More Snow This Spring? A Few Homeowner Tips for Crazy Spring Weather

Mother Natures seems to be regularly confusing our winter transition to spring this year in Wisconsin, with downright schizophrenic temperature swings. Multiple heavy snowfalls in April have not only presented driving and wardrobe challenges; they have compromised spring maintenance schedules. April is the critical spring clean-up month, readying properties and ...

Spring Thaw Alert: Care for your Custom Built Home

Spring Thaw Alert: Care for your Custom Built Home

After another unpredictable Wisconsin winter and the multiple freeze/ thaw cycles that characterize Midwestern winter weather, the freeze cycle will soon be behind us, and it’s time to prepare for the Spring preparations and damage assessment as a result of this relentless cycle. Both homes and properties have their unique ...

Adding Life to Your Custom Home with Houseplants

In the midst of frequently gloomy winters in Southeastern Wisconsin, homeowners benefit from adding touches of “life” inside when there seems to be none outside. The increasingly unpredictable weather patterns take away the snow that only temporarily beautifies the dormant landscaping, stripped to a dull, uninspired environment. Evergreens were the ...

Unique Features in Custom Built Homes to Love

In honor of Valentine’s Day week, we thought to explore unique and distinct spaces or architectural features that homeowners have imagined for their custom built homes that have made their home distinctly their own. The very definition of the adjective "custom," made or performed according to personal order, is cleverly contrary ...