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5 Reasons to Install a Skylight

5 Reasons to Install a Skylight

Are you looking for a great way to brighten up your home this summer? Have you considered installing a skylight before, but you weren’t sure if the benefits would outweigh the cost? Our team at Thunderbolt Construction Inc. thinks it’s time you take the plunge and boost your home’s appeal this year.

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Get Your Home Ready for Summer

This year in the Midwest, it seems that we have skipped over the mild temperatures of spring and gone straight into the heat of summer. It may seem like all you need to do to prepare for summer is to buy a new swimsuit, but your home actually needs some attention as well. After you complete […]

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What Type of Gutter System is Right for You?

Spring is here in Chicago, and it is the perfect time to think about improving your home. When considering what projects to tackle this spring, take a look at the condition of your gutters, and keep in mind that this is not an area to neglect. Our team at Thunderbolt Construction, Inc. is here to […]

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Top 5 Home Improvements to Add Home Value

If you’re in the process of remodeling, you want to put your money where it counts—especially if you plan to sell your home in the near future. At Thunderbolt Construction, Inc., our contractors are skilled in any type of home improvement. However, if you want to get maximum return on your investment, we recommend that […]

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Help Your Home Recover from Spring Storms

In northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin, you never know what kind of weather that spring will bring. However, the odds are that sooner or later a storm will pass through. If your home falls prey to the straight-line winds, hail, or other damaging elements, don’t stress out. Just call the general contractors at Thunderbolt Construction, […]

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How to Hire a General Contractor

Not every person with a hammer is a qualified general contractor. While your Uncle Sal may have made a great bookshelf last year, you don’t necessarily want him to be in charge of your replacement windows. Instead, you want to hire a general contractor that’s known for quality work, professionalism, and customer service. Use these […]

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5 Tips for Improving Energy Efficiency

Winter weather in Northern Illinois has us all running for the thermostat. You want to crank up the heat and cuddle under a blanket with a cup of hot chocolate. However, you know that each time you turn up the temperature, you’re adding some extra dollars to your utilities bill. To stay warm this winter […]

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Say Goodbye to the Old, Wood Windows

Wood windows used to be the standard when it came to residential construction. Many people still love them due to the unique charm they add to older homes. However, window technologies have advanced, and those old, wood windows may not be the most efficient for your Chicago home. Now may be the time for you to […]

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Choosing the Right Siding for your Home

Your Chicago home has seen one too many brutal winters, and your siding is worse for wear. It’s faded, missing in places, and even hail damaged. It’s time to start thinking about siding replacement and to check out your options with Thunderbolt Construction, Inc.

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Is Your Home Hot Weather Ready?

At Thunderbolt Construction, Inc., we plan on enjoying the mild spring temperatures as long as we can. The fresh breeze and sunshine make a great combo for our Illinois team. However, before we know it, the summer heat will be here, and we want to help you make sure your home is ready to handle […]

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