Tag Archives: Winter

72 Things You Can Do to Enjoy a Wisconsin Winter

Whether you like to spend your time outdoors or cozy up inside by the fire, you will find something here to brighten up this season. Make the most of the icy temperatures and snowflakes with our list of 72 things …
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Winter Water Problems

Wisconsin is notorious for multiple freeze/thaw cycles and no one wants a wet basement corner due to a frozen downspout. Shorewest, REALTORS has provided the following checklist to help avoid winter water problems: Make sure gutters are in good working condition …
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Time to Go House Hunting!

Winter can be a great time to buy a home! Some of the perks include a less competitive market, sellers who are serious and more! Winter is often over looked as a great time to buy a home, but real …
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Getting Your Plumbing Ready for Winter

Cooler weather is coming, and those winter months can be hard on your home’s plumbing. This informational video provides key points on preventative steps you can take to avoid problems before they arise. Taking a little time now to properly …
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Resource Video: Homeowners Edition

Preparing Your Lawn for Winter Autumn is the ideal time to get your lawn ready for winter and to prepare your lawn for next spring. This informational video provides key points on fall lawn care to keep your lawn looking …
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Fall Gardening Tips

After your last harvest of the season, it is time to get back in your garden and get everything cleaned up before the snow comes. This is an important phase in your garden — what you do now can make …
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Community Feature: Snow Tubing Hills

In Wisconsin we are very lucky to experience four different seasons worth of fun activities! In winter an obvious choice is snow tubing! It’s winter fun that’s fast, easy and doesn’t require any expensive equipment. Now we’re not talking about …
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Weekend Project: Preparing Your Home For Winter

As much as we don’t want to mention it, winter is around the corner. If you remember, last winter brought extra low temperatures and increased heating bills. It is never good when you receive an unexpected $600 heating bill in …
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Waukesha County Winter Activities

If you’re looking to enjoy some winter activities in Waukesha County, check out this comprehensive guide from Shorewest, REALTORS®. Look for a guide to Milwaukee County Winter Activities soon!   Cross Country Skiing Lapham Peak State Park, Delafield. Kettle Moraine …
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Shorewest Reports: Metro-Milwaukee Snow Parking Regulations

With the huge dump of snow southeastern Wisconsin experienced yesterday, it’s officially winter and time to bust out the snow blowers and shovels. Here’s what you need to know about parking and shoveling in the Metro-Milwaukee area. MILWAUKEE 4-inch Rule. …
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