Entryway Design Tips

Transform your entry into a functional, organized space It’s winter in Minnesota – that means piles of coats, hats, mittens, socks, boots, skates, bike helmets, and hockey sticks! If you live in an older home, you might not have the luxury of a spacious mudroom. Here are some entryway design tips that will add functionality…

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Designing Your Home for All Generations

Are you thinking of inviting your aging parents to live with you? Perhaps your adult children have returned to the nest. You’re not alone. According to the Pew Research Center, 20 percent of the U.S. population—64 million—lived with multiple generations under one roof in 2016. Financial and healthcare factors are primary drivers. Families also are recognizing…

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Growing Pains? Try House Gains!

You love the neighborhood; you don’t want to move.  You love the lines of the house; you don’t want to disrupt them with an addition. But your kids are growing up, becoming (much) more active. Perhaps there’s a new one on the way. A house that’s size was just fine five years ago, has started…

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Single Level Living in Lilydale

When this St. Paul couple sold their two-story home and bought a 1980s condo in Lilydale, (close to the kids and family), they dreamed of a single-level home where they could enjoy the next chapter of their lives. In addition to the kitchen and dining area, this project also included a new owner’s suite with…

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