See the possibilities. Create a positive difference.

Diane Plesset, the sole proprietor of D.P. Design, provides honest, reliable information to help homeowners make informed decisions about their project and products, then prepares virtual-reality perspectives and detailed plans that include all of the decisions. This helps contractors prepare accurate estimates and understand the homeowners' goals. It's a team effort based on great communication.

Why choose us?

  • I care about helping homeowners achieve the best results with their budget!
  • Over 35 years as a professional home addition, bathroom, and kitchen designer.
  • Creative problem-solving and details are important!
  • It isn't just home improvement; it's a lifestyle improvement!

Affiliations and memberships

  • National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA)

Offices (1)

  City Oregon City, OR
  Neighborhood Hillendale
  Zip code 97045
  Address 2505 Beavercreek Road, Suite 308
  Phone (503) 632-8801
  Today 07:30 AM ÷ 06:30 PM    
Diane Plesset Cmkbd Caps Ncidq
Owner

Services (7)

Home Additions4 photos

Home Additions

The living room transformation was part of a kitchen and master bathroom project. The mezzanine was added to be a home office for the husband and wife, adjacent to the master suite.
Kitchen Remodeling4 photos

Kitchen Remodeling

1970s home with the original kitchen was updated with new appliances, cabinets, countertops, and flooring. Lighting was improved, LED fixtures, all controlled by dimmers.
Bathroom Remodeling4 photos

Bathroom Remodeling

The original 1970s master bathroom was landlocked, but we still found a way to enlarge the shower by borrowing 2 feet from the adjacent guest bathroom. The homeowners wanted a Japanese look and feel in the new bathroom, which was achieved with a monochromatic color scheme.
Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU's)4 photos

Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU's)

Sisters wanted to build an ADU for their parents, a separate home that's connected to the main house. The ADU had to be wheelchair-accessible for the father, and the parents wanted a full-size kitchen with an eating area, a living room, two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a laundry room. The local building-planning department established a 900-square-foot maximum for all ADU's; the parents' new home will be 897 square feet. Construction is scheduled for summer of 2019. Virtual-reality renderings helped the family see what the finished project is going to look like.
Accessible Design (Aging-in-Place)4 photos

Accessible Design (Aging-in-Place)

The 1970s existing powder room was transformed into a fully-accessible bathroom with a roll-in shower, adjacent to the entry hall. The new color scheme blends well with the existing home, yet has an updated look and feel.
Basement Remodels4 photos

Basement Remodels

The typical basement had ducts, pipes, and wires, a concrete floor, and exposed framing. A new bathroom and laundry room were added for improved function and a definite improvement in the couple's lifestyle.
New Homes4 photos

New Homes

A Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired home with art deco features was a dream come true for a mature couple. It was designed for accessibility and energy efficiency, using insulating concrete forms for the exterior walls. The home has hydronic heating throughout. LED lighting is controlled by a whole-house switching system.
Alex R.

Alex R.

Nov 27, 2017
Diane is fantastic to work with. She has outstanding passion for what she does, and it shows in the final project. She really takes the time to get to know you and understand your needs. I highly recommend Diane for any bathroom or kitchen projects that you are considering. Having the job done right from the start, will ultimately save you money... Full review ›
Todd H.

Todd H.

Nov 14, 2017
Diane Plesset puts more heart and effort into her work than almost anyone! The attention to detail is second-to-none. Diane is great at working within a client's budget and when needed, adapt to challenges in the building/remodeling process. She is a pleasure to work with and you'll be glad you chose D. P. Design! Full review ›

I have covered several different home design and remodeling topics in recent podcasts and blog posts. Be sure to re… https://t.co/YY2No7Qvkw

  Twitter  •  Sep 14

I am taking a moment to pause and reflect today. #NeverForget https://t.co/3vQ6CjMn2y

  Twitter  •  Sep 11

We always work hard to follow this excellent advice! #InspirationalQuote #Inspired #DPDesign https://t.co/RcHrKTEiCt

  Twitter  •  Sep 09

There are so many wonderful home design products now on the market! I hope you will examine some of the many produc… https://t.co/cXa3QY4iAe

  Twitter  •  Sep 06

It is vital to my team that we add your personal design and artistic sensibility to any home update. With that in m… https://t.co/3tzM2SOQ0k

  Twitter  •  Sep 03

Happy Labor Day! Have a lovely day! #LaborDay #EnjoyYourDay #DPDesign https://t.co/bd6W9fct6O

  Twitter  •  Sep 02

Are you ready to redesign your home? Give me a call - (503) 632-8801! https://t.co/BoN2Kycesv #DPDesign… https://t.co/JVyDpOGd5J

  Twitter  •  Aug 29

I hope you find my latest blog post and podcast uplifting! https://t.co/Q4nMh6VcM6 #Podcast #Inspirational #DPDesign

  Twitter  •  Aug 28

Adding light to a home doesn’t only involve improving the lighting. You can also brighten up a room with lighter pa… https://t.co/nC8ZQYA7wh

  Twitter  •  Aug 27

What a wonderful reminder! We hope you fulfill your dreams! #DreamIt #InspirationalQuote #DPDesign https://t.co/prO8j4Rs0h

  Twitter  •  Aug 27