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Even installing pavers around a tree can impact it. Be sure to protect your trees when you build a patio or deck.
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Planning a deck or patio? Watch out for your trees.

As our yards start to green up, it’s hard not to think about a summertime full of sitting outside under a favorite tree, sipping a … Read more ›

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More Homeowners Look to Increase Property Value and Home Appearance through Regular Landscape Maintenance

(CHICAGO, IL. February 20th, 2012) – With the American economy rebuilding and more consumers seeking ways to spruce up the look of their homes to … Read more ›

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Greater Chicagoland Chapter of NARI Provides Top 10 Remodeling Resolutions

If you’re considering a major investment like a kitchen re-do, room addition or bathroom renovation, it’s crucial to research candidates scrupulously. The goal is to … Read more ›

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Treatments for bedbugs

1- Very expensive. Didn't anyone tell you not to buy used furniture, clothes, etc? You thought you get a good price…just wait for the pest … Read more ›

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Why ant treatments fail?

A few reasons. One, (1), is the target. Ants should not be your target as they are just unpaid workers who don't know any better…It's … Read more ›

Service Alley – Your Source for Home Service Providers

TribLocal is proud to introduce Service Alley, our new home services marketplace website. Service Alley is a place where you can find, evaluate, contact and … Read more ›

Signs of storm damage are visible – and treatable – without leaves on trees. Photo: Bartlett Tree Experts
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Look up! Your trees may be telling you something

Have you looked up into your trees lately? If you’re like most people, once the leaves are down, there doesn’t seem to be much reason. … Read more ›

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A. Perry Designs & Builds wins Crystal Key Awards

On Wednesday November 16th, the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago hosted their annual Key Awards dinner and reception. A. Perry Designs & Builds earned … Read more ›

Herman Miller Eames Lounge & Ottoman - 15% Off
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Ergonomic Seating & Mid-Century Classics for the Holidays!

Starting Wednesday November 23rd, choose from the widest selection of designer seating, mid-century classics, desks and decor on the North Shore! Herman Miller's SEMI-ANNUAL SALE … Read more ›

Nearly half of mortgages in Chicago area underwater

A little more than 46 percent of all single-family homes with a mortgage in the Chicago area were underwater in the year’s third quarter, far … Read more ›