New Construction | Eau Claire Wisconsin Custom Home Builder

At R. Tews Construction & Design, Inc., we can design and build homes from the charming starter home to a stunning custom home. R. Tews Construction & Design is fully dedicated to our customers; we listen to your needs and wants, then put that information in motion. We always have our client’s best interests in mind as we plan out the perfect home to fit your lifestyle and budget, plus, our service never ends! We have many new home plans you can browse through at our showroom at 620 Bartlett Ave in Altoona.  Stop in any time Monday thru Friday, or by appointment to get started on your new construction project. We look forward to seeing you!

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Custom Home 2021

Successfully built during the challenging time of an international pandemic, this custom home is the ultimate retreat for the homeowners. Multiple viewpoints of the surrounding fields and forests stretches for miles, and the neutral tones of the interior reflect their appreciation of nature. Starting with a low maintenance exterior of LP Smartside, the home also has quality Weathershield windows and a Waudena entry door. Accents of cedar tone continue with the CHI garage doors and the square porch columns. The travel and art-loving couple prefer no-fuss finishes mixed with fun accents that reflect their eclectic style. Solid hickory flooring adds visual texture, while the commercial grade luxury vinyl compliments the wood with the look of warm, light concrete. The master bathroom has similar earth-toned large format tile on the floor and inside the walk-in shower. Throughout the home, simply designed select maple cabinetry has sleek tab pull handles, and the kitchen has accents of aluminum framed cabinet doors and floating shelves. The great room has a unique hickory feature wall with a custom steel LED diffuser, and a landscape style gas fireplace with a picture frame surround made of honed granite. Amenities include a walk-in pantry with a prep sink, convenient glass front wine chiller, quartz and granite countertops, ceiling height zellige style backsplash in the kitchen, a roomy office, and a dog wash station.

Custom Parade Home 2020

This 2020 Parade home is a craftsman style home. It is the perfect setting for relaxing and entertaining which is why the generously sized great room is graced by a twelve foot vaulted ceiling, a unique offset fireplace and remarkable outdoor views. Beautiful select hickory floors and plenty of natural light flows throughout the open, airy layout. A few highlights are the large bright kitchen with custom cabinets and granite tops, Kitchen Aid appliances, and a valuable walk-in pantry to top it off. The master suite has a large bedroom window to draw in light from the private backyard. The spacious bathroom has a big walk-in custom shower and a vanity with a granite top. The first floor office doubles as a guest suite, which offers access to a chic bathroom that includes a tiled shower. The exterior siding is L.P. Smartside and accents.

Custom 2019 Parade Home

R. Tews Construction & Design Inc. welcomes you to visit our unique custom Mid-Century Modern home. The use of space and earth tones set the stage for the home nestled in an amazing Chippewa River lot. The home was designed to be minimalist and be one with the land surrounding it. The kitchen has custom cabinetry and Cambria tops throughout, large island with sink, and Cambria tops. A large great room has a coffered ceiling with wood beams, gas fireplace with tile surround and custom cabinetry bookcases. The main level also boasts of office, 2 bedrooms including the master suite. The master suite has a coffered ceiling, custom walk-in shower, double sinks, and a large walk-in closet. Custom maple millwork and 3 panel doors are throughout the home, maple hardwood floors, and large windows with a view of the river. The basement has a full bathroom, 3 bedrooms, and 1 used for a music room with large lookout windows to let the light in. Custom wood beams and columns finish the family room. The exterior is LP Smartside with band boards and window lineal incasing. » CLICK HERE for a Virtual Tour of this Home!

Custom Home 1

After scoring a desirable lakeside lot, the owner craved a comfortable, open home that felt connected to its natural surroundings. Long-lasting materials used, such as LP Smart Side, are designed to weather brutal Wisconsin winters. Large, efficient Weathershield windows bring in sunlight and cheer. The kitchen filled with custom cherry wood cabinets has plenty of room for friends and family, and opens to a huge barrel vault that looks to Lake Wissota. Quality materials also used are granite and quartz countertops, solid maple flooring, Daltile and plumbing fixtures from Kohler, Blanco and Moen. In the basement, a large hidden beam provides structure for an entertainment area with Karastan carpet floors to keep the space cozy during chilly Midwest winters. » CLICK HERE for a Virtual Tour of this Home!

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Careful attention to detail creates an easy, cohesive flow throughout this Wisconsin family home. Picture over thirty acres surrounded by plenty of open spaces, framed with beautiful woods. Outside, LP Smartside ensures long-lasting and maintenance-free beauty. Inside, dark wood custom cabinets and bright solid birch floors maintain a cozy feel, while the carefully considered floor plan was customized to suit the family’s modern lifestyle. A quiet gray-toned paint color palette, comfortable furnishings and large windows across the back of the home let the family relax and take in the vast views. In the master bath, the feeling of calm and quiet continues, with Paramount and Daltile extending across the floor and into the vast walk-in shower. » CLICK HERE for a Virtual Tour of this Home!

