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Meet Stacey Quinn / 1st Trust construction loan expert.

July 27, 2010 – 9:08 am
Stacey makes loans happen!

Minneapolis loans and who’s who in lending.
Stacey Quinn wears many hats, including being past president and chairwoman of Mpls NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry). Now days this energetic and positively confident mover and …

Expo Guys are in Blaine, Minnesota for a Media Max Event.

March 25, 2010 – 7:55 pm
Home Show Blaine MN April 10-11

Blaine Minnesota Home Design and Remodel Expo
Magic Brad and Rick has another great show lined up with The Paul from Silvertree Construction as a seminar speaker.
Hot Kitchen or Not? This presentation will give a brief …

Free Estimates are a Big Fat Lie!

February 23, 2010 – 1:08 pm
Free-Free

By The Paul
“Do you give free estimates”?

If you say yes that’s a big fat lie. If you don’t charge for estimates the truth then is, the people that hire you pay for the free estimates …

The Goddess of Cheese!

February 14, 2010 – 4:03 pm
Cowgirl Creamery Organic Triple Cream- Mt Tam

Meet Dexa Franks the Goddess of Cheese.
By The Paul
Dexa is the cheese expert at the Kowalski’s store in White Bear Lake, she pairs patrons with cheese, kind of like a Love Connection for foodies. …

What’s a fair price for your bath remodel?

November 19, 2009 – 9:09 pm
moneyman

Price, how is price arrived at? What is a fair price?
I’ll keep this short. Price is an intangible exercise for tangible results. A saying you may have heard goes something like this “He is a …

Another one bites the dust!

September 19, 2009 – 9:02 pm
train_wreck

A train wreck waiting to happen-
By Paul Lesieur  Minneapolis Remodeler
The remodeling industry is a wild and varied culture, you have Mom and Pop companies that do very well and much larger and more highly leveraged …

The heart of the matter the soul of it all.

September 5, 2009 – 8:46 pm
treehouse_01

A builder grows up.
Written by Paul Lesieur

When young and full of magic I was the  wizard of fun. My days were spent looking out for anything to occupy my above it all attitude, and being …