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Learn more about how insulation enhances home comfort, increases energy efficiency, and reduces monthly utility bills. In this blog post, the experts at Wisconsin Home Improvement will show you how insulation works to offer these benefits in your southeastern Wisconsin home.
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It’s easy to think of insulation as protection from winter’s cold; but insulation, along with air sealing, is probably the most important home improvement you can make in terms of year-round home comfort and energy savings for your Southeast Wisconsin home.
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First of all, if you’re getting a tax refund this year, good for you! There are probably several places you’re thinking about putting that cash, but before you commit, be sure to put improvements for your home on the list.

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Rather than avoiding the problems that ice dams signal, you’ll want to meet them head-on and solve them quickly, because ice dams and their underlying causes will damage your home, result in discomfort and end up costing you plenty if ignored.
With temperatures dropping into the single digits here in the Menomonee Falls, WI area, you’re probably wondering if the insulation in your attic is enough to keep you and your family warm. The majority of homes here in Wisconsin are under-insulated, so chances are your attic could use new or... Read more
If you’re planning a remodel for your southeast Wisconsin home in the near future, it’s important to make sure you find the right insulation for it. The reason? Proper insulation is crucial if you want optimal home comfort and energy efficiency. And just like insufficient insulation, insulating... Read more

Many of us excitedly anticipate the opportunity to bundle up in warm jackets, scarves, boots, and gloves to brave the cold weather, but it can be frustrating when these cold conditions follow us back indoors. Many homeowners resort to cranking up the heat in their homes to make indoor...

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Here’s a tale that might sound familiar: You come home after a long day of work, closing your front door tightly behind you to make sure the cold winter air doesn’t seep in. You grab a snack, settle into your favorite spot on your living room sofa, and get ready to catch up on your latest TV... Read more
Winters tend to be cold and snowy here in Wisconsin, and that means ice dams are a problem for many homeowners in the area. More than a mere nuisance, ice dams can cause water to leak into your home, damage the shingles on your roof, pull off your gutters, and more. Fortunately, you can prevent ice... Read more
Autumn Home

It finally seems to be cooling down here in Wisconsin, and that means temperatures are going to start dropping fast. If you want your home to be ready to handle fall and winter weather, now is a good time to consider making a few upgrades. Not sure what your home needs? A home performance audit...

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  • Teresa

    I am so grateful for everyone at Wisconsin Home Improvement. I will always recommend you to anyone looking to have insulation services.

  • Jenny P.

    I just wanted to extend a thank you to you and all of your employees who have spent time at our home fixing our attic issues.

  • James V.

    Dear Steve, 

    We at Grace are so pleased with the quality of work and the professionalism of the crew that did the insulation. Mike and Igor were so respectful of the building and its contents, and so nice to everyone in the congregation who was working at church. 

    James V., Milwaukee, WI
  • Cindy S.

    I really feel compelled to give a "shout out" to everyone I have come into contact with at WHI. First off - Jody. You are so friendly and helpful on the phone, forgiving me for my inability to "on-line sign", switching up of dates, declining work and then changing my mind.

    Cindy S., Whitefish Bay, WI
  • Tim S.

    Steve, just a side note and I would not send this if it was not completely true - Mike and Pete were both fantastic. I was impressed. We had just had other major construction and have many comparatives for the work WHI did. I would come home and never know they had even been there.

  • Mike & Erin M.

    We wanted to provide feedback on our experience with Peter, who did our home energy audit.  We felt he went above and beyond what was expected of him.  He was very thorough and was genuinely concerned about any issues causing inefficiencies in our home.  He explained things in terms we... Read More

  • I wanted to thank you and your team again for the
    great work you did and insulating our home. It is only been a week, and the
    difference is amazing. Every room in this house feel substantially warmer.

  • Your employees were prompt, courteous and friendly.

    Lois W., Menomonee Falls, WI
  • Thursday and Friday of last week one of your crews were at my home putting in some additional insulation and doing some other work. I just wanted to tell you that my wife and I were very impressed with the professionalism of your men.

    John & Jennifer P., WI
  • Please thank your crew for the great job they did here. They were all very personable, worked very hard, and they took the time to explain what they were doing.

    Barbara F., Belgium, WI
  • Jan and I were amazed and impressed by the crew’s positive work ethic coupled with their gracious and friendly manner. Obviously they knew what they were doing and set to task with quickness and absolute thoroughness… you have our deepest appreciation.

    JoAnne and Jan V., Greendale, WI
  • The work your team did is fantastic! Also I would like to compliment your crew on their professional approach to our house and their work.

    Ryan, WI
  • Steve and Frank are very good representations of your firm -- very professional. Thanks!

    Jim Young, WI
  • We were pleased with work done by Mike and Kevin. They deserve a pat on the back. Thanks!

    Eugene Hefter, WI
  • I just wanted to take a minute to thank you and your Madison crew for the great work they are doing. Over the last few months I have worked closely with Dann, Roger, Marc and Jeremy and am extremely impressed with their attitudes and the quality of their work.

    Brandon Langeteig, Project Home, Inc.
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