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Derin & Andra William's ADU: An Energy-Efficient Basement Apartment

Quick Facts

  • Setting: urban
  • Neighborhood: Rose City Park, Portland, Oregon
  • Type: basement conversion
  • Use: rental
  • Square Footage: 650
  • Year Built: 2012
  • Owner: Derin & Andra Williams…
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Some Useful Home Improvement And Renovation Tips You Should Know

Renovating a home is a massive undertaking. If you’re seeking to upgrade your house, while you may have a crystal clear vision of the room you want and it’s style, the choices you select might raise the cost higher than you’re able to manage or had prepared for initially. 657 more words

Home Improvement Tips

Today's Window Word: Casement

Casement: A window unit that swings open from one of its vertical edges. Casement windows are normally operated with either a casement lock and stay bar system (the traditional hardware) or a mechanical crank system with a concealed hinge. 311 more words

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Basement Egress Windows To Make Your Home Safer

Egress means a way out or exit, so a basement egress window is an exit or means of escape generally in case of fire. Basement windows used to be tiny spaces that allowed a slight amount of light into the basement. 542 more words

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Sleeping Bag House Update

Progress on 2500 Hauser Boulevard is coming slowly, but surely.  Our big projects are installing windows and doors.  Then we’ll do flashing and housewrap and trim.  125 more words

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Back From the Noveling Wasteland

Right, so my one-month break turned into a two-and-a-half-month break. Oops. My novel-writing experience was mildly successful: my concept is solid, but I’ve only got about 25,000 words, which was half the… 205 more words

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