Bold Look of Color in the Kitchen

Bold Look of Color in the Kitchen

We love the look of color in the kitchen!  A little here and a little there…or a BAM of color is what you want…here are some creative ways to add color to kitchens. Below are examples of our work as custom home builders in the Minneapolis Area. This home is an urban cottage houses fromContinue Reading

Take the GNH Driving Tour through Edina and the Minneapolis Lakes

Take the GNH Driving Tour through Edina and the Minneapolis Lakes

As a specialty design-build firm, we build custom homes, do major renovations and provide premium interior design services. Truly one-stop shopping!  We know how to maximize the value of your investment and take the time to make sure every dollar is well spent. As a result, our homes have a higher level of finish, lowerContinue Reading

We LOVE the Dutch Door!

We LOVE the Dutch Door!

The charming dutch doors is a classic split door that can open on the top and bottom, but typically locks together like a traditional front door.  The dutch doors at our MPLS St.Paul Magazine, ASID Showcase Home and our 2016 Artisan Home Tour proved to be showstoppers.  People love dutch doors for their welcoming spirit thatContinue Reading

Family Testimonal – GNH’s Fun and Simple Process!

Family Testimonal – GNH’s Fun and Simple Process!

The family who we built this whimsical farmhouse-inspired new construction home just sent us this wonderful testimonial.  What a pleasure it was to help this family build a custom home that was not only everything they wanted and needed for their family, but was also simple and enjoyable during the process. “Not everyone becomes friends with their builder. ButContinue Reading

Wall of Windows

Wall of Windows

Let the SUN SHINE IN as we turn the corner on our Minnesota Winter!   This home was recently built just a few houses from our favorite city lake, Lake Harriet.  This urban lot is an excellent location to walk, bike or run around the lake.       If you have your favorite piano andContinue Reading

A GNH Brew House…The Cake Eater Brewery!

A GNH Brew House…The Cake Eater Brewery!

“Every Day I Need Another” IPA was brewed at THE CAKE EATER BREWERY at our Artisan Home at 5115 Wooddale Glen in Edina. This modern organic cottage with refined architecture is in a classic Edina neighborhood, with timeless and fresh design.  Complete with a Brew House! Give Scott a call if you are interested in talking further about aContinue Reading

Happy New Year, Happy New Home Gym!

Happy New Year, Happy New Home Gym!

The first thing on everyone’s minds as the New Year starts is health and fitness. Whether we overstuffed ourselves during the holidays or we just want to become or stay active, we all feel inspired. At Great Neighborhood Homes, we take the family’s lifestyle into consideration during our design process.  Most of our families wantContinue Reading

Spring 2017 Pantone Fashion Colors

Spring 2017 Pantone Fashion Colors

When Pantone announces the top colors for Fashion, these colors will find their way into the home for wall colors, accent accessories, artwork and textiles.  by Laurie Pressman, the Vice-President of the Pantone Color Institute A Mixture of Vitality, Relaxation and the Great Outdoors From colors that are bright and vivid to those that conveyContinue Reading

GNH Kitchen – The 10 Most Popular HOUZZ Kitchen Photos of 2016

GNH Kitchen – The 10 Most Popular HOUZZ Kitchen Photos of 2016

We are thrilled to announce our Artisan 2016 Kitchen was one of the The 10 Most Popular Kitchen Photos of 2016 on houzz.com! Discover this modern organic cottage with refined architecture in a classic Edina neighborhood.  You’ll experience timeless and fresh design — from fully integrated smart interior features to clean lines and elegant charm. 5Continue Reading

Get floored over these non-carpet ideas!

Get floored over these non-carpet ideas!

Yes, carpet is warm and cozy, but there are some areas of the house that need a more durable flooring choice. Whether you need easy to clean flooring for high traffic areas or you have a family member with allergies, here is a list of options to choose from that have a variety of materials,Continue Reading

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Great Neighborhood Homes, Inc
3939 West 50th Street, Suite 103A
Edina, Minnesota 55424
952.807.8765
MN Builders License # 20521688