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Oregon Home Magazine featured Fairmount Hills Cottage Restoration

Featured in Oregon Home Magazine

A decade ago, Kraft Custom Construction’s renovation and addition to a 1927 cottage in Salem was featured on the front page of Oregon Home Magazine. Now, the publication has revisited the project in “As Time Goes By”, an article that highlights the timelessness of the renovation design. The Salem home, dubbed the “Tulip Cottage” for the stained-glass flower featured in a front window, underwent a renovation whose aim was to give the owner the space she needed while preserving the home’s...

Mid-Century Modern Remodel

Mid-Century Remodel in Oregon Home Magazine

Fortunately, (Angus) Vail knew where to turn for remodeling help, thanks to an earlier makeover that included turning his formerly snug main bathroom into what Vail now proudly dubs his Bathing Cave. The enlarged space features an ample new soaking tub, multiple shower heads and glimmering red tile made of recycled glass. Vail was thrilled with the outcome and reconstituted much the same group for this latest (Mid-Century remodel) effort. They included Portland architect and friend, Tim Mitchell; contractor Robert Kraft,...