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Home Construction / Remodeling

  • Agencies
    • National Association of the Remodeling Industry
      Advice for the homeowner who is contracting for remodeling work. Includes a directory of NARI professional remodelers.
    • WI Dept. of Safety & Professional Services
      Information and resources regarding the Uniform Dwelling Code, which is the statewide building code for one- and two-family dwellings. The UDC sets standards for fire safety; structural strength; energy conservation; erosion control; heating, plumbing and electrical systems; and general health and safety in new dwellings.
      • "Right to Cure" Brochure
        Highlights provisions of the "right to cure" law and contains the step-by-step claim and response interaction between consumers and contractors/suppliers. According to the law, consumers must be provided this brochure before any dwelling construction begins.
  • Complaints
  • Home Improvement (WI Dept. of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection)
    Includes: Tips on Hiring Contractors, Contractor Requirements, Contracts, Lien Waivers, etc.
  • Home Improvement: Wisconsin Consumer Protection Laws (WI Dept. of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection)
    Topics include: Contractor Financial Responsibility, Theft by Contractor, Theft by Fraud, Home Inspectors, Basement Waterproofing, Building Codes, etc.
  • Home Improvement & the Right to Cure (WI Dept. of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection)

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Home Ownership

For buying or selling your home, see: Real Estate

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    • Civil Process (Rock Sheriff's Department)
      Execution or service of legal documents; civil process timeline; civil process fees; writ of replevin and execution
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