Archive for Remodeling

Flipping Out: Rehabbed Palmer Square Greystone Looking to Get $649K

This five bedroom, four bathroom greystone on Kedzie Avenue overlooking Palmer Square has been completely rehabbed and its owner is looking to flip it for $649,000. The two flat still retains some of its vintage features like the old fireplaces with builtins on either side, but otherwise, nearly everything else appears to be new. A [Read More]

December 15, 2014 | Author: AJ LaTrace | Comments: Comments Off on Flipping Out: Rehabbed Palmer Square Greystone Looking to Get $649K | Categories: Chicago Condo, Chicago Real Estate News, Condos, Cook County, Locations, Remodeling

DIY Home Renovations

  Hey there!  My name is Amanda, it’s a pleasure to meet you.  I’m the author of Our Humble Abode where I chronicle the projects my husband Ben and I tackle in our 1970?s fixer upper.  We always have something home related in the works. Most recently, we completely gutted and remodeled our master bathroom.  You may have [Read More]

November 29, 2014 | Author: BHG Style Spotters | Comments: Comments Off on DIY Home Renovations | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Interior Design, Locations, Remodeling

Building a Dream House: Home at Last!

Hi! I’m Melissa. I write about food, family, and farm life at Lulu the Baker. My family and I are about to fulfill one of those good, old-fashioned life-long dreams: we’re building our Dream House. Well, it’s finally happening–we are moving into the Dream House this weekend! We started this project 15 months ago, and [Read More]

November 29, 2014 | Author: BHG Style Spotters | Comments: Comments Off on Building a Dream House: Home at Last! | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Locations, New Homes, Remodeling

Before & After: Vintage Modern Rustic Kitchen

Hi, y’all! My name is Jenna and I write the home decor, DIY, and craft blog, Rain on a Tin Roof. Besides loving all things home related, I also have an infinite love for good country music and 80?s rock. If I’m not attempting to keep the kid from doing acrobatic moves off the dining room [Read More]

November 21, 2014 | Author: BHG Style Spotters | Comments: Comments Off on Before & After: Vintage Modern Rustic Kitchen | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Interior Design, Locations, Remodeling

Vintage Living-Repurposed Lighting Ideas

When it comes to designing a space, lighting is one of those essential details that should never be overlooked. I have a bit of a fascination with this design element. A year ago while browsing my favorite shop on Long Island I found this beautiful rewired vintage schoolhouse pendant. I had no idea where I would put it, [Read More]

November 12, 2014 | Author: BHG Style Spotters | Comments: Comments Off on Vintage Living-Repurposed Lighting Ideas | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Interior Design, Locations, Remodeling

From My Home To Yours: Acrylic

Over the past couple years, I’ve embraced a new style in my home by incorporating more contemporary elements. Even though meshing the new with the old is challenging at times, overall it’s been a fun process. Plus, I’m loving the results. One easy way I’ve found to add a more modern feel is with acrylic [Read More]

November 10, 2014 | Author: BHG Style Spotters | Comments: Comments Off on From My Home To Yours: Acrylic | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Interior Design, Locations, Remodeling

Man Caves: Andersonville Greystone Basement Has Man Cave Potential

Kind of like the mullet hair style (or hockey hair if you prefer), this five bedroom, three bathroom Andersonville greystone is all business in the front and party in the back – er basement. Originally built in 1905, this 5,200 square foot residence has recently been gut rehabbed and features all new everything. The basement [Read More]

November 08, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Man Caves: Andersonville Greystone Basement Has Man Cave Potential | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Locations, Remodeling, Townhomes