As the darker and colder months of the year roll in, we find ourselves spending more time indoors, especially in our own homes. Many people choose not to renovate their homes in the winter since they are at home more often, but that doesn’t mean that you have to live in the same old setting.
Think of door hardware as jewelry for a room: Without the right knobs or levers, your home isn’t properly dressed. Charlotte Moss wishes people would pay more attention to the hardware on their doors. “It’s one of those items that sometimes gets left to the end” of renovations, said Ms. Moss, the well-known interior designer.
Did you know that your home improvement project can provide tax benefits later on? While home renovations are not necessarily tax-deductible, you can take advantage of the money you put into the remodel. Home improvement includes improvements made to the bedrooms, bathrooms, hallways, walkways, driveways, fences, attic, basement, or anything else that can add substantial
The New Year brings with it an opportunity for a fresh start for you and your newly remodeled space. Everything in your home—the thoughtfully selected patterned rug, those cool pendant lamps—is a reflection of yourself, so it’s no wonder that a calm home reflects, and reinforces, a calm self. And who couldn’t use a bit
Happy Thanksgiving from Galaxie! We want to express our gratitude for your love and support over the years! We hope your day is filled with family time and love with the ones you cherish most. Take some time today to count your blessings and be grateful for everything around you. If you’re looking for a
Where to Splurge and Where to Share: Fall Home Improvement Tips School is back in full swing, and with the kids out of the house, many homeowners are thinking that now is the perfect time to put those back-shelf home renovations into action. But with a world of opportunity at your fingertips, it can certainly
Happy Halloween Galaxie Family! We're so grateful for your support over the years and we're honored to serve the Greater Chicago community for all of your home renovation needs. We could not be who we are today without our amazing clients and we are so thankful! We hope you have a safe and Happy Halloween
There are countless options when it comes to choosing the right countertop for your kitchen remodel. Adding a new countertop can change the entire look of your kitchen without launching a large scale renovation. Choice of Textile Material choice can greatly alter the total cost of a countertop installation. Some of the most common countertop
The future of your home is set to get very smart indeed. These 11+ Smart Home Innovations are good examples. The future of the way we live in and use our homes is set to be one thing: Smart. From the fridge to your toilet seat, you Smart Home will be one of integrated appliances and furniture. The
Here’s our round-up of the top home decor trends to look out for to help you stay ahead of the curve in 2018/2019 There’s no escaping trends. Whether you live by them or feel totally unaffected, everything designed for our homes is predetermined by a wider trend influence. From trending paint colours to minimalist furniture