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How to Create Home Offices for The Whole Family

Our homes have been working double duty since March. While many of us were hoping things would be “back to normal” by now, the reality is many of us are still working from home. If you’re in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago, you’ve recently..

Pros & Cons of Open Floor Plans

Open concept design has been trending for years now. Many people like the idea of making their home feel more like a gathering space. While open concept floor plans continue to trend in our area, you’ll want to consider the pros and cons before..

Design-Build vs. Traditional Remodeling for Your Chicago-Area Home

When it comes to remodeling your Chicago-area home, there are two popular routes to take: design-build and traditional remodeling. Understanding the differences between these options will narrow down your search for the right contractor for your..

An Ode to Custom Cabinetry

One of the most frequently discussed topics with our potential clients is all about custom cabinetry. Are custom cabinets worth it? (Hint, yes!!) If you’ve remodeled a kitchen or bathroom with us in the past, you likely proudly open your custom..

Our Favorite Luxury Bathroom Features

Your master bathroom should be a source of peace and relaxation in your home. It should be a place where you can unwind at the end of your day and somewhere to help you start your day feeling invigorated. But how does someone accomplish this? An..

Home Gym Design Tips

Quarantine life has put a new perspective on many areas of our lives. It has made us realize some of those ‘small things’ that we took for granted. One thing many people have said they miss is their gym. To those of you who have a gym membership,..

The Best Way to Approach Interior Design When Remodeling Your Home

We talk to many clients at Patrick A. Finn who are excited and energized about their home remodel. They’ve thought of what rooms they want to improve, the layout of their new space, and even features and appliances they want included. 

Kitchen Design: The Working Triangle

The working triangle, or golden triangle, are buzzwords in the remodeling community and for good reason. But what exactly does working triangle mean and why does it matter to you? The term working triangle refers to the ideal layout of your sink,..

Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

With so many of us stuck in quarantine, you may be wondering how to tackle some of the spring home maintenance tasks that you typically have hired a professional for in the past. We’re here to help you take on the right projects with confidence,..

8 Ideas for Integrating European Styling into Your Home

Given the beauty and history of the “old continent,” it’s no wonder homeowners here in Chicagoland want to replicate the elegance and richness of European home designs. Whether it’s Ireland, France, Italy, or England, European design styles come..