Truly Custom

home builder & remodeler

Building truly custom homes since 1969 Kootenia prides its self on being a builder that builds a home you can be proud of.  Truly Custom means more than just pick from plan A,B, or C, or “Plan A with Elevation B” No Truly Custom means designing a plan that fits your unique needs and with finishes unique to you.

Available Homes

quick move-in


where we build

Rapp Farm

North Oaks, MN

North Oaks is an exclusive, private community located on 6,000 acres of rolling hills, woods, open meadows, lakes, and wetlands.

Saddle Club

Lino Lakes, MN

Breathtaking views of rolling hills, trees and wonderfully preserved open space amongst the wetlands to create a beautiful landscape.

Build on your Lot

Twin Cities, MN

Have a lot or looking at one and dont know where to start?  We can help assist you through this process.  Building throughout the metro.

Tear Down

Twin Cities, MN

Want a breathtaking lot? Sometimes tearing down an existing house to make room for a new updated energy efficient home is the answer.


why we build
Kootenia Homes

The Kootenia Difference

Choosing the right builder is a critical first step in the journey to your new home. With so many homebuilders to choose from, it’s important to understand the differences so…

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Quality Brands Used in Kootenia Homes

Quality Brands Used in Kootenia Homes

At Kootenia we believe that combining the finest materials with superior design is the perfect recipe for building the home of your dreams. Our motto is always “quality first,” which…

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Large, Eat-in Kitchens with an Open Floor Plan

What Features You Need in a Home Today

Today’s buyers are looking for well-designed homes with efficient, family-friendly floor plans and open concept layouts that also incorporate smart technology. They value more space in central living areas such…

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Have a question?

I’m here to help

Building a home is one thing, Building an ongoing relationship where your builder is there to stand behind their work for years to come is another.  It starts with quality materials and installation but continues long after you move in.

David Frosch

Owner & President