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After the Storm: The Critical Importance of Prompt Exterior Repair

Storm Roof Damage

Two weeks ago, the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago, our community, endured an unforgiving bout of weather, including small tornadoes and a severe windstorm. The aftermath has left many of our homes and buildings with visible scars – missing siding, shingles, gables, soffit/fascia, and gutters. In times like these, the significance of swift and effective exterior repair cannot be overstated.

At Holda Construction, a family-owned business deeply rooted in Northwest Suburban community, we understand the urgency and provide specialized services to address these damages. Our commitment to helping our neighbors recover from storm damage is backed by our ample five-star Google ratings, a testament to our quality and reliability.

We’ve been busy-busy throughout the Northwest Suburbs the past couple weeks repairing missing roof shingles, detached siding, leaks, and damaged soffit, fascia and gables. See our gallery below of these Palatine and Hoffman Estates projects:

Why Prompt Repair Is Essential

Preventing Further Damage

The initial damage from a storm might seem superficial, but without timely intervention, it can lead to more severe problems. Missing shingles and siding expose your home to the elements, allowing water to infiltrate and potentially cause structural damage, mold growth, and insulation issues. Addressing these repairs promptly can prevent minor damage from escalating into a costly and complex restoration project.

Protecting Your Home's Integrity

A home’s exterior – siding, shingles, gutters, soffit, and fascia – serves as its first line of defense against weather and environmental damage. When a storm compromises this shield, the home’s overall integrity is at risk. Timely repairs ensure that your home remains safe, secure, and able to withstand future weather challenges.

Avoiding Financial Burden

Ignoring storm damage can lead to more significant issues that are far more expensive to repair. By addressing repairs immediately, you can avoid the financial burden of extensive restorations down the line. Insurance policies often cover storm damage, but claims need to be made promptly and may require evidence of the damage shortly after the event.

How Holda Construction Can Help

At Holda Construction, we specialize in repairing the aftermath of storms, including replacing missing siding, shingles, gables, soffit/fascia, and gutters. Our team of experienced professionals is equipped to assess the damage quickly and provide effective solutions to restore your home’s exterior. With our five-star Google ratings and multiple video testimonials which can be viewed on our YouTube channel, you can trust in our quality of work and commitment to customer satisfaction.

Our Services Include:

Siding Repair and Replacement

We can match and replace sections of siding to restore the aesthetic and protective qualities of your home’s exterior.

Shingle Repair and Replacement:

Our roofing experts can quickly repair or replace damaged shingles to prevent water damage and maintain your roof’s integrity.

Gable, Soffit, and Fascia Repair

We address structural and aesthetic damage to these critical components, ensuring your home remains beautiful and structurally sound.

Gutter Repair and Installation

Properly functioning gutters are essential for directing water away from your home. We can repair or replace damaged gutters to protect your foundation and landscaping.

Relevant Current Project

This week we begin work on a home in Hoffman Estates that suffered significant damage. Tune in as we share progress on this big project which includes a roof replacement, new siding, new gutters, new soffit and fascia and, as required by insurance, replacement of insulation which became wet in a leaking attic. Here we share our Day One progress after our blown-insulation removal, and you can watch the process by visiting us on Facebook:

In Conclusion

The aftermath of a storm can be overwhelming, but prompt and professional repairs can mitigate the damage and protect your home from further harm. Holda Construction is here to support our community in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago (see our full service area) through these challenging times. If your home has been affected by the recent storms, do not hesitate to reach out to us at 847.847.2883. Let our family help yours recover, restore, and rebuild with the care, quality, and expertise you deserve.