Seasonal Work Testimonial

" Bob did a 15 point inspection on our home in late 2014.  He repaired a few things and got us ready for winter."  He is very thorough."

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This past fall my basement flooded with 6 feet deep of water.  Bob drained my basement.  He totally gutted the entire basement.  Then he and his crew did the entire mold remediation.  In 2016 I will have him rebuild the basement.  Elli from Western Springs

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EXTERIOR PAINTING SEASON WILL SOON BE HERE!  Get on my schedule asap as I tend to book up very quickly.

 

Happy New Year 2016 ! Regular maintenance and upkeep is essential to maintaining the value of your home, just like it is with your car. We specialize in helping you work proactively to keep your home in good working order, throughout the year. We can work from a checklist you provide, but we also offer complete seasonal home inspections to find potential trouble spots and take care of any problems before they become costly catastrophes.  Things to do in 2016 listed below.

WINTER

  • Check for Ice Dams in Gutters and Clean Downspouts
  • Ice and Snow Removal from Roofs
  • Snow Plowing Service
  • Clean Clothes Dryer Vent
  • Insulate Attic and Replace Weatherstripping
  • Install Holiday Lights & Decorations
  • Check and Close Down Outdoor Water Spiguts
  • Switch out Screens for Storm Windows
  • Insulate Pipes
  • Clear Attic Insulation from Vents

SPRING

  • Yard & Garden Spruce-Up
  • Sod, Mulch and Seed Yard
  • Replace Furnace Filter
  • Gutter Cleaning
  • Check Roof, Fascia, Soffit, Dormers and gutters for Winter Damage
  • Fix Roof Nail Pops from Winter
  • Switch out Storm Windows for Screens
  • Repair or Replace Window and Door Screens
  • Check Caulking All Around House
  • Change Batteries in CO2 and Fire Alarms
  • Check Attic Fan for Proper Functioning
  • Check Air Conditioning Unit
  • Exterior Home Maintenance: Painting, Staining & Powerwashing
  • Fireplace / Chimney Clean-Out

SUMMER

  • Lawn Maintenance 
  • Deck & Fence Maintenance: Painting, Staining & Powerwashing
  • Annual Roof Inspection
  • Check Decks for Rotted Wood
  • Cement or Blacktop Driveway and Walkway Repairs
  • Clean Out Clothes Dryer Vent
  • Check Around Foundation for Water Leaks
  • Inspect & Test Sump Pump
  • Check All Window and Door Locks for Proper Functioning
  • Inspect Tuckpointing for Mortar Issues
  • Tree Trimming
  • Swimming Pool and Deck Maintenance
  • Installation of Exterior Lights

FALL

  • Check Insulation, Caulking and Weather Stripping
  • Fix Window Leaks
  • Gutter Cleaning and Repair
  • Check Around Foundation for Water Leaks
  • Protect Home from Frozen Pipes
  • Check Roof, Vents and Stacks for Proper Functioning
  • Replace Furnace Filter
  • Fall Yard Clean-Up and Leaf Removal
  • Chimney and Fireplace Inspection

 

Senior citizens call on us to help them prepare for seasonal changes, with tasks such as:

  • Remove screens and install storm windows
  • Install seasonal decorations and lights
  • Store seasonal decorations in hard-to-reach crawl spaces

During Vacation Time, we can help to ensure your home is safe and well maintained. It's also a great time to have interior work done. Consider the following:

  • Ensure Water Turn Off Valve is Working
  • Check That Alarm System is Working Properly
  • Install Timer for Interior and Exterior Lights
  • Have Large Interior Project Done While You Are Away (i.e., Hardwood Floor Installation, Painting)
  • We Offier Daily Check-In Service
  • Swimming Pool Maintenance
  • Lawn Care