Entries by Jo Koenig

2014 Salem Home & Remodel Show

Salem Home & Remodel Show is coming to the Oregon State Fairgrounds on October 24th through the 26th. This is the 25th anniversary of this event, and the celebration includes numerous prizes and giveaways. C&R Remodeling will be represented at booth #424.  Our Remodeling Consultants will be there to help you with all your remodeling […]

Master Design Award for C&R Remodeling

C&R Remodeling Garners National Design Award We are pleased to announce that C&R Remodeling was recently honored with a Silver Medal in the 37th annual Master Design Awards. The award was given for our recent Cabana project which also garnered the Designer of the Year Award for C&R Interior Designer Katya W. Grisaffi. This cabana […]

Kitchen Remodel Goes Red, White and Beautiful!

Our Interior Designers tell clients, “Be true to yourself, and you will love the results.”  This kitchen remodel reflects that motto. The owners of this Salem area ranch home had a long-standing appreciation of the classic white, black, and red color combination. So when C&R Designer Linda Stewart selected the new color palette, she stayed […]

Master Bathroom Becomes Spa Retreat

It is always a pleasure to remodel well-built homes, as was the case with this McNary Estates project. Homeowners Walt and Doris asked C&R to renovate their master bathroom. Initial planning focused on replacing the existing fiberglass shower. They felt the shower size felt a bit out of scale with the rest of the spacious […]

Bathroom Remodel With Dazzling Details in Salem, Oregon

It Began With a Kitchen & Bath Remodeling Seminar Before remodeling their hall bathroom, Gary and Joyce attended C&R’s Kitchen & Bath Seminar. They learned a great deal about design, material options, budgeting, planning, and construction considerations. They also viewed inspiring “before & after” photos and left feeling empowered and confident. Collaboration is the Key […]

Kitchen Remodel With Traditional Flair

Wayne and Mary Ann have always loved their home. It was the place where they formed wonderful memories as a young family. It is now the place where they celebrate life with their children, grandchildren, and countless friends. But much like the proverbial Velveteen Rabbit, memory-making exacted a toll on the kitchen. After all, it […]

8 Stellar Storage Solutions

The secret to meeting your varied storage needs is to efficiently use every inch of available space. Your home may feel small and inadequate now, but there are intriguing ways to add storage capacity and functionality. Check out some ideas we’ve gleaned from recent projects. 1. Repurpose existing space. You may actually have ample floor […]

C&R Designer Wins National Award

Cabana Design Brings Katya Grisaffi National Recognition Every year, the Interior Design Society (IDS) holds the esteemed National Designer of the Year awards to recognize exceptional design and innovation. In January, C&R Remodeling Designer, Katya Grisaffi, was awarded first place in the 2014 Specialty Areas–Outdoor Rooms category. The competition was stiff, with the largest number of entrants […]

C&R Remodeling Renovates Historic Gaeity Hollow in Salem

Recently, the Lord & Schryver Conservancy asked C&R Remodeling to submit a bid for renovation work at the Gaiety Hollow site. The Conservancy wanted to be able to open the home and gardens to the public. We were intrigued by the project and very excited about restoring this historic Salem landmark. As we became more involved, we […]

6 Exciting Home Rejuvenation Ideas

Life presents inevitable transitions. Your needs change, responsibilities alter, and a new way of life blossoms. However, as you find yourself moving forward, does your house remain firmly trapped in the past? Your formerly adequate kitchen may no longer be an efficient, attractive place to cook and entertain. Perhaps your children are grown and you […]