Creative Home Market

I would say 70% of the prospective clients say this upon entering our showroom: “You have all of this”? Yes, yes we do. We have 100% of the materials and design elements you need in order to build or renovate from top to bottom. Except for the globe firepits that we get multiple calls on…
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Heaven on Big Cormorant

A multi-functional lake home for a large family ranging in all ages received an upgraded kitchen to accommodate gatherings of all kinds. Holidays, bridal showers, birthdays, baby showers, and mid-week getaways are that much more enjoyable with this new piece of heaven of Big Cormorant.  Before After Notice how we removed the window casing of…
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Modern Fireplace Design

I started working onsite at Center of Design almost 1 year ago doing actual design work instead of just writing about it. Something that has surprised me is how much I enjoy witnessing fireplace designs come to life. I never gave it much thought as to how much goes into it – naive of me. …
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Garage Party

With catering and restaurants having such tight restrictions I decided to host a garage party for a Grooms Dinner in October. It made wedding planning double the stress but it turned out beautiful. Good food, good friends and a good time. The only talk of politics was from my 6-year-old chanting “Trump! Trump! Trump!” at…
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Kitchen Bits: Sinks

Types of kitchen sinks: ~Undermount (pictured above) ~Farmhouse ~Drop In Materials: ~Stainless Steel: stainless steel sinks are durable, low-maintenance, heat- and stain-resistant, affordable, and impervious to chipping and cracking depending on the gauge. This is a sleek and most common type of sink. ~Cast Iron: Cast iron sinks are made of durable iron alloy and…
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Gone Fishin’

Gone Fishin’ Fish House – SOLD Contact us below for custom builds! $2500 +tax Custom-built 4 holes Insulated Pine Interior Vaulted Ceiling Minnkota Window Fiberglass Exterior Door 12V Electrical Hookup         Contact Us! Give us a call at 218-439-4430
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Scandinavian Style with Liz

Scandinavian Design Style Read On Here!!!
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Outdoor Experience

Starting at the first sign of spring when temps get above freezing until the last of the leaves have fallen we are busy with landscaping projects. Specifically, retaining walls on lakeside properties with the gorgeous beams of natural stone. Pelican Lake Existing stairs and wood retaining walls were torn out of this property. A lakeside…
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Natural Wood Mosaic Tiles

Thermally modified wood made through a custom, in-house kiln by Forest Elements. /kiln/: thermally insulated chamber, a type of oven, that produces temperatures sufficient to complete some process, such as hardening, drying, or chemical changes. Kilns have been used for millennia to turn objects made from clay into pottery, tiles and bricks. This means the…
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Farmhouse Style with Liz

Farmhouse Design Style Read On Here!  
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