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

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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…]

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…]

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

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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…]

Knowing Your Options: Initial Steps to the Building Process

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Want to build a custom home in Sioux City?

If your answer is yes, congratulations. You’ve just answered the easiest question you’ll face in the initial building process. And it’s the first of many.

Rather than overwhelm you, though, our goal with this article is to prep your Sioux City home building experience for success. Like most things, including home construction, the best thing you can do when you get started is to start with a strong base. [Read more…]

Three Questions Your Sioux City Contractor Should Be Able To Help You Answer

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No matter which phase of construction you are in, questions are an important part of the process. From “How do I get started?” to “Are we having fun yet?” the questions you ask say a good deal about yourself as a customer. And the same can be said for your Sioux City contractor.

That being said, there are three questions you should always ask your contractor–if only to see just how they’ll answer. [Read more…]

The Three Things Your Sioux City General Contractor Wants You To Know

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Building the home of your dreams starts with the best general contractor in Sioux City, and the best general contractor in Sioux City—outside of skill and experience—is the one with whom you feel most comfortable. Two of the best ways to establish that comfort level are to get to know the construction process and to discover the most important ways for it to go smoothly.

To that end, here are three ways your general contractor wants you to know about your new home construction. [Read more…]

How To Instantly Improve Your Sioux City Kitchen Design

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Building a home is all fun and games until it comes to what you want in your kitchen, and then it gets overwhelming. We see it all the time at Brown Wegher, and we thought we’d take a moment to break down our favorite kitchen designs so that you can try them on and feel them out. The truth is, the center of good kitchen design is about function. Some kitchens function well for cooking, some for entertaining, and some for visual appeal. And the best ones make good on everything.

Here are a few ideas to get you started.

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