We're seeing our homes differently now, and as we set a place for family and friends to visit, it's important to make sure the right details are in place. ...

Now that Slaten Residential has acquired McDowell Remodeling, there's unity between a commercial construction firm and a remodeling firm. Learn how the savvy John Slaten came about this opportunity. ...

The brutal and bitterly cold winter is now upon us, but is your home prepared for the worst this season can bring? Local experts offer tips to keep your home warm and toasty this season. ...

If your bathroom isn't every bit the retreat you'd like it to be, there are some easy ways to transform it into a gorgeous, relaxing space. ...

Given the state of technology these days, it's easier than ever to equip your home with high-tech features controlled from a smartphone. Step inside this souped-up Fox Valley home and discover some of the possibilities. ...

There's a lot that goes into remodeling your home, and it's important to make sure it's done right the first time. Here are some of the things you can expect during the process and some of the best questions to ask when getting started. ...

Color, line, shape, texture, space, form and unity are important considerations when planning your remodeled space. Learn from the experts how these elements add up to a beautiful new room. ...

Predicting the future is virtually impossible, but there are some easy ways to design your new kitchen, bathroom or living space so that it's ready to evolve with your family's changing needs. ...

Several simple elements make all the difference when refreshing our most-used room. We caught up with some local experts who share their insights into the process of bathroom remodeling and the latest trends. ...

Don't wait until after the cold's set in to fix problems in your home. Instead, take the efficient route and learn how to prepare your home for the chilly months ahead. ...