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Brett Clarke

Brett Clarke Brings Integrity, Professionalism, and 24 Years of Industry Experience to Sweeney Design Remodel

Sweeney Design Remodel is pleased to announce that Brett Clarke has joined Madison’s renowned residential design-build firm as their new Project Developer, effective July 25, 2022.

Brett’s long-standing reputation and service to the construction industry are attributed to his 24-year history with Brunsell Lumber and Millwork, a well-respected, fourth-generation, family-owned building supply company in Madison, WI. Brett’s incredible career started as a cashier when he was working his way through college. He soon became a paint specialist and then graduated to the sales desk where he learned a lot about the industry and began developing relationships with the trades. Brett spent the next 8 years in management, responsible for the inside sales staff and managing the installation and repair tool departments.

GC Magazine

Sweeney Design Remodel Named One of the Best General Contractors in Madison, Wisconsin by GC Magazine

As the capital of Wisconsin, Madison has significantly contributed to making the state competitive in the housing market, and a house renovation or addition can go a long way toward increasing the value of your home. If you live in the area and are looking for a general contractor, Madison has plenty of options, especially in home remodeling. Here are the 10 best general contractors in Madison, Wisconsin that can help give your old home a new facelift—and they saved the best for last.

NARI Nuts & Bolts Newsletter

NARI Award Winner & Member of the Month

Sweeney Design Remodel was the proud recipient of NARI CotY’s 2020 Award for a Residential Interior Project $100,000 to $250,000! On top of this wonderful achievement, Sweeney Design Build was also named NARI Wisconsin’s Member of the Month in their December 2020 newsletter Nuts and Bolts. Read the full “Member of the Month” response on how the pandemic has impacted their business. 

Eyes on Entries

By Annie Rosemurgy

MUDROOMS AND ENTRYWAYS might just be the new design-world “it” rooms. “The mudroom trend is here to stay,” says Linda Sweeney of Sweeney Design and Remodel.
Joanna Harig, design manager at California Closets, agrees: “Mudrooms and entryways are a reflection of how families are really living today. People want not only a space that is highly functional and organized, but also beautiful and in keeping with the overall aesthetics of the home.” Click here to see how you can make the most of your transitional spaces.

TVW Talk Wisconsin interviews Tim Sweeney on Business Spotlight

Light and Bright

A couple turns a little-used breezeway in a 1940’s Madison abode into a stunning, airy, three-season getaway.

By Shayna Mace | Photos by John Urban/Sweeney Construction Corporation

HOMEOWNERS TODAY want whole-home functionality—not rooms that get little use or attention. Which is exactly what Madison homeowners Jt and Claude Covelli were seeking in their history-tinged home in the Orchard Ridge neighborhood. The home had a narrow screened-in breezeway that connected the farmhouse-style house to the garage, but the couple found they had little use for it because of its rectangular layout—and they could never use it during cooler months. “There was no part you could be where people weren’t coming through. There was a flat roof with a porch above it and we never used that. It became evident that we could have something that would suit our needs if we were going to stay here, so we started looking. We wanted something more usable than a screened porch,” says Jt Covelli. Read more…

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