Southeastern Wisconsin residents will have an opportunity to “Explore Remodeling’s Finest” at the 13th annual Milwaukee/NARI Spring Home Improvement Showcase...A Tour of Remodeled Homes, Sat., May 19 – Sun., May 20, 2012, from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily.
The Spring Showcase is produced by the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc., and sponsored by Eagle/Andersen Windows in conjunction with Weather-Tek Design Center and by Kohler Co. in conjunction with First Supply. The event will allow attendees to view 23 recently completed remodeling and home improvement projects from Milwaukee/NARI contractors at homes throughout southeastern Wisconsin.
The Showcase will feature the following renovation projects in Muskego:
J&J Contractors, LLC: Whole House Remodel • S75 W12582 Coventry Ln., Muskego
This 1980's home’s exterior was updated with new siding and trim, new windows, and a new front entry door with sidelights. Aluminum soffit and fascia, seamless aluminum gutters, and leaf relief provides a maintenance free trimming system. The first floor now has a kitchen with custom cabinetry and granite countertops, a kitchen island, new tile and hickory hardwood flooring. The family room’s fireplace was refaced floor to ceiling and a new custom built-in wet bar was added. The bathroom features a new vanity, toilet, and tile floor, while the den and dining room carpet was replaced with hardwood floors. The front foyer received new tile flooring and the staircase to the second floor was updated with new spindles and railing.
JDJ Builders, Inc.: Indoor Pool Room Addition • S71 W17665 Lake Dr., Muskego
This 2,700 square foot addition features an indoor swimming pool. The space includes a bar room, toilet room, open shower, and a utility room for a washing machine and dryer. The upper part of the addition has an expansive bedroom with a large walk-in closet.
An added attraction for the 2012 Spring Showcase is an opportunity to win a bathroom makeover from the Kohler Co., which will include a Tresham toilet and 24-inch pedestal sink along with a Kelston widespread faucet and toilet tissue holder, a value of more than $1,000. Patrons that visit at least six of the project locations will be eligible to register to win the prize package.
Spring Home Improvement Showcase admission is $4 in advance, and $7 at the door of the projects. Starting Tues, May 1, through Fri., May 18, advance tickets can be purchased between 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council office, 11815 W. Dearbourn Ave. in Wauwatosa.
Attendees that bring two, non-perishable food items to the door of the first project they visit will receive a $2 admission discount, with the food items to be donated to Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin (formerly America’s Second Harvest of Wisconsin).
For more information on the Milwaukee/NARI Spring Home Improvement Showcase, visit www.milwaukeenari.org or call 414-771-4071.
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