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Delaying major repairs is dangerous

Most greystone buildings in Chicago were probably built between 1890 and 1915. Most bungalows were probably being built in the 1920s. Together, these two major sources of basic Chicago-style housings are each at the 100-year-plus level. Thus, maintenance is not optional, but obligatory. I know what deterioration can do to a building. Last year before […]