New Style and Openness for a Family-Friendly Illinois Home (29 photos)

Patty and Chad Esslinger didn’t buy their suburban home because it was gorgeous. They felt the basic 1990s tract home offered little in the way of aesthetically pleasing features. But the two-level house had good bones, offered plenty of space for their active family and was walking distance…


New Style and Openness for a Family-Friendly Illinois Home (29 photos)
New Style and Openness for a Family-Friendly Illinois Home (29 photos)
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10 Ways to Add Warmth and Personality to Your Bathroom (16 photos)

Modern bathroom design is often all about going minimalist with clean finishes for a spa-like feel. But sometimes the look ends up feeling clinical. To make sure your space feels just as inviting as the rest of your home, try some of my favorite bathroom design tips to create a sense of warmth and personality…


10 Ways to Add Warmth and Personality to Your Bathroom (16 photos)
10 Ways to Add Warmth and Personality to Your Bathroom (16 photos)
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The 10 Most Popular Bathroom Makeovers of 2020 (10 photos)

Big, bright and bold design elements run through this countdown of the most popular bathroom makeovers from our Bathroom of the Week series in 2020. In one bathroom, a designer ditched a shower-tub combo for a roomy walk-in shower with a built-in bench. In another, a bright blue double vanity enlivens…


The 10 Most Popular Bathroom Makeovers of 2020 (10 photos)
The 10 Most Popular Bathroom Makeovers of 2020 (10 photos)
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How to Plan a Home’s Design Around People and the Planet (7 photos)

Trends took a back seat at the annual Decorex interior design event this year, as design experts engaged in a range of discussions focused on how they can create interiors that are good for the environment as well as those who spend time in them. The conference, held virtually Nov. 17-19, is typically…


How to Plan a Home’s Design Around People and the Planet (7 photos)
How to Plan a Home’s Design Around People and the Planet (7 photos)
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