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Paint Tips You Shouldn’t Ignore

When you are looking to change a room in your home, painting is often the fastest and most impactful options. DIY painting is often more challenging, time-consuming, and expensive than most people usually think. There are several steps and tips that professionals follow that should not be ignored. As your team of painters in Chicago, […]

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Benefits of Brick Houses

Brick houses have been a standard of quality in the building industry for many years. Today, homeowners can now choose from a wide range of materials when deciding to build a home. As your brick repair Oak Park company, we are here to help you decide if brick is the right choice for your home’s […]

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5 Quick Ways To Spruce Up Your Patio

Although the weather does not quite feel like spring, it’s not too early to get working on your patio. Spending quality time outdoors is often a cure for whatever ails you (this summer it may be the never-ending gloomy weather). These ideas are guaranteed to help perk up your patio before the summer weather arrives. […]

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Paint Finishes 101

Hiring painters in Chicago? It’s good to have a little background knowledge of the different types of paint finishes before working with a professional. There is no need to be an absolute expert in paint types before hiring professional painters in Chicago – that is what you are hiring us for after all. However, the […]

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Spring Cleaning Your Masonry in Chicago

Spring Cleaning Your Masonry in Chicago

All over the world, there are stone and brick buildings hundreds of years old. But while masonry is one of the most time-tested forms of construction, your masonry does need maintenance to keep it looking new. And if your Chicago home is of masonry construction, it’s time for a spring cleaning. Keeping bricks clean is […]

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Fortune Restoration's Work At Gurnee’s St. Paul The Apostle Church

Restoration Work At Gurnee’s St. Paul The Apostle Church

Did you know that Fortune Restoration is among the contractors with the Archdiocese of Chicago’s seal of approval for church jobs? In 1998, St. Paul the Apostle became Gurnee’s first Catholic Church. The 42,000-square-foot building was built for $5.5 million. This summer, Fortune Restoration worked under a tight deadline to restore the inside of St. […]

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Restoring Hyde Park

Restoring Hyde Park

Hyde Park is a neighborhood and community on the southside of Chicago that is over 160 years old. It should not come as a surprise that some of the buildings are well over a century old and are in need of some major restorations and renovations. Fortune Restoration has been in the process of restoring […]

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Masonry For Winter

Prepare Your Masonry For Winter

It is almost time to say goodbye to this beautiful fall weather in Chicago and say hello to winter. As a homeowner, winter home preparation should be on your mind. Having your chimney system cleaned and inspected should be on the top of your to-do list. Along with cleaning your chimney system, there are other […]

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