September 2012 Home Tour

Come and visit with Hart’s Design at this new home on Grove Street in Edina during the 2012 Fall Home Tour. Speak with the designer about many of the exquisite details of this four bedroom and five bath custom home.  Feel free to discuss some ideas for your own remodeling or new home design project.

Hart’s Design has over twenty years experience in new home and remodeling designs such as kitchen, bath or basement remodels.  Other common remodeling projects that come across our design table are for garage and mudroom makeovers, sunroom’s and exterior makeovers for that designed curb appeal in mind.

Kitchen designing takes a great deal of focus due to it’s many functions.  Not only must it perform efficiently for the chef, it must provide that comfortable space for the casual diner or for your guest to visit with you as you work.  Kitchens still tend to be one of your largest investments in your home.  It certainly deserves the attention to detail to make sure it functions perfectly for you.

Open concept design is still quite popular in today’s homes.  Open kitchens, dining and great rooms that are connected with each for gatherings and get togethers are common in today’s design request, however we also find many requests for those private cozy spaces for the personal get away.

So we’d enjoy visiting with you during the home tour and giving you at tour of this cottage-style rambler with walkout basement or just call us to schedule a time to meet with you at your new home site or remodeling project location.

Check back soon for home theater and wine cellar pics . And don’t forget to visit us on September 29th at the Grove Street location in Edina.


Cozy Spaces in Custom Home Plan Design

Custom home design is about making spaces fit your lifestyle and personality while contractor-built spec homes are spaces that are designed for simply living day-to-day. When your custom design space becomes an experience and a reflection of your personality, you have achieved custom home status. Whether you are a writer, a painter, or a telecommuter, designing a space that fits you will make your house a home that guests will sense the moment they walk through your door. Notice the peach-colored sitting area and yellow-highlighted reading nook on the floor plan.

Do you entertain often and want to create an amazing entertaining space with a grand kitchen island open to the living area where your family and friends gather?Do you have sculptures or artwork that you want to accentuate?

Is a wine cellar or wetbar necessary for your gatherings or a home theater with the latest technological trends as in this floorplan which is highlighted in blue and orange.

Do you want that exquisite master suite with claw foot or whirlpool tub and extravagant closet space?

Or do your needs extend beyond the home to that custom outdoor fireplace, over-sized grill, and summer kitchen for outdoor dining? Will you include over-sized furniture or fixtures that require special spaces with awesome aesthetics? Perhaps, there a magnificent view that you want to frame by designing your stair landings or cozy spaces to capture?

Custom home plan design may be just what you are looking for in creating your new home with modern and innovative features. Design your space around YOU! Let custom spacial arrangement create your experience in your new home or remodeling project. In the end, the final result will be that showcase home that you always dreamed of, such as this model below.

Optimize the design while including energy efficient features that will save your bottom line while making certain that your plans function properly and maintain the aesthetic that you desire. What it comes down to is making your money work for you so everyone can see the value of a custom designed home plan that is unique to you and your style.