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May 06, 2019

Trends seem to come and go faster than we can keep track of, and home trends are no exception. Everyone wants their home to be up to date but sometimes it’s hard to keep current on what is in style these days.  This month we’ll cover the latest home trends.

Color

For a few years now, the home industry has been crazy for grays. We are starting to see a subtle shift away from stark grays and whites to colors with …

Apr 01, 2019

April Showers Bring You New Ideas for Your Shower

For our April newsletter, we thought it fitting to focus on bathroom showers. From glass enclosures, to rain shower heads, to the latest in luxury shower technology, hopefully, this article gives you some ideas for renovating your shower and bath this spring.

The Popular Trend - Frameless Glass Enclosures

Currently, a popular trend is frameless glass enclosures. Glass showers create a feeling of openness and luxury in a bathroom. Frameless glass showers help visually lighten your bathroom and creates …

Mar 04, 2019

When most people go to design their kitchen, they look for ideas from friends, neighbors, and Pinterest.  This month, we thought we’d have some fun checking out kitchen designs from across “the pond.”  From classic English kitchens to bright Scandinavian spaces, let’s draw inspiration from kitchens across Europe.

 

The Traditional English Kitchen
When you picture an English kitchen you most likely picture a traditional Georgian style kitchen, such as those seen on popular TV shows like Downton Abbey. Thankfully, the …

Dec 28, 2018

 

A Clean Start to the New Year

With a new year comes a fresh start, and what better way to create a clean slate than by revamping the room in your house dedicated to cleaning – the laundry room. Laundry rooms are no longer the forgotten room of the home; with advances in technology and design, laundry rooms have the potential to be a room you actually want to spend time in. To build a great laundry room let’s focus on three main components: flooring, storage and color.

Nov 05, 2018

Warm up to Winter

As winter approaches, the weather gets colder, the days get shorter, and we spend more time cozied up in our homes. In central Illinois a fireplace may be a welcome addition to your home. So, whether you are looking to add a fireplace or your current fireplace needs a face lift, here is information about three common types of fireplaces that may help you decide which one is best for you.

 

Wood

The …