10 Things I Like About Being Stuck at Home
By Timothy Ferraro | Owner, Bluestem Construction Having returned from Italy just ahead of the crisis, we chose to self-isolate for several days to ensure the safety of our staff and friends. So, although most folks are just starting their serious social distancing, we are … Read More
Bluestem COVID19 Response
At Bluestem, we understand that what we create with our homeowners is more than just a beautiful space. Your home is a place to create belonging, to care for family, friends and neighbors. In this challenging and uncertain time, our sense of belonging to … Read More
Common DIY Remodeling Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Guest Blog Published on January 13, 2020 – By Lexi Klinkenberg *Featuring comments from Bluestem. Are you considering attempting a “do it yourself” project for your home? Professionals are in high demand for these types of projects because often times homeowners get in over their … Read More
Bluestem Named NARI-MN 2019 CotY™ Winner – wins four awards
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Shira Levenson-Mayket firstname.lastname@example.org 952-232-4186 Bluestem Construction NAMED NARI-MN 2019 CotY™ WINNER The National Association of the Remodeling Industry of MN (NARI-MN) Named its CotY™ (Contractor of the Year) Winners Minneapolis, MN: November 12, 2019 —The National Association of the Remodeling Industry … Read More
Thinking of a Kitchen Remodel? The Plan is the Thing.
By Mike Lotz | Kitchen Designer and Cabinetry Specialist When I meet with a new kitchen design client, the first thing they usually say is, “we need to redo our kitchen, but we don’t know where to start.” They can see (and feel) the problem, but … Read More
Micro-Additions: Big Payoffs for Less
By Timothy Ferraro | Bluestem Construction Owner What are the benefits of a micro-addition? “We really like our older home but need more space in certain areas. Can we add just a few extra feet here and there when we remodel?” Sometimes it’s the little … Read More
2018 SLP Home Remodeling Tour Features Remodeled Bluestem Home!
Sunday, May 6, Noon – 4 p.m. St. Louis Park, MN One of the best ways to choose the right remodeler for your home is to see their work. Come to the St. Louis Park Home Remodeling Tour and enjoy the results of a variety … Read More
Jump-start your remodeling project on March 17!
It’s Time for the Annual Southwest Journal Home Improvement Fair Dreaming of transforming your home? Find the inspiration and information you need for your next remodeling project on Saturday, March 17, at the Southwest Journal Annual Home Improvement Fair. At the Fair, you’ll get … 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
Contractor-grade bath becomes award-winning luxury spa
Congratulations go out to designer Tamatha Miller and the Bluestem award winning team for two Contractor of the Year Awards from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (Minnesota and Regional) for this beautiful bath remodel! This east suburban couple loved their home, except for the … Read More