Category Archives: Interior Design

Problems Painting Kitchen Walls

In this video, Erica Lugbill, the owner of Lugbill Designs, a high-end residential remodeling and interior design firm in Chicago, discusses some of the problems commonly faced when painting kitchen walls. As kitchen walls are a prime spot for grease and grime to build up on, “you want >> Read More

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Report: 8 Trends in Energy Efficient Home Design for 2016 – [PART 2] Energy Efficient Home

Report: 8 Trends in Energy Efficient Home Design for 2016

In the previous article, we discussed some of the benefits of living in an energy efficient home, along with things that reduce energy efficiency. For example, hidden cracks and low grade insulation >> Read More

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Interior Design Hacks to Enhance Your Living Space

Little do many of us know that old household items and the things we normally throw on trash have potential to make our homes more interesting. With a little drench of creativity juices, you can create beautiful home decoration and transform old and bland items >> Read More

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Things You Should Have in Your Interior Design Portfolio

In this post, Erica Lugbill, the owner of Lugbill Designs, a high-end residential remodeling and interior design firm in Chicago, shares some pointers on what to include in your interior design portfolio. Showing her own portfolio as a >> Read More

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Tricks for Fixing Thin Curtains

In this video, Erica Lugbill, theowner of Lugbill Designs, ahigh-end residential remodeling and interior design firm in Chicago talks about how to fix your thin store-bought curtains. “No one wants cheap looking bedsheets hanging up in the wall” says Erica. There is a way to fix these >> Read More

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Paint Colors for a Bedroom Without Natural Light

Erica Lugbill, owner of Chicago high-end residential design and remodeling firm, Lugbill Designs, shares her expertise in picking the right color for your room, when you don’t have natural light in the space. In the below video, Erica shows how you can use light, >> Read More

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Unexpected Color

I love when clients are bold and not afraid to take risks in their home. It really helps takes the space to the next level. Case in point: A client recently told me they’d be interested in adding a colorful, striped carpet runner in their home. We ended up using this custom Missoni stair runner. […]

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Top 20 Chicago Celebrity Houses

Top 20 Chicago Celebrity Houses

Chicago is popular for its amazing architecture, awesome views, and rich historical background.  All of these attributes attract a good amount of celebrities, which call the largest city in Illinois (and the Midwest), their home.  The city’s vibrant business >> Read More

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What Other Finishes Go With Chrome?

The metallic element Chromium, or Chrome, is a metal that is often used in interior design.  It can be used in a variety of ways, including cabinet hardware, tile patterns, and furniture and décor. Erica Lugbill, lead interior >> Read More

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Redesigning Your Kitchen: Top 50 Trends to Follow

Redesigning Your Kitchen: Top 50 Trends to Follow

Introduction: Designing Your Kitchen Planning a renovation is tricky. This is especially true for kitchen renovations where every small detail could make or break the general outcome of the task. Kitchen redesign should not merely be an afterthought as it opens you >> Read More

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