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Your Kitchen Experts

Experience Where it Counts

Your Kitchen Project Experts

We have created an amazing team of talented industry leading professionals with years experience in the kitchen remodeling industry. Our local experts include the recipients of several local and national design awards, a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS), Certified Kitchen Designer (CKD) and former presidents of the Minnesota Chapter of the National Kitchen and Bath Association and the National Association of Remodeling Industry.

Björn freudenthal, kitchen remodeling experts

Bjorn Freudenthal
Director of Client Experience

Bjorn is a dual Finnish / US citizen with Scandinavian design in his roots and one of the hardest working people you’ll ever meet. With nearly 25-years in the renovation and design industry, he is the former president of the Minnesota chapter of the National Association of Remodeling Industry and recipient of multiple local and national awards. Bjorn is a Certified Aging in Place Specialist, dedicated to helping people achieve lifelong functional design and accessibility in their own homes.

Professional Highlights

  • Puustelli USA VP Sales
  • Former President of the National Association of Remodeling Industry, MN chapter
  • Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS)
  • Lead Certified Renovator
  • Licensed Building Contractor

“We are a family tradition. I strive to make every client a devoted fan. “

Lisa Kroksin, certified kitchen designer

Lisa Loushin Kroskin
Lead Designer

Unique creative design is Lisa’s passion. In her extensive 25-year career, she has won multiple local and national design competitions, and her work has been featured in several national magazines such as Better Homes & Gardens, Women’s Day, and Readers Digest. Lisa has also served as the lead design consultant for a kitchen renovation series on the DIY Network. She is a former 2-term president of the Minnesota Chapter of the National Kitchen and Bath Association and has served on several committees including the National Association of Remodeling Industry and the Dunwoody Institute for interior design.

Professional Highlights

  • Certified Kitchen Designer
  • Former President of the MN Chapter of the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA)
  • VP of Government Relations for the MN Chapter of NKBA
  • Design work featured in Home & Garden and Women’s Day magazines

“Every client has some sort of a life story that is always interesting and fascinating to me. I use that as part of the inspiration in creating their personal space.”

Michael Terry
Project Manager

Michael began working in the construction industry while still in high school which led to his passion for carpentry and woodworking. Now, with over 30-years experience in contracting and project management he has extensive experience in managing both residential and commercial renovations. Michael’s past projects include important work developing the build process for new homes with Habitat for Humanity in Rice County, Minnesota, where he is still a volunteer. Michael enjoys the challenges of intimately understanding every detail of each unique stage of the renovation process and being the “Go-To” guy to ensure his clients’ expectations are exceeded.

Professional Highlights

  • 30+ Years Contracting & Project Management Experience
  • 15+ Years as a Licensed Contractor
  • Former Habitat for Humanity project manager & current volunteer

“The customer is always, always number one on the priority list.”

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