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Milwaukee Avenue homeowner designed a replacement for his crumbling side porch, but waited nearly three decades to tackle the project.
Empty nesters didn't want to dramatically change the house's scale or character.
A fixer-upper to sell becomes home for keeps.
Empty nesters enjoy quilting and playing music.
Homeowner used time after layoff and construction skills to make "the nicest space in the house."
Handy homeowner increased the livable space in his Minneapolis home.
DIY chevron wood floors and new windows highlight light-filled space.
The architect's house, featured magazines and newspapers after it was built in 2004, was a case study in modern prefab construction.
Author updates an American garden tradition for today's locavores with a new how-to guidebook.
An architect and his wife created a spa-like bathroom and walk-in closet with hard work and "a lot of YouTube videos."
Architect's FlatPak house near Cedar Lake was case study for modern prefab construction.
Edina author advocates integration of traditional gardening in soil and year-round hydroponic gardening in water.
Projects range from cabins to remodels to new homes.
The upcoming Home of the Month projects made their owners' dreams come true.
Midcentury modern house looks just like it did when noted architect designed it.
Architect-designed modern house has atrium and indoor pool
Architect's new house, on "unbuildable" lot in Burnsville, doubles as his family's lake retreat.
Gain ideas and inspiration at a virtual AIA Minnesota home design event.
Colonial mansion has fireplaces in every guest room
Looking forward to digging in the dirt and enjoying your yard? You've got lots of company.
Minneapolis homeowner's project made the perfect pandemic-era gathering spot.
Backyard watering hole is perfect for pandemic-era socializing
A 1970s split-entry contemporary in west Bloomington sparked a buyer frenzy.
With grandkids living across the street, couple love the bright open spaces of their newly improved home.
New open floor plan and repurposed spaces enhance casual modern living.
Architect-designed dwelling makes the most of its views and the light.
'70s split-entry home in west Bloomington received 32 offers
A grand Victorian house with turret, art glass windows and six fireplaces has been renovated to perfection.
Vintage Craftsman-style house was transformed with Indonesian-inspired makeover.
Owner was inspired by a memorable trip to transform his 1920s Craftsman into a Shangri La for his family.
From bright and bold to Scandi simple, these getaway homes suit each family's ideal retreat.
A three-story addition breathes new life into a century-old St. Paul home that will be open during the Remodelers Showcase.
Main cabin, guest cabin and recreational building are shared by two families.
Lake home was inspired by Norwegian country houses.
Vibrant colors and repurposed materials create a joyful space.
Two homes on one lot with shared patio are just steps from Minnehaha Creek.
Annual Spring Ideas House will focus on porches, patios and decks at Bachman's south Minneapolis store.
A Northfield stay-at-home mom has become a "macro influencer," thanks to a thrifty re-do of a 1980s rambler.
'Music room' includes stage, bar and light/sound system.
Makeover makes the most of a suburban split-level with an unusual layout.
A local architect designed a Prairie School house "tucked away" on a wooded lot near downtown Stillwater.
Home's design was inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright
The couple behind Jkath Design Build + Reinvent made their Tudor-inspired "forever home."
Modern Tudor in Minneapolis is design/build couple's own dream home.
Concerns about child care, finances and family togetherness have accelerated the trend to multigenerational living.
Home sits on almost an acre of wooded land
Resourceful Minneapolis gardener produces a bounty and sows sustainability in the heart of the city.
Eleven on the River has a New York pedigree and a Minnesota accent.
With 24/7 concierge service and a restaurant and bar on the first floor, 510 Groveland offers a taste of Manhattan in Minneapolis.
Patio heaters, hot tubs, ice bars and more create winter outdoor gathering spots.
Living in Denmark inspired a couple to reinvent their St. Paul rambler for their growing family.
The distinctive house with two contrasting aesthetics is an iconic home overlooking Lake Harriet.
$2 million property includes 50 acres and a winding brook
Storage on steroids, with bigger pantries and more cabinets, is among trends tracked by Houzz.
The author wrote about his friends' grand house with 11 bedrooms and 11 fireplaces.
Tudor architecture is lightened, brightened and updated for 21st-century living.
Flip-flopping the kitchen and a spare bedroom made a family's Kingfield home "cozy, homey and connected."
The original stone house was built in about 1860 by an immigrant family from Luxembourg.
Architect Charles Stinson designed his own Lake Minnetonka home to welcome loved ones.
During a difficult summer, city dwellers transformed urban boulevards into gardens to create a source of food and connection.
Cape Cod-inspired house on Lake Minnetonka has panoramic water views.
10 ideas to help enhance your living space during the pandemic winter.
Home in Eden Prairie is now on the market
"We didn't want to mimic the Craftsman style," said the owner. "We wanted to keep the original as original and add the new as new."
A new modern house in Minneapolis embraces movement, light and its connection to the Mississippi River.
Even though she can't host parties and fundraisers, a Christmas enthusiast still sets the scene for the season.
New bedroom and bathroom complement vintage character of a 1906 Minneapolis home.
Lars Peterssen started his professional life working on supercomputers. Then a lecture on design inspired him to change careers. He earned a master's degree in…
Catholic church, built in 1885, is now a home with domed ceilings, stained-glass windows and an owners' suite in the former choir loft.
How to reduce risk and keep your loved ones safe over the holidays.
Self-guided tours will follow one-way path and have limited visitors per time slot.
A Scandinavian-inspired remodeling transformed a modest-sized '60s house.
Grand country estate with 26 rooms including a ballroom has hosted weddings and afternoon teas.
After buying a basic builder home, a young family makes it their own.
Michele Vig of Edina creates order in your home, your schedule and your mind.