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Ensuite bathroom remodel with brass fixtures, marble tiled shower and bathtub, painted Woodharbor cabinets, marble herringbone floor tile in Maple Bluff, Wisconsin by TDS Custom Construction.

Everything You Need to Know About Renovating Your Master Bathroom

| Bathroom, Remodeling | No Comments
And Why TDS Custom Construction is the Best Local Contractor for Your Master Bathroom Remodel Planning a master bathroom remodel can feel daunting, but it doesn’t have to…

Mid-Century Modern Carport Redesign

| Remodeling | No Comments
We recently restored a mid-century modern attached garage addition on a Madison area home. The project gave us a chance to exercise our extensive historic preservation skills, engage…

Now Hiring | Project Lead Carpenter Position

| Careers, Community, Featured | No Comments
Now Hiring | Project Lead Carpenter Position TDS Custom Construction, Inc. has an immediate job opening for our Project Lead Carpenter Position. We are a well-established 35-year-old company…
Roxul installation complete on a passive house built by TDS Custom Construction in McFarland, Wisconsin

The Wall and Roof Systems

| Passive House | No Comments
A combination of super-insulation and excellent air-tightness.The walls of this house are 2x8 construction with dense-pack cellulose insulation (R-27), ZIP sheathing for the air barrier and 6” Roxul…
Passive House

The Foundation System

| Passive House | No Comments
Started from the bottom...The foundation for this passive house consists of a slab-on-grade with a thickened perimeter footing that is thermally isolated from the ground by eight inches…

Passive House on Mud Lake

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Follow along as TDS builds a passive house just outside Madison, WI in McFarlandHere at TDS, we have a history of providing remodels and additions to clients that…

40th Annual Willy Street Fair this Weekend!

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Join us for the 40th Annual Willy Street Fair this Saturday and Sunday!  TDS is proud to sponsor the 40th Annual Willy Street Fair this weekend Sept 16th…

Central Park Sessions- Last One Sept 7th!

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Join Us for the last Central Park Session of the Season Thursday, September 7th, 2017 Summer is waning here in our pretty little city and with that comes…

AtwoodFest this weekend!

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3 Stages. 25 Bands. 20 Local Food Vendors. 14 Local Beers. 50 other vendors. Don't miss it! For more information and a full music schedule, RSVP to their…
la fete de marquette

La Fête De Marquette – July 13 – 16, 2017

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Join us on - July 13 - 16, 2017 for La Fête De Marquette Photo by Saiyna Bashir TDS is proud to sponsor another year of the Fête…

Waterfront Festival – June 10-11, 2017

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Waterfront Festival 2017 - The biggest Fool's Flotilla yet! TDS was proud to sponsor another year at The Waterfront Festival this past weekend here in Madison.  The festival takes…
Exterior remodel of a historic home front porch in Madison Wisconsin, by TDS Custom Construction.

Award Winning Historic Bungalow Porch Restoration

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Madison Trust for Historic Preservation awards TDS Custom Construction for Compatible New Construction on an Historic Bungalow Porch Restoration . What a transformation!  TDS Custom construction was proud to accept…
Nari Remodeled Homes Tour

NARI Remodeled Homes Tour – May 21, 2017

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Join us on Sunday, May 21, 2017 for the NARI Remodeled Homes Tour Join us this weekend to see a TDS kitchen in real life at the 2017 NARI Remodeled…
Home addition of a sunroom adds indoor-outdoor space to the rear of a traditional home in Madison.

NARI Remodeled Homes Tour – May 22, 2016

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Join us on Sunday, May 22, 2016 for the NARI Remodeled Homes Tour We will be featuring one of our recently remodeled homes at: 2008 Vilas Ave Madison, WI…

Waterfront Festival – June 11, 2016

| Community | No Comments
Join us on Saturday, June 11, 2016 for the Waterfront Festival The Waterfront Festival takes place in Yahara Place Park. Yahara Place Park is nestled on the northern shore…
People gather at the La Fête de Marquette Festival in Madison, Wisconsin

La Fête De Marquette – July 14 – 17, 2016

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Joinus on - July 14 - 17, 2016 for La Fête De Marquette Four days of fabulous world-class music, unparalleled local cuisine, cute boutiques, cold craft beer, wine…

Atwood Fest – July 30, 2016

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Join us on Saturday, July 30, 2016 for Atwood Fest Four days of fabulous world-class music, unparalleled local cuisine, cute boutiques, cold craft beer, wine for all tastes, an expanded…

Orton Park Festival – August 28, 2016

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Join us on Sunday, August 28, 2016 for Orton Park Festival Marquette Neighborhood Association's longest-running free music festival in Madison, WI. Featuring local, regional, and national music entertainment. August…

NARI Madison Chapter 2015 Contractor of the Year Award

| Awards, Featured | No Comments
Residential Addition Over $250,000 This small bungalow got a new second floor, plus an exterior makeover, while staying true to the original aesthetics of the home. Fulfilling the…

NARI 2015 Region 3 North Central Contractor of the Year Award

| Awards | No Comments
Residential Addition Over $250,000 Staying true to the traditional aesthetics of this classic colonial home in Nakoma, a new second story addition was designed and constructed on top…
Ensuite bathroom remodel with brass fixtures, marble tiled shower and bathtub, painted Woodharbor cabinets, marble herringbone floor tile in Maple Bluff, Wisconsin by TDS Custom Construction.

