Open Spaces, Large Windows Create Serendipity in Oregon

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Photography by KuDA Photo] The post Open Spaces, Large Windows Create Serendipity in Oregon appeared first on Freshome.com. Designed and built by Jordan Iverson Signature Homes , the Serendipity house, a striking family residence in Eugene, Ore., features a double-height great room bathed in natural light. The focal point of this space, which serves several functions, is an open-flame ethanol fireplace that doubles as a room divider.

Valley tile in gloss white in Portland, Oregon condo

ModCraft

Thanks to interior designer Janel Cambell, CKD,CBD,CAPS of the Neil Kelly Company for choosing ModCraft Valley tile in white gloss glaze for the contemporary kitchen back splash in this Portland, Oregon kitchen. where to buy.

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Designer Spotlight: Jessica Helgerson Loves Granada Tiles Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

We’re big fans of Portland, Oregon-based designer Jessica Helgerson of JH Interior Design and we’re happy to report that the feeling is mutual. Echo Collection encaustic tile Jessica Helgerson kitchen tile kitchen tile design Portland Oregon restaurant floor tile restaurant tile design wall tileMany of her beautiful, livable and comfortable spaces have included our cement tile designs.

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Installation Equation: Cement Tile Makes a Graphic Statement in a Portland Kitchen

Granada Tile

Located in an historic 1926 Portland, Oregon, condominium building, the project involved a major re-imagining of the space. In a kitchen remodel in a Portland, Oregon, condominium, project manager Em Shephard and her colleagues at Jessica Helgerson Interior Design conceived a bold, graphic space with a knockout cement tile floor composed of Granada Tile’s Badajoz cement tile design.

Imposing Zero-Energy Family House in Oregon, USA: Skyline Residence

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

acre site in Portland, Oregon, USA, for a middle-age couple with an active life and their three children. The post Imposing Zero-Energy Family House in Oregon, USA: Skyline Residence appeared first on Freshome.com. Engineered to generate as much solar-electric energy on-site as the home consumes annually, Skyline Residence is an example of modern sustainable architecture. The imposing family house was envisioned and implemented by Nathan Good Architects on a generous 1.7

Oregon Home Features Craftsman Remodel with Jeffrey Court

Ciao Tile

Oregon Home magazine this month features a remodeled craftsman with the Jeffrey Court Coit mosaic as the kitchen backsplash. Photo Courtesy Oregon Home Magazine. Installation Spotlight

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Agrinos to Construct Advanced Microbial Crop Input Production Facility in Oregon

The A to Z of Building

Agrinos, a leading biological crop input provider committed to improving the productivity and sustainability of agriculture worldwide, announces the construction of a new, state-of-the-art production

T.Y. Lin International Announces Opening Ceremony of Tilikum Crossing in Portland, Oregon

The A to Z of Building

Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the new Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People (Tilikum Crossing) opened to great

Singing Sands is a Harmonious Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Constructed by Don Tankersley Construction and designed by Jones Studio , Singing Sands is an Oregon residence located on Cannon Beach. Architecture Design and Decorate luxury beachfront home Oregon Coast Beach HouseThis 2011 house exemplifies working with the environment to create an artistic and comfortable living space. The home is anchored around a small courtyard.

Modern Loft in Portland Embedding Multiple Lifestyles

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

One of Steve Dangermond and Christopher Keane ‘s residential projects is a spectacular loft in Portland, Oregon. Apartments Christopher Keane Dangermond Keane Architecture Intergenerational Loft modern loft Oregon Portland Steve Dangermond Displaying a refined take on space planning, this bright and welcoming loft in Portland surprises the viewer with a modern solution for space partitioning.

Kibak Tiles

Diary of a Tile Addict

Having acquired a degree in Ceramics from UC Santa Cruz and a relocated to Central Oregon, Susanne’s future as a tile designer was cemented. If you read us regularly you’ll know all about our company collection posts that share five companies to keep an eye on.

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Intriguing Pavilion House in Portland Inspired by a Dining Table

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Architecture Ben Waechter House in Portland Oregon Pavilion House Portland Portland-based architect Ben Waechter and his creative team imagined this modern “glass house” that aspires to offer inhabitants maximum privacy. You might remember the architect’s design of the Oakley House, also in Portland , a home that would re-frame the owner’s idea of “possible” The architects have experience with modern home design before.

