News, Events and Remodeling Tips.

Where can you get a FREE ticket to the Luxury Remodeling Tour June 9-10th? Right here!

Sign up by June 8th at noon. Limit of 2, order now. Want ideas for your perfect kitchen, great room, mudroom and more? Come see Bluestem Construction at this year’s Midwest Home Luxury Remodeling Tour! We can’t wait to show you the… Read more »

Jun 01, 2018


2018 SLP Home Remodeling Tour Features Remodeled Bluestem Home!

Sunday, May 6, Noon – 4 p.m.  St. Louis Park, MN One of the best ways to choose the right remodeler for your home is to see their work. Come to the St. Louis Park Home Remodeling Tour and enjoy the… Read more »

Apr 10, 2018


Jump-start your remodeling project on March 17!

It’s Time for the Annual Southwest Journal Home Improvement Fair Dreaming of transforming your home? Find the inspiration and information you need for your next remodeling project on Saturday, March 17, at the Southwest Journal Annual Home Improvement Fair. At… Read more »

Mar 07, 2018


Our Kitchen Remodel Is Featured on Houzz!

Thank you, Houzz! Houzz has selected one of our kitchen remodels as a featured Ideabook on their website this month! Collaborating with the homeowner, the Bluestem design team integrated diverse elements in this bright and beautiful kitchen and mudroom remodel…. Read more »

Dec 15, 2017


Remodeling and More. Get Your Free Expo Tickets Here!

Happy Autumn! It’s time for cozy nights by the fire, cooking up hotdish, and football. For many, this is the perfect time to get a head start on remodeling projects. To fire up your imagination, we want you to be… Read more »

Nov 01, 2017


Bluestem Featured in St. Louis Park Home Remodeling Tour!

Free Remodeling Open House: Sunday, May 7, Noon – 4 p.m.  St. Louis Park, MN This self-guided home remodeling tour features six homes. You will explore a variety of remodeling and addition projects. See examples of kitchens, basements and other renewed… Read more »

Apr 29, 2017


The Plan’s The Thing

When I meet with a new kitchen design client the first thing they usually say is “we need to redo our kitchen, but we don’t know where to start.” They can see (and feel) the problem, but not the solution…. Read more »

Apr 16, 2017

Misc Tips & Info

The Importance of Choosing The Right Team for Your Project

Remodeling is a Relationship As Minnesotans, we would be remiss if we didn’t recognize this famous cartoon sketch from our beloved local hero, Charles M. Schulz. I’m sure it can relate to many fields, and one of them is definitely… Read more »

Apr 04, 2017

Misc Tips & Info

Contractor-grade bath becomes award-winning luxury spa

Congratulations go out to designer Tamatha Miller and the Bluestem award winning team for two Contractor of the Year Awards from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (Minnesota and Regional) for this beautiful bath remodel! This east suburban couple loved… Read more »

Mar 10, 2017


Counterintuitive: Microwaves Don’t Need to be an Eyesore

In most kitchens, the initial plan involves the placement of the sink, range and refrigerator. Microwave placement options tend to be an afterthought, and while it shouldn’t take precedence over the major components, it does need some early consideration. The… Read more »

Feb 28, 2017