There is no project too small nor too big to BLEND!
Whether it’s an addition, new construction, new/redone outbuilding, landscape project, exterior facelift, or something else – residential or commercial – any project (regardless of cost) can BLEND!
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2020 BLEND Awards News
2020 has been a year of unprecedented challenge in Minneapolis and St Paul.
The BLEND Awards program is donating 20% of this year's submission fees to organizations dedicated to rebuilding the torn fabric of our built communities.
BLEND Awards fans: Do you know of any person or organization rising to the challenge of mending our community? If so, We'd love to hear about it and recognize them! Email email@example.com
Congratulations to 2019 BLEND Award Winners MINNEAPOLIS & ST PAUL!!
BEST IN SHOW - Minneapolis Tangletown Bungalow Rejuvenated Tangletown N’hood, Southwest Designer: Jeff Nicholson, Quartersawn Design Build Builder: Quartersawn Design Build
BEST IN SHOW - St. Paul Saint Paul Revisited Lexington-Hamline N’hood Designers: David Heide and Chris Christofferson, David Heide Design Studio Builder: Dovetail Renovation
SMALL PROJECT (<$150,000) Complimentary Carriage Minneapolis: Fulton N’hood, Southwest designer: Brad Schulz, homeowner builder: Minneapolis St. Paul Garage Construction homeowners: Brad Schulz and Lisa Clark
Milwaukee Avenue Side Porch Minneapolis: Seward N’hood, Longfellow designer: Charles Levin, Charles Levin Architects builder: Charles Levin Architects homeowners: Charles Levin and Lynn Brofman
EXTERIOR/FAÇADE Craftsman Entry Enhancements Minneapolis: Kingfield N’hood, Southwest designer: Scott J. Newland, Newland Architecture, Inc. builder: Metropolis Construction
Kings-Maplewood Restoration St. Paul: Macalester-Groveland N’hood designer: Charlie Simmons, Charlie & Co Design builder: John Kraemer & Sons
Tangletown Bungalow Rejuvenated – BEST IN SHOW (Minneapolis) Minneapolis: Tangletown N’hood, Southwest designer: Jeff Nicholson, Quartersawn Design Build builder: Quartersawn Design Build
RENOVATION/ADDITION Chowen Charmer Minneapolis: Fulton N’hood, Southwest designer: Brad Schulz, homeowner builder: Al Theisen Homes homeowners: Brad Schulz and Lisa Clark
Rethinking Newton Minneapolis: Armatage N’hood, Southwest designer: Jim Scott and Bill Nagel, Locale Design Build builder: Locale Design Build
St. Paul Residence St. Paul: Macalester-Groveland N’hood designer: Petra Schwartze, TEA2 Architects builder: Martin Keller Builders
Saint Paul Revisited – BEST IN SHOW (St Paul) St. Paul: Lexington-Hamline N’hood designer: David Heide and Chris Christofferson, David Heide Design Studio builder: Dovetail Renovation
Tudor Redux Minneapolis: West Calhoun N’hood, Calhoun-Isles designer: Tammy Angaran, Peterssen/Keller Architecture builder: Terra Firma Building and Remodeling