7 Stairs with Style

Stairs are structural focal points that often set the tone for the style of a home. Whether they showcase a dynamic wow-factor design, or they provide a simple framework that allows another design element to shine, stairs have the power to make a lasting impression. Check out these seven HighCraft projects for stairway inspiration. 1. […]

A New Build in Old Town: Part 5

We’re excited to show you the latest progress on Mike and Debbie’s custom home near the Poudre River Trail in Fort Collins. Today’s post features HighCraft interior designer Jill Arnhold, who shares her thoughts about soft-contemporary design, and the challenges of choosing selections during a pandemic. Progress photos are paired with Jill’s responses in the […]

10 Fireplaces to Warm Your Heart

The fireplace is often the focal point in a room, and can make or break the design of a given space. Whether you’re installing a new fireplace or giving your old one a facelift, here are ten HighCraft projects to inspire your hearth and home décor. 1. Artisan Tiles and Shiplap The colorful tiles, slate […]

Garage Apartment Adds Value, Extra Space

Our team designed and built The Bunkhouse – a custom two-bedroom, two-bath guest apartment and vacation rental – over a detached garage on a 10-acre ranch east of Loveland, Colorado. Garage apartments like this add value to a property, offer a unique way to expand living space, and create a private place for guests to […]

Cozy Craftsman Cottage: Part 3, FINAL REVEAL

In today’s post we’re sharing the FINAL REVEAL of Chris and Stefanie’s Craftsman bungalow remodel. “When I saw it for the first time, I burst into tears,” says Stefanie, describing her joy as she walked through the front door of her newly renovated home. “It was like a dream, really.” “Everything about our house is […]

A New Build in Old Town: Part 4

Mike and Debbie’s new custom home build is coming along nicely! Today we’re sharing photos that show the progress we’ve made over the last several weeks of construction. For more background about the project and our wonderful homeowners, explore Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3 of this blog series. EXTERIOR PROGRESS Skylights are in, […]

HighCraft Made the Cover of Qualified Remodeler Magazine

We are thrilled to be the cover story in this month’s issue of Qualified Remodeler magazine! The five-page spread of our award-winning project begins on Page 32 of the national publication, or you can read the online version here. As part of the whole-house remodel, “HighCraft removed a wall between the formal dining room and […]

Cozy Craftsman Cottage: Part 2

In Part 1 of this series, we introduced you to homeowners Chris and Stefanie, and their Fort Collins bungalow built in 1920. In today’s post, we reveal the home’s place in local history, share a few remodeling progress photos, and talk about where and how our clients lived during their whole-house renovation. THE HOME’S HISTORY […]

A New Build in Old Town: Part 3

HighCraft’s design-build construction crew continues to make great progress on Mike and Debbie’s custom home in Fort Collins (see the slider above). Check out Part 1 and Part 2 of this blog series for the project backstory. Today, we share more photos from the jobsite and discover which living spaces excite Mike and Debbie the […]

HighCraft Wins National Remodeling Design Award

Local home remodeling contractor HighCraft Builders was named a national winner in the 42nd Annual Master Design Awards competition sponsored by Qualified Remodeler – the leading trade magazine in the residential remodeling industry. HighCraft received a Master Design Award in the Whole House category for its Japanese-inspired home remodel north of Fort Collins. Master Design […]