Crossing Condo Completed

Crossing Condo Completed

On Monday the new owner took possession of the Crossing condominium that we finished for her. She made some very nice choices for the interior finishes. All the cabinets, doors and trims are maple with a light stain applied. The kitchen cabinets have glass in the upper doors and the cabinets extend to the ceiling. There is excellent ...

Bathroom remodel finished

Bathroom remodel finished

In early April we finished up a bathroom remodeling project. One of the issues for the client was that the exisitng shower compartment was too small. So we removed an existing wall and made the shower a bit larger. Because it was a custom size shower we used ceramic tile for the floor and walls. The client picked out some very nice c...

Rural Remodeling

Rural Remodeling

Today I was at our rural Cannon Falls remodeling project. I brought some extra personnel to the site to help lift a large window into place. We are using Andersen windows, which are a great product. This big south facing window came in two sections. The workers laid it on a flat, level surface and jointed it together using the kit An...

Crossing Condominium

Crossing Condominium

We completed work on finishing another condominium unit at The Crossing in Northfield. This unit is on the west side of the building and has nice views from the third floor. The kitchen used oak cabinets with flat panel Shaker style doors. On this unit we again ran the cabinets all the way to the ceiling which provides additio...

West Side Remodel

West Side Remodel

Yesterday we started a remodeling project for a client on the West side of Northfield. The work involves removing an existing interior stairway, raising the entry roof, and installing a new interior stairway. With heavy rain in the forecast we are focusing on the interior work for now. That work involves removing an existing closet, ...

West side porch conversion

West side porch conversion

Last week we started a porch conversion project. Northfield Construction constructed this good sized porch for the previous homeowner many years ago. When we built it I thought someone in the future might want to make it part of the house, so I took provisions to make that conversion a bit easier. We built it as a screened in porch s...

Rural Porch Renovations

Rural Porch Renovations

Last week we completed renovations on a rural farmhouse porch. It is a small porch that had suffered some from years of wear. The owner wanted to spruce it up so that they could have a couple of chairs in the porch and enjoy the views of the farmland. We installed new windows, trims and flooring. We did some minor electrical updates ...

West Side Remodeling

West Side Remodeling

We’ve finished up our West side Northfield remodeling project. This involved raising the roof on the existing entry, removing the existing stairs to the upper floor, and installing new a new hardwood staircase. The new stairway is generously wide and comfortable to travel on. The owners selected white painted balusters with square ...

West Side Porch

West Side Porch

The drywall finishers completed the interior drywall finishing last week on our porch conversion project. This dramatically changes the interior appearance of this porch room. Previously the room was finished with beaded ceiling boards and siding, reflecting the same exterior style as the home. With the drywall and new Marvin windows...

Crossing Condominium

Crossing Condominium

We started finishing off another condominium at The Crossing in Northfield. This unit is a smaller unit….one bedroom and one bathroom. At around 900 square feet it is still a nice living unit. We are installing maple three panel doors and maple cabinets with clear finish. The floors in the main areas are a darker oak wide plank flo...