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Minnesota Builder to Know: Sustainable 9

Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. Those are three "R"s we are all so familiar with by now, as it was repeated by our elementary school teachers whenever Earth Day was near. Unfortunately, while we are all aware of the importance of being conscious of our impact on the environment, few actually walk the talk. Today, for our [...]


Minnesota Builder to Know: Highmark Builders

Just like the allure of building a Lego set piece by piece, Highmark Builders understands how rewarding the process of building a home from the ground up is. Based in Savage, MN, Highmark is an award-winning builder that is the complete one-stop shop when it comes to finding your new forever home. Highmark Builders: Who [...]


Local Builders Association Spotlight: NARI

Nonprofits are amazing organizations that strive to better the world through an area that they are passionate about. Luckily, Minnesota is no stranger to fantastic nonprofit groups and local builders, especially when it comes to the home building and remodeling industry. For our first installment of our new 'Local Builders Association Spotlight,' we'll highlight the [...]


Local Builders Association Spotlight: BATC

Welcome back to another Local Builders Association Spotlight post! Today we'll focus on the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC), who is one of the leading voices for builders and remodelers in the area. We'll break down what exactly BATC is, and how they can benefit home builders through their marketing, advocacy, and industry [...]


MR Timbers Featured Project Series – Weathered Gray Barn Wood

Welcome back to another installment of the MR Timbers Featured Project Series! Today, we'll highlight a home whose interior was designed by Cocobello Interiors - a boutique design firm that is a staple within the Twin Cities area. We'll offer up some background on Cocobello Interiors and what makes them one of the most trusted [...]


8 Quick Techniques for Finishing Reclaimed Wood Like a Pro

Reclaimed wood is all the rage these days when it comes to repurposing something old into a work of modern luxury. Whether you plan on building a door with reclaimed wood or something more ambitious like a kitchen island, finishing reclaimed wood to mold into the design of your dreams isn’t as difficult as you [...]


M.R. Timbers Featured Project Series – Box Beams

Welcome back to another M.R. Timbers Featured Project Series! In today's post, we'll cover box beams. Reclaimed wood box beams can take any space and add some dramatic flair to your home. The best thing about these beams is that they are highly customizable to fit the specifications and uniqueness of your home. They also happen [...]


Style Guide: Wood Wall Paneling (A Great Alternative to Drywall & Paint)

When it comes to creating a home with character that is timeless, classy, and beautiful, wood wall paneling does it best. At Manomin Resawn Timbers, we supply gorgeous wood paneling, which is a fantastic alternative to clunky, heavy drywall or toxin-filled paint. Wood wall paneling is polished, but still provides that rugged and rustic look that [...]