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First-Ever Survey & Analysis of More than 1.2 Million Members Reveals Top-Rated Professionals and Current Design Trends from Across the Country
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The Kitchen Studio of Glen Ellyn Receives Houzz’s 2012 ‘Best Of Remodeling’ Award

The Kitchen Studio of Glen Ellyn has been awarded “Best Of Remodeling” 2012 by Houzz, the leading online platform for residential remodeling and design. The … Read more ›

Waste Management’s Bagster® holds up to 3,300 pounds or three cubic yards of material, ideal for spring cleanup projects.
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Waste Management’s Bagster makes spring cleanup removal easier and less expensive

Spring officially arrives March 20, and the Midwest’s mild winter already has spring cleanup projects in the works in the metropolitan Chicago area. And Waste … Read more ›

The Home Show at College of DuPage (Sat 3/17 & Sun 3/18) Features Batavia’s Greenstar Remodeling, an Innovative Remodeler and Green Partner
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The Home Show at College of DuPage (Sat 3/17 & Sun 3/18) Features Batavia’s Greenstar Remodeling, an Innovative Remodeler and Green Partner

GLEN ELLYN – If you’re thinking of residing, re-roofing or replacing the windows and doors of your home this spring or summer, you can save … Read more ›

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Spring Is In The Air For Home Improvements

Brilliant Event Planning, Inc. is pleased to announce that The DuPage County Home Improvement & Landscaping Expo will be returning to the DuPage County Fairgrounds … Read more ›

Soda bread baked in a loaf pan (Stephanie Hardiman Simon / TribLocal)

Basic Irish soda bread recipe

This isn’t a super traditional or family recipe for soda bread. Feel free to use this if you’re looking for an easy recipe or have … Read more ›

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Wedding Flowers and Style Trends for 2012-Part 2

“Flower trends, as always, are ever-changing based on the creativity that individual florists bring to each design”, says Jeanne Benedict at Society of American Florists. … Read more ›

Even installing pavers around a tree can impact it. Be sure to protect your trees when you build a patio or deck
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Planning a deck or patio? Watch out for your trees.

As our yards start to green up, it’s hard not to think about a summertime full of sitting outside under a favorite tree, sipping a … Read more ›

Marmo Freeman Maple is an excellent choice in a shade tree for our area.
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Trees: Out with the old, What to plant new?

If you have the misfortune to own a diseased or declining tree, removing it will produce an immediate effect on your landscape. What once was … Read more ›

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More Homeowners Look to Increase Property Value and Home Appearance through Regular Landscape Maintenance

(CHICAGO, IL. February 20th, 2012) – With the American economy rebuilding and more consumers seeking ways to spruce up the look of their homes to … Read more ›

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The Ultimate Wedding Accessory: Dogs

“You see them in the pages of People magazine and on the covers of O, The Oprah Magazine, and Martha Stewart Weddings, as well as … Read more ›