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How to Fix Water Damage Under the Kitchen Sink

Having water damage under your kitchen sink is a common problem for homeowners, but fixing the damage is easier than you think. Slight damage can be fixed at home quickly on a weekend afternoon. With the right tools — that you can commonly find in your house — you can fix water damaged kitchen cabinets […]

How to Prevent Water Damage to the Exterior of Your Home

Damage caused by water is one of the most costly expenses a homeowner can encounter. If you want to save yourself — and your house — from incurring a hefty expense due to a water disaster, double down on safety precautions to ensure your home stays safe and dry. Securing Your Home from Water Outside […]

A Guide to Chicago in the Winter

Whip out your pom-pom hats and bundle yourself in layers of thermals, scarves, and jackets — winter is here! Whether you’re a self-proclaimed winter fanatic or have a little bit of difficulty stepping foot outside in any temperature below 70°F, there’s no shortage of adventures and activities in Chicago during the season that both winter […]

How To Keep Pipes From Freezing in a Vacant House

During the chillier winter weather, many homeowners and landlords dread the effects that come with colder climates. A frozen water line not only means an inability to access water, but also a colossal mess that can initiate the formation of mold and mildew, flooding and architectural damage. While the fear of frozen pipes is troublesome […]

How To Clean out Your Air Ducts: Just in Time to Turn on the Heat

Are you planning on escaping Chicago’s cold winter weather by cranking up your heat? When is the last time your air ducts were cleaned out? During autumn’s refreshing days, you may have been content without any additional heating or cooling. However, with cooler winter days steadily approaching, you’ll want to prepare your home for fresh, clean, dust-free […]

Fire Safety Tips for Halloween

Halloween is a time for many fun experiences and delights, but it’s not for going to the emergency room or dealing with a fire. That’s why people across Chicago and the rest of the country need to focus on fire prevention to make the season happier, healthier and safer. Below are some of our favorite […]

What to do In Ukrainian Village Chicago

Have you heard of Chicagoland’s Ukrainian Village? It’s a neighborhood that feels more like a European community. From a historical perspective, it’s a location where Ukrainian immigrants settled after coming to the United States to pursue the American Dream. Today, it’s an area that houses plenty of opportunities, events, shopping opportunities and dining pleasures. If […]

Remove Smoke Damage From Mirrors and Glass

Carpets and furniture aren’t the only household items to succumb to smoke damage. Mirrors and other glass objects can become smeared with greasy soot, too. At first glance, you might think that regular cleaning methods will get them clean, but they simply don’t. The issue is that smoke is made up of too much oil. […]

Things to do In Chicago in the Fall

Sun-drenched days and crisp nights make Chicago a paradise in the autumn months. If you’ve been looking for things to do in Chicago in the fall, you’re in for a treat. So many opportunities are happening that you might just find your calendar fills up fast! Below, we’ve amassed some of the events and happenings […]

Steps to Fix a Water Damaged Attic

It’s safe to assume that you probably don’t head up to your attic on an everyday basis. Most homeowners don’t. In fact, the attic is a space that might be ignored for weeks or even months. This is one of the reasons that a water leak in the attic can go on for quite some […]