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Chicago Design-Build Tips From Our Team

Chi | Ranch Triangle Chicago Master Bath Renovation
November 21, 2021
Today we’re talking tiles! With so many options available, it can oftentimes be overwhelming to choose the right tile for your renovation project. While our designers can help steer you in the right direction, it’s oftentimes helpful to at least understand some basics about this... 
Chi | Luxury Mid Century Contemporary Kitchen Remodel
October 20, 2021
How do  you define your design style? Oftentimes clients will use certain terms to describe their style to a designer without having a full understanding of what these phrases mean which can extend the design process. While there are many different styles out there, having... 
CHI | Pdetphotography Chirenovation 8908kilbourn Skokie 5 29 2020 (28)
August 15, 2021
You have decided to renovate a part of your home, this means you can begin construction soon, right? Not so fast! There are many aspects that go into a renovation and it’s helpful to prepare for each step of the process. When you remodel with... 
CHI | Glenlake Dr, Glenview, IL
July 15, 2021
If you’ve begun selecting the materials for your renovation, a lot of questions can arise, especially when it comes to flooring. This material lays the literal foundation for your space and oftentimes needs to put up with the most wear and tear. With all of... 
CHI | Plena Suspension Lamp
June 15, 2021
Very few building materials have the transformative power as a brand new coat of paint. You can completely alter the entire feel of a room with just a few brush strokes. But with so many options, not only in terms of color, but also finishes,... 
Chi | A clever kitchen niche
May 11, 2021
About to tackle a renovation and need help maximizing your small space? You’ve come to the right place! Galley kitchens and small high rise baths are a common problem in Chicago, and many large cities over. Today we’ll share some options to get the most... 
Chi | Marble on black design
April 11, 2021
So you’ve completed your remodel and have the open concept kitchen you’ve been dreaming of, except – now you have to blend your previous furniture with your new kitchen. This is oftentimes the unexpected dilemma many clients face after a major remodel, but below there... 
Chi | Designed room
January 23, 2021
The number one goal of an interior designer is to make their clients happy with their spaces. On occasion though, this means telling a client that something they have their heart set on just isn’t feasible. While most things are technically possible, they either don’t... 
CHI | Kitchen Remodel Dos And Don’ts
December 23, 2020
There are few home renovations that are as totally satisfying as a kitchen remodel. Kitchens have pretty much replaced the living room as the central hub of the home. We cook, entertain, do homework, and gather in this space, so if you want to make... 
Chi | dining room
November 19, 2020
With 2020 well under way, we’ve seen some interior design trends come and go. While you should never base your permanent fixtures on what’s in right this second, it can help to know what will be sticking around and what will be out soon. Read... 
CHI | Common Design Questions – Answered
October 19, 2020
While every design is unique, there are certain questions designers get asked all of the time. While there are no hard and fast rules, these answers can help serve as a guide for any questions you may have on your project. How long does the... 
CHI | Bathroom Renovation Dos And Don’ts
September 29, 2020
If you’re remodeling your bathroom and don’t know where to start, we’ve compiled a handy list of dos and don’ts to help you navigate making the most of your project! Do  Hire a designer: Oftentimes people think that hiring an interior designer for a remodel project... 
Chi | Bookcase
June 21, 2020
With many of us now working from home, it’s a great idea to consider adding a home office to our spaces or upgrading an existing one. There are a plethora of options to maximize your efficiency whether you have a dedicated space to work from,... 
Chi | Chicago South Loop Kitchen Remodel
April 19, 2020
Perhaps you started a renovation prior to the government mandated shut-down, or all the excess time at home has you wondering when you can tackle a nagging area of your home. What is one to do? If you’re currently in the construction phase, know construction... 
Chi | Contemporary Kitchen Renovation Chicago
April 09, 2020
Lighting can make one of the biggest impacts on your space. Not enough light and tasks can become difficult, too much and your space can appear harsh. This is why oftentimes designers will suggest a mix of three types; ambient, task, and accent lighting. Let’s... 
Chi | Kitchen Storage Under Cooktop
March 23, 2020
One of the most functional aspects of a good kitchen is its storage. Your kitchen cabinetry, drawers, and pantries can make cooking a joy or a chore depending on the ergonomics and design style used to build them. Our Chicago kitchen design-build team strives to... 
Chi | Chicago Des Plaines Kitchen Remodel
March 12, 2020
This Chicago kitchen was transformed from a dull, confined space into a bright, functional area with an open layout and abundant sunshine. It’s perfect for entertaining friends and family as the open layout merges the kitchen with the dining and living area.  
Chi |  Design Angies List 2019 Super Service Award Winner
February 27, 2020
Our Chicago design-build team has won Angie’s Super Service, and this is our second consecutive win. We’ve won four awards so far, and we’re thrilled. We strive to provide our clients with the best service possible, and it’s great to be acknowledged for something we... 
Chi | River North Spacious Kitchen
February 06, 2020
This Chicago kitchen and dining room was given an open, spacious layout with a new island, custom shaker cabinets, and sleek appliances. The kitchen cabinets are stylish and maximize functional storage while the dining room was given a neutral striped palette to complement the kitchen.... 
Chi | Chirenovation Elegant Compact Chicago Kitchen Design
January 16, 2020
Our Chicago design-build team gave this Chicago kitchen a complete renovation. The old kitchen was demolished, and we were excited to design and build this kitchen from scratch. Our clients wanted a minimal aesthetic. Their brief was to give the compact space a modern design... 
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