Luxurious and Timeless Spaces

 
 
 Photo by jodiejohnson/iStock / Getty Images

Who We Are

Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, 612 Design offers residential design services and remodel resources for kitchen and bathroom remodeling, as well as whole house renovations. We work with homeowners, general contractors and builders alike. Our professional services are available in greater Minneapolis-St. Paul and virtually nationwide. At 612 Design, we take a value-minded approach in creating beautiful kitchens and baths that provide the "Wow!" factor our clients truly love. Our homes have been featured in prestigious publications, including Luxe, Fine Homebuilding, Thermador's Kitchen Design Challenge and others.

What We Do

We’re dedicated to creating luxurious and timeless living spaces at affordable prices—with smart, stylish designs and gorgeous products and materials that offer the best bang for your buck. Our design ideas and remodel advice are also carefully thought-out to maximize your home value and future resale. Just as if we were remodeling our own home, we'll recommend cost-efficient designs, quality materials, the latest installation methods, and skilled contractors who will strive to ensure every facet of construction is implemented with uncompromising craftsmanship.

How We Do It

We’ll listen to your remodel needs and project wish list, and we’ll create a customized design that's aesthetically stunning and everyday comfortable—a functional design that provides the best use of space for your family and entertainment needs. Our designers will collaborate with you and our established network of quality suppliers and contractors in Minneapolis-St. Paul, or in your city, in order to create your dream home. From inspirational design ideas, expert remodel advice and vivid 3D drawings to selecting beautiful materials and reputable contractors, you’ll receive thoughtful project guidance every step of the way.

Why 612 Design?

We can provide you with the vision, value and results you’re looking for. Whether your project is a major renovation or a cosmetic makeover, we can help guide you with managing your remodel from design concept to project completion—with the attention to detail and personal service you desire and deserve. You’ll receive our best pricing and discounts from our quality suppliers and contractors for your project. While we’re proud of our testimonials, we’re also a recognized member of the National Kitchen & Bath Association, 5-star rated on Houzz, Google, HomeAdvisor, Facebook and A+ rated with the Better Business Bureau. Our professional services are available for a simple, flat fee that’s affordable on almost any budget.

Remodeling 101

How much will my new kitchen or bathroom cost? Unless you have detailed design drawings and have selected all of your materials, it’s difficult to give an exact remodel cost— all of which our services can help you with. When it comes to a quality remodel, the design, finishes and options are really what determines the bulk of most project costs. For example, you could spend $2,000, $10,000 or $20,000 (or more) on a new kitchen appliance package. Likewise, you could select custom cabinetry or inexpensive box cabinets; unique quartz countertops or common granite; solid stone tile or porcelain; and the list of choices goes on. While there's always ways to cut costs and save (or spend) money, we recommend remodeling your kitchen or bathroom to match the quality and value of your home and neighborhood. In other words, we wouldn't recommend spending $20,000 on a kitchen appliance package in a $300,000 home, nor would we recommend installing inexpensive box cabinets in a luxury home.

Shop With Us

Do you live outside the Minneapolis-St. Paul area? If so, you can drive or fly into Minneapolis for your project design meetings and to shop our supplier showrooms for materials in-person with Eric Carter and our designers. Our local and national suppliers like Ferguson, ProSource, The Tile Shop and others will deliver your selections and purchases to your home anywhere nationwide. When visiting the Twin Cities, we recommend flying with Delta airlines and staying at the Radisson Blu Mall of America hotel with complimentary shuttle service. It’s a beautiful, 4-star hotel that’s connected to the fabulous Mall of America with over 500 fine retail stores and restaurants, which is conveniently located across from the MSP airport. If you prefer to stay in downtown Minneapolis, there’s a Radisson Blu near many fabulous restaurants, venues and retailers, including our favorite Target store with it’s exclusive designer collections.

 

Did you know? Eric Carter received a $10,000 tip from a client because of his exceptional service. The project was a major renovation on a luxury home with a budget of $1,000,000.