Architecture and Design Blog

Making the most of our Minnesota Summers

If you’re like most Minnesotans, once August hits, a bit of anxiety starts kicking in because you want to be sure to squeeze every last blissful minute out of what remains of our beautiful summers. We simply cannot stay indoors when the sun is shining; summer is all about being outside — we cherish this outdoor… Read more »

Four Thoughtful Ways to Enchant Family and Friends in Your Home This Winter Season | Remodelers & New Home Builders, Wayzata, MN

If you’ve moved into a new home in recent months or given yours a fresh update with a remodel, you’ll likely be entertaining visitors or holiday guests in the near future. Sharing your new space with those you love is a significant experience. Here are some ways to do it personally and warmly:    … Read more »

The Do’s & Don’ts of Building a New Home: Preparing for the Home Building Process | Award Winning Home Builders Twin Cities MN

Building a new home is an exhilarating process. Sometimes it’s glamorous, sometimes not-so-much. Most often, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime event. So start your home building experience off right by keeping these do’s and don’ts in mind. Planning well and aligning your expectations with the actual experience of building your dream home will make for a much… Read more »

Can a Home Really Be Timeless in a World of Changing Trends?  |   Award Winning Architectural Designer and Home Builder: 2014 BATC Builder of the Year

In a world where our minds are captured from one minute to the next — new ideas, new styles emerging left and right — is it possible to create a home with timeless appeal?  We think so.  Here’s how we see a timeless home coming together: Include historical elements.  Historical elements have withstood the test… Read more »