Custom Categories: Special Projects

A TRUE LIBRARY LADDER

A couple Knutson Custom was working with had a desire for a true library ladder in their newly renovated property. The cost of one of these was extremely high, so Andrew worked diligently to design the perfect custom library ladder to fit the clients need. His work paid off, they loved the final result!

HANDSOME CUSTOM FRONT ARCHWAY

This client was not happy with the aesthetic of the front of their house. They called on Knutson Custom Construction to give their house some visual interest. Knutson’s craftsmanship was what made the entryway of this project really stand out. The curved ceiling of the entryway is one of beauty. Each board needed to be [...]

BOAT BUNK BED

How fun for your kids to have a set of bunk beds made into the shapes of boats. Andrew Knutson saw something similar to this on the internet and wanted to build them for his sons. The original blueprints were in a different language, so Andrew had to use his carpentry expertise to determine the [...]

UPDATES TO LOG HOME ON SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR

A couple moved to Duluth for work from Alaska and purchased a beautiful log style home on the shore of Lake Superior. The home was almost perfect for the couple, but there were a few updates they wanted to make their house their new home. Knutson Custom Construction was able to exceed the expectations of [...]

OUTSIDE “FACELIFT” FOR HOME IN LOWER CONGDON

A family moved into the perfect home, it was a great size, had an amazing yard and was in the perfect location in Duluth…the outside was just a little dark for their taste. They worked with Knutson Custom Construction in the past and knew that they could pull off the look they had envisioned for [...]

TRUSSES…LOTS AND LOTS OF TRUSSES

A subcontractor that Knutson works with closely was building a new house with his wife and enlisted the help of Knutson to get the trusses lifted and put in place. The layout was a complex one that took a lot of time and precision to get it done correctly. But once they were all lifted [...]

SLEEK MODERN SAUNA HOUSE

Andrew Knutson created the design after looking at many many different saunas for inspiration. The idea behind the sauna was so that one could take a sauna while enjoying the environment around them. Whether you live in an area with lots of trees or on a lake, the floor to ceiling windows allow you to [...]

KITCHEN ISLAND EXPANSION

A couple that was newer to Duluth loved their home on the shore of Lake Superior, however the kitchen just didn’t have enough counter space for them to cook/bake and entertain on. They had a vision of the shape and size they wanted their new countertop to be and Knutson Custom Construction was able to [...]