The Pre-Construction Process with Northfield Construction Company

The Pre-Construction Process with Northfield Construction Company

Ok. You’ve decided to build a house. You’ve found the perfect lot and downloaded a plan from the internet that you think might work. What’s next? Northfield Construction Company is a full-service contractor that specializes in custom home building projects. This means that we don’t have “favorite” plans you can choose ...

From plans to a completed space

From plans to a completed space

If you’ve ever built a house you may understand the complex visualization required to imagine your home post-construction. Most of our clients get really excited about their custom designed home plans and can’t wait to see what the final space will feel like. Our team can look at architectural plans and easily see where it all...

Custom Build Forever Home Complete

Custom Build Forever Home Complete

Brian and Kay Doughty are now enjoying their completed space in their custom built new home in Northfield, MN. You probably remember us talking about when they started their project last year as they were planning the inclusion of a beautiful theatre room in their plans. We would love to assist you in designing and completing Y...

Complete Custom Modern Minimalist Home

Complete Custom Modern Minimalist Home

Remember that really cool modern minimalist custom-build we were doing in in Northfield, MN? Well, it is now complete and we're excited to share the images! We posted on our blog back in August some of  Matthew and Christine's dream home, now their family is enjoying their beautiful view through their large windows.

What to Look for During Your One Year Walk Through

What to Look for During Your One Year Walk Through

It's almost time for your one year walk through with NCC, but where do you begin? What do you even look for? We've put together a list of all the areas in your home that you should refer to before your walk through. Make a list in advance of what you notice along with any questions you have about maintenance and warranty procedures. ...

Ask the Contractor: Why is My Project So Damn Expensive?

Ask the Contractor: Why is My Project So Damn Expensive?

We often get asked "Why is my project so damn expensive?" And while there could be a handful of reasons, we are ten reason why your project could reach or exceed the higher end of your budget:

  • Planning is expensive, but a lot less expensive than the consequences of not planning
  • Raw land costs and basic utilit...

Project Overview: Edina Home Remodel

Project Overview: Edina Home Remodel

We recently completed a gorgeous residential remodel in Edina, Minnesota. We structurally changed the vaulted ceiling to a barrel vault. This changed lead to structural modifications in the roof, trusses, walls, and an added footing in the basement. It also created a beautiful gable roof looking out the kitchen windows with a faux be...