Water Damage

Preparing The Home For April Showers

By | 2019-04-15T16:12:54-04:00 April 1st, 2019|Home Exterior, Water Damage|

We all know the saying ‘April showers bring May flowers.’ Many homeowners are excited about the spring awakening, but we won’t get to see our May Flowers if the home is not prepared for these April showers! There are certain steps homeowners can take at the beginning of April to ensure the home can withstand

WORKS Fixes Water Damage By Installing Flashing the Right Way

By | 2017-12-26T19:05:43-04:00 September 25th, 2016|Blog, Construction, Water Damage|

Even a rather new home can suffer wood rot and structural damage if the flashing is not properly installed in the first place. Flashing is a thin layer of waterproof material that is placed, for example between a deck and the wall of a house to prevent...

WORKS Replaces Gutters in Wenham, Massachusetts

By | 2017-12-27T14:58:03-04:00 April 17th, 2016|Water Damage|

Achilles was an ancient Greek hero who could stand up to anyone, anywhere and never get hurt—his only vulnerable spot was his heel. This is a quality I envy every time I play with my kids! Achilles was finally killed by a poisoned arrow through his heel. That...

Ice Dam Damage (And More) in Wakefield and Lincoln, MA

By | 2017-12-27T16:05:56-04:00 February 28th, 2016|Insulation, Structural Restoration and Rot Repair, Water Damage|

Ice dams formed on the roof of a 100-year-old Philadelphia-style two-family home in Wakefield, Massachusetts and a 40-year-old single-family home in Lincoln, Massachusetts. Both owners take great care of their properties but Mother Nature always has her...

Painting After Water Damage in Hamilton Home

By | 2017-12-27T16:23:49-04:00 February 14th, 2016|Structural Restoration and Rot Repair, Water Damage|

Water damaged the ceilings, drywall and insulation in several rooms in a lovely two-story, 1950s home in South Hamilton, Massachusetts. Some of the damage was very visible and included cracks, peeling, bulging and visible wetness. We investigated...

Fixing Water Damage to Walls, Ceiling and Floors

By | 2017-12-04T12:30:32-04:00 March 15th, 2015|Structural Restoration and Rot Repair, Water Damage|

Spring. Soon, the air will be filled with the smell of lily of the valley and lilac. The North Shore does spring in great style. It is getting warmer by the day. Even the ice that can be stubbornly persistent on the North Shore is beginning to melt...