The Chicago Bungalow Association equips homeowners with energy efficiency programs and educational resources to maintain, preserve, and adapt their Chicago bungalows and vintage homes, thereby strengthening the neighborhoods they anchor.
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  • Ravenswood Manor Garden Walk
    Ravenswood Manor Garden Walk
    Ravenswood Manor Park
    Jul 25, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Ravenswood Manor Park, 4626 N Manor Ave, Chicago, IL 60625, USA
    An event by Ravenswood Manor Improvement Association and the Manor Garden Club: It’s the 65th anniversary of the Manor Garden Walk, featuring a wide variety of gardens throughout historic Ravenswood Manor. Maps may be picked up at the pergola in Manor Park.
  • GreenBuilt Home Tour
    GreenBuilt Home Tour
    Webinar Series
    Jul 28, 4:00 PM – Sep 15, 5:30 PM
    Webinar Series
    Free webinar series by Illinois Green Alliance: A series of webinars from July to September focused on the path to net zero homes. IGA will showcase homes at different stages of efficiency through highlighting new construction, major renovation, and minor renovation homes.
  • Community Glue Repair Clinic - South Side Edition!
    Community Glue Repair Clinic - South Side Edition!
    Creative Chicago Reuse Exchange
    Jul 24, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Creative Chicago Reuse Exchange, 2124 W 82nd Pl, Chicago, IL 60620, USA
    An event by Community Glue Workshop: CGW is a project rooted in sustainability. It's an opportunity to have your weathered or broken belongings rehabilitated by neighbors... for free! At Fix-Ups, local tinkerers and handy-folk volunteer their time and services to neighbors in need of repair.



Feature Your Vintage Home on Our Blog!

We're inviting our members to share photos and narratives about the renovations, restorations, and redecorating they've completed on their vintage homes (not just bungalows).

Stay Tuned for the Bungalow Garden Contest Winners

Thank you for voting for the winners of the 5th Annual Bungalow Garden Contest! The winners will be announced on July 26th. 

Homes for Sale on The Bungalow Market

Searching for your own bungalow home? View current listing on The Bungalow Market! Thinking of selling your Chicagoland-area bungalow? It's free to list!

Lead Service Line Replacement Programs

The City of Chicago is now taking applications for two programs allowing homeowners to replace their lead service lines at a discount or for free.

Apply Now for the Energy Savers Program

Services include air sealing in the attic, first floor exterior facing wall insulation, a clean and tune of a furnace or boiler, a high efficiency ventilation fan installed in your bathroom, weather stripping of your doors and possibly other health and safety components depending on what is needed at your specific house.