Twin Cities

Best Ways to Design a Neutral Room before you Sell Your Home

Posted on May 26, 2015
There are plenty of tricks to staging your home to sell quickly, but going neutral is one of the most important (like this bedroom in our Artisan Home #16 by Wooddale Builders).
Posted in New Homes, Remodeled Homes | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Artisan Home Tour, Wooddale Builders, Home Decor, Savannah Hemmings | 0 Comments

Artisan Home Tour by Parade of Homes E-Guidebook is available

Posted on May 15, 2015
Want a head start on planning your Artisan Home Tour? Our new Guidebook is now available online.
Posted in Dream Homes, New Homes, Remodeled Homes | Tagged Artisan Home Tour, Parade of Homes, American Craft Council, Fred Kaemmer, Elisabeth Maurland, Black Tie Limousine | 0 Comments

10 Money-Saving Energy Hacks For Your Home

Posted on May 13, 2015
It may be a long hot summer ahead, so now is the time to take stock of your energy consumption and how to reduce it!
Posted in Housing Industry, New Homes, Remodeled Homes | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Energy saving, Josie Seff, Search For Energy | 0 Comments

Take Your Curb Appeal to New Heights With These 5 Tips

Posted on May 8, 2015
As the weather heats up (at least up here in the northern hemisphere) and people are spending more time outside, it's time to make your home look great from curbside - like this Artisan Home Tour beauty from 2014 by Hartman Homes.
Posted in Housing Industry, New Homes, Remodeled Homes | Tagged Homeowner Maintenance, BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Parade of Homes, Personal Designer, Zawadski Homes, Artisan Home Tour, Hartman Homes | 4 Comments

BATC Foundation Breaks Ground on Next Project

Posted on May 5, 2015
On May 4th, our charitable arm, the BATC Foundation, broke ground for its next project — a specially adapted home built in partnership with Homes for our Troops, for wounded Veteran, Marco Solt.
Posted in Dream Homes, New Homes | Tagged BATC Foundation, BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Marco Solt, Homes for our Troops, Accent Homes | 0 Comments

Value Raising Renovation Tips

Posted on April 30, 2015
If you found your dream home on this Spring's Parade of Homes, here are a few great tips about sprucing up your current home in preparation for sale from our guest blogger Sofia Lewis.
Posted in New Homes, Remodeled Homes | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Parade of Homes, Sofia Lewis, Home renovation | 3 Comments

Fire in the backyard!

Posted on April 28, 2015
Add a little sizzle to your backyard with fire! Here are several tips from our guest blogger Derek Lotts.
Posted in New Homes, Remodeled Homes | Tagged ATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Derek Lotts, Smoothdecorator, Firepits, Backyard Fireplaces, KARE 11 Backyard | 0 Comments

10 Damage-Free Ways to Decorate Your Walls

Posted on April 22, 2015
If you're feeling bored with your walls here are some creative ideas from our guest blogger, Susannah Hemmings.
Posted in New Homes, Remodeled Homes | Tagged Wall decor, Parade of Homes, BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Savannah Hemmings | 0 Comments

Coloring Contest Winners Enjoy a Perfect Day for an Egg Hunt at KARE 11

Posted on April 15, 2015
Thank you to the nearly 300 kids who colored Jane Magnolia and Roberta Rabbit for our Spring 2015 Parade of Homes Coloring Contest! We loved every one of the submitted colo
Posted in Housing Industry | Tagged Parade of Homes, KARE 11 Backyard, KARE 11, Belinda Jensen, Rena Sarigianopolous, Builders Association of the Twin Cities | 0 Comments

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