Carlton Farmhouse

Some of our favorite long-term clients recently decided to act on their dreams of leaving the stressful city life of Portland and moved to the rural country town of Carlton, Oregon. They acquired a lovely farming property complete with an authentic 1950’s farmhouse full of charm. Unfortunately, along with that charm came the many challenges […]

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LAMBERT PROJECT

On this project we took a crouched stair entry to a semi usable second floor and turned it into a fully functioning family room with an upgraded bath. Now there’s plenty of room for even the tallest of guests to enjoy comfortably. All done while keeping with the original style and design of this historical […]

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INTERIOR SHORING

Here is a picture of interior shoring for a project in the West Hills Portland. Careful preparations of the interior floor surfaces were completed. Next was the additional layering of load dispersing panels and floor beams. Large shoring columns were put in place along with lots of flair and column bracing. Outside the large panoramic […]

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Stairs Done Right

This slideshow shows progression of stairs done improperly into stairs done right with proper preparation. Proper preparation yields a solid result. Stair Framing – Take your time and be thorough…Generally speaking, when rebuilding concrete steps, it is imperative to provide a proper foundation. Form supports, placed properly will prevent the frame from bowing when you […]

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