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Ian Schwandt, Christi Weber and Ben Blodgett Discuss Around Table Ian Schwandt Talks Fully Transparent Budget Reports in Fine Homebuilding Magazine

Ian Schwandt Talks Fully Transparent Budget Reports in Fine Homebuilding Magazine

May 11 2022

Ian Schwandt Talks Fully Transparent Budget Reports in Fine Homebuilding Magazine If you’ve ever gone through the design/build process before, you know budgets can be……

TDS Lead Carpenter Alex Bartlett Featured in Journal of Light Construction

TDS Lead Carpenter Alex Bartlett Featured in Journal of Light Construction

Apr 18 2022

The Lindl Project One of our lead carpenters, Alex Bartlett, was recently featured in the Journal of Light Construction, highlighting one of our latest projects…

Dog in TDS house Help Us Build Our Online Presence

Help Us Build Our Online Presence

Mar 15 2022

Leave TDS a Google Review Can we ask you a quick favor? Help us by taking 30 seconds to leave us a review on Google.…

Job Opening — Architectural Designer/Design Project Manager

Job Opening — Architectural Designer/Design Project Manager

Mar 11 2022

Talented individuals with two or more years of professional experience sought for our Architectural Designer/Design Project Manager position. Submit a cover letter and resume by emailing info@tdscustomconstruction.com

Ian Schwandt TDS Project Developer Ian Schwandt Now Co-Host of Fine Homebuilding Podcast

TDS Project Developer Ian Schwandt Now Co-Host of Fine Homebuilding Podcast

Feb 22 2022

Ian joins the crew at the Fine Homebuilding Podcast The Fine Homebuilding Podcast focuses on the preservation of craftsmanship and the advancement of home performance…

Ben Blodgett, the owner of TDS Custom Construction, has his portrait taken in Madison, Wisconsin on June 10, 2021. TDS Custom Construction Owner Ben Blodgett Featured in Fine Homebuilding Magazine

TDS Custom Construction Owner Ben Blodgett Featured in Fine Homebuilding Magazine

Jan 31 2022

Passion for the craft Our very own Ben Blodgett was recently featured in Fine Homebuilding magazine’s issue #305. Check out his feature below, and listen…

High performance home newly constructed by TDS Custom Construction with a 5.4KW Photovoltaic solar system, passive solar orientation, double exterior walls and super thick levels of insulation. Sustainable Building & Remodeling

Sustainable Building & Remodeling

Jan 10 2022

Sustainability for your home can mean a lot of things. This blog post breaks it down below into three easily digestible parts: from sustainable remodeling to deep energy retrofits and passive home construction.

Remodeling Checklist

Remodeling Checklist

Oct 12 2021

Follow along for the continuation of this blog series—where we’ll first update you on the mechanical systems (heat and ventilation) that we used for the home, then share some interesting data points on the home’s energy performance.

Passive House build in Wisconsin with super-insulation, air-tightness, and solar panels to achieve net-zero energy, constructed by TDS Custom Construction. Mud Lake House Update: The Mechanical Systems

Mud Lake House Update: The Mechanical Systems

Sep 09 2021

Follow along for the continuation of this blog series—where we’ll first update you on the mechanical systems (heat and ventilation) that we used for the home, then share some interesting data points on the home’s energy performance.

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Jun 30 2021

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New Certified Lead Carpenters at TDS

New Certified Lead Carpenters at TDS

May 03 2021

Alexander Bartlett CLC, Martin Gutierrez CLC, and Kevin Hayes-Birchler CLC, of TDS Custom Construction are now  certified by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry…

Remodeling Our Industry’s Legacy

Remodeling Our Industry’s Legacy

Mar 25 2021

Here at TDS, we actively support organizations and projects working to build a better, more equitable and just world.

A New Blueprint at TDS

A New Blueprint at TDS

Jan 20 2021

As we all look to the end of 2020 and prepare for what 2021 has in store, we at TDS have some news of our own to share.

Near-west Madison, Wisconsin kitchen remodel with WoodHarbor cabinets, ceramic tile, and quartz countertops, designed and built by TDS Custom Construction. How to Make Your 2021 Kitchen Remodel Work for You

How to Make Your 2021 Kitchen Remodel Work for You

Oct 07 2020

When the pandemic hit, we all started comparing notes with each other about the new reality of “safer at home”, and about how we were getting through it.

From “Diamond in the Rough” to “Forever Home”

From “Diamond in the Rough” to “Forever Home”

Oct 06 2020

When we were asked to perform some interior improvements on this single story, 1,000 square foot workingman’s bungalow in Madison’s Marquette neighborhood, what we found was a diamond in the rough.