The uninsulated western wall of this beautiful old home occupied by Birthright of Columbia had suffered decades of direct sun exposure and was in dire need of insulation and new siding. Contractor Chad Hewett ( came to the rescue with professional installation of insulation, new siding, priming and painting, all at a fair and reasonable price. His team completed the project on schedule and with no mess. Here is what the final product looks like, with a couple of work-in-process shots and a shot of Mr. Hewett below.