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Historic Restoration in Madison, Wisconsin

Updated: Oct 11, 2022

Do you own an older home in the Madison area? Are you thinking about doing renovations? Think about restoration first. Bring back the original beauty and detail put into the house so many years ago.

Ask yourself some questions as you walk around your home.

  • Are there original hardwood floors?

  • Are the stairs original?

  • What about light fixtures?

  • Did you luck out with old tile or wallpaper?

  • What must stay and what must go?

Create your list and add to it often. When it's time to start your project, you will be prepared for all the questions we have for you.

Historic restoration is as much a commitment to the spirit of the structures being restored as it is to the actual physical renovations. Historic restoration seeks to preserve, conserve and protect buildings, objects, landscapes, and other significant artifacts. Westring Construction takes much pride in restoring buildings to original or near original form in the Madison, WI, area.

Madison is a great place to live, and we share your love of the city and surrounding communities. We make it a point to work with homeowners to be sensitive to every neighborhood's aesthetics. We respect every architectural style represented throughout the area. When it comes to remodeling or home additions, the goal is always to blend a family's lifestyle with the neighborhood's character.

Historic Restoration Coupled with Modern Day Renovations

Common variations of a historical restoration are renovations in which the original feel and function of a building are maintained and protected. Nonetheless, its usefulness to modern residents expanded.

It is exciting to enhance the quality of life within the home, matching the demands of contemporary living while at the same time perpetuating the dignity and presence of the original structure.

Check out some of Madison's historic preservation of city-owned landmark buildings. The city of Madison has also put together several cultural walking tours, including one for Madison's Historic Buildings. You won't be disappointed.

"Historic preservation means the identification, evaluation, establishment, and protection of resources significant in history, architecture, archaeology, engineering, or culture."

If you are interested in learning more about Madison's history, Historic Madison, Inc. has all the information you could need. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) has served as Madison's historical society since 1974. Their mission is to preserve and share stories about Madison's past through publications, stories, and public programs.

When hiring Westring Construction to handle your project, we work closely with the city for project review and planning of your restoration.

Madison area neighborhoods have character, style, and history, and a home remodel should reflect that. Historic home renovation and period restorations are among our specialties.

Westring Construction, LLC is a full-service design/build residential and light commercial general contractor. We specialize in additions, home remodeling, historic preservation and restoration, home repair, and maintenance. We can help you design the remodel or bid the work from the plans you provide. Westring Construction, LLC is a NARI Certified Remodeling Company and a Certified Lead Safe Company.

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