Nestled in the northwestern corner of Waukesha County is an area referred to as “Lake Country” because of its large number of lakes. It includes the communities of Pewaukee, Delafield, Hartland, Merton, Nashotah, Chenequa, Okauchee Lake, Oconomowoc, Summit, and Lac La Belle. Lake Country is a nature-lover’s dream location with hiking and biking trails, fishing, kayaking, canoeing and countless other water sports. Close and convenient to Chicago and Milwaukee, this area is sure to be a breath of fresh air for anyone looking for the perfect place to build a dream lake home. 

a boathouse build by lake country builders at Colby Construction

If you think this is just an area you pass by when driving from Milwaukee to Madison, think again. Lake Country is home to charming communities, 18 different lakes, a state park, county parks, the Ice Age Trail and many rivers and streams. This county definitely has something for everyone to do and experience. 

lake country builders - a lake home

Anyone looking to live in a beautiful area of Wisconsin, this is it. If you work in Milwaukee or the surrounding area, you do not have to travel too far to get there from Lake Country, and, if you live in Chicago or northern Illinois, it is the perfect location for a summertime retreat. The commute is well worth the time, as you have the convenience of the city, the accessibility of enjoying your favorite outdoor activities (year-round), yet close enough to Milwaukee and Madison if you’d like to experience a change of pace for the day or evening. Lake Country truly is one of the gems of Wisconsin, and with its top-ranked schools, it is the perfect place to build your home and raise a family. 

Lake Country Builders: Custom Home Builders in Waukesha County 

At Colby Construction, we specialize in custom lake home building, and it is our goal to help people create their dream home so they can make lasting memories. We believe Lake Country is a wonderful place to do this. With a family-friendly environment, there are plenty of opportunities for Lake Country builders to design and build a luxury lake home. The community is an area that is dedicated to offering a clean, welcoming and friendly environment.  Lake Country is in a county that is involved and invested in its people and is determined to make it a great place for everyone. We think you’ll find Lake Country a perfect place to build your dream home and raise your family. Colby Construction can help you find the location to create just that.