Links

Toilet ABC’s

Everything you wanted to know about toilets – includes reviews of toilets with “product” trials, information on water conservation, and other toilet technology insights.
http://www.toiletabcs.com/index.html

Portland Water Bureau

Portland has the best water quality of any city in the United States (quite possibly in the world). The Portland Water Bureau is the agency that makes it happen for us. It is a great resource for questions related to water conservation (e.g. rain collection), water quality, and water system basics.
http://www.portlandonline.com/water/index.cfm?c=26426

Oregon Construction Contractor’s Board

A great advocate for homeowner’s, this is a great place for homeowners to learn more about contractor’s they hire and acting as one’s own general contractor. http://www.oregon.gov/CCB/

Building Codes Division Oregon

To verify specialty licenses of individuals (not companies) working in your home, visit this site. This includes licenses for plumbing and electrical.
http://www.cbs.state.or.us/bcd/