Who Is the Team Behind Your Remodeling Contractor?

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When it comes to remodeling your home, picking the right contractor is crucial. There are plenty of things to consider, from experience and design style to the cost and projected timelines. However, when choosing a home remodeling company, it’s also helpful to consider what happens behind the scenes — aka, the people dedicated to completing […]

Project Feature: Sleek & Sophisticated Master Bathroom Refresh in Carver, MN

We’ve completed our fair share of home remodels over the years, and it’s safe to say we’ve mastered the art of creating good-looking, functional spaces. This master bathroom refresh we completed in Carver, Minnesota is no exception! Learn more about the stunning transformation below! Project Goals for This Carver Bathroom Renovation Originally built in the […]

What is the Design-Build Difference?

Have a remodeling project coming up? Whether you’re a seasoned pro or are entirely new to the process, you likely already know how important it is to work with a reputable remodeling company. While there is certainly no shortage of companies to choose from, finding the right one for your project will depend on a […]

What Happens When Things Go Wrong During a Home Remodeling Project?

Although home remodeling shows make the process look easy, sometimes a remodel doesn’t go according to plan. On TV, problems are often introduced and dealt with in the blink of an eye. But, in the real world, it’s a little more complicated. So, what happens when something goes wrong during a remodeling project? Learn about […]

Remodeling an Unfinished Basement: Benefits & Design Tips

One of the best things about an unfinished basement is the possibilities it presents. At Excel Builders, we love to look at unused basement space as a blank canvas — it can be whatever you want or need it to be! Remodeling an unfinished basement also offers many benefits, including:  Adding more livable space to […]

6 Tips for Designing the Kitchen of Your Dreams


Dreaming of remodeling your kitchen soon? Planning a kitchen remodel can be fun and exciting, but it also takes a lot of thought and consideration, particularly when it comes to designing your kitchen. The good news? Excel Builders can help! Over the years, we’ve helped countless homeowners create their dream kitchen — and we can […]

Why Invest in Custom Millwork for Your Remodeling Project?

Basement Playhouse with Custom Millwork

It’s no secret remodeling your home can be expensive. Making certain it looks as good as possible is the best way to ensure your money is well-spent. That doesn’t necessarily mean going all out with high-end finishes. It does, however, mean knowing where to splurge and where to save. When it comes to millwork, the […]

Why You Should Hire a Design-Build Company for Your Home Remodeling Project

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When it comes to home remodeling projects, protecting your home and investment is essential. Part of that means hiring the right company to get the job done. With so many companies to choose from, that can be harder than it sounds. One thing to consider is whether you want to work with a traditional remodeling […]

Project Feature: Light & Bright Kitchen Transformation in Chanhassen, MN


One of our favorite things here at Excel Builders is helping homeowners reimagine their existing spaces. There’s just something so satisfying about breathing new life into areas of their home, whether it’s a kitchen, family room, basement, or another room. When this repeat client reached out about remodeling their kitchen, we were more than happy […]

Project Feature: Fresh & Functional Bathroom Remodel in Edina, Minnesota

Edina MN Bathroom Remodel

Bathroom remodels are one of Excel Builders’ specialties, and we love the challenge of creating designs that perfectly balance form and function. Complete with plenty of storage and brand-new plumbing, this bathroom remodel certainly fits the bill! Keep reading to get all the exciting details of this charming bathroom refresh in Edina, Minnesota. Project Goals […]