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Get to Know Us, Kevin Welker

Get to Know Us, Kevin Welker

Interview with Kevin Welker, Carpentry Manager at Thoughtful Craftsmen How many years have you been in the industry?  Kevin: 25 years  Are you an early bird or night owl?  Kevin: Early bird  What were your first jobs?  Kevin: I worked at...

5 Year Paint Job

5 Year Paint Job

I look at houses wherever I go—when I’m driving, when I’m walking, when I’m out for a run. I notice when houses get painted, and I notice when the new paint begins to peel or crack. What most catches my eye are the houses whose paint jobs I remember, the ones that...

We Changed Our Name to Thoughtful Craftsmen!

We Changed Our Name to Thoughtful Craftsmen!

Dear Friends & Neighbors, We are excited to announce our decision to change our name to Thoughtful Craftsmen!For twenty years we have been focused on restoring Milwaukee’s historic homes to reflect their original character. In partnership with homeowners who act...

Tune and Repair Your Windows

Tune and Repair Your Windows

MY WINDOWS ARE OLD. I NEED TO REPLACE THEM RIGHT? NO! Occasionally there are good reasons to replace old windows.  But most can be repaired, restored, and tuned-up so that they operate smoothly and keep the cold air out, allowing you to maintain the original look...