Category Archives: Projects

Project updates by Idaho Contractor.
New homes, remodeling, tenant improvements; furniture creation, repair and remodel.

Large Storage Cabinet and Shelves Solve Garage Clutter

shelves and cupboard with doors closed

We prebuilt this storage system and here it is in transit. Our client wanted a large cupboard to get some items out of view and five big shelves to go along with this. The cupboard is approx 4 feet wide and 8 feet tall and about 18 inches deep, with adjustable shelves inside. The shelves, […]

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Pergolas and Sheds for Your Back Yard

new site built shed

Spring is in the air and you want your backyard to be inviting and relaxing in the coming summer months. There is nothing better than a patio and pergola. Our pergolas are constructed out of pressure treated lumber or cedar. They are well brace with ornate corbels, held fast with 1/2 inch bolts and bridge […]

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Sunburst Gables Give Your Home That Extra Flair


Are you looking for something dramatic that will set your home apart? Let people know you are creative and you love your home by creating and installing a dramatic sunburst flair in the gable – or two. Here are a few examples of some we have done over the years. The first one, on the […]

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Furniture Refinishing Can Deliver the Style You Want

sun armoire - sun carving

At Idaho Contractor, we do a lot of furniture refinishing – not just the repair and touch-up but creating a whole new look or style. Here are a few recent examples: First sample is a small end table. I am sorry, we did not take a before picture of this piece of furniture. The table […]

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Pipe Shelves Add Beauty to Your Home

pipe shelves and pipe furniture by idaho contractor

In our last article, regarding the tenant improvements for Mittmann Architect in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, we mentioned building two shelf units using black iron pipe. They turned out beautiful and our client is very pleased. So, we thought we would build a unit for someone else – maybe for you! This pipe shelf unit is […]

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Tenant Improvements for an Architect Office

tenant improvement for Mittmann Architect

When Shelli Mittmann decided to open her office in mid-town Couer d’Alene (CDA), she wanted to make a statement when filling her empty space. The walls were a neutral color but a little darker than what she wanted. Due to budgetary constraints, she opted to paint the walls herself, using a lighter color. Previously, the […]

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Display Racks, Tables and Shelving for Effective Merchandising

Display furniture for clothing merchandising

A good display will make all the difference in the world. Successful marketing begins with unique, attention-getting displays. It is important for a small merchandiser to have a unique theme or look to convert walk-bys into shoppers., known also as CDA Idaho Clothing Company, needed a custom display for clothing merchandising at Coeur d’Alene […]

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Previous Projects From Over Thirty-Five Years Experience

View Our Most Recent Projects on Instagramclick on the camera logo Here are some old photos of projects from years gone by: Here are some furniture and paint projects:

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