home design
Exposed pine grain cabinets in mudroom

Mudroom Designs

With fast changing seasons and fluctuating weather, running in and out your home can be a daunting task, especially in Minnesota. Whether your dedicated drop-zone is the whole room, or just a small corner, creating a practical and well-designed mudroom… Read the rest
Front entry of home with unique rug

Home Design Trends for 2017

Whether you are buying, building, completely renovating, or just updating your space, this list of 9 home design trends from our custom homes will give you the inspiration you need! 1. A Grand Entrance People pass by it every day,… Read the rest
Transitional farmhouse kitchen with white cabinets

7 Rooms with Farmhouse Style

Farmhouse style has an undeniable charm. The restrained palette of wood floors, white trim, neutral walls, and understated styling reminds us of a simpler time. In our more connected age, it’s no wonder that more homeowners are bringing farmhouse decor… Read the rest
Large tub in a bathroom with wooden tile

Trending: peaceful, clutter-free bathrooms

One of the trends we have recently had clients embrace is the “spa bathroom” because it satisfies our desire for peace and serenity. We crave place to get away from our hectic, modern lives, clear our minds, quiet our souls,… Read the rest
Large island with dark cabinets and chairs

Trending: Functional and Timeless Kitchens

by Kirsten Erikson, Designer When designing a kitchen, many look to what is current and trendy, and over the past year, we have noticed three reoccurring themes in many of the kitchens we design. Large Islands Whether you’re entertaining or… Read the rest
Luxury bathroom with black cabinets and tub

Luxury bathroom ideas for custom homes

Warm your feet on the heated tile, dawdle a few minutes longer in the shower, or pour yourself a cup of steamy chamomile to sip while you soak. Escape the polar vortex by adding warmth and luxury to the bathroom… Read the rest