The beginning of warmer weather brings with it many chores – some cosmetic (like cutting the grass and pulling weeds), and some more practical (like cleaning the gutters and changing the screens on your windows). When it comes to spring cleaning, we encourage homeowners to focus on function over fashion, and ensure that their
There are a lot of misconceptions out there about leaky basements and foundation damage. Some people think it’s not really a big deal, and others believe that foundation repair means you need an entirely new foundation (it doesn’t). There are, however, some incredibly sobering facts about your basement and home’s health and how water damage
1. The foundation is NOT the problem. In most cases, the soil underneath the slab is the problem. I would tell customers, “You don’t have a foundation problem.” And as they would sigh in relief, I would continue, “You have a soil problem.” As confusion set in, I would explain how foundations don’t move unless
McCLean County Toys for Tots Dart Tournament The event was truly amazing, with such a great turn out of some of the most generous people around. If you weren't able to attend, there's still time to donate so that no kid will go without this Christmas. Feel free to check out McLean County Toys for Tots.
Is your home ready for winter? Here is an easy checklist to help you prepare for the chilly months ahead. Windows and Doors Check all the weatherstripping around windows and door frames for leaks to prevent heat loss. Replace weatherstripping, if necessary. Replace all screen doors with storm doors. Replace all window screens with storm windows. Examine wooden window