construction2style Staircase Makeover

From carpet to wood treads, we are finally here to talk about our staircase remodel! When you walk into our house, the first thing that you see is our staircase. So when we were thinking about the remodel we knew we wanted it to be very eye catching. As you can see the former staircase had dark maroon carpet with a black wrought iron handrail. We knew the awesome potential this outdated stairwell had when we first toured the home before we had put… Read more »

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Chairish metal bar stools

We are so excited to have been invited by Chairish to be apart of styling the perfect home bar. The challenge was to pick our favorite bar stools and create a style board surrounding our ideal home bar!  As most of you know the only room we have left to renovate in our current home remodel is our basement. One of the two main things we want to have in the basement is a wine cellar and…you guessed it…a bar!… Read more »

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Large White matted picture frames with black and white photos on construction2style

One year later and we have finally printed and hung our wedding photos…just in time to replace them with pictures of our little Greyson. There are so many stylish ways to display black and white photos and this empty wall in our kitchen was screaming for something to be put onto them to make a statement! I wasn’t entirely sure what I wanted to put onto this wall, but I knew I wanted to have a clean look. After Pinterest browsing for… Read more »

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DIY Concrete Countertop

Oh happy day!! We’re excited to finally be able to share our full before and after master bathroom remodel. This was one of our our favorite remodeled rooms we have done so far! Jamie and I loved working on this room together and especially for how it turned out for having no clue on where to begin or what we were going to end up with when we first started the renovation. Before Renovation We knew this master bathroom was going… Read more »

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construction2style's newest construction worker, Greyson Stevan Molitor

Welcome our newest construction worker, Greyson Stevan Molitor!! One week overdue on Sunday, September 21st while watching Jamie ride at the motocross track my water broke. A little startled and uncertain I watched Jamie go a few more laps before I flagged him down and told him I think we better get to the hospital. And then it hit me and I lost it, we were about to meet our little baby boy! After 15 hours of labor, 3 hours of… Read more »

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construction2style home along the Mississippi River

We are finally building our Outdoor Staircase!! Our 2nd home was love at first sight for us when we first went to view the beautiful property along the Mississippi River last fall. We were immediately sold with this gorgeous view. Our property goes right down to the Mississippi River but it is not easily accessible. We both knew we would wanted access to the river, but weren’t entirely sure of our plan of action. However, we knew we were going to figure out… Read more »

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Tile Guide for Interior Design by Drury Design

Drury Design Offers Tips for Home Decorating with Tile   If you want to have a lot of control and flexibility when remodeling your home, tile is one of the best materials you can work with. That’s because there isn’t just one variety, shape, color, or price for tile— no matter what your particular project, you’re bound to find a type of tile that works well with your requirements and personal taste. Looking for tile decorating inspiration? The interior design… Read more »

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Jamie and Morgan Molitor on construction2style, baby bump photos with magazine

Holy buckets it’s week 40!! I cannot believe due day is here! I thought for sure our little guy would be at least 1 week old on this day. It feels like yesterday we found out Baby M was on his way, we were finding out it was a “he!” and our guest bedroom was under construction! Throughout my whole pregnancy I have been measuring two weeks ahead of schedule. However, my doctor made it very clear to me that this doesn’t… Read more »

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Kara Hallie reupholstered sofa for construction2style

If you remember back in December I was on the hunt for the perfect fabric to reupholster a couple of the couches that the former owners had left for us in the home we recently purchased to renovate. Lucky us! Not only do we get to renovate the entire house but all of the FREE furniture they left for us as well! At first I was looking for a strong, solid and bold color, however Kara Hallie from the Modern Bohemian came across a beautiful… Read more »

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Etsy Giveaway

Because we love our FB fans, we would like to give one of you a $20 ETSY Gift Card (one of our favorite places to support and shop)!! HOW TO ENTER: Head on over to our Facebook page and if you like our page, simply leave a comment letting us know what you would do with $20 at Etsy! Good Luck!

