What to do After a Flood

Anyone who's been through a flood knows that recovering after this kind of disaster isn't easy. You're forced to accept that...

Preparing to Move

I feel like this comic accurately portrays every person's understanding of the moving process. People talk about the difficulties they...

Tips for Landlords

There is a common misconception that being a landlord is a great, easy way to make some money, but that is often not the case. Renting...

Christmas Tree Safety

Before decorating a tree in your house, make sure it’s at least three feet away from any heat sources! Follow this link for more safety...

Buying a Vacant Home

Why buy a vacant home? One of the biggest perks is being able to make the home whatever you want it to be. You can make it your new home,...

Townhouses Vs. Condominiums

Townhouses and condominiums are both considered a type of shared housing. Townhouses are a type or style of construction, where in...

Fall Safety for Your Pets

When I think of fall, the first images that pop into my head are colorful foliage, apple cider, Halloween, cold weather and shorter days....

Halloween Safety Tips

Fall celebrations like Halloween and Harvest Day are fun times for children, who can dress up in costumes, enjoy parties, and eat yummy...

Purchasing a Condo vs. House

When the time has come we ask: Should I keep renting, or should I buy? Mostly of the people have been renting various apartments for most...

Fire Prevention Week

Fire Prevention Week is observed each year during the week of October 9th in commemoration of the Great Chicago Fire, which began on...

Apartment Hunting Tips

We all know the struggle of trying to find an apartment that fits our needs, feels right, and is affordable! Searching for hours and...

First Day of Fall

Happy First day of Fall! It may still be warm, but September 23rd is the First Day of Fall. And with a new season comes a new list of...

Preventing Slips and Falls in Your Home

While installing support rails, fixing broken steps and securing lifted corners of the carpet are all excellent ways to prevent falls,...

Protect Your Apartment from Break-Ins

No one ever wants to get robbed, but it can happen. According to the FBI's most recent property crime report, nearly 8 million homes...

Protect your Home from Break-ins

As one of the most common crimes, burglary is nothing to be taken lightly. Did you know that a burglary takes place every 18 seconds in...

Swimming Pool Maintenance

Keeping your pool sparkling clean doesn't have to be as cumbersome as you might think. All pools are different, and so are their...

Renters Insurance and Millennials

Many millennials are graduating from high school and starting college, and moving on to these next chapters in life can be exciting but...

Bonfire Safety Tips

Sitting around a bonfire with family and friends is a fun pastime. When we roast marshmallows and spend time with friends, it’s easy to...

Prepare for Severe Weather

It’s important to be prepared in the event of severe weather emergency. Learn what items include in a disaster supply kit for you, your...