Creating a Mudroom

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a spot to put your wet raincoat and muddy shoes as you walk in the door? Don’t overlook the importance of creating a mudroom! In the Pacific Northwest, this has become a necessary home feature that can keep you organized while the rest of your home clean. So, what’s […]

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Life Changes Serve as Reasons to Remodel

There’s always something! Life changes are one of the biggest motivators to remodel.  Here are some common life scenarios that cause homeowners to remodel.  Mom or dad needs to move in with you?   Kid’s off to college? (and your house is your own again?) Need more room for your family?   Moving into a […]

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Mountainwood Volunteers to Help Tigard Homeless

Mountainwood Homes schedules community services days throughout the year to give back to the communities in which we work. This is a time for all employees to leave our regular job sites and lend our skills, manpower, and time to a great cause. Our latest community service project brought our team to the Just Compassion […]

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Why You Should Attend a Home Show

Most conversations at the home show start the same way; the homeowner confesses, “I’ve been thinking about doing this project for a long time!” While it’s a huge decision to commit to invest the time, finances, and sometimes your sanity, to embark on the emotional rollercoaster of ripping apart your home, the long-term benefits far […]


Design Trend: Open Shelving

To display or not to display: this one can cause a design debate. Typically, clients are either on board or adamantly against open shelving. We’ve heard the comebacks, “Why would I want to see my stuff?” Or “They’re practical for everyday items!” “I had one client say, ‘I had open shelving; but I’m done with […]