Latest News & Updates

Emecole Metro Adds Two New Dehumidifiers to Our Line of Home Health Solutions

The Aprilaire 1820 (left) and the Aprilaire 1850 (right) dehumidifiers. Contractors servicing wet basements and concrete issues can up their ticket by adding moisture control to their line of residential services. The proactive dehumidification of excess moisture protects the home’s air quality by minimizing the consequential growth of mold and mildew, in addition to musty [...]

Manufacturing a Key Role in Transition from Conceptual to Sustained Success

Our production staff working to ensure a large time-sensitive order is packaged and shipped by deadline in order to meet its overnight delivery timeline (photographed September 2019). From day one, manufacturing has been a vital component to the business of Emecole Metro. With October recognized as Manufacturing Month, we take the opportunity to reflect how [...]

High Tensile Strength Grids Provide New Options for Carbon Fiber Crack Repair

Over the last decade, carbon fiber has become more prevalent among contractors and engineers involved with various foundation repairs. Emecole Metro, with its manufacturing partner Fortress Stabilization Systems, has been at the forefront of bringing the best in carbon fiber technology to basement repair contractors. Through that time, our carbon fiber products have continually evolved [...]

Emecole Metro Update & Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Updated May 1, 2020 To our customers, vendors and end users, Emecole Metro, with our parent company Metropolitan Industries, is doing what we can to minimize the spread of COVID-19 while remaining available to support the needs of our customers. We have asked our employees to cancel unnecessary in-person meetings and have postponed all on-site [...]

Emecole Metro’s Spring 2020 Contractor Training Workshop Schedule

The schedule for Emecole Metro's Spring 2020 Contractor Training Workshops have been finalized. February 27- 28 (Thursday and Friday) March 5-6 (Thursday and Friday) Our two-day block sessions, held in Romeoville, IL, just 35 miles southwest of Chicago, are perfect for contractors looking to expand their concrete crack repair and basement waterproofing repair capabilities. Our [...]