to design. Not only do you have to consider layout and functionality, but you also have electrical, plumbing, and appliances to consider. Tackling a job like this is an awful lot like wrestling a greased pig. At Lamont Bros., our team of seasoned designers work with homeowners every…Read More
How to save costs on a kitchen remodel budget
Remodeling your kitchen with limited funds is harder today than has been in the last several decades. But just because remodel costs have increased doesn’t mean that a new kitchen is beyond your budget. With a little flexibility and some design tips from our team at Lamont Bros., you can find a healthy balance between…Read More
Good, Better, Best Cabinet Ranking Explained
If you’ve been to a home design consultation, somebody may have presented cabinet options in good, better, and best categories. For homeowners, this is intended to make the selection process easier. However, it is important that you understand exactly what “good, better, and best” actually means in order to make an educated selection. As a…Read More
How do the holidays affect remodel construction?
The most wonderful time of the year is just around the corner, and if you’re in the process of a big remodel project (or considering one), you might have some questions about how the holidays could affect your construction timeline. At Lamont Bros, we get a lot of questions about the holidays, and with good…Read More