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Every now and then, we come across a question or new technology that requires a bit more explanation. We've created our Comfortable Home blog as a resource for interesting and useful tips about ways to improve your home's comfort while saving money and energy!

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Fall is the Perfect Time for a Home Energy Audit
Fall is when the leaves change and temperatures drop, but did you know it’s also when you should get a home energy audit? A home energy audit assesses your home’s energy usage and tells you what you can do to improve your home.
IAQ
Is your home healthy or is it plagued with indoor air quality problems?
attic ventililation

Although you probably don’t pay attention to it much, your home’s attic is essential to your comfort. But how is it possible for your attic to affect your entire home?

Ensure safe indoor air quality for your Menomonee Falls home with a crawlspace encapsulation from WHI!
Are you one of the many homeowners that hasn’t even seen their crawlspace? If you’ve been avoiding paying any attention to it, you might not even be aware of the havoc it’s been wreaking on your home.
Koozie up your home this summer with insulation with WHI!
When you think about the summer here in Wisconsin, air conditioning probably comes to mind. However, when you start thinking about the winter, you usually start picturing your down comforter and insulated boots.
Don't let your attic undo the work of your AC!
Here in Wisconsin, we’re used to dealing with weather extremes. From the chill of winter to the heat and thunderstorms we so often experience during the summer months, maintaining a comfortable home can sometimes seem easier said than done.
Ready to stop wondering what’s wrong with your home and finally find out? Schedule your home performance audit today!
insulation keeps you cool

If your Wisconsin home seems to be getting hotter each summer, you may be trying to think of ways to stop the problem. You’ve had enough of sweating in your home when you’re trying to relax with your family. So what can you do to finally fix those rooms for good?

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Spring is a peak time for home buying, and for sellers, it's all about making your house stand out. A recent survey from the National Association of Realtors shows that upgrades to the kitchen, bathroom and new wood flooring appeal to potential buyers. But even less costly and time-consuming... Read more
Why should I use spray foam to insulate my home? Spray foam is one of the best insulators on the market. In addition to insulating, it also air seals. It helps to keep your home warm when it’s cold out While working to keep the heat out during the summer.

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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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