Common Sense Blog

‘Greenery’ is the 2017 Color of the Year

You’ll be seeing green in 2017! And I’m not talking about money (well, maybe?).  I am talking about the hue called “Greenery”; selected by the industry’s color experts to lift spirits as we head into a new season of history – with optimistic aspiration for growth and prosperity.  Read More

Ways To Improve Your Winter Mornings

Do you struggle to get out of bed during the harsh, cold winter? We all dread that bitter cold as we get out from under our comfortable, warm blankets and tiptoe our way through the house, trying to avoid the chilly floor. There are affordable options that can help. Read More

Home Technology for Dummies

Home Automation in Barrington

Do you ever wonder how to get rid of the 4 remote controls in your living room? If you’re female, you’re probably wondering why there are four remote controls in your living room! If you’re 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

What’s Trending NOW in Cabinetry Design?

Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry in Barrington

The past few years have brought some pretty amazing shifts in kitchen and bath cabinetry design. Interior design has really embraced an earthy feel, outdoor materials like real wood, metals, and Read More

Is This a Cool NEW Type of Tile?

Cement Tiles in Lake Zurich

We are fresh off the 2016 Kitchen and Bath Show, the SEN Design Conference, and the Coverings show at McCormick place just last week.  It’s been a busy few weeks!  When attending industry Read More

Bath Furniture You’ve Been Waiting For!

Bath Furniture in Hampshire

Just in time for spring we’ve finished a beautifully fresh display of Dura’s new bath furniture program.  With six unique styles to choose from, each with coordinating linen cabinets and Read More

6 Benefits of Radiant Heat

Lakewood Bathroom Heated Floors

Homeowners living in cold climates accept drafty rooms, the sound of their home furnaces cycling on and off, and the discomfort of cold feet during the winter months as normal. However, more and more Read More

20 Most Popular Kitchen Design Trends of 2015

20 Most Popular Kitchen designs in Deer Park

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What are the 20 most popular kitchen design trends of 2015?  With over 25 million photos of real renovation projects around the globe, when Houzz says these are the 20 Most Popular Read More

Color of the Year 2016 Emphasizes Balance & Security

Color of Year in Arlington Heights

Every year fashion, beauty and design experts eagerly await the announcement of Pantone’s color of the year. The color selection is not only an important statement on what color will Read More

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