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LOWER LEVEL BATH In the lower level bath, Mosaic opted to keep the tub surround but replaced the flooring with a more grey-toned luxury laminate. Melanie Iverson worked closely with the Jana Sawchuk to choose the finishes, consisting of a new black oak vanity

Before / After

with marble top, antiqued gold lighting and reclaimed wood towel hooks. “I really liked Jana’s style that brings in that light, airy beach vibe, and there’s also a lot of personality in this design,” said Melanie Iverson. “It’s been really fun working with her and bouncing ideas off of each other.”

Before / After

FIREPLACE REFACE For the final phase of this remodel, Mosaic took on the forest green marble of the fireplace surround in the great room. This would be a less extensive project that would mean painting the gold detailing black and replacing the green facade with a crisp, white marble.

they wanted it, not what I wanted. I knew that Melanie really understood what I wanted. That reclaimed wood shelf and some of the other things that I asked for, were not easy tasks, but they were willing to work with it. On the contractor side, James was great managing all of the other subcontractors and they got it done very quickly. We have more projects to do, so we plan to work with them again.”


scheduling and really, take care of everything -

“We completed all three projects in under a month.

then communicate it to the client. We have a lot

Find the Finishes:

I think there is real value in working with a design/

of strong relationships within the trades, so that

Wall paint - Reflection, Sherwin Williams

build,” said Melanie Iverson. “We can move swiftly

really helps us to get the job done well.”

Lower Vanity - Joss & Main

through the project because there’s only one point

Upper Vanity - Wayfair

of contact. It’s an aspect that really saved them


Laminate flooring - Carpet Garage, Dilworth

money and time.”


Articulating sconces -

“James and Melanie were great to work with and

Glass shower door - Custom Design Plumbing, LLC

“With Mosaic, I have a mentality that I want to

very creative

Subway tile - Menards

do as much for the client as we can, with the

right away, and I’m not your normal North Dakotan,”

Mosaic Tile (Bathroom Niche) - Syverson Tile & Stone

least amount of stress,” said James Iverson. “So,

laughed Jana Sawchuk. “I’ve worked with other

Reclaimed wood shelving - Tornell Construction

we deal with the contractors, we handle the

designers, and the house ended up looking how

Fireplace marble - Home Depot

- they understood what I wanted

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