Kaufman House – 1936

Hans Wessel, my grandfather, born in Malmo, Sweden on July 5th 1906 was the first of four sons of Hilma and Master Builder Bror Wessel. Hans John Erik Wessel arrived in Minneapolis at the age of eight. Working part time as a carpenter for Wessel and Johnson Construction, Hans graduated form the University of Minnesota… Continue reading Kaufman House – 1936

Ranches and Ramblers

Many people wonder what architects do and why they should be hired. There are a lot of books and magazines these days where people question hiring an architect especially with home design. Many people wonder what does an architect do? Why can’t I do that myself? What do I need an architect for anyway? I… Continue reading Ranches and Ramblers