Business News

Ultimate Home Improvement Checklist 

  By Kristin Boza  Home maintenance and repair is a year-round effort, especially for our historic homes here in Beverly/Morgan Park. Spring is the ideal time to check your home’s exterior

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Housing

Think Ahead to Prevent Snow Damage 

  The recent heavy snowfall has left many frustrated by potential damage from large amounts of ice on their gutters and roof, as well as water seeping into their homes.   According to George Uhlmann, longtime

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Housing

Preparing Your House for Sale 

By Mark Mielnicki  The decision to sell your house has been made and you have opened the proverbial door to a multitude of other decisions. How much should you list it for? Which improvements should be made, and will

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Housing

Home Renovation 101: When to Bring in an Architect 

By Kristin Boza  Among the missions of the recently revamped BAPA Housing and Preservation Committee is to offer design and construction advice while acting as a community resource. Mike Messerle, of Messerle Architects, is one committee member who

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Housing

Got a Project? Get a Permit

  By Liam Millerick  BAPA Housing Program Coordinator  With spring here and summer just around the corner, many homeowners may be looking at making some slight alterations to their homes.

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