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!

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,..

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,..

Basement Finishing Inspiration for Your Home

Finished basements can add a multitude of usable space to your home for everyone in the family. If finishing your basement is something that you’ve been giving some thought to, but aren’t sure where to start, we’re here to help! An unfinished..

Keys to a Successful Virtual Design Meeting

Each day, more and more states are calling their citizens to shelter in place due to the spread of COVID-19. This means that us Illinoisans are spending our days primarily at home for the next couple of weeks. But that doesn’t mean that you have..

Our COVID-19 Response

3-18-2020 To our amazing clients, supporters, employees and trade partners: With the impact of the Coronavirus spreading, we want to let everyone know that we are taking every care and precaution we can at this time. Being a service that heavily..

Kitchen Features: The Beverage Station

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. Today we are focusing on a kitchen feature..

Let's Talk Tile Trends

Tile can easily be overlooked in a remodel, but if your space is properly designed your tile should pull your whole design together. With pressure like that, how do you choose the right tile for your space? We’ll review some popular tile trends,..

2020 Design Trends We Love

2019 has come and gone and 2020 is officially here! With the new year comes new trends and the continued rising of existing trends. If you hear the word ‘trend’ and worry about a home that looks great for a year, but quickly looks outdated, don’t..

Universal Design Kitchen Tips

Universal design, also known as aging in place design, is the concept of designing a space that is safe and functional for the many years ahead of you. Often times, people are concerned about the aesthetics of universal design features making a..

Adding Architectural Interest to Your Home's Interior

No one wants a ‘cookie cutter’ or ‘builder grade’ home. Our homes are something we work hard for and we want them to be a reflection of ourselves. However, this reflection doesn’t happen overnight. It takes time to make your house feel like home...