End Of An Era

End Of An Era

My Dad Edward J Levitch passed away peacefully at his home in Berkeley California on Sunday, December 4th at 99 years of age of natural causes. He was my dad, an Architect and a builder. He said for years he was ready to go. He was playing chess with friends a few...
Why Did You Hire Levco

Why Did You Hire Levco

The results are in, we have been asking this for years and we have been collecting data that I thought we should share some of it with you. You had the most enthusiasm for the project Your ideas seem to dovetail with ours You have a process that makes sense You always...
What Is A Parcel Hold Risk?

What Is A Parcel Hold Risk?

I recently ran into a few sticky situations with Parcel Holds at the Boise City Building Department. This is the risk that we take when we take on projects in homes that have been remodeled before. In 18 years this is the first time I have run into this problem. This...
Your First Phone Call To Levco

Your First Phone Call To Levco

I am blessed to have a business that is a reflection of what I put out there. How the phone is answered is, for better or worse, the first impression. That first contact sets the stage for the future. NOTHING is worse than getting an answering machine or a...
Accessible Design Becomes Reality In Boise

Accessible Design Becomes Reality In Boise

  There is no end to crazy situations I have run into where bathrooms were an afterthought. A recent example is a cabinet that you have to stand on the toilet to get to. Dark showers without enough light or ventilation are everywhere. Over the years I have...
Tzedakah, The Act of Giving to Charity

Tzedakah, The Act of Giving to Charity

What Tzedakah Means to Levco Tzedakah צְדָקָה means charity in Hebrew, Pronounced ṣədāqā. The concept of charity and giving is embedded in my DNA. Plenty of examples of giving can be plucked from my childhood. So it is no surprise that this form of giving is being...
Planitar Webinar

Planitar Webinar

As a residential remodelers we are rarely on the cutting edge of adopting technology. This time we were recognized as an industry leader by using a real-estate photography system to expedite my design process. In an hour long webinar, we were able to explain how we...
Part 2 The Saga Continues

Part 2 The Saga Continues

The project is a go! The plans and DOW (Description of work is approved), The wheels are in motion! We will be getting this home ready quickly for Wayne to home. It is our honor as a company to be in a position to take on such an important project. The ramifications...