The Sponsors

Now Accepting Sponsorship

The MinnePHit House provides significant marketing opportunities for suppliers of building materials, finishes, mechanical systems, renewable energy systems, and professional design and analysis service providers.  Click here to download our sponsorship brochure for complete details.


Premier Sponsors

Without Tim Eian and the team at TE Studio, we wouldn’t be doing this renovation.  As the project has grown it has become not only our home energy retrofit but also an important experience for the community at large.  Tim and the team play an integral role in the design but are also essential in helping us spread the word about our unique project so that at some point soon ours will be one of many homes that are prepared for energy conservation in the next century.



RJ Stegora Inc. is a family-owned and family-run business specializing in design/build remodeling and contractor services.

Ryan Stegora, owner of RJ Stegora Inc. is hands-on for all of his projects to ensure each project is completed with outstanding quality and care.    From your initial consultation to completion of your project, you can be assured that Ryan and his staff of professionals are reliable, courteous and trustworthy.


BStyle, Inc. is a boutique design firm focused on style and trend with a clear objective – enhanced lifestyle.  Barbara Schmidt has worked with homeowners across the country for over 20 years building sophisticated spaces so special that even manufacturers such as Porcher, Subzero and Marvin Windows have asked Barbara to design for them.


American Standard has developed solutions for baths and kitchens, for more than 130 years. At the same time, we recognize our immense responsibility to protect one of the world’s most precious resources — water. We engineer plumbing products to use less water without sacrificing performance, all in designs that offer customers choices for any lifestyle. We call it “Style That Works Better”. Learn more by exploring


The timeless art of making tiles by hand dates back several thousand years. Jeffrey Court’s master craftsmen combine “old world” techniques with contemporary production equipment to create tiles from classical to craftsman in style.

Jeffrey Court tiles are truly handcrafted. Both the warmth and uniqueness of each tile can’t be reproduced by high-production factories. Our mission is to stay true to traditional tile making, which requires much hand labor, to assure a truly special product. Corporate headquarters are in Norco with production facilities just miles away in Fontana, California.


For more than 45 years, Roth Distributing has been the gold standard for the luxury appliance market. Today it is the exclusive distributor of Sub-Zero, Wolf, ASKO and Best products within a 14-state territory.  Like no other appliance showroom experience, Roth showrooms are relaxed, sophisticated, professionally designed kitchen environments where homeowners, designers, and architects can visualize and test-drive the ultimate in 21st century appliance technology.


Since 1977, Rejuvenation has been built on a passionate love affair with history, architecture, and bringing back the best lighting and house parts ever made. We obsess over the details of period authenticity and great design like no one else, whether we’re helping restore an old building to its former glory or enhancing historic or contemporary homes with timeless, classic lighting that lasts for generations to come. That’s because while history is our designer, we’re building for the future. is the new way to purchase beautiful kitchen cabinets for your home. We’ve streamlined the shopping process to let customers purchase factory-direct, creating up to 40% savings without sacrificing material or construction quality. Our product offering features only the best-selling door styles in designer-selected finishes. We use solid hardwoods, furniture grade plywood, and absolutely no particleboard in our construction. Our 50+ years of cabinetry experience ensures a high quality product that is delivered complete and on time. Customers take comfort in knowing our cabinets are certified by the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association and are guaranteed for life.

Gold Sponsors


The makers of Boulder Creek Stone have been advancing the science of engineered stone for more than 30 years. We’ve been leading the industry since there’s been an industry to lead. Our products provide homeowners, architects and design professionals with a design component that lends texture, style and character to any structure or environment, be it residential or commercial.



For more than 30 years, Houle Insulation Inc.,  a Minnesota based insulation contractor, has been re-insulating homes in Minnesota just like yours. A better insulated home is more energy efficient, comfortable and quiet. It will save you money on utility billsfor years to come. And, by using less energy to heat and cool your home, you reduce the negative impacts on the environment caused by energy use.


Mirage stands as a symbol of the quest for balance and a better quality of life. Mirage is synonymous with comfort, beauty, and durability. It epitomizes attention to detail and the desire to create a product in perfect harmony with its environment.

Whatever flooring you choose, you will always get the same results—uniformity, stability, durability, better air quality, added value, and lifelong good looks.

We strive to produce the finest hardwood floors. Our entire focus is on making superior quality flooring that exudes well-being and gives dramatic new life to your home décor dreams.

Palmen Excavating

With over 35 years of experience in all aspects of excavation, demolition and septic services, Palmen     Excavating is equipped to deal with the delicacy of our project.  They will remove all of the dirt from the perimeter of the house, remove the concrete slab from the basement and dig foundations for the addition., 651-644-4469


Doors of Distinction is a family owned manufacturer of high end custom exterior and interior doors, located in Amery, Wisconsin.  We specialize in working with the architect or homeowner to provide doors to their specifications.  Our energy efficient door system is designed similar to the German specifications, but to American expectations.  The adjustable threshold sweep and weather-stripping comes to us from Switzerland.  We believe our passive home door design is the highest thermal rated door manufactured in the United States.  Our family feels honored to be chosen to work with Tim Eian and Paul on this home of the future. Visit for more information.


The Energy Conservatory (TEC) manufactures precision diagnostic equipment used to solve comfort, energy use, durability and air quality problems in buildings. Our reputation for innovative design and excellent technical support
have made us a leading manufacturer of performance testing tools for the building industry.


Utilizing the world’s finest stones from around the world, each piece is unique and
available in limitless options of color and design.

Natural stone has the style you deserve in your home.  Summit Stone Interiors provides
the attention to detail and professional craftsmanship needed to put that personal
touch into every project.


Poly Foam, Inc. creates all of the EPS foam to insulate the current basement, the new concrete slab  and  new foundation.  Insulation of these areas are essential for EnerPHit Certification and will mean  that  we no longer have a damp, cold basement., 952-445-4089



Insolution supplies cellulose, the insulating material that will fill the exterior wall cavities.  In order for our walls to reach their required R-value, we need a LOT of cellulose insulation., 763-478-4540


Given the tightness of our home, we need a ventilation mechanism.  Zehnder is our choice supplier for the ventilation system, providing even air exchange and interior comfort.,


SIGA is the forerunner in the development and production of innovative products around the air and windtight building envelope. The demands and requests of the market and highest quality standards are decisive for our work. SIGA is always one step ahead to be able to offer our customers only the best.