Harry Maisel Homeowner Resources Guide


ABL Group

General Contractor, Serving City and Suburbs

General household repair work, painting, kitchens and baths remodeling.

Hi Tech Contractors

General Contractor, Serving City and North Shore Suburbs

Marek Chaj

Marek has done several projects for clients-beautiful condo renovations on a bathroom and kitchen in River North and a Primary bath, new kitchen opening up walls, built-ins and totally new constructed baths in a Highland Park Home.

Helping Hands Home Improvement

Handyman, Serving Chicago and North Shore Suburbs

Mark has a thorough understanding of how to fix, build and repair just about everything in your home. If you need a bathtub caulked, a new outlet put in, a light fixture swapped out, a wall mount and tv hung, tiling, a new toilet or sink put in and much more-Mark can do it because he has done it all for me.


Sealing, Serving Chicagoland

A client of mine had major water intrusion in Riverwoods. The basement was massive. Permaseal was able to come in dig trenches and put in a french drain system and insulation that mitigated water from entering. They also provided a great warranty.

Fix a Window/LDS Renovations Inc.

Window Repair, Serving Chicago and suburbs

Fix a window has repaired several broken windows for clients of mine, where a seal of a window is broken, open and closing hardware is not longer operable and also replaces saches, and wood that is rotted out. This is a great resource for houses that have older windows.

Northside Painting and Decorating

Painting, Serving Chicago and suburbs

Professionally licensed and bonded Chuck’s large crew of pro painters cuts the job time down considerably. I used Chuck for a 1800 square foot unit that was completed in just 1 day because he had 10 painters working in tandem and he is affordable and reliable.

KDP Cabinets Kitchen

Kitchen Design/Cabinetry, Serving Chicago suburbs

Nancy has worked with hundreds of homeowners to transform their kitchen and baths into comfortable smart designed spaces all at an affordable prices. Although not the cheapest but moderate cost, they do quality work and you can depend on their excellent service and follow-up.

Epic Interiors

Design, Serving Chicago and suburbs

Andy and Jeannine formed Epic Interiors with the goal of transforming lives and homes. Custom design plans are put into place to transform homes and office interiors. They have personally assisted several clients of mine with beautiful furniture and accessory design work. Several staging projects have also been completed that assisted in selling all of my listed properties within days after officially listing the property.

K.Lowe Plumbing

Plumbing, Serving Chicago and suburbs

Kevin Lowe

Kevin’s plumbing crew had to replace a drainpipe that was corroded in a tight and low ceiling crawl space in the city-new caste iron-he did a thorough and professional job all at fair price.

Hi Tec Contractors

General Contractor, Serving Chicago and North Shore suburbs

Marek has done several projects for clients-beautiful condo renovation on a bathroom and kitchen in River North and a Primary bath, new kitchen opening up walls, built-ins and totally new constructed baths in a Highland Park Home.

Sunshine Cleaners

House Cleaning, Serving Chicago


Having referred Beatriz for many years selling real estate. Her cleaning is one of the most thorough house cleanings around-they are not the cheapest but they bang out a clean house!

North Coast Sewer and Drainage

Plumbing, Serving North Shore

Personally I have used North Coast for inspecting and rodding sewer lines, inspecting and maintaining flood control systems. They are responsive and within reason as far as their prices go.

E and J Hardwood Flooring Enterprise

Flooring, Serving Chicago

A lower cost vendor who has done solid work for clients of mine.

Art Bau Flooring

Flooring, Serving Chicago and suburbs

Eric Litwin

Has done work for clients and family-homes and condos

BM Flooring

Flooring, Serving Chicago and suburbs


Used by many realtors in the north shore and city


HVAC, Serving Chicago and suburbs

Ramo Jezerek

Have referred and used Ramo for 20+ years. He is an excellent resource for anything HVAC related.

Premier Paving of Northern Illinois Inc.

Paving, Serving Northern suburbs

Good value and pricing for a driveway in the suburbs.

Alpha Omega HVAC

HVAC, Serving Chicago and suburbs


Good, fast reliable and professional HVAC company that work in the city and burbs.

Arzet HVAC

HVAC, Serving Chicago and suburbs

Worked with Walter over the years and they can do small repair jobs on furnaces and ac condensers or large commercial jobs too.

Kaplan Paving

Paving, Serving Northern suburbs

Been around a long time doing driveways.


Paving, Serving North suburbs

Blacktop sealing since 1971. Residential driveways and commercial parking lots.

Chicago Stucco

Stucco Repair, Serving

Tom Hohmeier

Peter Pawlak

Stucco Repair, Serving North suburbs

Apex Window Werks

Windows, Doors and Siding, Serving Chicagoland

Highly regarded window and door replacement company in Chicagoland often referred by several experienced real estate brokers

Air-Tite Windows and Siding

Windows, Doors and Siding, Serving

Chicagoland area resource for window and door replacement.

