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Fall Remodelers Showcase Sneak Peek: Minnetonka Man Shed

    August is here, and fall is right around the corner! In anticipation of the Twin Cities Fall Remodelers Showcase, we’re sharing a sneak peek of our featured project, a fun Minnetonka Man Shed. As we all navigate the ongoing impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on our daily lives, more of our clients are […]

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Design Details to Take Your Kitchen Renovation to the Next Level

A kitchen remodel is one of the most significant projects a homeowner can take on. We can think of nothing more disappointing than investing in a kitchen renovation that doesn’t meet your expectations. So, how do you take your kitchen renovation to the next level? It’s all in the details! Of course, elements like cabinetry, […]

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Exterior Remodeling: Making a Memorable First Impression

Beautiful summer weather has arrived in the Twin Cities metro, which means we’re all spending as much time outside as possible! As we all hang out at home more because of modified COVID-19 restrictions, it’s easier to notice tasks for your to-do list. Whether your home’s exterior is looking dated, has been run-down by a […]

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Modern Kitchen Remodel in Inver Grove Heights

There’s nothing like being stuck inside for weeks on end to make you realize what your home is lacking. For these homeowners in Inver Grove Heights, it was an updated, functional kitchen. Originally built in 1957, the room had been updated once before, and had the 90s look to prove it! (Think soffits above the […]

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Rustic Exterior Renovation in Inver Grove Heights

  Spring is here to stay in the Twin Cities, and front porch season has arrived along with it! Today, we’re featuring a stunning rustic exterior renovation in Inver Grove Heights. This client’s late 80’s home was in desperate need of some curb appeal. The dated front exterior was wrapped in the original rough-sawn cedar […]

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2020 Spring Remodelers Showcase

Updated 3/18/2020: In light of COVID-19, the Spring Remodelers Showcase has been canceled. Please enjoy the images below (plus more to come)! Spring is making its annual appearance, and with it, comes the 2020 Spring Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase! While we’re thrilled about the warmer weather’s early arrival this year, we’re even more excited […]

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Get the Scoop on GNB’s Commercial Construction and Remodeling Services

Did you know Great Northern Builders offers commercial construction and remodeling services? It’s true! Our team is well-versed in all things commercial construction and remodeling, and our portfolio is stacked with some fantastic projects from throughout the Twin Cities area. Over the years, we’ve worked on many different commercial projects, including assisted living and senior […]

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Six 2020 Design Trends

As 2020 begins, the design industry is cozying up to new trends. We asked our talented designer, Tracy Donlan, for her perspective on what styles will be popular in the coming year. Read on below to see what she had to say! 1. Color and Comfort Painted cabinetry is still the most common request for […]

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Wrapping Up 2019: A Look at Our Year

As 2019 draws to a close, we’re reflecting on some of our favorite moments and milestones of the past year. We had a full season of projects, which we’re so grateful for! Thanks to our talented team for another year of outstanding work, and of course, thank you to our wonderful clients for supporting us. […]

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Great Northern Builders Wins 2019 ROMA Award

Our team at Great Northern Builders has some exciting news! We recently attended Housing First Minnesota’s BIG Night and took home the 2019 Remodeler of Merit Award (ROMA) for Interior Remodel under $200,000! Housing First Minnesota has been presenting the ROMA Award to remodelers since 1982. This prestigious award is meant to recognize creativity, design, […]

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Grand Opening of the Newly Remodeled Lambda Delta Phi Sorority House

  In September, we had the honor of attending the grand opening and ribbon cutting for the Lambda Delta Phi sorority. Taking part in this event was a special moment for our team. Over the course of a year-and-a-half, Great Northern Builders had the pleasure of working with the ladies of Lambda Delta Phi to […]

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GNB Announced as Finalist for 2019 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics

Over the last ten years, Great Northern Builders has made it a point to build a strong business that our trade partners and clients are proud to be a part of. Our team strives to provide an exceptional experience from start to finish by completing every project with integrity and quality of service in mind. […]

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2019 Fall Remodelers Showcase

Whether you’re ready or not, fall is just around the corner. In addition to cooler weather, a change in seasons brings the 2019 Parade of Homes Fall Remodelers Showcase. While we aren’t quite ready for summer to end, we can’t wait to show off this exciting remodel in Woodbury, Minnesota! 2019 Fall Remodelers Showcase #63 […]

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Happy 10 Year Anniversary Great Northern Builders

Great Northern Builders was founded 10 years ago this August! To celebrate, we’ll be sharing stories, photos, and trips down memory lane all month long on our Facebook and Instagram accounts. But first, we’d like to say thank you to all of our clients and supporters who’ve kept us busy over the last decade; there […]

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5 Kitchen Remodeling Designs We Love

At Great Northern Builders, we love helping our clients breathe new life into their outdated kitchen by creating a beautiful and functional design. Over the years, we’ve had the privilege of working on many kitchen remodels. While we try not to play favorites, there are some kitchen remodeling designs we get excited about time and […]

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3 Things to Know About Great Northern Builder’s Exterior Remodeling Services

First impressions matter and when it comes to owning a home, it all starts with the exterior. Beyond excellent curb appeal, your home needs to be able to stand up to the harsh Midwest climate; from hot and humid summers to polar vortex winters and everything in between. If your home’s exterior isn’t up to […]

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3 Things to Know About Our Insurance Restoration Services

No homeowner wants to file an insurance claim. Doing so means your home has suffered interior or exterior damage, and sustained damage due to a fire, flood, storm, or other catastrophe. While unfortunate, these life-altering events can occur without warning. If and when they do, having a professional skilled in insurance restoration is key to […]

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2019 St. Louis Park Home Tour: A Peek Inside Our Featured Home

Did you hear the news? The 2019 St. Louis Park Home Tour is just a few weeks away! Great Northern Builders is excited to share one of our newly remodeled homes during this self-guided tour. Featuring a completely updated designed, this lower level is a must see!  2019 St. Louis Park Home Tour 3201 Colorado […]

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2019 Spring Parade of Homes

2019 SPRING PARADE OF HOMES REMODELERS SHOWCASE MARCH 29 TH – 31 ST , 2019 FROM 12:00-6:00 PM Remodel #27

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Some Work to Help Out The Kids

We get requests that come from a lot of different motivations. Generally, when we are working as a basement remodeler in Chanhassen, we are usually finishing or redoing the space to make it more comfortable. However, we got two distinct requests from a homeowner that turned out to be a really interesting project for us. […]

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Adding Entertainment Space Downstairs

We got a call from a family that had finally decided to put their downstairs basement area to good use. They called us to do some work as their basement remodeler in Minnetonka. We were more than happy to help them out! The first thing they mentioned during their initial meeting was that they wanted […]

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