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Top Five Spring Cleaning Tips & Tricks

Though it’s taking longer than we’d like this year in Minnesota, spring will soon be here – which means it’s time to get your home in tip-top shape! A thorough spring cleaning is a tradition that promotes wellness by keeping your environment clean and organized; with that in mind, read on for some of the best DIY spring cleaning tips to deep-clean your house and make it sparkle all year round.…


Showcase Home Before & After

The Spring 2018 Parade of Homes & Remodelers Showcase is right around the corner (March 23-25)! We are exited to share some additional reveal photos of our Empty Nester's Cozy Rambler project as well as some "before" photos. We love how this home turned out! Window upgrade! These double-hung windows let more light in and freshen up the room. Here's what the space looked like before the…


Showcase Home Reveal R48

A perfect home for Empty Nesters! We are excited to share our Empty Nester's Cozy Rambler in the Spring 2018 Parade of Homes & Remodelers Showcase. Tour Info: Home R48 5628 Logan Ave. S, Minneapolis Open Noon to 6pm, Friday through Sunday We had a lot of fun with this project creating a space that was not to big and not too small. We were able to do an amazing interior refresh of the existing…


Kitchen Spotlight - Independent Spaces

We’ve had lots of questions about this Minnetonka Rebuild kitchen, so we figured we’d share some brand details with you all. These Target stools are great for a big family (the large LG fridge doesn’t hurt either!) Some other products we used in this rebuild are a Bosch dishwasher (it's so quiet!), Amerock hardware for the cabinetry, and Hinkley light fixtures. When designing this space, the…


Romantic Home Features

Because love is in the air this week, we put together a collection of some of our favorite romantic features in past projects. From kitchens to master suites, every corner of your home can have a romantic feel. Light colors, bright spaces, feminine decor, and dainty detailing all play a crucial role in creating a beautiful atmosphere! Here are our picks for romantic spaces. This kitchen has a…


Town Home Reveal

The Project We remodeled a 1980s town home that had a boxy layout. The traffic patterns in the space were all off due to wall and furniture placements. When working with smaller spaces, we try to maximize the footprint as much as possible. The result was an open and airy first floor. Now, the homeowner can have a conversation with guests that are a room (or two) apart!  The Living Room The…


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Kitchen Spotlight - 5 Mudroom Design Tips

Adding a mudroom near an exterior door has its perks! However, if it becomes a free-for-all, the space can quickly get dirty and unorganized. Here are some of our tips for keeping your mudroom a functional area while not compromising the style of your home. 1. CONSIDER TRAFFIC PATTERNS: It's a high-use space with lots going on. The last thing you want is to be tripping over your kid's shoes or…