Tag: Tips

  • Alderman

    Alderman

    In Chicago, the local alderman is an elected official who represents a specific ward or district within the city. The alderman can help residents with a wide range of issues, including: Neighborhood issues: The alderman can help to address issues and concerns within the neighborhood, such as garbage collection, potholes, street lighting, and other infrastructure…

  • Lost your Pet?

    Lost your Pet?

    If you’ve lost your pet in the neighborhood, here are some tips and steps you can take to try to find them: Search your immediate area: Start by searching your immediate area, including your yard, neighbors’ yards, and any nearby parks or open spaces. Be sure to look under bushes, in sheds or garages, and…

  • Secure your home

    Secure your home

    Here are some tips for keeping your home safe: Lock your doors and windows: Always make sure to lock your doors and windows when you leave the house, even if you’re just going out for a short time. This will help to prevent burglaries and other break-ins. Install a security system: Consider installing a security…

  • Getting along with Neighbors

    Getting along with Neighbors

    Here are some tips for getting along with your neighbors: Introduce yourself: Take the time to introduce yourself to your neighbors when you move in. This will help you to get to know them and create a sense of community. Be respectful: Always be respectful of your neighbors’ property and space. This means not making…

  • Preparing your home for winter.

    Preparing your home for winter.

    Preparing your home for winter. Insulate your home: Proper insulation will help keep your home warm and reduce your heating costs. Check the attic, walls, and floors to make sure they are well-insulated, and consider adding additional insulation if needed. Seal air leaks: Air leaks can let cold air into your home and cause your…