Celebrating the Oregon Home relaunch in Bend!

By OHM Staff

DSC 0081Standard TV & Appliance’s recently-renovated Bend showroom was abuzz Friday with delicious appetizers, artisan gifts, and partygoers to celebrate Oregon Home’s latest issueThe event was a resounding success – thank you to all who joined us in celebration of the local home industry.

Crap. It’s Spring Cleaning Time Again

It’s that time of year. The sun is out, the plants  are blooming, you’re sneezing, and the house looks really dirty. It’s the sun. It show s what’s really on the floor. And, you know what that is? Winter. Winter is on the floor. So you start cleaning and pretty soon you are CLEANING.

Movies: Small is Beautiful – A Tiny House Documentary

A review by Brennan Conaway

Jeremy Filming Small is Beautiful Dee williams ben campbellPortlanders love to re-think basic assumptions about house and home. We transform lawns into vegetable gardens, houses into urban farms, backyards into chicken runs, and change garages to ADUs. We are always re-imagining our city and how we live in it, always experimenting, so it’s no surprise that the latest tiny house film is all about Portland.

Historic Renovation

20150129 OregonHome 611Oregonians are pioneers. And our state’s eclectic architectural style reflects an adventurous spirit, with everything from majestic Victorians to Craftsman Foursquares gracing our cities.

Meet the Designer

mtdallisen2The changing of seasons brings the desire to freshen our interiors and give new life to the forgotten spaces in our homes. But sometimes we need a creative boost to get started.

Designing an Inspired Living Room (and Kitchen!)

8050fused1When is it time to bring in professional designers? The Prewetts, who own a cozy home in Southwest Portland, were not initially convinced they should take such action when tasked with remodeling their living and dining rooms. But after considering taking on the project themselves, they quickly realized they could use professional help.