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What Makes a Beer Seasonal?

Before the refrigerator age, many beers were seasonal just for the fact that a brewery had to make what was available. Barley was harvested in the Fall, most brewing happened in the late Fall and Winter. And as the weather was colder, it made it possible to store beer for longer and keep it cool, [...]

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Labor Day Weekend in the Suburbs of Chicago

Wondering what to do this weekend, but don’t want to deal with the hustle and bustle of city traffic? Check out these events that are going on near the suburbs of Elgin and Naperville! Sometimes the best events happen not too far from your Overstreet home. Schaumburg Labor Day Parade Less than thirty minutes from [...]

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Picnic Pro of Chicago

Looking for another activity to enjoy the gorgeous warm weather outside? Being in the suburbs and so close to Chicago’s bustling streets and shops and bigger stages, it’s sometimes hard to find that perfect activity. Well, we’re here to help! July was national picnic month! What better way to get out of the house and [...]

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Tips to Keep the Bugs Away

The battle that comes around every summer- how to keep the bugs away. Here are some great tips for keeping the bug bites down, but still enjoying summer nights outside. Bug Spray The obvious go-to for fighting mosquitos. CBS lists some of the top bug sprays to use here, so be sure to check it [...]

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20 Ways to Get to Know Your Neighbors

Overstreet Builders is one of Chicagoland’s premier custom home builders in the Ashwood Park community in Naperville and the Highland Woods community in Elgin. We are also tear down specialists that will help you tear down an existing home and build a new custom home on your own lot. Here are a few ideas to [...]

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Welcoming Your Guests into the Perfect Guest Room

It’s fun to envision yourself in your dream home.  Imagining what your common spaces, kitchen, rooms, and yard could look like is inspiring and fun. Sometimes we need a little help in getting the wheels turning to inspire the vision of certain spaces.   Many of our floor plans feature a flexible space that can [...]

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How to Buy a New Overstreet Builders Home When You Have a Home to Sell

The idea of moving can be daunting, to say the least. Add to the mix that you have a home to sell and you can either quickly talk yourself out of it, or prepare to take the plunge. Fortunately, the housing market is in recovery from the bubble burst of 2008 and moving is a [...]

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