Portland Home Remodeling Resources

These days, it may seem like there are a dozen specialists for every home’s need. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by all the choices out there. That’s why we put together this list of trusted resources. These are the people and businesses we rely on for solutions every day. Each resource has been vetted by our own experience; we only list those people and businesses that have impressed us and are a pleasure to work with. While you’re here, be sure to check out the Green Building Information at the bottom. Your choices can make a very real difference, and it all starts with well-informed decisions.



Brandeburg Studios
Betsy Brandenburg-Hurst
(971) 998-3058

Christie Architecture
Lisa and Adam Christie
(503) 490-5472

Holly Moore Design
Holly Moore
(503) 680-1410


Joe Adrian Repair & Remodeling
(503) 997-2971


Elk Country Plumbing and Heating
John Ruble
(503) 329-1528


L&K Electric
(971) 506-8351

Mechanical (HVAC)

Anctil Heating and Cooling
(503) 281-0752


On the Level Custom Cabinets
Kevin Rogenkamp
(360) 772-3019


Roost Realty
Heather Williams
(503) 515-1223

Urban Nest
Carolyn Groves
(503) 381-9785


Accent Lighting
Light-fixture retailer with a wide variety of indoor and exterior lighting

Family-owned, specializing in kitchen appliances 

Bedrosians Tile & Stone
Longtime retailer of tile & stone

Chown Hardware
Hardware, plumbing, and fixtures since 1879. Unique materials and knowledgeable staff.

Contract Furnishings Mart
A wide selection of cabinetry, tile, and flooring with a range of prices

Budget-friendly, classic tile

Eastbank Appliance
Large selection of luxury appliances

Top-rated supplier of plumbing, lighting, and appliances

Hippo Hardware
Antique and reproduction hardware

Lakeside Lumber
Exterior Siding and Decking

McCoy Millwork
Great showroom and catalog for millwork (handrails, trim, wainscot, etc.)

Miller Paint
Local and employee-owned supplier of paint and finishes

Parr Lumber
Northwest's Best All-Round Lumberyard

Extensive selection of premium stone counters and tile

Precision Countertops
Laminate, solid surface & stone counters

Rebuilding Center
This is where we send all of our building materials looking for a new life. We can't say enough great things about this place!

Period-authentic lighting and house parts

Sustainable Northwest Wood
Portland's Sustainable Lumberyard

Budget-friendly tile with the latest trends

United Tile
Unique, premium tile

Winks Hardware
The place to go for hard-to-find hardware

Green Building Information

Earth Advantage
Portland green building program

Energy Trust of Oregon
Energy-efficiency programs with a cash incentive for new and existing residential buildings

Forestry Stewardship Council
Certified sustainable forested wood products

METRO – Find a Recycler
Metro can help you find a place to take your stuff to be recycled.

Partnership between American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and US Green Building Council (USGBC)

Clearinghouse of homeowner-friendly information on sustainable building

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