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An Okauchee Lake lakefront home was in dire need of exterior work as the chimney area was leaking and the home’s overall aesthetics needed updating. Since the back side of the home where the chimney was located was visible from most parts of the lake, it was a priority that not only the leak was fixed, but that it also be the first area to be upgraded, as to improve the look of the home.
Milwaukee homeowner, Stephanie, discovered that after closing on her new home purchase, a pair of windows leaked water, causing damage to the floor below. Along with leaking windows, her home had damaged siding, parts that appeared to not be secured to the house and rotted wood around the windows.
An older, flat-roofed Waukesha home was in need of some TLC. David and Judy inherited a family house that had cracks and holes in the roof, as well as old drafty (original to the home) windows that were the cause of outrageous energy bills.
Mary and Shep’s home is beautifully crafted and unique with arches, textures and multiple levels. Many years ago, the city moved their street, making the back of their home the front. As a result, Mary and Shep wanted the new front of their house to have the same character as their original front, so they set off to execute their “20-year plan.”
Ron was interviewing contractors to have areas of damaged siding repaired on his two-story home. His priority was to repair the damaged areas to ensure that the condition to his siding and dormer would not worsen and that the work completed would be unnoticeable.
The Problem. Mike and Christine’s 30-year-old New Berlin home was suffering significant woodpecker damage-- enough that the birds were able to get behind the siding and nest. Clearly needing repairs, they saw the opportunity to transform their home’s exterior to the...
The Problem. Cleo and Bill were having the exterior of their Oconomowoc home painted when the painter brought to their attention damaged wood spots near the chimney. A repair was needed to continue painting the exterior; the painter removed the damaged boards only to...
Don’t buy a roof from roofing salespeople. Do what this Wauwatosa homeowner did instead to address their roofing issues.The homeowners of the Wauwatosa home (pictured above) saved thousands of dollars by getting unbiased advice regarding their roofing project.Roofing...
The SMART Way to Properly Evaluate Home Improvement Contractors & Their EstimatesContractors continue to be one of the most complained about industries in the United States. Unfortunately, it is all too common for customers to be trapped into a bad situation,...