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Top Kitchen Backsplash Trends for 2022

Top Kitchen Backsplash Trends for 2022

Back to Blog Top Kitchen Backsplash Trends for 2022 Looking for a unique backsplash idea for a kitchen remodel? That all-important wall space above countertops, better known as the backsplash, can be decorated a number of ways, from subway tile to glass tile to...

Kitchen Island Designs

Kitchen Island Designs

Back to Blog Kitchen Island Designs The design of a kitchen island can feel like a complicated task. There are more kitchen island designs than you could ever need. You need to choose the finish, materials, layout, and appliances that you want your island to have. You...

Drury Design + Hinsdale Magazine

Drury Design + Hinsdale Magazine

Back to Blog Hinsdale Magazine | Drury Design The feature highlights a family vacation spot dating back to the 1980s. The home needed updates both aesthetically and functionally in order to truly utilize the expansive space. With the home being a year-round...

Kitchen Countertop Options: What You Need to Know

Kitchen Countertop Options: What You Need to Know

Back to Blog While planning a kitchen remodel, choosing the correct option for your new kitchen countertop surface material is one of the most important final decisions you’ll make during the design process. But there are so many kitchen countertop options to choose...

How to Achieve Successful Kitchen Appliance Placement

How to Achieve Successful Kitchen Appliance Placement

Back to Blog How to Achieve Successful Kitchen Appliance Placement The kitchen. It’s the heart of a home–where we cook, gather, entertain and make memories. A thoughtful kitchen design is instrumental in ensuring the room supports your way of life.  A major component...

Drury Design 35th Anniversary Party

Drury Design 35th Anniversary Party

Back to Blog Celebrating 35 Years of Kitchen & Bath Design Customers, craftsmen, materials suppliers and vendor partners helped us celebrate the milestone on a starry night in early October. Thank you for marking the moment with us. We look forward to celebrating...

How Much Value Does a Bathroom Remodel Add?

How Much Value Does a Bathroom Remodel Add?

Back to Blog How Much Value Does a Bathroom Remodel Add? It’s no secret that people spend a lot of time in their bathrooms. For homeowners, it makes sense to invest in a space that will not only enhance the experience of being at home but will also increase their home...

How to Survive a Kitchen Remodel

How to Survive a Kitchen Remodel

Back to Blog How to Survive a Kitchen Remodel There comes a time in every homeowner’s life in which it’s finally time to get that dream kitchen. Maybe it’s to celebrate a new job. Maybe your kids have finally left the nest—you need a new kitchen for hosting dinner...

What to Consider When Remodeling a Kitchen

What to Consider When Remodeling a Kitchen

  Back to Blog What to Consider When Remodeling a Kitchen A kitchen remodel is a big undertaking. The stakes are high—the rewards tremendous. But what should you consider when planning a kitchen remodel? This is where an experienced kitchen designer can add...

Design Guide: Fall / Winter 2021

Design Guide: Fall / Winter 2021

Back to Blog We invite you to dive into home design trends, news, and inspiration with our latest Design Guide! In this edition of the Drury Design bi-annual Design Guide, we touch on the new normal we are living in and how design enthusiasm has not slowed! Plus, we...

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost in Chicago?

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost in Chicago?

Back to Blog Let's cut to the chase, shall we? The total bathroom remodeling cost can be anything you want it to be. It ultimately depends on your aspirations and how much wiggle room there is in your budget. Sure, you could skimp on quality to save money, but what's...

Design Guide: Spring | Summer | 2021

Design Guide: Spring | Summer | 2021

  Back to Blog In this edition of the Drury Design bi-annual Design Guide, we admire a few memorable recent home remodels, we celebrate our team's impressive accomplishments, and we welcome new faces to our team!  We hope you can appreciate all this issue has to...

Drury Design Team Earns Five NKBA Accreditations

Drury Design Team Earns Five NKBA Accreditations

Back to Blog A Standard That Sets Designers Apart The NKBA, National Kitchen and Bath Association, developed industry credential programs to recognize designers at varying levels of expertise. Five Drury designers have earned prestigious credentials with the National...

How Will a Kitchen Renovation Affect Your Home Value?

How Will a Kitchen Renovation Affect Your Home Value?

Back to Blog Kitchen Remodeling Costs and Factors Kitchens are an incredibly popular remodeling choice for homeowners. In fact, the National Association of Homebuilders claimed that major kitchen remodels accounted for 78% of projects last year, making it the second...

Typical Kitchen Remodel Size and Spend

Typical Kitchen Remodel Size and Spend

Back to Blog Kitchen Remodeling Costs and Factors Kitchens are an incredibly popular remodeling choice for homeowners. In fact, the National Association of Homebuilders claimed that major kitchen remodels accounted for 78% of projects last year, making it the second...

Top 3 Reasons Homeowners Remodel

Top 3 Reasons Homeowners Remodel

Back to Blog Kitchen Remodeling Costs and Factors Kitchens are an incredibly popular remodeling choice for homeowners. In fact, the National Association of Homebuilders claimed that major kitchen remodels accounted for 78% of projects last year, making it the second...

How to Achieve Successful Kitchen Appliance Placement

A Kitchen Designed for Entertaining: KBB Spotlight

Back to Blog Designing With A Purpose Featured in Kitchen and Bath Business Magazine is a recent project designed by Drury Designer, Janice Teague. She was entrusted with taking a dull kitchen and living space and turning it into a haven for entertaining. The design...

Drury Design Wins Best of Houzz

Drury Design Wins Best of Houzz

Back to Blog We did it again! We're honored to win our thirteenth consecutive "Best of Houzz" award. This year we took home both the Best of Houzz Design and Best of Houzz Service! Drury Design was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise...

How Can You Customize Your Closet?

How Can You Customize Your Closet?

Back to Blog How Can You Customize Your Closet? If you're one of those lucky people with the space for a custom walk-in closet design, the planning process can seem slightly daunting. You want this space to be functional and beautiful, and with so much space to work...

2021 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends

2021 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends

Back to Blog What's Trending in Kitchen & Bath? Curious what kitchen and bath trends and designs will reign supreme in the new year? We've got you covered! The National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) released the results of its 2021 Kitchen & Bath Design...

How Long Should a Bathroom Remodel Take?

How Long Should a Bathroom Remodel Take?

Back to Blog How Long Should a Bathroom Remodel Take? Like anyone, we are true fans of a great before & after makeover. And that's exactly what reality TV has harnessed. The fact that you're reading this article now assures us that you've been accustomed to...

How Long Should a Kitchen Remodel Take?

How Long Should a Kitchen Remodel Take?

Back to Blog How Long Should a Kitchen Remodel Take? Why Kitchen Remodeling Takes Time The home remodeling programs on HGTV are fun to watch. Magic happens in minutes. Presto! Old and outdated becomes new and modern. This is the magic of tv home remodeling. But the TV...

Design Guide | Fall & Winter | 2020

Design Guide | Fall & Winter | 2020

Back to Blog We invite you to dive into home design trends, news, and inspiration with our latest Design Guide! In this edition of the Drury Design bi-annual Design Guide, we touch on the new normal we are living in and how design trends have been affected. Plus, we...