The companies featured in this partner directory have supported the architects, designers, homeowners, and others involved in creating each of the homes showcased on the 2018 Homes by Architects Tour. They proudly offer services and products to the construction & design industries and public consumers, and have financially supported the 2018 tour.
Companies are listed below in alphabetical order.
(651) 779-6819 | bradenconstruction.com
Established in 1982, our focus has been on integrity, reliability, and quality. From luxury home projects or small remodels, to full scale commercial building projects, we monitor every detail that goes into your project. We’ll be with you every step of the way, from the initial meeting with your architect, to smoothing out the final touches. We practice an open-book policy so you know exactly what you’re paying for. Braden’s crew of project managers, field supervisors, carpenters and support staff are dedicated to making certain that each of our building projects is done right. Braden Construction is one of the premier home and commercial builders and remodelers in Minnesota, Wisconsin and the upper Midwest.
See our work at Home 12
Brooke Voss Interior Design
(763) 227-0008 | brookevossdesign.com
Brooke Voss Design is a boutique design studio providing bespoke design services for residential, commercial and hospitality projects worldwide. Her work has been published in Midwest Home, Mpls/St. Paul, Domino, Apartment Therapy, broadcast on the air with the MyTalk 107.1 Shop Girls and PBS’s Hometime television show.
See our work at Homes 8 and 10
(715) 426-1100 | cambek.com
Cambek™ Designer Doors® is a premier manufacturer of fine custom garage and entry doors, and matching millwork. Cambek is the new name for a company that has been known for its superlative Designer Doors products for more than thirty years. Our new name is inspired by the word cambium, the layer of living tissue in trees which forms the annual growth rings. Driven by this spirit of renewal and growth, the Cambek team is intent on providing not only the finest garage and entry doors in the marketplace, but also the industry’s most impressive customer service. Through sales, design, manufacturing and fulfillment, with every project our goal is to understand and create exactly what our client envisions, and then deliver on time and according to the needs of the project. Cambek is located in River Falls, Wisconsin, and sells nation-wide through architects and builders, and directly to homeowners.
See our work at Homes 4, 9, and 12
Carousel Motor Group
Formed in May 2008, Carousel Motor Group operates seven automotive dealerships. All dealerships offer new and pre-owned sales, financing, leasing, along with parts and service. Carousel is proud to be a part of the 2018 Homes by Architects Tour.
See our vehicles at most tour homes
(763) 559-8732 | garagefloorcoatingofmn.com
Garage Floor Coating of MN is the largest residential concrete company in Minnesota and is continually recognized as leaders in the concrete industry. We are experts in concrete construction, installation, repair, and concrete floor finishes.
See our work at Homes 1, 2, and 3
(866) 460-4403 | kolbegallerytwincities.com
Kolbe Gallery Twin Cities is a full service dealer of Kolbe windows & doors. Our expansive showroom features full-size displays of all product lines from Kolbe Windows & Doors – we’re proud to provide American-made, artisan-quality Kolbe products to the Twin Cities area. Our staff has over 100 years of combined experience with windows & doors, making us uniquely qualified to answer your questions and provide technical support to architects, builders, contractors, and other construction professionals.
See our products at Homes 10 and 16
(800) 270-7460 | marvin.com
The Marvin brand is Built around you®. Built on a heritage of quality and innovation, we are continuously leading the industry in product design and function. Each product is made to order, one at a time, to meet your exact specifications. With our customization capabilities, exclusive innovations, high-performance energy efficiency options, and our unmatched personal service at every point in the process, you will be able to find beautiful windows and doors for your project.
See our products at Homes 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18 and 19
Mattson Macdonald Young
(612) 827-7825 | mattsonmacdonald.com
Mattson Macdonald Young was founded in 1983 as a friendly, creative structural engineering firm with personality and a sense of humor. Our professional yet fun culture brings out the best in our staff, and gives our clients the innovative, sound, safe design solutions they need and want – often quickly and affordably. We are very hands-on, having plenty of exposure as well as first-hand experience in residential and commercial construction. With our diverse team, we’ve helped countless buildings, homes, and other structures be realized, with involvement in many different aspects of each.
