Designing Your Outdoor Kitchen

Designer, Builder and Remodeler Abe Degnan of DeForest WI says creating an outdoor living space is a beautiful way to extend your indoor space into the great outdoors. Exterior spaces for dining, cooking, and entertainment are typically more affordable than … Continued

Planning the Perfect Kitchen Remodel

Kitchen renovation can be a hazardous business. We’ve all heard the horror stories of projects gone awry and money wasted – and maybe even been burned ourselves. Our best kitchen remodeling advice is to know when it’s time to bring in … Continued

2018 Design Trend: Statement Ceilings

In a December 2017 blog post, House Beautiful said “Get Ready, Statement Ceilings Are Going to Be Huge Next Year.”  How did they spot the trend?  Pinterest has seen a 310% increase in saved pins of this decor.  Ceilings have the ability to … Continued

News! Homeowners Rights Bill Becomes Rule of Law

A little news on what’s happening in the Wisconsin State Legislature! Yesterday Governor Scott Walker signed into law two bills that make up the “Homeowner Bill of Rights.” Some of the key provisions of the law changes include: • Review of … Continued

2018 Parade of Homes Sites Announced

The votes are in!  Nine Parade of Homes sites throughout the Madison area in 2018!  Mark your calendar: the 2018 Parade of Homes will be June 9-24th.   Happy Valley Addition (Bristol/Windsor) Developer: Livable Communities by Don Tierney Classic Custom Homes … Continued

October is Careers in Construction Month!

PRESS RELEASE October 9, 2017   Wisconsin Builders Association Celebrates Careers in Construction Month Skilled labor in Wisconsin’s residential construction industry is a commodity in short supply these days, but the Wisconsin Builders Association and its charitable arm, The Wisconsin Builders Foundation, … Continued

Remodelers Rejoice!

2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW) is bringing you an insightful article on the remodeling boom. This article is written by Walt Keaveny, Principal Engineer and Risk Manager for 2-10 HBW.  Walt is licensed as both a professional engineer and … Continued

Misconceptions About the Common Crack

2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW) is bringing you an insightful article on misconceptions about the common crack. This article was written by Walt Keaveny, Principal Engineer and Risk Manager for 2-10 HBW. Walt is licensed as both a professional … Continued