Knutson Design Company is dedicated to design and building excellence.

As a small family-owned company, we pay close attention to every detail and treat every project as if it were being done in our own home. You can trust that we honor the commitments we make for every home we build.

Our promise to you is that we will earn your confidence each and every day by understanding your goals, protecting your investment, and operating with your best interests in mind.

Knutson Design Co. has been doing design/build for the past few years with one thing in mind…being the best in what we do and creating an exceptional customer experience.

Knutson Design Co. is a new collaboration between Andrew Knutson, Aaron Opacich, Andrea Knutson and Erica Rodriguez

Our Team

Erica Rodriguez

Owner, Interior Designer/Principal Designer 

Erica listens intently to hear her clients, seeking a true understanding of their vision.  Using creative problem solving skills, she produces inspired spaces with finishes to honor each clients individual needs & preferences. Making design dreams a reality is a true passion for Erica, her ability to connect with each client shines in the end product. 

When not working, Erica can be found at a soccer field, wandering the shores of Lake Superior or volunteering for the soccer, art or school communities. 

Laurena Meierhoff

Design Team Coordinator

Rena assists in the design department in the role of administrative support. She is one of the first to discuss your projects and bring them to the awesome Knutson team. Communication is key in helping clients achieve exactly what they are looking for and through various meetings, emails, and discussions she helps get your project going. She loves watching a project develop from a concept on paper to a fully finished beautiful space in your home.

Our Values


Trust is the center of every relationship. Knutson Custom Construction is committed to building and maintaining trust with clients, subcontractors, suppliers, architects, engineers and fellow employees.


People are our greatest assets. We treat our clients and business partners as part of our team to ensure the ultimate customer experience.


We provide the highest quality products at the best value for our clients and are committed to providing a happy and healthy work environment for our employees.

Safety / Cleanliness

Safety and cleanliness go hand in hand at our job sites and are our highest priority. We require our job sites to be safe and clean at all times.


We pride ourselves on outstanding customer service. The success of our company is secured by keeping our clients interests at the forefront of our work.


We believe in supporting the economic activity, environmental performance and social progress of the communities in which we live and work.

The design is just the beginning.
Let us build it for you.

Clean & Elegant, Yet Moody Home Office
Daring, Modern, Romantic Family Kitchen

Clean & Elegant, Yet Moody Home Office

Daring, Modern, Romantic Family Kitchen