Air Sealing What is Air Sealing? Reducing the amount of air exchange in your building can save you money and make the building more comfortable. Log homes are often very leaky due to settling and construction practices. Our team specializes in air sealing tongue and groove ceilings and air ceiling attics. We specialize in reducing airflow in log buildings. We also service all residential and commercial buildings.
Caulking Buildings in harsh environments, such as lake side homes and log homes, can benefit greatly from caulking. We use textured, colored caulking for log homes where chinking is not preferred. By utilizing the best caulking tools, caulking tips and caulking backer rod we achieve beautiful results. When properly applied caulking between the logs, air infiltration is drastically reduced.
Chinking Chinking has changed a lot in the last 30 years. Products have improved air and water sealing capabilities. We specialize in removing old chinking and installing modern products, fixing the chinking you have in place, or installing chinking in new construction. We can help you make a informed decision about chinking material and chinking color when chinking log homes. Our chinking machine can make quick work of your job and keep chinking cost down.
Insulation WeatherWize provides insulation services for new construction and remodeling projects. We provide high performance options to stay within your budget. Our skilled technicians can apply insulation foam, Insulation board, insulation batts or insulate attics with insulation blower. There is more to consider than R Value in log homes. Let us guide you as your insulation contractor.
Flashing and Splash Proofing Most log decay problems can be prevented with proper flashing and splash proofing. Let us help you stop any decay issues before they begin by properly installing flashing and splash proofing. We also provide, roof flashing, chimney flashing, log flashing and window flashing.
Damp Proofing During new construction, we take great care with installing vapor barriers to prevent problems that can result from dampness. We also offer membrane installation, surface coatings, sump pump installation, and foundation excavation for existing homes. If damp proofing basement walls, damp proofing foundations is in your future call us about damp proof paint and damp proof products that we offer.
Vapor Barrier Proper installation of vapor barriers can increase the efficiency of your home by decreasing airflow and moisture diffusion. Vapor barrier installation can be tricky especially vapor barrier in crawl spaces. Proper vapor barrier underlayment, vapor barrier tape and vapor barrier adhesives need to be applied.
Roofing WeatherWize specializes in neglected roofs. As you research roofing companies or search for roofing companies near me, you will quickly see that all roofing companies are not created equally. Some specialize in roofing and siding some specialize in roofing and gutters where we specialize in roofing and more. Many log home problems can be traced back to the roof and how the water leaves the structure. If your roof deck is in rough shape, give us a call.
Thermal Imaging Thermal Imaging is a great tool for diagnosing problems in the building envelope.
Windows and Doors If it's time for new windows or doors in your log home, give us a call. If you are searching for a window and door company near me you have come to the right place. Log home repair michigan and the midwest often requires more than just logs. We can match your log home chinking repair or existing log home trim, or work with you on new log home trim ideas.