See our work at Home17
(612) 236-1646 | mercurymosaics.com
Mercury Mosaics is a woman-run, tile-design & manufacturing enterprise based in Northeast Minneapolis. Shaped by a collective of creative, intelligent, passionate & hard-working craftspeople of vast backgrounds, Mercury Mosaics has evolved rapidly over the past 16-years. Now filling a massive, historic, light-drenched factory we are the global tile-trend makers!
Our aim is to add to meaningful, curated environments rich with color, texture and pattern through tile as a medium. We want our tile to be part of the backdrop of your life and your friend’s lives. Deep down in today’s fast-paced world, we know there are people out there that still admire and appreciate the beauty of objects made by dedicated craftspeople. Our story becomes your story – this is what we are made from and what we’ll build into the future.
See our work at Home 16
(844) ORTAL-FIRE | www.ortalheat.com
For more than 30 years, Ortal has been the world’s premier designer and builder of high-quality contemporary frameless gas fireplaces. We design our fireplaces to meet the most stringent requirements of architects, designers, builders, home and business owners. With our innovative Cool Wall Technology, advanced Power Vent System, and start-to-finish project support, Ortal fireplaces offer design freedom.
Edina: (952) 941-2685 or Woodbury: (651) 204-0112 | www.twincityfireplace.com
Our mission is simple: “To be the best, most detailed and knowledgeable installing fireplace contractor and brick & stone masons in the Twin Cities. We will create a company culture that emulates a close family atmosphere; a place where team members & their families, friends and customers are welcome.” Twin City Fireplace & Stone Company is a family owned corporation committed to excellence and customer satisfaction. With the customer in mind we approach every project as though we were working in our own home and we were founded with the intention of providing homeowners, builders, designers & architects in Minnesota with the highest quality hearth products & brick and stone installations available.
See our products at Home 2
(612) 418-5702 | partnerswoodcraft.com
We are a full service fine cabinetry and furniture facility dedicated to providing excellent service to our clients. Our extensive knowledge of materials and attention to detail from design through installation will give you the results and peace of mind you should expect.
See our work at Homes 1 and 15
Pella Windows and Doors
(763) 745-1400 | pella.com
Pella Corporation has a proud 90-year history as a window and door manufacturer. Since 1925, we’ve crafted our products with one purpose in mind – to help you create beautiful, long-lasting spaces that make life’s favorite moments more comfortable and the views more enjoyable.
Whether it’s escaping to your favorite space after a long day or welcoming a new friend into your home for the first time, Pella can help you frame those moments beautifully with stylish windows and doors you’ll appreciate for years to come.
Host of the ‘Toast to the Tour’ Event
(612) 824-5100 | stinsonbuildersinc.com
Stinson Builders partners with clients to create high quality, intelligent homes. We are responsive, open-minded and dedicated to being key innovators and influencers in the industry. We work closely with clients and architects to realize the vision for their home, whether building a new, contemporary home or working on a period-specific renovation. Stinson Builders has a history of working with award-winning architects and designers, and our process emphasizes collaboration, communication and organization to ensure both construction and the final result are enjoyable.
See our work at Home 7
Streeter & Associates | Elevation Homes
As an architectural builder, we value collaboration and lasting relationships with our clients, architects, designers and industry partners. Building timeless modern and traditional custom homes, renovations, condo and commercial interiors – we earn our reputation and trademarks of trust and extraordinary craftsmanship with every unique project we undertake. Streeter & Associates and Elevation Homes are proud to be annual sponsors of the AIA Homes by Architects Tour. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Linked IN.
See our work at Homes 6, 9, 10 and 18
(651) 300-0129 | whiteoakssavanna.com
Located four miles west of Stillwater amidst rolling hills, gentle valleys and quiet ponds shaded by ancient heritage trees, White Oaks Savanna™ is a beautiful, architecturally-driven residential community. With 200 acres of rare natural savanna reserved for 30 luxury custom home sites of 5-7 acres each, and 115 acres reserved for organic farming and farm-to-table enterprises, White Oaks Savanna offers an incomparable spirit of place.
Stop by during tour hours to enjoy refreshments, conversation with top architects and fine home builders and tour this 320-acre rare oak savanna landscape. On Saturday, we’re extending our hours until 8:00 pm to allow tour visitors to end your day at the savanna while enjoying refreshments.
Located on the Southeast corner of County Road 12 and Lake Elmo Avenue, Stillwater