Everything You Need to Know About Renovating Your Master Bathroom

| Bathroom, Remodeling | No Comments
And Why TDS Custom Construction is the Best Local Contractor for Your Master Bathroom Remodel Planning a master bathroom remodel can feel daunting, but it doesn’t have to…

Mid-Century Modern Carport Redesign

| Remodeling | No Comments
We recently restored a mid-century modern attached garage addition on a Madison area home. The project gave us a chance to exercise our extensive historic preservation skills, engage…

Now Hiring | Project Lead Carpenter Position

| Careers, Community, Featured | No Comments
Now Hiring | Project Lead Carpenter Position TDS Custom Construction, Inc. has an immediate job opening for our Project Lead Carpenter Position. We are a well-established 35-year-old company…
Roxul installation complete on a passive house built by TDS Custom Construction in McFarland, Wisconsin

The Wall and Roof Systems

| Passive House | No Comments
A combination of super-insulation and excellent air-tightness.The walls of this house are 2x8 construction with dense-pack cellulose insulation (R-27), ZIP sheathing for the air barrier and 6” Roxul…
Passive House

The Foundation System

| Passive House | No Comments
Started from the bottom...The foundation for this passive house consists of a slab-on-grade with a thickened perimeter footing that is thermally isolated from the ground by eight inches…

Passive House on Mud Lake

| Passive House | No Comments
Follow along as TDS builds a passive house just outside Madison, WI in McFarlandHere at TDS, we have a history of providing remodels and additions to clients that…

40th Annual Willy Street Fair this Weekend!

| Community | No Comments
Join us for the 40th Annual Willy Street Fair this Saturday and Sunday!  TDS is proud to sponsor the 40th Annual Willy Street Fair this weekend Sept 16th…

Central Park Sessions- Last One Sept 7th!

| Community | No Comments
Join Us for the last Central Park Session of the Season Thursday, September 7th, 2017 Summer is waning here in our pretty little city and with that comes…

AtwoodFest this weekend!

| Community | No Comments
3 Stages. 25 Bands. 20 Local Food Vendors. 14 Local Beers. 50 other vendors. Don't miss it! For more information and a full music schedule, RSVP to their…
la fete de marquette

La Fête De Marquette – July 13 – 16, 2017

| Community | No Comments
Join us on - July 13 - 16, 2017 for La Fête De Marquette Photo by Saiyna Bashir TDS is proud to sponsor another year of the Fête…

Waterfront Festival – June 10-11, 2017

| Community | No Comments
Waterfront Festival 2017 - The biggest Fool's Flotilla yet! TDS was proud to sponsor another year at The Waterfront Festival this past weekend here in Madison.  The festival takes…
Exterior remodel of a historic home front porch in Madison Wisconsin, by TDS Custom Construction.

Award Winning Historic Bungalow Porch Restoration

| Awards | No Comments
Madison Trust for Historic Preservation awards TDS Custom Construction for Compatible New Construction on an Historic Bungalow Porch Restoration . What a transformation!  TDS Custom construction was proud to accept…
Nari Remodeled Homes Tour

NARI Remodeled Homes Tour – May 21, 2017

| Community | No Comments
Join us on Sunday, May 21, 2017 for the NARI Remodeled Homes Tour Join us this weekend to see a TDS kitchen in real life at the 2017 NARI Remodeled…
Home addition of a sunroom adds indoor-outdoor space to the rear of a traditional home in Madison.

NARI Remodeled Homes Tour – May 22, 2016

| Community | No Comments
Join us on Sunday, May 22, 2016 for the NARI Remodeled Homes Tour We will be featuring one of our recently remodeled homes at: 2008 Vilas Ave Madison, WI…

Waterfront Festival – June 11, 2016

| Community | No Comments
Join us on Saturday, June 11, 2016 for the Waterfront Festival The Waterfront Festival takes place in Yahara Place Park. Yahara Place Park is nestled on the northern shore…
People gather at the La Fête de Marquette Festival in Madison, Wisconsin

La Fête De Marquette – July 14 – 17, 2016

| Community | No Comments
Joinus on - July 14 - 17, 2016 for La Fête De Marquette Four days of fabulous world-class music, unparalleled local cuisine, cute boutiques, cold craft beer, wine…

Atwood Fest – July 30, 2016

| Community | No Comments
Join us on Saturday, July 30, 2016 for Atwood Fest Four days of fabulous world-class music, unparalleled local cuisine, cute boutiques, cold craft beer, wine for all tastes, an expanded…

Orton Park Festival – August 28, 2016

| Community | No Comments
Join us on Sunday, August 28, 2016 for Orton Park Festival Marquette Neighborhood Association's longest-running free music festival in Madison, WI. Featuring local, regional, and national music entertainment. August…

NARI Madison Chapter 2015 Contractor of the Year Award

| Awards, Featured | No Comments
Residential Addition Over $250,000 This small bungalow got a new second floor, plus an exterior makeover, while staying true to the original aesthetics of the home. Fulfilling the…

NARI 2015 Region 3 North Central Contractor of the Year Award

| Awards | No Comments
Residential Addition Over $250,000 Staying true to the traditional aesthetics of this classic colonial home in Nakoma, a new second story addition was designed and constructed on top…