Category: Remodeling Projects

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

Picture of a shipping port at dusk

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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Metke Remodeling featured in Oregon Home Magazine

Oregon Home Magazine "Lakeside Revision" feature

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

outdoor custom bbq island Lake Oswego, OR

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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Get Your Home Ready for the Holidays & Indoor Entertaining

Holiday gathering around the table

5 Quick and Painless Remodeling Projects New paint: adding a fresh coat of paint can completely transform a space from dull to fabulous! Don’t stop with the walls though. If you are sick of your old oak cabinets, then paint them and voila you have a brand new kitchen! There are so many color options…

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How to Avoid the 5 Most Common Mistakes In Bathroom Remodels

Example of a dated bathroom

1. Not spending enough time in the design phase. When remodeling your bathroom, you must not only think of aesthetics but you need to consider functionality as well. Is a large shower important or are you a bath lover? Think of how you want to use the space and what the most important qualities and…

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What’s New in Tile

High quality shower stall with tiles that look like wood

Guest Blog by Lora Trautman, Contract Furnishings Mart There are many new looks and finishes in natural stone, porcelain tiles, and glass mosaics. Fun patterns like herringbone and hexagon, and finishes like lappato and unpolished, in the same lines, work great together to give a unique look. Large-format tiles are coming into style from the…

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