Custom Home 3

The growing custom home community of Hallie Ridge Estates has a new gem in the neighborhood. This family-friendly home has large rooms and closets with a warm, classic color palette. R Tews Construction & Design Inc took pride when installing all the high quality interior products, such as quartz kitchen countertops, real oak hardwood flooring, Karastan carpeting, Daltile and handmade alder cabinetry. The exterior gets just as much attention, which is why durable LP Smartside with accents of Southern Ledgestone were used. » CLICK HERE for a Virtual Tour of this Home!

Custom Home 4

This is an artisan-style, “zero clearance” family home! Take your time and check out the true chef’s kitchen which boasts luxury appliances, 4” plank red birch hardwood flooring, wide expanses of granite, upscale light fixtures and plenty of natural light. The full master suite includes a tray ceiling, Karastan carpet, a master bath with heated floors and a custom walk-in shower, large walk-in closet, and a quiet sitting area to read a good book. There are two complete living levels, plus a finished and heated 4 stall garage. The deck surrounds the back of the house to entertain and relax. Homeowners can get away by gazing out the large span of windows with a breath-taking view of the wilderness. This is another R. Tews Construction Energy Star Home with Geo-thermal heating and cooling.

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Custom Home 5

This stunning one of a kind custom home was completed in June of 2012. A complete custom from start to finish. Special features include Cumaru hardwood floors and staircases throughout out the whole home, custom metal railings, and saw tooth stair detail. The 9' ceilings and vaulted lake view offer a stunning view of the lake and property. This home also has custom cabinets and closets from Larson's Custom Cabinets and granite from Stone Countertop Outlet. Other features are an amazing Geo-thermal heating system and sound system throughout. Truly a gem on the lake!

Custom Home 6

R. Tews Construction & Design, Inc. proudly welcomes you to this Craftsman style home nestled in the modern, private community of Hallie Ridge Estates. When you enter the home, you are greeted by authentic reclaimed timbers, hand-scraped hickory floors, custom rustic cherry cabinets, granite countertops, beautiful lighting, and soft Karastan carpet. The luxury styled master suite has the feeling of relaxation of getting away. With 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, there is no lack of space and for entertaining or growing family. This home is 3747 sf. with a finished basement. » CLICK HERE for a Virtual Tour of this Home!

Custom Home 7

Tucked on a wooded bluff in Hallie Ridge Estates, this custom family home is a gem . . . . with personality to spare. At first glance, the beam accents in the roof peaks and the multi-arch entry detail seem to welcome you to a country style home. Yet inside, the smooth, dark granite tops and real maple floors have a clean and modern edge. Even the decorative lighting and stair rail reflect the homeowner’s playfulness. Natural sunlight from the front dormer floods the main living area, while durable and soft Karastan carpeting softens the bedrooms.

Custom Home 8

Being the hub of family gatherings, this roomy rural home was custom built with space in mind. The open concept main level has a vaulted sightline from the corner fireplace, through the dining space, and into the chef-style kitchen. Just outside the dining area is an enclosed porch/lounge with wrap-a round windows and real cedar wood finish. For those much needed relaxation moments, the master retreat has a deep jacuzzi tub and a private walk-in shower. The rest of the family takes advantage of the lower level recreational room, multiple bedrooms and sprawling property. Features include custom made cherry and oak cabinets, Cambria quartz tops, Karastan carpet and Daltile, and solid red oak hardwood floors.

Custom Home 9

This roomy lake home has classic style and multiple lounging areas for a perfect weekend get-a-way with the entire family. Classic styling paired with timeless finishes ensures years of carefree leisure and comfort. From Karastan carpet, to Mannington Tile, to hand-scraped hardwood, the carefully selected flooring materials withstand paws and sneakers alike. Even the Cambria quartz kitchen countertops invite guests and chefs to get creative and spread out. The exterior is completed with LP Smartside and accessories for enduring beauty.

Custom Home 10

This custom Lake Wissota home was designed to replace an existing cottage. The exterior is complete with cement board siding accented with gable shakes and cultured stonework. The interior design features a great room with a custom fireplace to a stunning view of the lake. The home is complete with custom cabinets and prefinished maple flooring.

Custom Home 11

This home was built on beautiful Lake Wissota. Special Features include custom interior column work, in-laid slate tile in stair treads, and custom built-in custom cabinets surrounding the fireplace. The floor throughout the living and dining area is black walnut. The kitchen features alder wood kitchen cabinets by Larson's Cabinets and Tumbled marble/glass/slate back splash.

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