Tile Handmade In America with the InLine & Highline Collections

Rubble Tile

Pratt & Larson’s designers and artisans have been creating handmade ceramic tile in Oregon for almost 40 years. Quality, artistry and innovation have been the hallmarks of this well-respected tile line for decades. All three of those qualities are on display with two contemporary, design.

ARDEX Academy Portland

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

More than 30 installers attended ARDEX Tile & Stone Installations Systems training yesterday in Portland, Oregon. ARDEX tiling products were presented and installers were given hands on training. Be sure to visit ARDEX Americas training registration page to register for upcoming sessions… Did You Know? In the News

#FlexBoneFriday Feature: Cronin Company Tile Showroom

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

The Cronin Company in Portland, Oregon recently completed their 5,000 square-foot tile showroom using ARDEX 720™ FLEXBONE® Floating Uncoupling Membrane , ARDEX X 77 MICROTEC Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar and ARDEX FL Rapid Set, Flexible Sanded Grout!

Kibak Tiles

Diary of a Tile Addict

Having acquired a degree in Ceramics from UC Santa Cruz and a relocated to Central Oregon, Susanne’s future as a tile designer was cemented. If you read us regularly you’ll know all about our company collection posts that share five companies to keep an eye on.

Behind The Scenes at Pratt & Larson

As The Tile Turns

We were recently invited to tour their headquarters in Portland, Oregon and here is a sneak peek behind the scenes! As one of the country’s leading handmade ceramic tile manufacturers, Pratt & Larson continues to pay homage to traditional designs while pushing the boundaries with cutting edge and forward thinking shapes, sizes and colors.

Cronin Showroom Gets a Remodel!

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

The Cronin Company in Portland Oregon recently remodeled their showroom using 4′ x 5″ Rosse wood-like plank tiles. 2,000+ square feet of ARDEX UI 720™ FLEXBONE®! Pacific Specialty Stoneware installer Terry Hagelberger installed the showroom floor using ARDEX UI 720™ FLEXBONE® Floating Uncoupling Membrane, ARDEX UD 146™ Edge Insulation Strip, ARDEX X 5™ Flexible Tile and Stone Mortar, and ARDEX FL™ Rapid Set, Flexible, Sanded Grout in Gray Dusk!

Florida Tile's Relive Inspired by Rich Colors of Reclaimed Wood

ISC Surfaces

Colors: Alaska, Florida, Montana, Oregon Glazed Porcelain Floor & Wall Tile: 8" x 48" Other Features : GREENGUARD Certified, Certified Porcelain, 40% Recycled Content For more information about this or any other Florida Tile products, please click here. Relive Florida Relive Montana Relive adds contemporary style by combining the contrasts of rustic and modern design into one.

Week of August 19th, 2019 – Making Summer Camp Swanky

Architectural Ceramics

OfficeUntitled creates comfy cabins and spacious clubhouse for luxury Oregon campground , dezeen. These luxury tents and cabins are a far cry from the kid’s summer camps of yesteryear. Recently trendy cottage options like tiny houses and decorated semi-permanent tents are garnering some attention. Keep reading to see some summer camping options we think you’ll enjoy. Luxury Standard. Glamping Slips Into the Mainstream , New York Times.

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#FlexBoneFriday- Stellar Contractors Hit the ‘Easy’ Button

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Today Jake and Cheyanne Watts, co-owner’s of Stellar Contractors in Portland, Oregon, share a sweet Carrara marble tile installation laid over none other than ARDEX UI 740 FLEXBONE. Jake’s Take: “ ARDEX UI 740™ FLEXBONE® Uncoupling Membrane is easy to work with, easy to lay flat and easy to backfill. The combination of the ARDEX UI 740™ FLEXBONE® and ARDEX AF 207™ ​ makes for a quick painless install that is tileable immediately.

Granada Tile’s Badajoz Cement Tile Makes This Kitchen A Classic

The Cement Tile

For this kitchen remodel, in a Portland, Oregon condominium, interior designer Jessica Helgerson, project manager Em Shephard and the rest of the team at Jessica Helgerson Interior Design conceived of a bold, graphic space. Portland, Oregon Project by Jessica Helgerson Interior Design. Badajoz Cement Tile Grounds A Stunning Classic Kitchen Design.

