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Local Resources

Take a look at some of the great things Oak Brook and Plainfield have to offer. These resources are designed to help you move and get settled, and to acquaint you with the area after your move.

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Schools
  School Information - free school profiles
  State dept. of education - school reports, statistics, demographics....
Mortgage
  Mortgage 101 - Mortgage information, interest rates, mortgage calculators, quick-and-easy pre-qualification forms, and much more.
Area Information
  Community Information - free community profiles
  Local Information - research local area info, stats, and events
Local Weather
  Local Weather - forecasts, weather patterns, radars....
Maps
  Mapquest - maps, driving directions, road trip planner....
Products & Suppliers
  Cabinets - Merillat is the number one builder-selected cabinet for a reason; our quality is second to none.
  Fireplace - Not only is Heatilator the most widely recognized name, but thanks to our long-standing reputation for quality and reliability, Heatilator is also the preferred brand among homebuilders.
  Home Entertainment - ONQ TECHNOLOGIES, INC., NOW KNOWN AS ON-Q HOME, is the leader in the home networking systems market.
  Interior Wall Paint -
  Laminate Kitchen Tops - Highly durable and functional for just about any interior surface. A long history of advances in design and craftsmanship. It makes dirty dishes seem almost respectable.
  Light Fixtures - The innovative leader in decorative light fixtures, lamps, and home accessories.
  Millwork - Our in-house millwork department is staffed with experienced craftsmen to custom build products to your specifications.
  Plumbing Fixtures - Innovative features that are uniquely Moen. Styles unlike anyone else. And dependable faucets that last a lifetime.
  Roof Shingles - When you’re planning a home improvement project, Owens Corning will help you make sure the job is done right.
  Siding - Royal offers a wide variety of building products to compliment any home including Premium Vinyl Siding, Soffit, Accessories, Replica Slate Roofing Tiles, Vinyl and Aluminum Columns, Railings and Rainware all backed by the most powerful warranties in the business.
  Solid Surface Kitchen Tops - Available in more than 50 colors, Staron is grouped into six categories characterized by the size and density of the particulate.
  Windows - Windsor’s Next Dimension Series combines no-maintenance ease with the finest vinyl extrusions, superb craftsmanship, extensive testing and superior design to set the standard for vinyl windows.
Relocation Links
  Oak Brook Real Estate - Yahoo! Real Estate offers a wealth of to help with every aspect of your move
  Moving Center - Moving Estimates, Truck Rental, Moving Supplies and Storage
  National Weather - find weather info anywhere in the US
  Official City Websites - find area info websites across the world!
  US State Departments of Education - see the list of all 50 states
  USPS' Movers Guide - help for planning and executing your move
Tax Information
  First-time homeowners -
  Homeowner deductions information -
  How to report moving expenses -
  Selling your home -
Lawrence Madden