The Art of Living
The Latest in News, Events, and Lifestyle Articles from the Experts at Hartman Homes
Interested in tips and tricks for your home design, financing, moving, and maintenance process? Our team is here to help with the regularly released Art of Living blog.
Monday, May 22, 2023
Come See Hartman Homes on the 2023 Artisan Tour
Discover the Artisan Tour from June 9 to June 25 with Hartman Homes as we showcase our luxury Enchanted Forest Chalet. Exteriors feature James Hardie Ash and Aged Pewter siding, cedar vaulted entry, and stone blend board and batten. Indoor luxuries include walnut flooring, vaulted ceilings, walnut cabinetry, quartzite countertops, and a private suite. Homebuyers are invited to visit and take advantage of seeing the Hartman Homes construction firsthand while exploring this woodland retreat. Twin Cities and Western WI residents, come meet Hartman Homes at the Artisan Tour this June!
Thursday, April 20, 2023
Living in Style Series: Prairie-Style
From architectural construction methods to decor and design features, check out this installment of the "Living in Style" series to get an in-depth look at what it means to make a prairie-style home happen. Learn about the history of the style, its defining design elements, and how to bring it to life in your own space. With the helpful tips and guidance offered, you can construct a home that provides inspiration and timeless beauty.
Monday, October 3, 2022
A Fresh Take on Farmstead Life – Midwest Home
Midwest Home Magazine recently featured the Scandinavian Barnhouse, a farmhouse-style home project from Amy Matthews of DIY Network and Hartman Homes. Combining the styles of traditional barn homes with the warm and inviting look of Scandinavian influences, this unique project provides comfortable and cozy living for a family in the Midwest. Amy and Hartman Homes have come together to create a beautiful and spacious home with the goal of creating a contemporary spin on a classic look. With its rustic charm and welcoming atmosphere, this Scandinavian Barnhouse is sure to captivate any homeowner.
Friday, September 23, 2022
Midwest Home Magazine September/October Edition
Hartman Homes Inc. proudly made the cover of the Sept/Oct 2022 Luxury Home Tour edition of Midwest Home Magazine. Their breathtaking, 3800 square-foot modern barnhouse is an example of skillful transformation. In fact, the stunning property was a 130-year-old farmland. Now, it stands as a modern work of art and all the details of its majestic journey are available inside the issue. Don't miss the chance to pick up your own copy and learn more about the marvel and the process involved in creating this amazing masterpiece.
Saturday, September 10, 2022
Fall Parade of Homes: Model #156
Just steps from the Medina Golf and Country Club and the Shoppes at Arbor Lakes lies Hartman Homes' newest luxurious two-story model, located in the exclusive Woods of Medina neighborhood in the Wayzata School District. Don't miss out on the opportunity to see this stunning model home in the 2022 Fall Parade of Homes!
Thursday, September 1, 2022
Modern Luxe Retreat – Midwest Home
Hartman Homes is glad to have been featured in the Midwest Home Magazine for the Modern Luxe on Majestic Pines home. Hartman Homes is honored to have answered the call of excellence, delivering a work of art befitting the Midwest Home Magazine and its loyal readers.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Hartman Homes Gives Back with Community Project – Midwest Home
We are delighted to announce that the new-and-improved Somerset Community Food Pantry will soon be open to community members in need of food assistance. This community-led effort has been generously supported by donations, discounts, charitable organizations, and partnerships within the Somerset area, making it possible for the Pantry to open its doors and serve those in need. We hope that the pantry will be an integral part of the Somerset community for years to come, and thank everyone for helping to make this wonderful service possible.
Thursday, June 2, 2022
Voted “Best Builder” in the St. Croix Valley
Hartman Homes is proud to announce that we have been voted "Best Builder" in the St Croix Valley for 2022! With years of experience and expertise in providing quality, custom-built homes, from start to finish, Hartman Homes guarantees an enjoyable experience for every homeowner and their family. We never compromise on quality, offering personalized assistance to ensure you receive your dream home.
Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Official Groundbreaking of the New Somerset Community Food Pantry
We are thrilled to announce the start of building the Somerset Community Food Pantry! Thanks to the generosity of our supporters and donors, this fantastic project is now made possible. We are excited to be able to give back to the Somerset community. To all those involved, thank you for bringing this dream to life. Let the construction begin!
Saturday, March 12, 2022
Spring Parade of Homes: Model #200
Hartman Homes' Scandi-Modern Cottage model is a must-see for those looking for unique and innovative home designs. This model is now open for tours as part of the 2021 Spring Parade of Homes tour. Featuring a chic and modern atmosphere, the Hartman Scandi-Modern Cottage offers visitors a home filled with contemporary design, thoughtful details, and a refreshingly open atmosphere. Take a leisurely tour of this model and get inspired by the possibilities that Hartman Homes has to offer.
Saturday, November 6, 2021
Midwest Home – Virtual Tour
Midwest Home Magazine recently provided a stunning virtual tour of a home designed and built by Hartman Homes, described as a showstopper of modern Mediterranean elegance. Through the virtual tour, readers can explore with the ability to move through each room to get a detailed glimpse of this breathtaking home.
Monday, October 4, 2021
Midwest Home – Hartman Homes’ Mediterranean Marvel in Hudson, Wisconsin
Hartman Homes was recently been featured in Midwest Home magazine for a beautiful Mediterranean-style home! It has been a huge honor for the team at Hartman Homes to be acknowledged for our commitment to quality and craftsmanship. The attention to detail, coupled with the brilliant craftsmanship make this home one to remember.
