One thing that surprises many people is that in order to cause natural gas to efficiently combust, you need approximately 10 times the volume of air to the volume of natural gas.
In Chicago the winters can be cold and snowy, so preparing your home for winter is important! Just like you need to winterize your home to keep it protected for winter, you need to de-winterize your home for warmer weather! Here is everything you need to know to get your Chicago home ready for spring!
This article is for the laymen and women, so I am not going to go full geek mode on the science behind this tool as it is complicated, but if you understand how pixels work on a normal camera you should be able to understand the basics of a infrared camera.
All joking aside, your toilet is an important piece of equipment in any home. If you have ever had a broken one, I am sure you can relate to the major inconvenience of not having the toilet for use.
The Spring Market is around the corner! Preparing your home to make top dollar has to start NOW!
We get this question a lot and the answer might surprise you. Does a home inspection take into account local code? No, a home inspection is not a code inspection, but that is not a bad thing.
Similar to every other state in America, Illinois has radon levels. It is very common for homes to either have radon levels detected during a home inspection, or to already have a mitigation system in place. That being said, just how high are radon levels in Illinois, and is this something that you should be worried about?
One of the most common defects found during a home inspection is a missing high loop on dishwasher drain line. Luckily, this issue is easy to fix most of the time (we will get into that later). But first, what is a high loop and why should your dishwasher have one?
Whether you are just beginning your DIY journey or are an experienced craftsman, I believe the steps laid out in this post can help you complete you work more efficiently.
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