Great Lakes Carpentry helps clients realize savings in operation of homes

The Lakeland Times – We’ve all heard how green building equates to higher quality construction; that level of quality is largely due to building science.

The growth in understanding of building science and how buildings work as integrated systems is one of the most important developments in the recent history of the home building industry.

We’ve […]

February 21st, 2014|Press|

Your Green Life: “Super Insulated Houses”

Mercer, WI
Building energy efficient housing is about saving the environment as well as saving some money. Structural Insulated Panels, or SIPS, are pre–fabricated insulated panels that install easily and keep the warm air in the house.

Randy Nilsson, the President of Great Lakes Carpentry told me, “It greatly reduces thermal bridging because every connection is […]

February 6th, 2014|Press|

Great Lakes Carpentry of Mercer Honored as Builder of the Year

Randy Nilsson of Great Lakes Carpentry of Mercer has been named as the “Builder of the Year” for 2012 by the Headwaters Builders Association.

The awards were announced recently at the Association’s holiday party at the Whitetail Inn in St. Germain. The awards recognize those members of the Headwaters Builders Association who exemplify the mission […]

December 11th, 2012|Press|