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4 Ways to Seamlessly Decorate for the Holidays (Inside Tips from a Designer)

Decorating for the holidays can be a fun, family activity we look forward to every year, but as the collection of cheer grows, so can the clutter.  We asked one of our Designers, Kate Grove for some professional tips on how to seamlessly incorporate your holiday decorations into your home. Incorporate your existing color palette….

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Sub Spotlight & Giving Thanks: Fisher Roofing

November marks the season of giving thanks, and we at Metke would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude to one of our favorite subcontractors, Fisher Roofing. Fisher has been in business for over 30 years serving the greater Portland metro area.  Current owner Michael Hampton started as a technician for Fisher in…

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Walking The Supply Chain Tight Rope (5 Tips to Protect Your Project)

How Does the Construction Supply Chain Work? The big rain cloud over today’s building industry is all about inflation and the strain it’s been putting on the supply chain. Demand is increasing while cargo ships are circling the waters outside of ports because the docks are so backlogged with inventory. With a global economy, the…

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Kitchen Remodel Pricing Guide

How much does a luxury kitchen remodel cost? When deciding to remodel any part of your home, the price will always be a consideration. There are varying degrees, of course. You could be fixing up your first home, preparing a home as an investment property, or turning the family home into your forever home. When…

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The four biggest mistakes people make when designing an outdoor kitchen

Not assessing the site for the kitchen. It is important that you look at the relationship between your indoor kitchen and outdoor kitchen. Here are some questions you should consider while accessing this relationship: Is there a path that makes it easy to transport items in between the two spaces? Do you wish to use…

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Oregon Home Magazine "Lakeside Revision" feature

Metke Remodeling featured in Oregon Home Magazine

Metke Remodeling was recently featured in Oregon Home Magazine, which took a closer look at our “Lakeside Revision” project as well as an overview of our design-build process. We take great pride in giving our clients exactly what they want. In this case, our clients needed to change the feel of their entire home. Dark,…

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Stylish Is Not Cancelled – The Kitchen Remodel Takes Center Stage

After visiting KBIS this year we have recognized that home remodels are going to be a popular topic this year, and the kitchen is going to take the center stage! Kitchens are the place to gather in a home and consumers are ready to create the ultimate entertainment space. People want the ability to create…

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Remodeling Tips: How to Transform Your Kitchen With a Cabinet Makeover

Change the Design of Your Kitchen By Updating the Cabinets Many homeowners view things such as the lighting, major appliances, or an island as the main features of their kitchen. While these are definitely things that can add to the design, the real heroes of the kitchen are the cabinets. Whether you are looking to do…

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