When Pillar Homes was founded in 1995, their goals were to design and build extraordinary, handcrafted homes that were inspired by their clients’ passions. Since then, Pillar Homes has been designing and crafting some of the most spectacular new homes in the Twin Cities. Today, they continuing that tradition of excellence in both the building of new homes and the renovations of existing ones with a passionate, skilled team of professionals led by owner K.C. Chermak.
What got you started in custom homebuilding?
A passion for architecture that grew into wanting to create homes by harnessing that passion.
What inspires and influences your work?
This has changed over the years, it feels that a mix of present desires, past architecture and future ideas and trends.
How would you describe your build style?
Team creative, our style is to develop a building science that allows the perfect style for a unique site and our clients’ dreams and vision.
Why do you think your clients choose you as their builder?
A passion that never stops creating and designing allows our clients to feel comfortable knowing their interests are our interests.
What are some of your favorite trends you’re seeing this year?
The use of metal and unique wood finishes on ceilings, floors, cabinets and doors. Also, less is more in every detail of the home. Make sure to check out our metal pub doors in our Artisan home.
What makes you most proud to be a builder?
That what we do today will transcend time and leave a part of Pillar Homes in the future—our creativity will carry ahead for many years positively affecting families.
Photography by Erica Loeks