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Randolph School classroom

We started a remodeling project for Randolph Schools. Randolph is a small town located just northeast of Northfield. Our work involves creating a new classroom from some existing space in the high sch [...]

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Lovely Historic Buildings in Decorah

A couple of weeks ago I spent the weekend in Decorah, Iowa attending a wedding. All three of my children attended Luther College in Decorah so I’m no stranger to the town. But every time I am th [...]

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Interior of Outdoor Room

The “outdoor room” addition that we have been working on for the past few weeks is nearing completion. The exterior work is mainly complete on the room and the workers are now giving atten [...]

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5th Street Project

We are just about finished with the first phase of the work we are doing at the Northfield 5th Street parking lot. Part of our work involved creating large curved concrete steps from the sidewalk into [...]

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Home remodeling and deck

Last week we started another home remodeling project. This one includes two parts..an exterior deck and interior kitchen and related remodeling. We started work with the deck. Decks are a fairly simpl [...]

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Post and Beam Home

This home was constructed in Northfield after the existing home was demolished. The home is constructed using post and beam timber construction. The walls and roof areas are constructed from structura [...]

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Bulldozer and cabin

Last weekend I spent some time in Northern Minnesota. Part of my activities involved a stop in Willow River for ‘Willow River Days’. Willow River is in Northern Pine County and is a fun li [...]

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Home addition

We continue our work on a home addition to a home we constructed a few years ago. Both the home and the addition were designed by Gary Hanson with Prairie Creek Architects. Gary does a great job captu [...]

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Mouse house fire?

I was visiting with someone earlier this week. We were talking about fires in homes. They asked me if I had ever seen evidence of fires started by animals when we are remodeling homes. I couldn’ [...]

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River seats and steps

Our work at the 5th Street project in Northfield involves the construction of a set of seats leading down to the Cannon River. The gently curved concrete seats also have an added riser at one end to c [...]

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