Construction Defect Center Launches Aggressive Initiative Focused on Construction Defects in New Homes

The A to Z of Building

The Construction Defect Center is launching an initiative to help homeowners in a newer subdivision, or condominium projects in California, Washington, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, or Colorado, if their

CertainTeed Gypsum to Purchase Structus Building Technologies

The A to Z of Building

SBTI) of Bend, Oregon, a manufacturer of innovative Saint-Gobain, through its subsidiary, CertainTeed Gypsum, today announced an agreement to purchase Structus Building Technologies, Inc.

Made In the USA: AC Tile Lines Made in America

Architectural Ceramics

While Encore Ceramics calls Oregon home, Architectural Ceramics is pleased to offer their product on the east coast. Another husband and wife team, Michael Pratt and Reta Larson, started their tile company together in Portland, Oregon. Because of the our nation’s Independence Day, the month of July is all about America. We take time off to visit family, take part in parades, and take a moment to reflect on our nation’s history that allows us today’s freedoms.

Week of July 6th, 2020 – National Parks & Design

Architectural Ceramics

Located in the “rugged and fragile” landscape of Cottonwood Canyon in Oregon, the Experience Center lies with a metal and wood finish. Top 5 Design Posts of the Week.

Honoring the Craft with Quality Installations: Stoneman Construction

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

This standard tub and shower installation in Portland, Oregon was completed by Stoneman Construction. Proving that expert craftsmanship is in the details, Jeremy Bickett explains that they took the time to vein match the tile, a polished porcelain, even though they only had five different tiles to choose from. “We We believe that the key to a successful install relies on attention to the details in all phases of the installation.

Get InLine with Bespoke Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Each tile is manufactured from the ground up in the heart of Portland, Oregon ensuring a human touch on every single piece. The above backsplash shows off a unique way to use InLine K. Seriously, who doesn’t love diamonds? We spent time the past couple weeks taking out our festive fall décor – decorating our tabletops, pulling out the inviting door wreaths, preparing our space for the gatherings and feasts that come with the season.

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Luna Cafe Is A Showcase For Granada Tiles Modern Cement Tiles By Erin Adams

The Cement Tile

Designer Becky Neuman of The Ashland Hills Hotel in Ashland, Oregon, ordered our Oslo 816 encaustic tiles in Tan, Dawn, Turquoise for their Cafe Luna and Mercantile. We’re always adding to our sprawling collection of classic cement tile designs, commissioning noted designers to create new patterns. A few years ago we introduced the Erin Adams Group, a bright, crisp and lively group of tiles with a definite Scandinavian sensibility.

Wordless Wednesday: Squirrel in Glass by Lalique at the Corning Museum

Margaret Almon Mosaics

Ironwork Squirrel Gate at University of Oregon. Ashtray Ecureuil (Squirrel), 1931 Mold-pressed glass, acid etched 1931 Rene Lalique. Corning Museum of Glass. More Squirrels! Squirrel Joy for my 6th Birthday. Wordless Wednesday

Sealed with a Kiss: Hexagon Kiss Dipped Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Signed, sealed and delivered — Encore Ceramics tile comes from Oregon where each hand-made collection is crafted by artisans in an eco-friendly facility. I think we can all agree that hexagon tiles aren’t going away any time soon. At Architectural Ceramics, we heart hexagons. From ceramic and porcelain to glass and marble, we have plenty of hexagon types to choose from. Because of Valentine’s Day, we’re crushing on one hexagon in particular: the Kiss Dip Hexagon.

AZEK Recycled Pavers Help Transform Unsightly Painted Deck into Attractive Living Space

The A to Z of Building

Dale's Remodeling of Salem, Oregon, has proven that a greener choice can be beautiful and functional. Using AZEK Pavers, made with up to 95% recycled scrap tires and plastics, the team from

Keeping Warm with Fireplace Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Architectural Ceramics is pleased to bring this handmade Portland, Oregon product line to the east-coast. The weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful. This year, winter brought falling temperatures and snow that broke records from coast to coast. Thankfully, we’re done rushing around for the holidays and we can stay warm inside.

Cozy Up Your Home for the Holidays

Architectural Ceramics

Ask us about our Scraffito tile, handmade in Portland Oregon. Image courtesy of Lauren Liess. This space radiates with warmth, inviting us to enter and relax. It’s the time of year where temperatures drop, and everyone looks forward to all things cozy. There’s no better place than your home to amp-up welcoming vibes, especially as the holiday season gets closer and house guests are over more frequently.

