Archive for Remodeling

Breathe Life into Your New Illinois Home

Whether you have started a home based business, have a growing family, or simply want more space in your home, adding an extra bedroom to your new home is the perfect solution. For a limited time only, new home buyers at any of the Gerstad Builder’s communities can convert their new home’s flex space into [Read More]

January 05, 2017 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Remodeling

Prepare Your Home for the Spring Market on a Budget

The spring market is in full swing in the Chicago area! Are you are putting your home on the market within the next month or so?  After speaking with your realtor, you might have realized that you don’t have the budget for all the ideas he or she has to help your home sell. For [Read More]

March 11, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Education, Interior Design, Remodeling

Money Saving Do-It Yourself Home Improvements

When searching for a home, there’s a possibility that you’ll fall in love with a fixer-upper. However, home improvements can be expensive. Whether you’re buying a Chicago townhome or single-family home, there are several common repairs you can do yourself. Here are some DIY tips to help you fix some common issues for $10 or [Read More]

December 22, 2015 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (2) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Home and Garden AOI, Locations, Remodeling

Top 5 Bathroom Trends of 2015

One of the most frequently visited places in the home is the bathroom and having to look at the same thing every day can get tedious. Whether you own an older Chicago home or new construction, the bathroom can benefit from a little facelift, but where to start? Not to worry! In order to make [Read More]

October 02, 2015 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Locations, Remodeling

Save Time and Money on Your Home Renovation Project

Whether you’re planning to sell your home in Chicago or you’re completing a project for your own enjoyment, home renovations can be time consuming, expensive and stressful. Saving money and keeping the project on time are the two primary goals for most homeowners. If you’re ready to begin your remodeling project, use the seven tips [Read More]

February 18, 2015 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Home and Garden AOI, Remodeling

Fifty Shades That Go With Gray

If you are thinking about selling your Chicago home this spring, there are many ways to attract a potential buyer. One of the biggest changes you can make to add value to your home is simple: paint your walls a neutral color. Chicago Realtors will say to get rid of as many personal items as [Read More]

February 08, 2015 | Author: Carol Morgan | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Education, Interior Design, Locations, Remodeling

Budget-Friendly Master Bedroom Reveal

Hi there! My name is Jen, I am the author of the DIY & decorating blog City Farmhouse. I also write for BHG’s Style Spotters, you may have read some of my Flea Market Chic/Vintage Living articles. I am so happy to be sharing my master bedroom today! My Rustic Chic Budget Friendly Bedroom is [Read More]

January 06, 2015 | Author: BHG Style Spotters | Comments: Comments Off on Budget-Friendly Master Bedroom Reveal | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Interior Design, Remodeling