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Our Latest ReFIT Volunteer Project: A Roll-In Shower

Have you heard of ReFIT (Remodeling For Independence Together)? It’s a Portland nonprofit that helps people comfortably live at home despite struggles with illness, injury, disability, or the aging process. Through remodeling services, ReFIT helps people live independent lives. Cornerstone Builders gives back to our community by donating our time and materials to ReFIT whenever we can. Most recently, our team volunteered …

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It’s October: Happy Kitchen and Bath Month!

October might make you think of many things: pumpkins, costumes, candy… But did you know October is also Kitchen and Bath Month? The National Kitchen and Bath Association started it in 1982. Many remodelers offer discounts or special events. Why October? With children back in school and families not yet overwhelmed by the flurry of activity around the holidays, October is …

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5 Fall Maintenance Musts

Fall is here! Can you feel it? (Have your friends gotten wrapped up in watching football?) It’s starting to get dark earlier, and it’s a little cooler outside, but we still have some nice days left. Now’s the perfect time to take care of some DIY home tasks before the rain sets in for good. Try these five easy fall maintenance projects …

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Are You Ready For Some Football?

Football season is just a few days away. For most of you, your favorite team will not be playing in the big game this weekend. However, that won’t stop you from enjoying the game! After all, a poll by Adweek/Harris found, “Almost two thirds of U.S. adults say they currently watch NFL football (64%), including almost three quarters of men (73%) …

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5 Tips for Designing Your Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor kitchens are a HOT trend right now. Extending your living space outdoors increases your options for entertaining and takes advantage of gorgeous summer weather. And with an outdoor kitchen, the chef is able to be a part of the action while your guests and family enjoy the outdoors.  Here are five things to consider when designing your perfect outdoor …

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Top Home Remodeling Projects For Return On Investments

Remodeling Magazine just came out with their 2014 Cost vs. Value Report for remodels.  They break down the projects by regions.  You can compare it to our last year  2013 Home Value Report.  Below are the top-ten upscale and mid-range projects for Portland.  Take a look before you plan your next remodel.   Midrange Pacific Portland, OR PROJECT JOB COST RESALE VALUE COST RECOUPED …

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Top 5 Pools And Designs For 2014

With Summer finally here it’s easy to dream about putting in a beautiful backyard with a swimming pool.  Well, now you can put those dreams into reality with these Top 5 Pools and Designs. Take a look to find inspiration for your own pool or spa project.   1. Backyard Oasis With this pool you can’t go wrong. It’s spacious enough for a game of water …

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National Remodeling Months Big Winner

Thank you to everyone who has participated in May’s contest for Cornerstone Builders.  We had a great turnout for the last contest  and now it’s time to pick the two winners for dinner and movie worth $100.          The winner for the Bugatti’s and Cinetopia gift cards are……… 1. Jolene Reed 2. Becki Farrow Servo   Please …

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Cornerstone Builders Inc. Wins Two Achievement Awards

Cornerstone Builders Inc., a Beaverton remodeling contractor and design firm, is pleased to be announced as the winner of two awards from The Oregon Remodelers Association during the 2014 ORA awards dinner held at NW Natural in Portland, Oregon. The award winning projects recognized by the ORA include a 1990’s Residential Kitchen Remodel, which earned the Best Residential Kitchen Under …

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Kitchen Trends 2013 & 2014; What’s In And What’s Out.

  Cornerstone Builders is on the cutting edge of trends. Kitchen trends change from year to year, some stay longer and some fade out.  We’ve compiled a list of what trends rolled over from 2013 to 2014. Take a look…. you may be surprised!    1. Dark colored walls and counter tops are still in trend for 2014 as they …

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