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Our residential division specializes in high-end homes that feature fine craftsmanship and attention to detail. With our expert guidance, you can relax as your vision of your dream home comes to life. 

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Lake Manor Residence

10 Month Duration

12,000 SF

This home features a carriage house and a large courtyard garden. The home was finished with all custom cabinetry, millwork, and doors. Additional features of the home include a screened porch, custom tile work, and natural gas lanterns lining the driveway. The adjacent carriage house was built to match the main house.

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Maritime Residence

12 Month Duration

12,000 SF

This lake estate includes a main house, detached garage, boat house, and stone bridge over a running creek. The main house boasts hickory hardwood floors throughout with extensive custom cabinetry and millwork in every room. The dining room and master bedroom include custom curved glass windows to complement the copper bell roof. Geothermal heating and cooling systems included a driveway melt system under brick paving. 

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Green Gables Residence

Tim Wegge

60,000 SF

This facility is situated on 13 acres and houses a vehicle showroom with cyber cafe, lounge, office and RV camping accessory store and full service repair garage. Guests enjoy the cyber cafe, stone creek lodge,  and a barbeque in the waterfront campground. The project included 27 foot ceilings and an expansive indoor showroom and additional offices. Its' design is outdoor lodge style and has multi-color stained concrete floors. The second floor includes management and accounting offices. The entire exterior structure was done in tilt up decorative pre-cast panels with stone accents and a 4,000 square foot drive up canopy.  


Chic Residence

11 months Duration

9,600 SF

This modern remodel project included refinishing existing hardwood floors throughout. The addition included an exterior deck that is 1,200 square feet and is structured with cable railing. 

A new kitchen with custom cabinets and granite tops, wine cellar, and lower level game room with bar and sauna were added to the existing structure. The 900 square foot master suite with balcony overlooks beautiful Lake Geneva.   

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Festival Residence

10 Months Duration

8,000 SF

This home features a large fireplace with floor-to-ceiling interior stone work. The vaulted ceiling in the house living area features the Owner’s wooded property. A large porch on the back side of the house with columns and stone veneer provides a large space for outdoor entertaining. The property includes a horse stable.

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Fortress Residence

8 1/2 months duration

12,970 SF

This five bedroom, seven bath home has five full masonry fireplaces with hardwood and stone flooring throughout. The home includes two hardwood staircases and exposed wood beams that accent the great room, kitchen, formal living room, dining room and screen porch areas. The exterior was finished with stucco and accented with stone and copper roof.


Grand Chalet Residence

11 Months Duration

9,000 SF

This five bedroom, five and a half bath home has stone and stucco veneer with a cedar shake roof and copper gutters. Reclaimed barn beams combined with cobble-stone and antique hickory floors finish the interior. The walk out lower level consists of stained concrete floors, stained wood bead board walls and trayed plaster ceilings.

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Lauderdale Lake Residence

12 Months Duration

3,000 SF

This home features three master suites, gourmet kitchen, a walk-out basement, exposed lower level, solid hardwood floors, two fireplaces, a three-car garage and 75’ of beautiful lake frontage. 

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Farmhouse Residence

DeBaker Design Group

6,500 SF

Exterior features include a courtyard with steel and wood pergola structure frames, a front entry framed by columns and stone, and a covered dining terrace with open seating and fire pit. Interior includes three bedrooms, six bathrooms, an open floor concept with entertaining space, kitchen with marble back splash and custom metal hood, butlers pantry, mud room, and dining room with large patio doors and vaulted ceilings with natural wood beans and custom light fixtures. 

Lost Nation Residence

Lost Nation Residence

DeBaker Design Group

3,456 SF

This four bedroom, 3.5 bath ranch is situated on 70’ of beautiful lake frontage. The main living area features vaulted ceilings, a fireplace and a wall of windows with lake views and access to a deck, kitchen & dinette area with sliding glass doors to screened porch. The master bedroom features vaulted ceilings and access to a private deck. The lower level walkout features a family room, back bar and sliding glass doors to patio. 

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Eagle River Residence

McCormack + Etten Architects

11,000 SF

This Northwoods residence sits on beautiful Eagle Lake. The main house includes 5 bedrooms, 5 ½ baths, beautiful walkout deck with full outdoor kitchen, enclosed porch featuring state of the art retractable windows and an impressive 3 story spiraling staircase. The whole house is equipped with full building automation.  The property includes a 2 bedroom guest house and 30’ x 60’ finished garage.


Lighthouse Residence

9 Month Duration

4,500 SF

This Scandinavian inspired new home features an open-concept kitchen, living and dining room with glass walls separating the space from the all-season room. Other features include a granite bar with a velvet finish, custom-designed full wall tile accents, a spa-like primary bathroom, and quartzite countertops with a honed matte finish to add to the luxe atmosphere. Scherrer assisted with the specific design elements including ADA compliant features like three-foot-wide doorways and a zero-depth entry into the garage to ensure a “forever” home for the Owners. 


Scherrer Construction builds luxury homes in Wisconsin and Illinois for clients with discerning tastes in design and quality. Every detail is meticulously crafted and every enhancement our client selects is seamlessly integrated to create a truly customized home that is unique and personalized. In 1928, we actually began as a home builder and then moved into the commercial industry. Scherrer clients are offered benefits that only come from years of providing custom construction solutions in diverse industries.


With a corporate history that began with building homes, coupled with diverse experience in constructing commercial projects, Scherrer Construction can bring the best of both worlds to our residential clients. Our team uses commercial-grade scheduling software and planning techniques to complete residential homes within your timeline. We have over 85 years of providing our clients with high end, dependable construction services … quickly, without ever sacrificing quality.


Scherrer Construction is dedicated to working closely with your design and architectural team to create a cooperative working atmosphere. We understand a home’s prestige comes not just from the lot you build on, but from the building products and materials used in your home. Scherrer Construction will assist your team with selecting materials and supplies by: providing accurate cost estimating, analyzing for sustainable attributes, completing value-added research and comparisons, and evaluating lead time and installation.


Contractors across the United States tout having quality craftsmen on staff, but how many can truly back it up? At Scherrer, we always Build Right – and we will never perform actions which might compromise our reputation! Scherrer Construction has accrued a seasoned team of quality craftsmen who have, on average, over 20 years of experience in their field trades. Our residential clients benefit from the versatility and training of our field personnel.


As your home construction progresses Project Managers and Onsite Superintendents will send weekly project updates and/or photos to highlight construction progress. Our dedication to creating a transparent construction process allows our clients to view their construction site in the comfort of their own home or office any time throughout the project. Homeowners can opt to have access to a private 24/7 video feed of the construction site to watch the process take place in real time. At the completion of their project, Owners are given a compressed video of their home’s construction.


We host LEED Accredited Professionals who can work with owners to reduce energy and maintenance costs, better indoor air quality, improve health, safety and comfort, and increase the value in your home. Our on-staff trained professionals will help you create an environmentally-friendly home that will benefit your pocketbook, family and the environment for years to come.

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Scherrer Construction is a General Contractor Specializing In Municipal, Industrial and Commercial Construction in Wisconsin

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