Historic Mortar 101

The winter months are a great time to plan outdoor projects and home maintenance. If you’re curious (or terrified) about historic mortar, this post is for you.

Tips for researching your home

There are a couple of different reasons to research your home. Most people want to know the history of their house or confirm when it was built. For me, I began researching my home to better understand the materials in it and how to maintain them.

The 2019 Bungalow gift guide

A gift guide for all the Chicago Bungalowners and Bungalovers on your list this holiday season… hey, maybe that’s you!