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Our Favorite Paint Colors

Paint is one of the simplest ways to transform the look and feel of any room. But it’s not always easy to decide. If you have 7 different swatches painted on your wall and are paralyzed by which one to go with, we get it! Paint is often like a trendy hair style – you […]


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Behind the Design: West Linn Whole House Remodel

When homeowners Gary and Johnyne purchased this one-level in West Linn, they knew they had a project on their hands. However, they could see the potential and knew that this home had more pros than cons. One-level living is hard to find, especially in the desirable West Linn area. Once the remodel is complete, they […]


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Meet Mountainwood’s Newest Designers

We are excited to announce that we have two new faces to the Mountainwood Homes design team! When we were interviewing designers for our open position, our lead designer couldn’t decide which one to hire since she loved both applicants, so we brought them both on board! While they’re new to us, Vicki Enger and […]


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Engineered Materials Dominate

According to the 2019 U.S. Houzz Kitchen Trends Study, quartz counters have overtaken natural stone as the top choice for upgraded counters, and engineered materials are now ahead of traditional hardwood for floors. The survey of over 1,300 U.S. homeowners using Houzz who are in the midst of, are planning, or recently completed a kitchen project. Quartz Countertops Leap Ahead of […]


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Trends from the International Builders Show

Our team is back from the 75th annual International Builders’ Show (IBS) in Las Vegas where we saw the latest trends in the residential home building, design, and construction industries. With more than 100,000 people attending Design & Construction Week, the exhibit halls were jammed and filled with high energy. The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show […]