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East side cabinets

  We are working at installing cabinets in our East side new home project. The cabinets were custom made for the home using red oak to match the interior trim. A nice sized island is included in [...]

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Water Damage Cleanup

It was quite a bit of work cleaning up after the burst water pipe in our client’s home. Most of the flooring was removed right away to help eliminate water and moisture in the home. Last week we rem [...]

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Cabinets at The Crossing

Yesterday our carpenters started setting cabinets in the first condominium we are completing at The Crossing in Northfield. Each of the units is slightly different and will have different interior fin [...]

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Interior Trim

With the primer and first finish coats of paint applied, we are starting interior trim work at our East side new home project. The trim in this home is red oak. In keeping with the Craftsman style of [...]

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NAF Grants Breakfast

Because of my continuing education course conflict yesterday I was not able to attend the Northfield Area Foundation grants breakfast. I have served as a director for the Northfield Area Foundation (N [...]

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Continuing Education

Yesterday I spent all day in a contractor’s continuing education class. It was hosted by the Rice County building inspections divisions of the Cities of Northfield and Faribault, and Rice County. Th [...]

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Water Damage

This is the time of year when cold weather can cause problems in houses. Sometimes it is something fairly simple, such as a belt breaking on a furnace, which can be repaired easily and without inciden [...]

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Geothermal System

  The geothermal heating system equipment is being connected at our East side new home project. This is the home that was featured in the recent Northfield News article about geothermal heating s [...]

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Winter Frost

Yesterday was one of those beautiful winter days where the trees, wires, poles and grasses were covered with a soft white frost. This is the kind of frost that is pretty but isn’t damaging. Sometime [...]

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Octopus and Winders

This morning I met with a client that is considering remodeling at their home. It is a nice home from about 1915. It is a bit unusual in that the home has not had a lot of remodeling done to it over t [...]

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