Lucky residents of the North Shore need not be Irish this month to realize some extra green, as in savings from American Vintage Home's home service plan.
In the world of love and romance, it can be tough to find someone who is the total package—a partner who has it all. And while the total package can mean different things to different people, some of the most sought-after traits typically include intelligence, honesty, compassion, drive, a nice face and a good sense of humor.
This is one streak that Chicagoans would prefer not to repeat. The prolonged frigid temperatures have been wreaking havoc throughout the area—causing everything from dead car batteries to time off from school and work to severe cases of hypothermia and frostbite.
When most homeowners make New Year's resolutions, they're probably not thinking about the potential for clogged toilets, sinks or other drain problems. But it's important to start a new year with clear minds and clear drains, especially since American Vintage Home has a deal that can't be beat.
Knowing when it's time to replace outdated heating and cooling equipment is half the battle. But when companies charge for replacement estimates, they discourage customers from making the necessary switch.
Sometimes, it makes sense for homeowners to roll up their sleeves and complete a home improvement project on their own. But there are other times when the results can be downright frightening—and costly.
From drafty rooms to temperamental older heating systems, keeping an older home warm and toasty during the winter months can be a challenge.
When homeowners prepare their yearly budgets, they don't always include items such as air conditioning repair or plumbing work. Then, they just cross their fingers and hope nothing disastrous happens.