Rear attic addition

Project 1630-2

Designer: Mark Benzell
Home Style: 1.5 Story Cape Cod
Design Style: Contemporary
Project Completion Date: 12/23/10

This 1956 built St. Louis Park home features a newly finished 2nd story addition. Once a typical 1 ½ story Cape Cod, with an unfinished attic; this project created almost 700 sq. ft. of new living space, including two bedrooms, one a large master bedroom with a cozy study and sitting area, a full bathroom with a custom tiled shower, a refinished open stairway and lots of accessible storage. This project is also a Minnesota GreenStar Certified Silver remodel, featuring advanced framing and insulation techniques, a new tankless water heater and high efficiency furnace, low VOC finishes, steel roofing and many other green attributes.