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Waste not, want not: embracing material reuse in design

Thoughts from Shelter team member Jakob Mahla Is adaptive reuse the answer? It’s no secret that the buildings that surround…

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Flower Valley Homestead selected for 2024-2025 Home of the Month program

We're excited to announce that Flower Valley Homestead has been selected as one of twelve projects in the AIA Minnesota…

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Sustainable design can serve your cannabis business

When budding cannabis entrepreneurs think green, they often have more than plants and profits in mind. As business owners prepare…

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Designing the dream retreat

Over the years, we’ve designed many spaces to help our clients — or their customers — relax and unwind. At…

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Designing with darkness

5 Ways to Embrace the Darkness The awareness of light is anchored by darkness. - Max Jacobson, The Good House…

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Shelter symbols explained

Have you noticed symbols popping up across our feed over the last few months? Curious about what they signify? When…

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Two Shelter-designed homes selected for 2023 Homes by Architects Tour

We are thrilled to announce that two Shelter designed homes will be featured in the upcoming Homes by Architects Tour…

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Yurt work

We’re helping a Minnesota couple transform a tent into a dream home   Jeff Koons didn’t always want a yurt.…

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A home with a view

Our client was ready to build on a parcel of her family’s former apple orchard in southern Minnesota. Her goals?…

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