Saturday, September 11, 2021
Fall Parade of Homes: Model #35
If you're looking for a must-see home for 2021, come visit Hartman Homes' gorgeous Hidden Waters Classic Cottage (Model #35) at the Fall Parade of Homes. This beautiful home, with its classic design and lovely features, will make you feel like you're in a luxury, dream home.
Friday, July 30, 2021
2021 Midwest Home Luxury Home Tour: Model No. 8
Welcome to the 2021 Luxury Home Tour and one of its star attractions: a magnificent Mediterranean-style home sure to impress. Located in an ideal spot, this stunning residence offers all the luxurious living you could wish for along with craftsmanship that is nothing short of remarkable. Come explore the possibilities and turn your luxury living dreams into a reality. With this outstanding residence, you can do just that.
Friday, July 16, 2021
The Big Reveal!
Taking inspiration from Scandinavian design and situating it on a picturesque farmstead in the St. Croix River Valley, this innovative and stunning home has finally been revealed – and it is sure to be a treat for design enthusiasts everywhere. With its unique master suite and distinctive details throughout, this is sure to be a memorable home for years to come. We invite you to explore the Modern Barnhouse with us and marvel in the beauty and functionality of this ultimate dream home.
Friday, June 11, 2021
Artisan Home Tour: Home No. 20
The Artisan Home Tour is a fantastic way to experience craftsmanship, quality and the unique touches that the talented builders and remodelers of the Twin Cities can provide. During the 2021 season, the highlight of the tour is the Modern Luxe on Majestic Pines home, built by Hartman Homes. From the beautiful exterior to the intricate interior of the home, visitors can appreciate the eye-catching design while getting an insight into the everyday lives of the home’s occupants. This is a great chance to see first-hand the great work of our local builders and remodelers.
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Bringing the Outside In | 2021 Modern Barnhouse
This Old House magazine was recently able to cover the exciting progress of the collaboration between Amy Matthews and Hartman Homes farmhouse project. This unique collaboration between two great home improvement experts has resulted in a marvelous home project that is sure to inspire and delight many viewers. Readers of This Old House magazine are sure to enjoy the journey of this amazing home project and the amazing insight from Amy and Hartman Homes.
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Double Reggie Award Winner
Hartman Homes Inc. is proud to announce that, in the 2021 Spring Parade of Homes Twin Cities, our Modern Tudor Model Home (#151) and New Traditional Model Home (#312) have both earned two Reggie Awards? from Housing First MN. These prestigious awards are a testament to the quality craftsmanship and attention to detail Hartman Homes Inc. puts into each model home.
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Breaking Ground on The Modern Scandinavian Barnhouse
Hartman Homes Inc. has collaborated with acclaimed T.V. personality, Amy Matthews, and the acclaimed home improvement program, This Old House, to bring Amy’s dream project to life. Together, they are working hand-in-hand to construct a 3,800 square-foot home and workshop nestled in the beautiful St. Croix River Valley.
Monday, September 28, 2020
At the Royal Club, Everyone Feels Like Royalty
Are you curious about the Royal Golf Club and its 291-home surrounding golf community? Look no further than the latest fall issue of Artful Living Magazine! Inside, you can go inside and get to know the masterminds behind the design of this famed golf club, as well as how custom builder Hartman Homes, Inc. plays an integral role in its construction. Don't miss out on this great feature!
Friday, September 11, 2020
Fall Parade of Homes: Model #196
Hartman Homes Model #196 is the perfect place to kickoff the Fall 2020 Parade of Homes! Located on the lake with spectacular waterfront views, this cozy and charming cottage-style home is sure to provide plenty of inspiration as you plan you own luxury home.
Friday, July 31, 2020
2020 Luxury Home Tour: Stop #4
Come see Stop #4 on the Luxury Tour to get inspired by a stunning modern prairie home! This home is perfect for those looking to blend style and comfort. Inside and out, this showcase promises to capture the beauty of its surroundings, perfect for those looking for a one-of-a-kind style.
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Hartman Homes Receives National Award Recognition
Hartman Homes is proud to announce that we have been nominated for the prestigious National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) “Custom Home Builder of the Year” Award. As a long-time builder in the construction industry, Hartman Homes strives to provide the best quality in custom home building and is committed to delivering a superior experience for our clients. We look forward to continuing our mission of providing quality construction for the many years to come.
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Spring Parade of Homes: Model #358
Check out model #358 during the Spring Parade of Homes and get inspired to make your home the perfect oasis. As you step through the front door, the barrel-vaulted porch ceiling will greet you with an enchanting welcome to this stunning one-story modern farmhouse. Inside you'll find beautiful maple cabinetry, warm and inviting engineered white oak flooring, and an impressively designed wrap-around pocket office off the kitchen. This home is sure to check off all the boxes on your dream home list. Stop by and take a tour, you won't be disappointed.
Friday, October 26, 2018
Hartman Homes Wins Coveted 2018 Reggie Award of Excellence
Hartman Homes is honored to be the recipient of the prestigious Reggie Award of Excellence for quality craftsmanship and customer service. The Reggie Award of Excellence is a distinguished honor that honors and celebrates businesses that exemplify the highest standards of excellence. With the Reggie Award of Excellence, Hartman Homes looks forward to providing even better service to their customers and continuing to build superior homes.