Downsizing leads to upsized lifestyle

Downsizing leads to upsized lifestyle

Small space accomodates two cooks and storage When Roger and Lynn Hennagin of Lake Oswego...

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Phantom Screens afford new level of style

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Photo Credit: STAFF PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - From left, Julie Aronson, Kim Nilles and Katie ONeill have opened Wishbone Home and Design in downtown Lake Oswego.
October 02, 2014

Three women'eat, sleep, breathe design'

by Barb Randall
If you want give your home a total new look or just freshen it by incorporating a few new items, Wishbone Home and Design might be just the place to start. Opened this summer at 41 B Avenue in…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - This home, located at 2134 Wembley Park Road, was remodeled with concerns for energy efficiency and aging in place.
September 18, 2014

Take the Green Home Tour on Sept. 27

by Randall, Barb
The city of Lake Oswego’s Sustainability Advisory Board is sponsoring a Green Home Tour from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 27. The tour features two unique homes in Lake Oswego. The first home, owned by…
September 18, 2014

Nest feeling too big? Consider sharing

by Barb Randall
Empty nesters consider sharing houses Once they become empty-nesters, many homeowners get an urge to sell the family home and move to a smaller abode. While downsizing is definitely an option,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Fall is a good time to replace your air conditioning unit. Have it at least checked at the end of the season.
August 28, 2014

Five good reasons to replace old AC in fall

by StatePoint
Before you turn off your air conditioning system for the season, consider having it checked out by a certified contractor. If it’s older or has been giving you problems, you might want to…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Consider trying Kwikset Kevo, powered by UniKey, which was the first smart lock on the market. It makes it possible to open the door by simply touching the deadbolt - without removing your smartphone from your purse or pocket.
August 28, 2014

What to know about automating your home

by StatePoint
The smart home is one of the biggest areas of technical innovation today. Basically, a smart home is one that has lighting, heating, appliances and electronic devices that can be controlled…
August 28, 2014

Learn how to save money on remodels

by Barb Randall
Got the bug to remodel your kitchen or another room of your house? Now is a great time to get started, according to John and Sandy Hendricks of Ovation Design Build in Lake Oswego. The couple…

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