Fixed-Price Vs. Cost-Plus Contract: What’s the Difference?
You’re considering a home renovation project and have started exploring different contractors to do the work. Some offer a contract with a clearly defined up-front cost based on a predetermined scope of work. Others allow you the freedom to design as you go. In this model, you pay for the contractor’s expenses plus an additional…Read More
How and Why to Build a Deck on your Oregon Home
Having a deck on your home can provide you with a great outdoor space to entertain guests, relax with family and friends, or simply enjoy nature. But when it comes to living in Oregon, many homeowners wonder if it’s worth it to build a deck on their home at all. In a region that experiences…Read More
What Type of Fireplace is Best for my Remodel?
A fireplace is a warm, inviting feature to have as part of your home. Though not something that is often top of mind during a home renovation, it’s a good idea to consider how a fireplace can affect the design of your remodel. Perhaps there are things about your fireplace you’d like to change. Or…Read More
What is the best workstation sink for my remodel?
A workstation sink is a surprisingly simple yet highly intuitive feature that is revolutionizing the modern kitchen. As they become more popular, many homeowners find themselves drawn to the idea of a workstation sink, but are unsure of how to select the best one for their home. Our team of experts at Lamont Bros. has…Read More
Gas, Electric, or Induction: Which Cooktop is Best for Your Kitchen?
Finding the right cooktop for your kitchen can be difficult. There are so many options to choose from, narrowing down your choices can feel like a daunting task. One of the most important choices you’ll face in this process is whether an electric, gas, or induction cooktop will be best for your needs. As a…Read More
What is the best type of exterior siding for your Portland home?
Due to its wet climate and wide temperature range, the Portland area can present several challenges to the maintenance of your home’s exterior. Finding the right type of exterior siding can help keep maintenance manageable and make your Portland home look great. As one of the leading remodeling firms in Portland, our team at Lamont…Read More