Common Sense Blog

The Remarkable LeCompte/Kalaway Trail Owners Cup

Everyone who came out on Saturday to tailgate with us at the LeCompte/Kalaway Polo Cup in Barrington Hills was definitely not disappointed! Read More

Common Sense Remodeling

Most homeowners get nervous when finally making the decision to remodel their home. Not only can remodeling be a significant financial investment, but when years of saving, dreaming and planning come together – renovating a home can be a very emotional process.  Read More

ADS Celebrates 25 Years of Successful Remodeling

2017 marks the 25th Anniversary of Todd Jurs launching the company that has ultimately become Advance Design Studio.  On a Saturday night in February, nearly 70 guests made up of Advance Design staff and their spouses, as well as several top sub-contractors, vendors and ADS friends gathered at Pinecrest Golf Club in Huntley for a celebration Read More

Houzz Awards 2017

Advance Design has been honored with the “2017 Best of Houzz Service Award” for the third consecutive year, as well as the “2017 Best of Houzz Design Award” for exemplary design implementation. Read More

How Do We Compare?

In just recently released news, Advance Design Studio has been recognized by both Hanley Wood’s Remodeling Magazine and by Qualified Remodeler as one of the top remodeling companies in the country in 2016. Read More

Why Leadership Matters in your next Renovation

Leadership Conference in Barrington

On August 11th and 12th, nine leaders from Advance Design Studio attended the 20th Global Leadership Summit at Willow Creek Community Church. Read More

Is Your Drinking Water Safe?

Purified vs. Filtered Water in Deerfield

So you’re remodeling your home, maybe doing a kitchen or master bath renovation…did you ever stop and think about your water? The very water you cook with, drink, and bathe in can have a major Read More

4 Major Benefits of Design and Build

Design and Build Remodeling in Woodstock

Turn on the TV to watch any of the current programs about home remodeling, and you’re bound to see a remodeling project gone bad.  Or, just talk to your neighbor or a friend, and I’ll bet you’re Read More

Extend Your Summer with Indoor/Outdoor Living Spaces

Outdoor Spaces in Schaumburg

Screened porches and 3-4-season rooms are the perfect way to enjoy your backyard without giving up the comforts of being indoors. Enjoy a quiet, peaceful retreat where you can relax, entertain, Read More

Grandma’s Perfect Summer Kitchen

White & Black Kitchen in Barrington

Just in time for the country’s Birthday, this Star-Spangled kitchen right in the heart of Barrington produced fireworks for this local family’s celebration.  Check out the full photo portfolio here Read More

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