Merry-Time Festival of Trees

Merry-Time Festival of Trees

PortSide Builders is proud to feature the “PortSide Family Christmas Tree” in the 2018 “Merry-Time Festival of Trees” sponsored by the Door County Maritime Museum, in Sturgeon Bay.  Our tree is meant to highlight the “family”...
PortSide Supplies Lunch to Habitat Volunteers

PortSide Supplies Lunch to Habitat Volunteers

When the lunch whistle blew on Tuesday, the dedicated volunteers at Habitat for Humanity got a brief respite from the cool October breeze, as they were treated to a hot meal, supplied by PortSide Builders.  Tracy Wautlet and Kim Schartner served the Habitat crew hot...
Steps Toward a New Home – Interior Walls

Steps Toward a New Home – Interior Walls

This series will suggest some of the basic steps to follow, and things to be aware of, as you begin down the path toward home ownership.   All of the plumbing lines, electrical wiring, and HVAC duct work have been installed in the walls where they won’t be seen. ...

Steps Toward a New Home – Insulation

This series will suggest some of the basic steps to follow, and things to be aware of, as you begin down the path toward home ownership.   The utilities are roughed in, and now it’s time for the insulators to do their work.  The insulation is installed between...

Steps Toward a New Home – Utility Rough-Ins

This series will suggest some of the basic steps to follow, and things to be aware of, as you begin down the path toward home ownership.   The basic framework of the home is in place and the interior is still only framed stud walls. It’s now time for the...