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How to build a butcher block vanity

Hope you all had a wonderful long Labor Day weekend! Jamie & I celebrated our 1 year anniversary by doing pretty much nothing with one another- relaxing and more relaxing before that little mini of ours comes. Ok, enough baby talk…back to our home renovations… We recently chatted about our Guest Bathroom Remodel but really wanted to really hone in on our bathroom vanity as we just loved how it turned out and it is so simple for anyone to… Read more »

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Herringbone Tile

Our herringbone tile flooring, one of my favorite projects to show off! Ok, who am I kidding, I think I say that about everything Jamie does for me. I am one proud wifey! The herringbone pattern has been a favorite of mine since I was in fashion merchandising school. It’s a classic design that has been in fashion clothing since probably twill fabric was created. I was so excited when Jamie said he was up for the patience of incorporating it into our home… Read more »

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DIY Concrete Countertop

When we first purchased our home we knew we wanted to make concrete countertops. At first we were even contemplating putting them into the kitchen. But then we decided being we had never made them before we better start out with a smaller project, so we opted for our Master Bathroom. I have been hearing the rave on these for awhile and Jamie was up for the challenge. We did some research on how to make these but Jamie decided… Read more »

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Jake Roberts and Jamie Molitor, construction2style

We are thrilled to be working on Drew and Stephanie’s Basement Renovation! A basement renovation is a great way to add living space and value to your home. D & S have been living in their home a few years and have decided that it is time to finish their basement, and we are so thankful that they came to us to complete the renovation for them. Jamie and his man Jake have been hard at it framing, drywalling, taping, and mudding…. Read more »

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Morgan & Jamie Molitor 33 weeks pregnant in remodeled nursery, construction2style

It’s beginning to look a lot like…a Nursery!! And we are in the final countdown of becoming a family of 3. Less than 7 weeks to go! Things are getting real. It feels like yesterday when we first found out that we were having a baby!! People say the nine months will fly by but Ufta! This little dude is going to be here before we know it! The room has come a long way from what was a blank canvas… Read more »

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construction2style, bathroom remodel, tile, MN, home renovation, shower tile, shower remodel, grey tile

Waaahoooo! Despite a few more pieces of trim to hang, our entire 2nd home renovation is almost complete! Which means we finally have time to share all of the work that went into our renovations of our remodeled rooms. First up, we are sharing our before and afters of the first room we knocked out, our guest bathroom remodel. Check it out!  If you don’t remember what the bathroom looked like before we began demolition, we are here to share ‘em! We tackled this… Read more »

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entry remodel, before and after, Jamie Molitor, construction2style

J & B had another project for Jamie to tackle before their baby #2 came, remodeling their entry. Britta had been wanting a bench for the entry that comes off from their garage for awhile, a place to set down their stuff or sit and put their shoes on. And once Baby #2 came they were really going to need some place to set those little cute girls! They had also been wanting to replace their flooring and we suggested… Read more »

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After DIY trundle day bed

Happy Wednesday! Since we are pretty much done with the bigger things on the house we are back at our projects again. Today we are sharing our latest project, Pottery Barn inspired Trundle Day Bed. Trundle beds provide an extra bed for a room or help to add more storage space. Kevin & Carol asked Jamie to build a trundle bed for their office at their cabin for some extra sleeping space when needed. Carol’s inspiration had come from a trundle bed she… Read more »

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Built-in Bookshelf

Happy Throw Back Thursday!! If you remember last fall Jamie had built and put in a new bookshelf for J & B’s office. I promised to show pictures of the “after” fully furnished space, so here we go! We are so happy with how it turned out and love that J & B are always letting us help them with their home renovations. J& B had asked Jamie to make some sort of shelving for their office. Britta wasn’t sure if she wanted… Read more »

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Gender Reveal Party

WHOOHOO! We no longer need to keep our lips sealed! That was one long month! Last weekend we had our family and close friends over for our big Memorial Day BBQ Reveal Party! It was so cool to have so much love all in one place to celebrate the life of our little one. He is in for a real treat and one lucky BOY! To announce the gender reveal we renovated the nursery. When our guests started trickling in we had them cast… Read more »

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