Common Sense Blog

A Chicago Style Bungalow Reinvented

Charlie and Diane knew their kitchen desperately needed updating. It was too cramped, with little room to move around, entertain or prepare meals.  The dark, dingy colors in their Palatine kitchen gave the kitchen a very dated appearance, and the functionality had some serious shortcomings.   Read More

Outdoor Living Spaces; Which Type is Right for You?

Was your last family gathering too crowded?  Do you long to spend more time in that beautiful backyard enjoying fresh air?  It may be time to finally extend your living space with an Outdoor Living Space.  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

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

Advance Design Named Best of Houzz 2nd Year in a Row

Home Remodeling in St. Charles

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Advance Design has been awarded the coveted “Best of Houzz 2016 Service Award” by Houzz, the 25 million user leading online platform today for Home Remodeling Read More

Inside a Real Project Experience

Kitchen Remodel - Before & After in Elgin

As a way to continuously strive to improve our client experiences, Advance Design Studio proudly launched a new company website recently!  Our site which has been designed and written by us Read More

What Does this Year’s Most Popular Kitchen Design Look Like?

Barrington White Kitchen

What do you get when you combine all the current design trends?  This sophisticated kitchen is the kitchen that everyone wants!  Take a look at this real kitchen transformation in process, and see how Read More

Coastal Kitchen Makes A Splash

White Kitchen in Barrington

We just finished photographing this beautiful new first floor renovation which included a stunning new kitchen, opening up walls to improve circulation between the kitchen, living room and Read More

The Kitchen Transformation Process

Kitchen Remodel in Crystal Lake

We just finished photographing this beautiful new first floor renovation which included a stunning new kitchen, opening up some doorways and improving circulation between the kitchen and Read More

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