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Fireplaces from the Inside Out

Monday, 19 December 2016 by

Snow is on the ground, the Holidays are coming, and Fireplace Season is officially upon us. Whether you’re prepping for family gatherings or a visit from Santa Claus, you want your fireplace to look its best. So let’s take a couple minutes to discuss what goes into a fireplace (yes, besides wood).      

Based solely on watching the Cubs overcome their curse this year, this is as good a time for a comeback as any. So strap in because we’re at the beginning of an epic journey full of twists, turns, courage, redemption, and a whole lot of drywall.            

Today, we’re doing math – I’m warning you upfront. Don’t get scared, because it’s simple math and it’s gonna make your house look great. If you’ve ever been baking and confused a teaspoon with a tablespoon, you know that a small mistake in measurements can ruin an entire recipe. The same is often true in

The construction industry is unarguably one of the biggest employers in the US. To be precise, as many as around 20% of all jobs offered in the country in April last year were from the construction industry. It has also been steadily employing skilled employees throughout the year, and apparently, things are only going to

As I was walking to my office the other day, I saw that one of the houses I routinely pass had turned around its plastic jackolantern lights to be Thanksgiving pumpkins. And while it’s certainly clever in a pinch, I think we can all do a little better when it comes to our holiday decor.

I grew up with two brothers, so as one might expect, there was lot of sibling in-fighting. We’re all three very different people with different ways of viewing and operating in the world. But the one thing that could always unite us (besides like McDonalds) was how much we loved movies. There were few conflicts

Building Your Best Book Nook

Thursday, 10 November 2016 by

November is National Novel Writing Month, so whether you’re a budding novelist or a notorious bibliophile, here are some tips for making the best space to bask in your love of books.          

Choose Energy Efficient Appliances Focusing on energy efficiency when you choose your appliances is not only good for the environment, but also great for your budget. The less energy you waste, the less energy you pay for! Big gains can be seen from replacing major appliances like refrigerators and furnaces, but the small things add

Written by Nicole Tolch   Have An Idea  The first thing you will probably want to do when planning a construction or remodeling project is find out how much it will cost and how long it will take. But the first thing you should do is have a good idea of what you want. You

Bathroom Fireplace Project Page Links Remodel Your Home Check out our completed project photo galleries – condo, bathroom, kitchen, flooring and exterior remodeling. If you live in Chicago or the surrounding area, call us today for a free consultation (773) 685-6095, or click the button below:

If you are a Chicago homeowner and you are thinking about selling your home in the near future, the time to sell is now!  Chicago has emerged as one of the hottest housing markets in the United States.  According to Zillow, home values in Chicago have went up to a whopping 1.5 % over the past

Why is Your Air Conditioner Blowing Warm Air   Written by: Melissa Hamler If you are here reading this article, there is a good chance your Air Conditioner machine is long overdue for some much needed maintenance.  Yes that’s right, A/C machine do require maintenance just like any other heavily used electrical equipment.  Has it

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