How to Read Construction Drawings for Your Remodel
You’re getting ready to begin construction on your home remodel project. Your team even provided you with a copy of the construction drawings to see how the project will take shape. The problem is, you’re having trouble making sense of the documents and drawings. What you need is a crash course on how to read…Read More
Do I Own My Remodel Design Plans?
Thorough design plans are a crucial part of nearly every good remodel. For homeowners who work with a professional designer or architect to plan their remodel, there is often some confusion about whether they own the design plans. The question of who owns the remodel designs can sometimes affect the outcome of the project and…Read More
What is a Demo & Discovery Contract?
Is your home in need of repair? Whether it’s due to flooding, fire, dry rot, earthquake, or any other home disaster, repairs can feel like a Pandora’s Box. It’s often hard to understand the full scope of the damage until after you begin the work. For many homeowners, this is a scary thought. What if…Read More
How Much Does a Home Addition Cost in Portland?
As a homeowner in the Portland area, you’re beginning to outgrow your home. For one reason or another, there isn’t enough space to live life the way you want to, and you find yourself needing more. However, rather than move to a larger house while house prices and interest rates are on the rise, you…Read More
Top 3 Most Common Remodeling Problems & How to Avoid Them
Remodeling your home is a process that carries risks no matter how you approach it. If not done efficiently, you may end up spending more time, money, or effort than originally planned to complete the project. To avoid costly problems when remodeling your home, it’s important to educate yourself on the common challenges you may…Read More
Top 10 General Contractors for Remodeling in Portland
Finding the right contractor for your remodel can be a difficult task. You want someone who does high-quality work while still maintaining a reasonable budget for the project. In the Portland area, there are plenty of general contractors to choose from when remodeling your home. At Lamont Bros., we meet hundreds of homeowners every year…Read More