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Our Learning Center will guide you through the planning and construction of your house and give you the insight you need to make the home of your dreams a reality.

Make Time For Timeless: Design Advice From Brown Wegher Clients

Design Advice From Brown Wegher Clients

It’s been ten years since Mike and Connie Schmidt were first introduced to the Brown Wegher team. Since then, the couple has built three homes with the award-winning Sioux City firm, each house with a different location, style, and personality.

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Why We Choose Brown Wegher For Every Home We Build

Why We Choose Brown Wegher For Every Home We Build

Brown Wegher works with a lot of clients in the Sioux City, Dakota Dunes, and Whispering Creek communities, and some more than once. Mike and Connie Schmidt recently completed their third home project with Brown Wegher, and we were fortunate enough to sit down with them to talk about their unique experience.

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How To Build A House In Siouxland (And Love The Process)

How To Build A House In Siouxland

Building a new home in Sioux City has never been easier, thanks in part to technology and the experienced teams at Brown Wegher Construction. We sat down with Dan Feste, one of our Residential Project Managers, to give us his take on his favorite parts of the construction process.

What is your process for beginning a new residential project?

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Why I Love My Job At Brown Wegher: An Interview with Dan Feste, Residential Project Manager

Brown Wegher Residential Project Manager

After two years of pre-engineering at Iowa State, Dan Feste moved to the Chicago suburbs after he realized that he preferred to understand construction from a hands-on perspective. Twenty-three years later, he had worked his way up the ranks and back to his roots in Sioux City. Dan has been a Residential Project Manager at Brown Wegher for more than five and a half years now, and today he tells us a little bit about why he loves coming to work every day.

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2017 Residential Construction Design Trends in Siouxland

As we ramp up 2017, there are undeniable home design trends that are taking hold in our Midwest marketIf you don’t know this, we certainly do: Brown Wegher builds a lot of homes in Sioux City and the surrounding area. And with each new house in Siouxland, we start to see different design trends emerging and others fade. It’s what makes our industry and our contribution to it so vibrant and remarkable. [Read more…]

5 Things Your Project Manager Wants You To Know About Your New Home Construction

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Ready to start building your new home? Not so fast, says Jeremy Sitzmann, Residential Project Manager for Brown Wegher. To make the home-building process go as smoothly as possible, he has some tips for clients.

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Why I Love My Job at Brown Wegher: An Interview with Jeremy Sitzmann, Residential Project Manager

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Jeremy Sitzmann has always had an interest in construction, whether he was building stuff out of scrap lumber as a kid or building his career with his own roofing and residential contracting businesses. Now a Residential Project Manager at Brown Wegher, Jeremy brings his passion and experience to every home he touches. Keep reading to learn more about what this Kingsley native loves most about his job. [Read more…]

Looking Ahead in Home Design: 5 Tips From An Interior Designer

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If the upcoming new year has you chomping at the bit to start playing with or reinventing your home design, Hilary Hawkins, our in-house Interior Design Assistant, has a few tips to get you headed in the right direction. (Read more about Hillary here).

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Why I Love My Job at Brown Wegher: An Interview with Hilary Hawkins, Interior Design Assistant

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Interior Design Assistant Hilary Hawkins wrapped up her first year with Brown Wegher at the end of September. With several design projects under her belt, the Iowa State graduate took a moment from her floorplans and finishes to talk with us about herself, her background with Interior Design, and her experience with the Brown Wegher team. [Read more…]

If Walls Could Talk: Why I Chose Brown Wegher As My General Contractor

Siouxland General Contractor

Every once in a while, we like to sit down with one of our new homeowners and talk about what they love most about their new home, what they most enjoyed about the process, which parts were the most difficult, and what advice they can give other clients looking to embark on the home-building adventure. Today we sat down with Beth Trejo, a local Sioux City entrepreneur who holds the keys to one of our homes in the Dakota Dunes, South Dakota. [Read more…]