Remodeling and More. Get Your Free Expo Tickets Here!
Happy Autumn! It’s time for cozy nights by the fire, cooking up hotdish, and football. For many, this is the perfect time to get a head start on remodeling projects. To fire up your imagination, we want you to be our guest at the Home … Read More
Bluestem Featured at St. Louis Park Home Remodeling Tour
Free Remodeling Open House Sunday, May 7, Noon – 4 p.m. St. Louis Park, MN This self-guided home remodeling tour features six homes. You will explore a variety of remodeling and addition projects. See examples of kitchens, basements and other renewed spaces. Speak with the owners … Read More
The Doctor is IN…
As Minnesotans, we would be remiss if we didn’t recognize this famous cartoon sketch from our beloved local hero, Charles M. Schulz. I’m sure it can be related to many fields – and one of them is definitely remodeling. Remodeling has the potential of being … Read More
The Value of Things You Don’t See: Basement Walls
You envision your new basement. You can see it now, with the finishing touches done. The flooring is down, the big screen tv is ready. The snack fridge is stocked. It is a significant project and you are so pleased with the extra space … Read More
Counterintuitive: Microwaves Don’t Need to be an Eyesore
In most kitchens, the initial plan involves the placement of the sink, range and refrigerator. The microwave placement tends to be an afterthought, and while it shouldn’t take precedence over the major components, it does need some early consideration. The majority of kitchens have microwaves … Read More
The Fear of Being Trendy
“I don’t want to be trendy, Tamatha.” The first time I met with Sarah to discuss her final interior selections, this is what she told me. I hear this sentiment quite a bit in my line of work. Most people that we work with want … Read More
Tiny Kitchen Has It All … and now an award too!
A beautiful Southwest Minneapolis kitchen project was named a 2017 Regional Contractor of the Year Award WINNER! See complete before and after pictures with floor plans here. Get design ideas and inspiration. A Southwest Journal article also featured this kitchen in September 2016. The article talks about the great design … Read More
Visit Bluestem at the West Metro Home Fair!
Bluestem Construction is sponsoring the West Metro Home Fair on Sunday, February 12, 2017! Hear valuable information that will help you prepare to improve your home: What to expect when you are expecting … your remodeling project. How the right planning and details will make your … Read More
Bluestem Ranked in Houzz’s 2016 Top 10 Rooms of the Day
Bluestem Construction’s “whimsical” laundry room remodel ranks in Houzz.com’s Top 10 Rooms of the Day from 2016! Last January, Houzz covered our efficient, vibrant laundry-mudroom redesign. Twelve months later, our colorful laundry room remains one of Houzz’s most popular features — Check out the original … Read More
Featured On Houzz — Room of the Day: A Colorful Place to Whiten Whites and Brighten Brights
“This is Minnesota! We have a lot of winter gear,” says designer Tamatha Miller, who helped this family reconfigure several inefficient and disjointed spaces involving an entry, mudroom and laundry area, and office. While improving the flow, adding a powder room, and providing ample and … Read More