What To Do First When Renovating A Master Bathroom

Admit it. It’s time to create the luxurious master bathroom retreat you’ve always wanted, and you find yourself looking forward to the feeling of total indulgence and relaxation you’ll be able to enjoy. But if you’re like many homeowners considering a complete bathroom remodel, what may not be clear is what to do first. Thankfully,…

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Designer Kitchen Renovation Ideas: Before & After

Are you planning a new kitchen or considering a complete kitchen remodel for your Chicago area home? You aren’t alone. According to the National Association of Homebuilders, kitchen remodeling is the second most popular renovation project in the US, trailing bathroom remodels by a mere two points. But what should you consider before kicking off…

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Architectural Home Design Spotlight: Front Elevations of Modern Luxury Homes

We’ve all seen front elevation designs gone wrong—homes where the monstrous garage doors seem to take center stage for no apparent reason, or where an array of walkways leave guests wondering where to enter. To enhance your enjoyment of your modern luxury home, it’s important that you and your Chicago custom home architects give some…

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Luxury Home Design Trends in 2019

Trends—from stock market investments to runway fashions, they’re all around us, and custom built homes are certainly no exception. In 2018, marble was an extremely popular material in kitchens, bathrooms and beyond, and a deep blue-green color called “Oceanside” graced many interiors as Sherwin Williams’ color of the year. What are the hot architectural house…

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