Menold Facebook
Menold YouTube
Menold Blog
Menold LinkedIn

24-Hour Emergency Service 877-636-6537

Menold Construction and Restoration Blog

Protecting Your Documents Before a Disaster

Protecting-Your-Documents-Before-a-Disaster-Blog-Banner
We've seen firsthand the physical and emotional devastation that follows a natural disaster. That's how we know it's critical to develop a disaster preparedness plan for your home or business so you can be as prepared as possible. Although we can never be completely ready when disaster strikes, having a plan can significantly help throughout the re...
Continue reading
  65 Hits
65 Hits

Trade Partner Cookout

Simply to say thanks for all they do.   Last week we hosted our Trade Partner Cookout in Mahomet, Illinois for the first time. In the past, we hosted these events in Peoria, about every two years. We had many subcontractors attend from all different backgrounds and specialties - framing, painting, flooring, mechanics, etc. Many ...
Continue reading
  44 Hits
44 Hits

Spring Flooding.

Last week, Central Illinois region received around 3 inches of rainfall, more in some areas...and this week we are due for more. Thankfully we had some nice, rain-free days over the weekend, but there is another round of rain coming. With the rainfall, the ground becomes over-saturated. And with over-saturated ground, comes flooded basements.&...
Continue reading
  103 Hits
103 Hits

Disaster Preparedness Guide for Small Business Owners

Disaster-Preparedness-guide-for-small-business-owners-blog-banner
Protecting yourself today means you're better prepared for tomorrow. It's critical for small business owners to implement a disaster preparedness plan to help in the case of a natural disaster such as a flood, tornado, or fire. Consider the following tips to ensure the safety of your employees, customers, and property: 1. Purchase the Right Insuran...
Continue reading
  110 Hits
110 Hits

The American Red Cross "Evening of Stars".

The American Red Cross Evening of Stars Event took place last Thursday, April 18th, at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Bloomington- Normal, and it was a wonderful evening for all of us! This was the 26th annual Evening of the Stars, and we at Menold's are passionate for the cause. This event is the American Red Cross's largest local f...
Continue reading
  140 Hits
140 Hits

Grilling Season Has Arrived.

Here at Menold's, we are hopeful spring is here to stay after this last weekend - or at least we are staying very optimistic! The Morton branch celebrated by kicking off grilling season with burgers and brats. For those of us that were working the phones at our desks, (we provide 24/7 phone service - you will never talk to a recording!), our Wareho...
Continue reading
  511 Hits
511 Hits

The Top 3 Areas for Residential Flooding

Residential-Flooding-blog-banner
Flooding is more than just an inconvenience; it can cause serious damage to your home and even your health if water damage is not properly controlled. While it can be difficult to predict, you can still take steps to educate yourself on where water damage is likely to start, leaving you better prepared to handle the aftermath. 1. Bathrooms The bath...
Continue reading
  525 Hits
525 Hits

Preparing Your Property for Spring Storms

preparing-your-property-for-spring-disasters-blog-banner-1
Ready or not, spring is upon us! Although we're all looking forward to green grass and warmer temperatures, spring also brings many natural disasters such as powerful winds, flooding, and tornadoes that can cause severe property damage. Don't be an unprepared property owner! There's not a lot you can do to battle Mother Nature, but there are a few ...
Continue reading
  1131 Hits
1131 Hits

Central Illinois Winter Weather Cramps Homeowners’ Style

Central-Illinois-Winter-Weather-Cramps-Homeowners-Style
Welcome to Central Illinois in January. Why did we decide to live here again? For the next week, here's what we can expect: Peoria-Morton Area Weather Bloomington-Normal Area Weather Champaign-Urbana-Mahomet Area Weather With temperatures like these, homeowners in these areas should take the necessary steps to prepare. Many different forms of prope...
Continue reading
  493 Hits
493 Hits

The Top 5 Remodeling Design Trends of 2019

The-Top-5-Remodeling-Design-Trends-of-2019-1
​ It's that time of year again when we strive to better ourselves and focus on making the best of a fresh start. Interested in adding a kitchen or bathroom remodel to your list of resolutions? Here's what designers are saying will be the top design trends of 2019! 1. Bold Backsplashes The backsplash has been a significant part of kitchen models for...
Continue reading
  429 Hits
429 Hits

Home Safety Tips for the Holidays

Home-safety-tips-for-the-holidays
Many things can go awry in your home, especially during the winter months. Here are a few things to consider before heading to grandma's house or hosting a holiday party this year: 1. Prevent Freezing Pipes The last thing you want to come home to is a flooded mess. Prevent water damage by making sure that all of your pipes are insulated and keeping...
Continue reading
  623 Hits
623 Hits

