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Any homeowner or interior designer will tell you, “kitchens and bathrooms make a home.” It’s no surprise, as most of us spend plenty of time in both spaces. Many even consider the kitchen “the heart of the home.” So, when you’re considering upgrades in and around the house make sure to keep these two areas at the top of the list! From countertops, appliances, flooring, back splashes, faucets and more, there are plenty of amazing things that can be done to make your kitchen all the more inviting. Homes Heart is all about designing the right space for our client’s[…] Continue Reading
Cabinets are top of mind when considering a kitchen remodel, and it’s easy to understand why. Cabinets are the main focus of a kitchen, and are essential to the kitchen’s functionality. Most importantly, cabinets account for roughly 60 percent of a remodeling budget. So, it is important to consider your options carefully and choose the right cabinets for your space. Homes Heart is all about designing the right space for our clients’ unique lifestyle and personality. Follow our tips on how to choose the right cabinets for your kitchen remodel. Materials: Wood may seem like the only choice, but other[…] Continue Reading
A kitchen remodel is one of the best ways to improve your home’s interior, functionality and value. Luckily, Homes Heart specializes in just that! From luxurious retreats, gourmet oases to functionality for the whole family the staff at Homes Heart has done it all! Take the following dos and don’ts into consideration before starting on your kitchen remodel. Do your research Before meeting with a contractor or interior designer, scope out ideas on Pinterest or Houzz that match your vision of the ideal kitchen. Consider the layout, appliances, functionality, finishes and color scheme. Save these ideas on your phone, tablet[…] Continue Reading
Homes Heart is pleased to announce that we have moved to a new office! The new space is located at: 407 E. Terra Cotta Avenue, Unit D Crystal Lake, IL 60014 We will continue to use our present telephone number: 815-355-3049 We spent the past few years in a building less than 3 miles from our new location. And while we made great memories (and bathrooms and kitchens) there, we couldn’t be more excited about our new space. We’re confident the new development will enable Homes Heart to accommodate its clients more efficiently and effectively. Our new office is housed[…] Continue Reading
If you like the clean, flush lines of inset cabinetry, then now is the time to take advantage of a special offer by one of Homes Heart Design’s custom cabinet manufacturer’s. Stone hearth Inset by Mouser’s Custom Cabinetry is a custom inset cabinet offered by Homes Heart Design, Inc. The manufacturer is offering a $30 per cabinet cash‐back rebate on order of ten cabinets or more placed through January 15, 2013. This rebate is mailed directly to you, the homeowner. For example, if you have 20 cabinet boxes in your kitchen remodel plan, then you will have earned a[…] Continue Reading
Please take a moment to look around our new website, we think you’ll like what it has to offer. Take a look at our Gallery, read about our design philosophy as well as our approach to helping you select the best design for your space. We think you’ll like what you find!
We utilize a flexible three-step approach that matches the right style with your unique personality to create a space that is functional, durable and beautiful. Step 1: We Listen What are your personal tastes? What is your preferred style? What are your goals for the space? How should it feel when it’s finished? What kind of budget do you have? These are just a few of the questions we ask as we observe your current kitchen and explore your ideal one. We also examine magazine clippings or pictures of kitchens you like and study traffic patterns to determine optimum functional[…] Continue Reading