Partner Spotlight: Richard Laffin, Saint Paul Architect and AIA Member

Our next Partner Spotlight is on Richard Laffin, one of the architects we’ve had the pleasure of working with. As a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), he’s committed to continued education, personal growth, and building strong relationships with clients.


Integrating the Internet of Things into Your Home Remodel

The Internet of Things has moved into home remodeling, and offers a chance to improve your home life. As connected kitchen appliances and other devices continue to grow as an industry, it’s important to consider how we use appliances in general, and how an internet connection could improve the experience.


Client Spotlight: Al and Becky Farha’s Deephaven Home Renovation

Every project we complete is unique, and working with Al and Becky Farha on their extensive Deephaven home renovation was a delight. While beginning a home renovation in November may sound like a lapse in planning, it’s a process we tend to prefer. Even during a Minneapolis-Saint Paul winter.


Infographic: How to Use Lighting to Create the Perfect Kitchen

Lighting is one of the most important features in your home. This infographic explains how to create the perfect kitchen with lights. Read more


How to Use Lighting to Create the Perfect Room

Lighting is one of the most important features of your home, and it can help create a unique space. It can be overwhelming, though, but it doesn’t have to be. There are three basic types of lighting, and when used together they can create a cohesive and functional room.


April 2017 Partner Spotlight

We’re thrilled to share our next Partner Spotlight piece featuring Jennifer Ball, an Allied ASID member. Jennifer is a Minnesota-based Interior Designer, and believes that what you get out of professional development is what you put in. When building a career, it’s important to focus on getting involved in your community and building relationships.

Country Chic

We are delighted to share with you, one of our latest projects. A country chic kitchen which blends traditional style cabinetry, subway and marble accent backsplash,  reclaimed barn wood timbers, and top of the line appliances. These features create a timeless space that will be functional and comfortable for years to come.
In paying homage to the country style, this kitchen features an apron front sink, reclaimed barn wood, original 1″x 8″ pine flooring, jadite barn style island pendants, tongue and groove ceilings, and a salvaged school chalkboard. 
One of the showcase features of the kitchen is the unique copper range and hood.  The range is from the Blue Star Precious Metals Collection. 
There you have it, a classic updated country chic kitchen.