• Tim Kraemer

Prairie Du Sac, WI Residential Construction

Prairie Du Sac, WI Residential Construction


Kraemer Homes, LLC. is a residential development company in the Sauk Prairie area. We specialize in new construction speculative homes, general contracting custom homes, and residential redevelopment.



As a company specializing in new build construction, we recognize that the construction process can be overwhelming and confusing to those unfamiliar with the industry. So we are breaking down the process to help you better understand the stages of residential construction.


Understanding the Stages of Residential Construction


Once the location has been chosen, designs have been made and building permits have been secured we can then start the construction process.


Stage 1: Site Clearance

The first step in any construction work is to clear the lot from any unwanted grass, boulders, trees, hills, etc.


Stage 2: Breaking Ground & Excavation

Once the site is cleared, the layout of the home can begin to be excavated. Here is where the foundation is dug and the lot is graded to prevent backfilling into the home.


Stage 3: Foundation and Structure

Once dug, the foundation is then poured and structure starts to take place with columns and beams placed. Next come walls and the roof.


Stage 4: Electrical and Plumbing

Once the foundation and structure take place, next up is electrical and plumbing work. The “guts” of the house which will be built into the walls and eventually covered with drywall.


Stage 5: Plastering/Drywalling

Next up the drywall gets put on the walls making the interior of the home start to take shape.


Stage 6: Interior finishes

Once drywalled, flooring gets installed, rooms get painted, cabinets are installed, and lighting fixtures are installed.


These are very broad steps as to what all goes into residential construction. It is a detailed and busy project with a lot of moving parts! If you are looking for Prairie Du Sac, WI Residential Construction contact Kraemer Homes today!

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