Granada Tile’s Fez Cement Tile Adds A Beach Vibe

The Cement Tile

This update of a beach home in Lincoln City, Oregon designed by blogger Lisa Ng of This Beautiful Day gets a seaside vibe from our Fez cement tiles in blue and white. Get That Beach Feeling With Fez Cement Tile. Covering the floor of this coastal property, they’re a perfect pairing with the rustic vanity from Wayfair. Designed as a AirBnB rental, we’ve no doubt that it’ll be a popular spot with vacationers.

April Showers Bring May Flowers

Architectural Ceramics

For our vendor Pratt & Larson , their craftsmen in Portland, Oregon shape and glaze each ceramic tile by hand. If April showers bring May flowers, then Architectural Ceramic’s brings you a twist on the classic rhyme. Instead of flowers, let’s talk showers and shower tile. From the ground up, we’ll see what goes under and over shower floors and walls. This blog post may give you a few ideas now that we hope blossom into a bathroom renovation with us in the future.

Yes, You Can Actually Live In One of These!

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Inspired by historical fire lookouts, the retired couple decided to move to a 160-acre parcel of land and build their own fire-lookout home overlooking Oregon’s Umpqua National Forest — quite the contrast from their large single-family home in Dallas. When they got to Oregon, they rented out old fire lookouts from the U.S. Adopting a lifestyle simpler than the one they had in Texas was the reason this pair came and stayed in the Oregon forest, high above the trees.

Should You Use Hardwood Floors in Kitchens and Bathrooms?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Erin Davis of Mosaik Design and Remodeling in Portland Oregon, says hardwood in the kitchen is a very popular choice. “It Hardwood floors offer a number of benefits. They are both incredibly beautiful, and incredibly easy to clean. They are a great option for allergy sufferers as carpets can aggravate symptoms. Even homeowners without allergies can enjoy the seamless look of hardwood flooring. However, water can easily damage or warp these types of materials.

The Next Generation Solution, Part 4

Conestoga Tile Blog

4303, 810A Oregon Ave. We are currently presenting part 4 of our four-part series on the Next Generation Solutions for aging in place. If you haven’t already, read Part 1 regarding the issues that are created by the aging in place model and Part 2 where we explored the hurdles in creating a bathroom that can accommodate these issues. Part 3 presented options that are currently available from Schluter. In Part 4, we will explore further options offered by Schluter. .

19 Japanese Soaking Tubs That Bring the Ultimate Comfort

Trendir Magazine

via ) Oregon Live showcased this gorgeous stainless steel tub in a way that’s both crisp and modern but also very zen and subdued. Built with a bench right inside, these beauties will transform your bathroom into a more luxurious retreat. Japanese soaking tubs bring the ultimate amount of comfort to your bathing experience. They deeper, rounder and stylish too. Here are 20 to tug on your ideas and inspiration for your perfect master bathroom!

Get to Know: Butch Anthony

Heath Ceramics

His skeletonized photographs and bone paintings have become acclaimed both regionally and internationally, with galleries in Portland, Oregon; Marfa, Texas; Amsterdam; London; and Germany regularly displaying his work. Right now in the Boiler Room at Heath SF, we’re featuring art from Brendan Monroe , Butch Anthony , Rinne Allen , Stan Bitters , and Tung Chiang. The show, Boiler Room: Selected Works , sits beautifully at the intersection of art, craft, and design.

Finnish Lakehouse Keeps Things Simple

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Primarily, they used locally sourced spruce, but the home also features oak, aspen, black alder, and Oregon pine, among other timbers. MNy Arkitekter built House Åkerudden by a lake in the rural community of Tenala. The result emphasizes “authenticity, simplicity, locality and sustainability,” which dezeen magazine quotes the firm listing as its goals. At a distance, the home is quietly nestled in the surrounding fields.

These Tiny Homes Let You Try Before You Buy

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

They offer their service in several locations around the United States: you can spend a few days in the relaxing wilderness of Oregon or in the bustling center of Charlotte, North Carolina. Have you been thinking about a tiny home, but not sure if you’re ready to make the leap? Now you can try your hand at living in a tiny home before you commit to this lifestyle change.