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B-Dirt is Digging Your Scene

b2ap3_thumbnail_BrainerdResidentialConstructionCompany_20151020-200744_1.jpgB-Dirt, Brainerd's top custom-builder, received a recent query from a client looking to build a 1,700 square foot home on Peavey Lake, northwest of Onamia, wondering if we built in that area. The answer is yes! In fact we are currently building a small cabin on the north side of Sullivan Lake.

Wherever you would like to set your scene, B-Dirt is ready to dig it! Whether you have some plans in mind, incomplete plans, or a model all picked out, B-Dirt would love to meet with you and discuss all your needs. Call today for your no-cost consultation. We look forward to building with you!

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Seeing is Believing

We can talk the talk, and you can watch your dream come to life with our amazing CAD 3D software, but B-Dirt, Crosslake area's finest home builders, knows that nothing compares to walking the walk. B-Dirt encourages you to take advantage of our MMBA (Mid-Minnesota Builders Association) Fall Home Tour.

B-Dirt's featured home is a stunning North Long Lake home. The main floor boasts many unique features, including hand-troweled, faux painted texture on the walls and ceiling of the great room, as well as tray ceiling in the master bedroom. The living area is exquisite with custom tiling, cabinetry, granite, and rough sawn oak floors. The second floor combines work and play. Spacious office space offers a breathtaking view of the lake, while the theater room provides endless hours of family entertainment. This gorgeous home has to be seen to be believed. Well worth the trip, this custom home is located at 21416 Paradise Drive, Nisswa, MN, 56468.

Come walk the walk today, and set up your no-cost consultation!

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Featured MMBA Home: North Long Lake


MMBA Fall Home Tour #6 - North Long Lake
21416 Paradise Drive
Nisswa, MN 56468

B-Dirt Construction encourages you to allow plenty of time to tour this custom-built North Long Lake home. The main floor has many unique features including a hand-troweled, faux painted texture on the walls and ceiling of the great room, as well as the tray ceiling in the master bedroom. The custom tiling, cabinetry, granite and rough sawn oak floors intertwine to create a unique living area. The second floor is a mix of work and play. The spacious office has a breath taking view of the lake while the theater room provides hours of family entertainment.

Directions: From Highway 210 in Brainerd go North on County Road 3, go West on Country Road 127, go South on Paradise Drive, Nisswa.



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A Real Family Name


Have you ever wondered how B-Dirt got its name?

B-Dirt Construction, LLC, got its name from one of the owner's sons. Joe Ranweiler's son, Nicholas, was at a job site with his dad when he was about 18 months old. He saw the big piles of dirt that are common at the beginning of a project after the basement is dug. He told his dad to look at the "B" dirt. He couldn't manage the word "big" came out as "B dirt." So B-Dirt got its name from Nicholas. Nicholas is now a teenager, and he works with us in the summer. It must be fun to work for a company you named yourself! B-Dirt is a real family name...from our family to yours.

Call today and join the B-Dirt family!

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East Gull Lake Home

This beautiful 4,000-plus square foot home is located on Love Lake. The exterior details of this home are as impressive as the house itself. There is a finished boat house, a double tuck under garage, cable rail decks, a screen porch with sunk-in hot tub and an awesome fire pit/patio area that offers fantastic views of Gull and Love Lake. The home's interior boasts a large bonus room, wood burning fireplace, reclaimed Ash flooring, basement wet bar and custom tile showers. For peace of mind, there is a camera system and a lighting control system - perfect while you are away.

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Do You Have Home Designers On Staff Or Do I Hire My Own?


One of the main values of using B-Dirt Construction for your home building needs is that we have two home designers right on staff. Having your building designer and builder in one place has countless advantages, from both a cost and aesthetic perspective. We can tell you up front what home features may add cost but not value, and which features will add value but not necessarily add cost.

Our goal is to design into your budget. We will work closely with you and discuss all of your needs for your home, as well as making your style and square footage goals fit within your budget. We look at every aspect of your experience, from ideal location on your piece of property, to the finishing touches on every design aspect.

We will let you know up front what your costs will be with B-Dirt before you spend a single penny. We will finish your home on time, on budget, and keep in constant communication with you every step of the way. Contact B-Dirt Construction (Brainerd, MN) today 218-821-5243 for your free consultation, and watch our CAD 3D software bring your dream to life!

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The B-Dirt Construction Home Building Approach


B-Dirt Construction (Brainerd, MN home builders) has a unique approach to home building, allowing you to be part of the process from the very first free consultation. We intertwine house design, amenities, and budget.

    We will walk the site with you, determining:
  • which type of home design best suits the landscape
  • house placement
  • desired proximity to neighbors
    We also go over all the details in the home itself. We will determine your goals as far as:
  • layout
  • house style
  • room orientation
  • lifestyle (entertaining often, large family, etc.)
  • overall budget

The advantage of building with B-Dirt is having both home designers and builders on our staff. The first step is designing the exterior and floor plan. When this is complete we go room by room and discuss finishes such as flooring, wall coverings, cabinets, and lighting. We also discuss energy efficiency and insulation. With all these advantages, B-Dirt Construction is the clear choice for your home building needs. Call us today 218-821-5243 and set up your free, no obligation consultation! We look forward to meeting you.

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The B-Dirt Advantage


Maximizing the value of your home is what B-Dirt Construction does best. Some of our impressive list of features that we offer include:

  • ICF (Insulating Concrete Forms). These are sturdier and much more energy-efficient than traditional concrete block foundations.
  • Blown-in blanket insulation. This is superior to traditional insulation, filling all the hard-to-reach areas, providing much better energy-efficiency.
  • Dual-heat systems. This allows you to switch between gas or electric heat, and offers lower kilowatt rates at most local utility companies.

Are you considering building a new home in 2015? Wondering if energy efficiency is in your budget? We walk you through the options, the costs, and the results of energy efficiency - leaving you feeling informed and sure of the energy efficiency of your new home.

With all of these advantages, B-Dirt maximizes the energy efficiency and value of your home. Call us today 218-821-5243 for your free, no obligation consultation.

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Trust Your Builder


B-Dirt Construction (Brainerd, MN home builders) knows that people pick home builders based on trust. It is important to find a builder who will:

  • work with you
  • keep you within your budget
  • deliver results on time
  • stay true to your vision.

B-Dirt not only does all of this, but we pride ourselves on keeping you updated through every step of the building process. We send you weekly reports on progress and are always on hand to answer any questions or concerns that you may have.

When you build with us, you become part of the family. Call us today 218-821-5243 and set up your free consultation. Let B-Dirt Construction show you what sets us apart!

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How Long Are Home Plans Good For?


Barring any code changes, B-Dirt Construction (Brainerd, MN) home plans are good forever. We do own the design, and will help you every step of the way to make sure you are staying within your desired budget. This is a point of pride with B-Dirt Construction, and we have built our reputation on it.

B-Dirt Construction plans aren't finalized until right up when construction is about to start, so there is plenty of flexibility for changes. If you are thinking of building your custom dream home in the future and want to get started planning now, give us a call! We will walk you through the process and you'll leave with all of the information you need to make the best decision for you and your family. Contact us today 218-821-5243 for your free, no-obligation consultation.

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