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Bluestem Construction Winner Of GuildQuailty & NARI-MN Excellence In Service Award

Bluestem Construction of St. Louis Park, MN Awarded NARI-MN Excellence in Service Award Minneapolis, USA, February 14, 2020 – Bluestem Construction in Saint Louis Park, MN has been named the winner of the 2020 NARI-MN Excellence in Service Award. This award, a… Read more »

Mar 12, 2020


Bluestem Construction Wins Best Of Houzz 2020 Service Award

Bluestem Construction of St. Louis Park, MN Awarded Best Of Houzz 2020 The Annual People’s Choice Award from the Houzz Community Highlights Home Remodeling and Design Professionals with the Most Popular Designs and Top Ratings Minneapolis, USA, February 14, 2020 – Bluestem… Read more »

Feb 24, 2020


Common DIY Remodeling Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Guest Blog Originally Published on Redfin Are you considering attempting a “do it yourself” project for your home? Professionals are in high demand for these types of projects because often times homeowners get in over their head, or forget important steps… Read more »

Feb 07, 2020

Design Tips

Kitchen Countertops: When You Don’t Want the Same Old, Same Old

During remodeling planning, we’re often asked what kind of countertop surface is best. Homeowners usually assume the choice is between granite and quartz. However, depending on your needs, style preferences, and budget, there’s actually a whole world of other materials… Read more »

Jan 31, 2020

Kitchen Remodel

Bluestem Named NARI-MN 2019 CotY™ Winner – Wins Four Awards

Bluestem NAMED NARI-MN 2019 CotY™ WINNER The National Association of the Remodeling Industry of MN (NARI-MN) Named its CotY™ (Contractor of the Year) Winners CONTACT: Shira Levenson-Mayket | 952-232-4186 Minneapolis, MN: November 12, 2019 —The National Association of the… Read more »

Nov 25, 2019


Granite vs. Quartz Countertops: Weighing the pros and cons

“What do you think, quartz or granite?” Granite vs. quartz countertops pros and cons is something homeowners often ask us about while planning their kitchen remodel.  So, what’s best? When choosing between these two smart and beautiful options, naturally what’s… Read more »

Oct 12, 2019

Kitchen Remodel

See Our Stunning Edina Remodel, Featured on Local Morning News

Did you miss the Luxury Remodeling Tour on June 9-10th? No worries — watch a video clip for a tour of our exquisite, newly-remodeled home! The Bluestem team created a great room addition, kitchen and mudroom for this 1939 home…. Read more »

Jun 15, 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

Kitchen Remodel

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

Design Tips

Contractor-grade bath becomes award-winning luxury spa

Congratulations go out to the Bluestem 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 their home, except for the master… Read more »

Mar 10, 2017

Bathroom Remodel