This slab on grade home has been built with a frost wall block foundation.
Some benefits of the frost wall foundation with a slab on grade home are:

  • minimizes the amount of fill needed on the interior of the house which saves in cost
  • homeowner also has the option to not heat the garage when there is a frost wall foundation
  • when using in-floor heat as the main heat source the temp of the slab can be reduced when a frost wall is present
  • aesthetically its a more clean look at the base of the exterior of the home
  • more design options available for a second level by having a frost wall foundation

Other quality features of this 3,186 sqft home including the attached garage are: 9' tall walls, Malarkey Vista laminated shingles, EDCO soffit and fascia, LP Smartside siding and exterior trims, Andersen 400 series windows and patio door, Bayer Built fiberglass exterior doors with acclimated entry systems, Clopay Premium overhead garage doors, custom alder cabinetry and granite countertops throughout, Bayer Built knotty alder solid core wood interior doors and trims prefinished with a custom stain color, ceramic tile shower floor and surrounds, ceramic tile and engineered hardwood floors. Recessed can lighting throughout home, closet and under cabinet lighting. Heating system is radiant in-floor heat throughout home and garage. Cooling system is by a mini-split heat pump/air conditioner. Heat recovery ventilation systems in both home and garage.

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CN Construction
Marty Niewind
Lic# BC638713
29467 Robinson Rd
Grand Rapids, MN 55744

CN Construction, Inc. is a licensed Residential General Contractor, performing quality work in Itasca County since 1978. We specialize in custom home construction, additions, exterior and interior renovations, garages, decks and porches. If you can dream it we can design and build it, as we also offer in-house design, budgeting and project management services.  We take the time to get to know our customers and together we work as a client-contractor team to develop designs to meet your wants and needs while maintaining budget and timeline. Quality craftsmanship is guaranteed by having Marty(the owner himself) and our own CN carpenters on site performing all the framing, roofing, siding and finish carpentry work. Our project management services provide a streamline and seamless process from Design through Completion with scheduling, communication and selection coordination making it stress free for our homeowners. We feel when people are building a custom home that also means providing the time and attention to detail that is needed throughout the whole project. CN Construction, Inc. is dedicated to providing the very best contractor experience you will ever have.


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