Z and Z Painting and Restoration

Painting, Serving Chicagoland

Outstanding painting company in Chicago and Chicago suburbs. Extremely thorough with their prep work and attention to detail. They do both exterior painting and interior painting. I have personally used them on my home and they did a fantastic job for a reasonable price.

Accurate Glass

Glass and window repair, Serving Chicagoland

Located at 3214 W Montrose Avenue in Chicago, this old school small glass shop is a rare find. There are few repair shops for broken mirrors, picture frames, storm windows, screens, auto glass etc. but this place just does that. It fills the bill. Prices are reasonable.


General Contractor, Serving Chicago

Matt's company Stonebridge is a boutique general contracting firm that has built and completed a multitude of luxury homes, condos and townhomes in Chicago. They have extensive expertise working with Chicago Landmarks Commission/Neighborhood preservation groups on historic home renovations too. Matt has a breadth of experience leading projects that include home remodels, kitchen and baths, flooring, roofing projects that include large roof top projects and much much more. He's an amazing resource.


Home cleanouts and junk removal, Serving Chicagoland

Junk pickup, mattress disposal and more. Consistently a reliable and highly reviewed company in Chicagoland, 1-800-Got-Junk will remove un-needed items from your home in a timely basis.

Junk Removal 911

Home cleanouts and junk removal, Serving Chicagoland

They will remove all your unwanted junk, saving you the time and back pain of lifting heavy items. All you have to do is point at the items you don’t want, and we do the rest.

Junk Genie

Home cleanouts and junk removal, Serving Chicagoland

They remove and haul away many unwanted items. They cater to all size jobs from removing and disposing of single bulk items to entire estate demolitions and business clean up. Their process is simple and convenient and starts with a free quote. They include upfront pricing to make you feel confident in relying on their service for all of your junk removal needs. After their work is complete, they leave no trace behind so that you don’t skip a beat in your daily routine or special project that you may be working on. Their professional service includes a 90-minute window of when they arrive at your residence or business in order to minimize chances of any unforeseen circumstances or potential hassle.

First Class Moving and Storage

Movers, Serving Chicagoland

A Chicagoland moving company that has consistently maintained a high degree of satisfaction by its customers all at a reasonable cost.


General Contractor, Serving Chicagoland

Moving company that is a Chicago based company that exhibits a high degree of professionalism all the while maintaining a high level of service. Highly rated company.

Elite Moving

Movers, Serving Chicagoland

Highly rated moving company in Chicago and well-reviewed moving company in Chicagoland

Reebie Storage and Moving

Movers, Serving

The oldest moving companyin Chicago is A+ rated by the Better Business Bureau.

DiVinci Painters

Painting, Serving Chicagoland

A professional painting company that is based in Highland Park and strive themselves on paying attention to the smallest of details.

Fish Window Cleaning

Window Cleaning, Serving Chicagoland


From Fish-With more than 40 years experience and offices from Maine to California, we’ve turned window cleaning into an art form. At least that’s what we hear from our more than 200,000 satisfied commercial and residential customers.

The Faucet Shoppe

Plumbing, Serving Chicago

The Faucet Shoppe® has been serving the Chicago area for over 50 years. The largest selection of faucet and toilet repair parts. We stock OEM replacement parts for every major brand as well as hard to find parts that do not exist anymore. Hard to find parts is our specialty here at The Faucet Shoppe®. In fact, we carry parts that date back to the late 1800's.

American Carpet Distributors

Flooring, Serving Chicagoland

Larry Simon

Extremely well-priced carpeting, hardwood and professional installation.

Perfection Cleaners

Cleaning Crew, Serving North Shore Suburbs

Fantastic home cleaners delivering the best results. In business since 1969.

Turf Industries

Sprinkler Systems, Serving North Shore Suburbs

Dean and Mary Hirsh

Turf Industries Inc. has been family owned and operated since 1984. We are grateful to the many customers that have been with us throughout our journey from a small “mom and pop” to the premier lawn irrigation and landscape lighting company that we are today. We take pride in offering the best products and most reliable service in the industry. Whether it is a single light installation or a large landscape sprinkler system project, we make it simple and easy.

Toscano WaterProofing

Sealing, Serving Chicagoland

Cesar Toscano

Extremely affordable waterproofing and sealing of basements. Cesar Toscano worked for many years at US Waterproofing and is a fantastic resource and will go the extra mile to make sure your basement is dry. Window wells, windows and drainage too.


Fencing, Serving Chicagoland

Jake Stotter Vice President

Fences, sport courts and playgrounds

Torres Fence

Fencing, Serving

Saul Torres

Custom metal and wood fencing. Did a fabulous job for clients and me personally in Glencoe, IL.