Inspirations for an original JKD home starts with you and led by the design talents of Principal Jim Kuiken. JKD home designs reflect our signature approach to integrating natural elements and the surrounding environment to create seamless transitions of indoor and outdoor living spaces that are a JKD hallmark.

Specializing in designing one-of-a-kind custom homes and renovations throughout the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area and Internationally, JKD is recognized for award winning modern, prairie and transitional design. With thoughtful architecture as the foundation for all JKD homes and through rigorous planning and design development, every detail is considered in creating each unique home environment.

We are committed to a seamless client experience. Effective, efficient and extraordinary attention to detail embodies the JKD creative process and we pride ourselves on delivering to each project a level of design and creativity that surpasses the client’s expectations.


Great design is intuitive, practical and timeless. It makes a difference. Jim Kuiken Design delivers sophisticated, distinctive yet functional living environments with interior details to ensure comfort, quality, and a cohesive interior design.

Whether your tastes lean Traditional, Modern, Contemporary or Transitional, JKD expertly approaches each project with your vision in mind. JKD brings a fresh perspective to interior design that will bring your personality alive in the spaces you love. With wit and originality, we identify the elements that resonate with your style and your budget.

We are committed to a joyful and fun experience. With your vision, we take care of all of the details under one roof. Our track record is that of excellence, successful execution and repeat clients. It’s our thoughtful approach to complete satisfaction that ensures JKD clients a one-of-a-kind living environment.