Dental Office Addition

Our work on the addition to Professional Drive Dental has moved along nicely. The addition is fully enclosed, the roof is on and most of the siding is applied. We are using one of the window openings as a temporary access into the work area. The new addition will end up blending perfectly in with the existing building.

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Elevator Upgrades, Part II

If you are a regular visitor to this website you probably remember that we worked on various elevator upgrades at last year. We are at it again this year now that school is over…Part II. We will be renovating several elevators on the campus this year.

  Our first work area is at Olin Hall. This elevator was a pass...

Prior Lake Dental Clinic

Our project at a Prior Lake dental clinic is moving along well. The first part of the project involved construction of an addition to the existing dental clinic. Most of that work has been completed now. The dental equipment is set in place and it will be used next week. The interior finishes look great. One thing I really like i...

Watson Elevator

Yesterday we started some work on the elevator project at Watson Hall at Carleton College. At 8 floors, this is Carleton’s tallest dormitory. The building hast two traction elevators that we will be modernizing soon. Part of our work involves removing some old mechanical equipment in the mechanical room at the top of the buildi...

Prior Lake Dental Clinic

We have moved on to the final phase of our work at the Prior Lake dental clinic we are working on. The first phase was the addition, the second phase was the construction of the new toilet and administrative areas. This third phase is the removal of the existing toilet and construction of a new entry on the east side of the build...

Laura Baker Remodeling

This week we started a remodeling project for Laura Baker Services Association (LBS) in Northfield. LBS has been in Northfield since its founding in 1897. It provides care and housing for people with developmental disabilities. It is located on a beautiful campus setting on the east side of Northfield.

Our work on this p...

Demolition, Laura Baker Services

Demolition work has moved along well at our renovation project for Laura Baker Services in Northfield. We removed all the windows, interior walls and ceilings in the building. Last week we finished up with the removal of the concrete floor. We hired a subcontractor to cut the floor into 5’x 5’ pieces so they could be removed ...

Water Intrusion Repairs

We are doing some water intrusion repairs for a local homeowners association. Water has been entering the building through and around a concrete patio that has basement area underneath. The work involves removing the layer of concrete that is on top of pre-cast concrete planking. There are some problems with the membrane that was...

Laura Baker Services

We completed the majority of the demolition work at Elwell Hall that we are renovating for Laura Baker Services. The plumbing has been installed below grade and the new concrete floor was laid late last week.

Most of the window openings have been modified to accept the new windows we will be installing. The existing wall...

Laura Baker Services

We have finished installing the steel framing for the new interior walls at our Laura Baker Services remodeling project. The mechanical and electrical contractors have been busy installing their work. In short order we will be ready for drywall surfaces to be installed.

We’ve moved on to installing windows in the buildi...