WeatherWize specializes in high-efficiency building. We utilize passive solar techniques, solar integration, building into your landscape, and using local building materials. Let us help you design and build your custom and comfortable home. Site Preparation Properly preparing your building for construction is often overlooked. WeatherWize can effectively manage and facilitate the process for you.
Road and Trail Building WeatherWize Specializes in building and maintaining remote roads and trails in Michigan's Upper Penisula. Let us help you build and maintain your access roads, ATV trails, snowmobile trails, hiking trails, biking single track, and ski trails.
Local Materials When you choose to use local materials for exterior and interior finishing, it helps both you and your neighbors. We work directly with local producers who provide building materials. WeatherWize can also facilitate the harvesting and utilization of building materials from your land.
Mobile Sawmilling Our Woodmizer mobile sawmill allows us to produce logs, timbers, and lumber for your project from your land or our log yard. Solar Integration WeatherWize will help you determine the most appropriate building site on your land for the best solar window. We can help you design and integrate solar energy and passive solar gain benefits. Homes that are built using passive solar techniques are easier to heat, use more natural daylight and have lower energy costs. Additionally, these designs often require lower maintenance and add higher resale value.
Log Home Construction We can build a turn key log home package for you or construct a log package of your choosing. We work with customers to manage the log home construction cost throughout the project. Our experience with many log home construction types has shaped us as a company. As log home builders we can assemble your log home kit, log home package or build you a handcrafted log home
Energy Efficiency WeatherWize practices high standards of insulation techniques to help save you money for years to come in heating and cooling costs, while making your home more comfortable in both hot and cold seasons.
Insulated Concrete Forms Insulated Concrete Forms cost more initially, however insulated concrete forms advantages quickly outweigh the disadvantages. Insulated concrete forms benefits include quick construction, high r-value, strength and durability.