Thankful For Our Clients

Thankful-For-Our-Customers
We don't need Thanksgiving to remind us of how grateful we are to serve wonderful customers like you. That's how we feel every day! We want to take the time to thank you for entrusting us with your residential and commercial construction, restoration, and remodeling needs. It's truly our pleasure to give back to the communities we love by providing...
Continue reading
  593 Hits
593 Hits

Fall Fire Safety: 6 Ways to Prevent Chimney Fires

Fall-Fire-Safety
Before you cozy up next to the fireplace this fall, make sure your chimney is in top condition. Fireplaces are designed to expel the byproducts of combustion which include smoke, water vapor, soot, gases, etc. Condensation occurs as these materials flow up into the chimney, which creates a residue known as creosote. This substance is extremely comb...
Continue reading
  508 Hits
508 Hits

National Disaster Preparedness Month: 10 Things You Can Do Right Now

National-Disaster-Preparedness-Month
Disasters such as fires and floods can happen at any time. That's why disaster preparedness is critical to keep you and your loved ones safe in case of an emergency. Here are ten steps you can take right now to make sure you're as prepared as possible if you experience a flood, fire, or other natural disasters in your area. 1. Download the FEMA mob...
Continue reading
  860 Hits
860 Hits

Menold Construction & Restoration Teams Up With USPRO Services

Menold.USPRO.WorkTogether.FBBanner.06-19-18
​Have you heard the news? Menold and USPRO in Mahomet are joining forces to meet the remodeling, renovation, and restoration needs of communities across Illinois! Each has been providing the Central Illinois area with excellent remodeling and restoration services for decades and share a compassionate customer service-oriented business approach. Our...
Continue reading
  1576 Hits
1576 Hits

The Top 5 Dangers of Hoarding

The-Top-5-Dangers-of-Hoarding
​ Hoarding not only poses a threat to your health and mental well-being but your property as well. Here are five consequences to keep in mind if you or someone you know is suffering from a hoarding disorder. 1. Mold Growth Mold can develop if trash, spoiled food, or other expired household items aren't disposed of properly. The mold can eventually ...
Continue reading
  9249 Hits
9249 Hits

National Fireworks Safety Month: 10 Tips to Prevent Fires

National-Fireworks-Safety-Month-Banner
The Fourth of July is right around the corner, and that means barbecues, parades, and fireworks. According to the National Fire Protection Association , fireworks cause an average of over 18,000 fires and approximately $43 million in property damage each Independence Day. Follow these tips to stay safe this holiday: 1. Always abide by federal and s...
Continue reading
  4724 Hits
4724 Hits

Emergency Preparedness Week: The Top 5 Flood Preparation Tips

Emergency-Preparedness-week_
Flooding can strike anywhere at any time, making it the most common (and expensive) natural disaster in the United States. The ensuing water damage can be detrimental, ruining your carpets, furniture, walls, appliances, lighting, electronics and other valuable items, not to mention the mold that follows. Here are five tips to ensure that you're rea...
Continue reading
  6437 Hits
6437 Hits

Clean Air Month: 7 Tips to Prevent Mold

CLEAN-AIR-MONTH
We tend to think of air pollution as an outside problem, but in reality, the air inside houses, offices, and other spaces can be even more polluted by a variety of things such as asbestos, nitrogen dioxide, and mold. Ensuring that we are breathing clean air in our homes and workplaces is critical to our overall health. With higher amounts of moistu...
Continue reading
  2982 Hits
2982 Hits

5 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Home

5-Spring-Cleaning-TipsBanne_20181004-151414_1
Being cooped up all winter can put a damper on your motivation, especially when it comes to cleaning. Now that spring has sprung, it's time to refresh! Having a clean home does more than just make you happy. It can lower stress levels, reduce allergies and asthma, lessen the spread of germs, and keep pests away. So, what are you waiting for? Bust o...
Continue reading
  843 Hits
843 Hits
van 2015

Morton Office
880 West Jefferson Street
P.O. Box 958
Morton, IL 61550

 

Normal Office
112 Merle Lane
Suite 108
Normal, IL 61761

 

Mahomet Office
807 West Oak Street
Mahomet, IL 61853

Menold Construction & Restoration, Construction & Remodeling Services, Morton, IL

Copyright © 2019 
Menold Construction and Restoration
Site by Business Builders Marketing