Our philosophy is simple – we help our clients create incredible spaces that reflect their unique story. At the heart of our business is the belief that these stories and our clients matter. We know how stressful a remodel or construction can be, so we’ve created an approach that makes this process as positive as possible. From the initial plan to the final walk-through, we’ve put together a team of experts that’s committed to their craft and committed to our customers.

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This Day in History

Posted on: 30 Sep 2021

December 18th, 1949 was a chilly day in Portland, Oregon, with afternoon temperatures dipping into the low 30’s and Portland’s signature snowy (…no, rainy…no, snowy…no, rainy) weather in the

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In Good Hands: Project Manager JOE HOFFMAN

Posted on: 16 Mar 2021

In Good Hands: Project Manager JOE HOFFMAN

Written by Marty Hegg & Sarah Crouse

Quiz time: which ARCIFORM employee was raised in Detroit, Michigan, has held jobs as a fine woodworker, a stay-at-home-Dad and sailing instructor before his current job … Read more

Building Trusting Relationships by Design

Posted on: 26 Feb 2021

Building Trusting Relationships by Design 

Arciform has been a premier design-build renovation and remodeling company for older buildings and homes in the greater Portland Metro area since 1997. From the very beginning, we set out to be the designers and … Read more

ARCIFORM’s Holiday Gift Guide Part 3

Posted on: 22 Dec 2020


Posted on: 23 Jan 2020

Let’s face it – Valentine’s Day is one of the most challenging holidays to shop for. Not only is the pressure on to wow your loved one with something unique and special, but Christmas just spoiled them with gifts. And all those … Read more

Holiday Gift Guide 2019, Designer Edition

Posted on: 18 Dec 2019

It’s not too late to find holiday gifts for the most special people (and pets) in your life! ARCIFORM Junior Designer Sarah Pilcher shares some of her favorite local sources and finds below:

For the pets in your life – … Read more

Great Gatsby! What a Party!

Posted on: 17 Jun 2019

On Saturday, April 27, 2019, Anne and Richard De Wolf, owners of Portland-based design-build firm ARCIFORM, hosted a Great Gatsby-themed party in their fabulously restored 1904 historic mansion. The event was a benefit for the Lan Su Chinese Garden during … Read more

Design Week Recap

Posted on: 19 Apr 2019

ARCIFORM was pleased to showcase their work in several different ways during this year’s Design Week events.

On April 9, Principal Designer Anne De Wolf and Project Manager Joe Hoffman presented a Whole House Remodel workshop at the Architectural Heritage … Read more

Behind the Scenes at Our “Inspired by the Family” Video Shoot

Posted on: 21 Mar 2019

The Hanifan House, home to Gary and Melissa and their sons, Luke and Paul, was built in 1920 in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Using salvaged and antique materials when possible, ARCIFORM and the Hanifans renovated this gorgeous bungalow to fit the needs of their young family. … Read more

Whole House Remodels:
Breaking Down a Complex Process

Posted on: 24 Feb 2019

Don’t miss the Whole House Remodel Workshop on Tuesday, April 9th, 5:30-8pm
Presented by ARCIFORM

BEFORE Whole House remodel – 1952 Ranch 
AFTER Whole House remodel – 1952 Ranch. (Photo by Mitch Hose)

So you’ve just bought a charming … Read more