• Kitchen

    Choosing a surface for your lifestyle

    Choosing a countertop for your remodeling project can be  an exciting, yet overwhelming experience with all of the possibilities. Whenever I meet with a new client, I like to find ...

man cave, garage, remodel

2015 National COTY Award

Mcdonald Remodeling Named NARI 2015 National CotY Winner The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI)  [Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN, April 20, 2015]—The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named McDonald Remodeling, in Inver Grove Heights, MN, 2015 National CotY winner in the Residential Interior Element $30,000 and Over category of its annual awards competition. McDonald Remodeling, […]

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Today’s kitchen – a place for everything

Life runs more smoothly when you are organized! Having a place for everything saves time and money. This may come naturally to some, but we find its easier when you have the right tools. Special planning for kitchen storage is a major part of our design process. Kitchen storage options go far beyond dishes and silverware. We  love […]

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Outdoor patio, screened porch, outdoor fireplace, outdoor kitchen

An Outdoor Sanctuary for the Season

Spring is on its way and our thoughts turn to our outdoor surroundings. Some of our favorite projects are when we connect the outdoors with the indoors. An outdoor space can be simple, like this deck we designed to capture lake views and breezes.   An outdoor space can have all of the conveniences of the […]

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Room for a hobby or two

Creating & Crafting This hobby room was designed with sewing in mind. The homeowner finally has the perfect layout for her projects. We used custom cabines with sleek countertops and bright lighting for the optimal workspace. It’s also a great space for  scrapbooking, gift wrapping and general craft making. You can fill the open shelves with baskets and hide […]

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Tile: on trend, timeless and transformative

Adding a tile backsplash to your kitchen or using tile creatively in your bathroom can really transform your home. Our design studio is always looking at the latest tiles and trends available, so we thought we’d share! Encaustic Tile We are loving these encaustic handmade tiles. You can repeat the pattern or mix them up for an […]

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man cave, garage, remodel

2015 Regional COTY Award

Mcdonald Remodeling Named NARI 2015 Regional CotY Winner The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI)  [Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN, February 3, 2015]—The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named McDonald Remodeling, in Inver Grove Heights, MN, 2015 Regional CotY winner in the Residential Interior Element $30,000 and Over category of its annual awards competition. […]

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Kitchen Sink with Single Basin

Everything about the kitchen sink: ideas and trends

Kitchen remodels are one of the most popular home remodel, and the kitchen sink can be a key centerpiece of your new kitchen. Below, we explore some of the major kitchen sink options in terms of style, material, placement, and configuration, including some of the latest trends you might want to consider. Materials One key […]

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COTY Award for Residential Specialty Space

McDonald Remodeling of Inver Grove Heights Receives a COTY Award from NARI Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN, December 1st, 2014—The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named McDonald Remodeling, in Inver Grove Heights, 2014 Minnesota Chapter Contractor of the Year (COTY) in the Residential Interior Specialty  category during its Annual Awards competition. Contractors from seven regions around […]

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COTY Award for Kitchen Remodel

McDonald Remodeling of Inver Grove Heights Receives a COTY Award from NARI Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN, December 1st, 2014—The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named McDonald Remodeling, in Inver Grove Heights, 2014 Minnesota Chapter Contractor of the Year (COTY) in the Residential Kitchen under $60,000 category during its Annual Awards competition. Contractors from seven regions […]

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McDonald Remodeling receives COTY Award for Kitchen Remodel

McDonald Remodeling of Inver Grove Heights Receives a COTY Award from NARI Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN, December 1st, 2014—The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named McDonald Remodeling, in Inver Grove Heights, 2014 Minnesota Chapter Contractor of the Year (COTY) in the Residential Kitchen $60,001-$75,000 category during its Annual Awards competition. Contractors from seven regions around […]

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