Bluestone patio and wall, created to enhance the new entry vestibule beyond.
       
     
Addition/remodeling near Cedar Lake in Minneapolis, featuring a deck over the garage
       
     
A richly paneled family room in an Edina condo.
       
     
This kitchen gained an extra dimension by removing the ceiling and adding a skylight.
       
     
A modest-budget kitchen remodeling, featuring IKEA cabinets and bright tiles
       
     
This split-level overhaul in Linden Hills gave the house a rich, Craftsman-like image
       
     
A unique "dining room", with custom cafe tables that can be ganged together for a large group.
       
     
This dramatic remodeling was made possible by relocating the basement stair.
       
     
A small addition yielded a dramatically improved kitchen in this 1904 home.
       
     
A butcherblock countertop and dropped ceiling accent this kitchen island.
       
     
Cedar-and-stucco facade makeover in Roseville
       
     
Warm, open Roseville kitchen remodeling.
       
     
A restored parlor in a pre-Civil War home in east Texas.
       
     
Large addition and remodeling to a classic brick home in Edina.
       
     
Rich woodwork (by Aaron Carlson) give this Owner's Suite bath a spa-like ambience.
       
     
A spacious bath in south Minneapolis, redone in a style consistent with the house's age
       
     
This bathroom is in a north dormer, but provides a comfortable and well-organized space
       
     
A small bath featuring intricate tile work.
       
     
New house on Lake Minnetonka for a multi-generational family.
       
     
Kitchen remodeling with warm woods and contrasting countertops and crowns.
       
     
A large kitchen with drama, with dark cabinetry, a red tile wall and exotic lights.
       
     
Bluestone patio and wall, created to enhance the new entry vestibule beyond.
       
     
Bluestone patio and wall, created to enhance the new entry vestibule beyond.

General contractor: Metropolis Construction.

Addition/remodeling near Cedar Lake in Minneapolis, featuring a deck over the garage
       
     
Addition/remodeling near Cedar Lake in Minneapolis, featuring a deck over the garage
A richly paneled family room in an Edina condo.
       
     
A richly paneled family room in an Edina condo.

Interior designer: Vicki Nolan Design

Woodwork by Partners Woodcraft.

General contractor: Viking Construction.

This kitchen gained an extra dimension by removing the ceiling and adding a skylight.
       
     
This kitchen gained an extra dimension by removing the ceiling and adding a skylight.

General contractor: Stinson Builders.

A modest-budget kitchen remodeling, featuring IKEA cabinets and bright tiles
       
     
A modest-budget kitchen remodeling, featuring IKEA cabinets and bright tiles

General contractor: Metropolis Construction.

This split-level overhaul in Linden Hills gave the house a rich, Craftsman-like image
       
     
This split-level overhaul in Linden Hills gave the house a rich, Craftsman-like image

Construction advisor: Owner Built

A unique "dining room", with custom cafe tables that can be ganged together for a large group.
       
     
A unique "dining room", with custom cafe tables that can be ganged together for a large group.
This dramatic remodeling was made possible by relocating the basement stair.
       
     
This dramatic remodeling was made possible by relocating the basement stair.

General contractor: Wooden Dreams.

A small addition yielded a dramatically improved kitchen in this 1904 home.
       
     
A small addition yielded a dramatically improved kitchen in this 1904 home.

General contractor: Metropolis Construction.

A butcherblock countertop and dropped ceiling accent this kitchen island.
       
     
A butcherblock countertop and dropped ceiling accent this kitchen island.
Cedar-and-stucco facade makeover in Roseville
       
     
Cedar-and-stucco facade makeover in Roseville

General contractor: Andlar Construction.

Warm, open Roseville kitchen remodeling.
       
     
Warm, open Roseville kitchen remodeling.

Photograph by Andrea Rugg Photography.

A restored parlor in a pre-Civil War home in east Texas.
       
     
A restored parlor in a pre-Civil War home in east Texas.

General contractor: Angel’s Remodeling

Large addition and remodeling to a classic brick home in Edina.
       
     
Large addition and remodeling to a classic brick home in Edina.

General contractor: Charles Cudd.

Interior design collaborator: Suzanne Haugland

Rich woodwork (by Aaron Carlson) give this Owner's Suite bath a spa-like ambience.
       
     
Rich woodwork (by Aaron Carlson) give this Owner's Suite bath a spa-like ambience.

General contractor: Crawford Merz Anderson

Designed in collaboration with Linda Vogt Interior Design

A spacious bath in south Minneapolis, redone in a style consistent with the house's age
       
     
A spacious bath in south Minneapolis, redone in a style consistent with the house's age
This bathroom is in a north dormer, but provides a comfortable and well-organized space
       
     
This bathroom is in a north dormer, but provides a comfortable and well-organized space
A small bath featuring intricate tile work.
       
     
A small bath featuring intricate tile work.
New house on Lake Minnetonka for a multi-generational family.
       
     
New house on Lake Minnetonka for a multi-generational family.
Kitchen remodeling with warm woods and contrasting countertops and crowns.
       
     
Kitchen remodeling with warm woods and contrasting countertops and crowns.

General contractor: Reuter Walton

Cabinetry by Patrick Plautz

A large kitchen with drama, with dark cabinetry, a red tile wall and exotic lights.
       
     
A large kitchen with drama, with dark cabinetry, a red tile wall and exotic lights.

Designed in collaboration with Steven Roberts Interior Design.

Cabinetry: Partners Woodcraft.