The Village of Mount Prospect is hosting a seminar on the Illinois Home Repair and Remodeling Act. The hour-long seminar, titled “Home Repair and Remodeling: Know Your Consumer Rights,” will be presented by the Office of the Attorney General Lisa Madigan-State of Illinois and will be held on May 11, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at the Mount Prospect Village Hall, 50 S. Emerson Street, Mount Prospect.
The seminar will focus on the Home Repair Remodeling Act and will review the resources that the Attorney General’s office provides on the topic. Information will include:
How to avoid home repair scams
Tips for finding a contractor What a contract should include
Protecting yourself during the project
What to do if you are the victim of a home repair scam
Attendance is limited so RSVP by May 5, 2011 to firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-818-5289.
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