Best Book Club Picks For AugustWine and friends are two undeniable pleasures of a good book club, but a book that inspires passion and debate is the true heart of the occasion.
How To Maintain A Gas GrillIf you've invested in a gas grill, you’re probably looking forward to a few summers of succulent barbecues. If you want to prolong the life of your grill, and investment, the proper care is non-negotiable. Here are your must-do grill maintenance steps.
How To DIY SafelyFrom simple home repairs to high-scale improvements, DIY projects can provide an enjoyable experience and rewarding results.
Pros And Cons Of Countertop OptionsThe look of your kitchen depends largely upon the type of countertop you install. Aesthetics should not be your only consideration, however. Here’s the low down on some of today’s most popular choices.
Tips For Keeping The House CoolYou may not be able to control the weather, but you can moderate its impact upon your home.
Adding Sprinkler Systems: What You Need To KnowInstalling the right sprinkler system can save time and money, as well as conserve energy and water output. It can also increase the lushness and health of your lawn. Ready to get started?
Is Cohousing Right For Your Family?If you've tried to picture life for you and your family in a cohousing community, here's what you need to know.
2 Investigators: How To Spot Home Repair Scams Your home is damaged by a bad storm. After the storm contractors may show up at your door soliciting you to sign up with them to fix the damage. But watch out for some of the tricks of the trade homeowners have learned the hard way.
Snake Influx Has Naperville Residents' Skin CrawlingA snake invasion is making people's skin crawl in the western suburbs. Viewer after viewer contacted CBS 2 with photos of snakes along the river walk and invading yards in Naperville
What To Consider When Installing A Garage DoorIf you are thinking about installing a new garage door, keep these specifics in mind.
Median Rents For Chicago Apartments By Neighborhoods In another mark of the evolution of the South Loop and West Side, the neighborhoods currently have a higher median rent than Lincoln Park and are approaching the high-end rental prices of the Gold Coast and Streeterville.
Black Bear Spotted Again In Far West SuburbsThe far west suburban town of Genoa was abuzz Wednesday morning, with reports of a black bear sighting.
Old Navy Chicago T-Shirt Takes A Few Liberties With Neighborhoods Only in Chicago could a t-shirt depicting city neighborhoods spark a debate.
Best Father's Day Gifts To Liven Up Dad's ToolboxIt will be a happy Father's Day indeed with one of these toolbox-expanding gifts.
5 Easy Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Party Worthy SpaceLet your creativity soar with some fun ideas for your next backyard barbecue. Here are five easy crafts that will make the most of any backyard party.