The Patrick A. Finn team is following recommendations set forth by the State Of Illinois to practice social distancing and minimize the spread of COVID-19. Our team is making adjustments to work remotely to continue assisting our clients. We are happy to announce that we will be offering virtual consultations by appointment only until further notice. Please contact us at 847-358-4133 or schedule a virtual consultation by filling out this form. We hope you are all staying happy and healthy!

Additions: Build Up or Build Out?

You’ve been living in your home for quite a while now and it’s just too small. You love your neighborhood, school district, local friends and don’t want to deal with the hassle of moving. Sound familiar? This is the story for our clients who have..

A Guide to Commuting to Chicago from the Arlington Heights & Barrington Areas

Why Commute to Chicago? Many Illinois residents who work in Chicago opt to commute from nearby suburbs like Arlington Heights and Barrington. One of the biggest reasons people choose this commute is that Chicago’s suburbs offer a lower cost of..

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost in Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs? [2020]

When it comes to design build remodels for your bathroom, there’s no one-size-fits-all guide to costs. That’s because the design build model is inherently focused on customization, differentiation, and, above all, an aesthetically beautiful..

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

The leaves are changing and the mornings have a chill in the air. Fall has officially sprung in Chicagoland. While fall is one of our favorite seasons to do fun outdoor activities with friends and family, it is also an important time to check in..

2020 Flooring Trends in Chicago's Northwest Suburbs

Flooring, quite literally, grounds your space so it can be an exciting, but overwhelming decision in the remodeling process. Our clients always ask us what flooring seems current, without being too trendy. Today, we’re diving into popular..

Do I Need an Architect to Remodel My Home in Chicago?

Deciding on the best professional services for your home remodel is like helping your child find the best college to attend - the options can feel overwhelming, and considering the monetary investment and the ramifications for the future, you’ll..

How Much Does a Kitchen Remodel Cost in Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs? [2020]

For several years now, kitchen remodels have been one of the most popular home improvement projects. This is not surprising when you consider the high ROI for kitchens updates. Referencing Remodeling Magazine, one HGTV article states that minor..

How Much Does a Home Remodel Cost in Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs? [2020]

One of our most frequently asked questions when people call our office is, ''How much does remodeling cost?" This is incredible difficult to answer because every home is unique, as is the vision and scope of every home project. Because of this,..

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..

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..