Aging in Place: 10 Design Tips for a Senior Friendly Kitchen

Many of us have heard the term “aging in place,” but did you know that there are standardized renovation practices emerging to help seniors successfully navigate in-home aging? These design practices improve everything from ease of usability to..

2023 Kitchen Remodel Ideas - Trends to Know for your Chicago Home

While the past couple of years have felt like a blur in many ways, one thing we can guarantee is that the pandemic greatly impacted home designs, especially kitchen design. The saying goes “the kitchen is the heart of the home” and design trends..

Creating an Automated Home: Smart Technology for Your Chicago Home

Smart home technology is soon to become indispensable in home remodeling and design. From the bathroom and kitchen to the basement and backyard, smart home features bring convenience, energy efficiency, safety, and comfort to your life. 

Why Kitchen Beverage Stations are Popping up in Chicago Homes

Kitchen remodels are full of essential decisions. What accessories should you include in your cabinets? How big should your island be? What kind of appliances should you choose? The list goes on and on.  Here in Chicago, we love our coffee, and with..

Top 2022 Remodeling Trends for your Chicago Home Makeover

2022 is going to be a great year for spectacular home makeovers in Chicago. As the outside world continues to be unpredictable, creating the ideal home space in all rooms, and in all ways, has become a passion for everyone. What is in store for your..

Remodeling Benefits: 8 Ways a Home Renovation Can Improve Your Health

We often consider remodeling our homes for purely practical reasons: our family has outgrown the current space, the kitchen is cramped and doesn’t have enough storage, or bathroom fixtures are hopelessly outdated. While all of these reasons to..

The Top 9 Things to Do to Save Money on Your Remodel

When you begin remodeling your whole home or a specific area within your home, you’ll be faced with myriad decisions on how and where to spend your money. The problem is, your options aren’t always clear beforehand. Have you ever heard a homeowner..

Another Win at The HBAGC Key Awards! 2021 Edition

As members of the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago (HBAGC), we have an annual opportunity to enter projects for the Key Awards, which are a prestigious award in our industry. We’ve entered projects every year since 2012 and are grateful..

Cabinet Door Styles For Your Remodel

When you’re remodeling a kitchen or bathroom, some of the decisions are easier to make than others. Cabinets are not one of them! When it comes to cabinetry design, there are so many choices to make to completely customize your space. Today’s blog..

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 you..