A Deeper Dive Into Lake Shore Restore

We’re excited to introduce you to #LakeShoreRestore, an active, exciting project we’ve been working on recently. This is a special job for us, not just because we get to completely transform an awesome condo with an amazing view, but because the project comes from a repeat client. In the previous project, we only renovated their […]

Lugbill Designs Tops the List of 2020’s Most Popular Bathrooms on Houzz

The most popular bathrooms for the 1st quarter of 2020 have been featured in Houzz and this time, Lugbill Designs earned the no.1 spot! For years, Houzz has been featuring  a compilation of the most-saved photos uploaded on their website. They just released an official list of the Top 10 Most Popular Bathrooms this year […]

Second Floor Upgrades at #LugbillLanding

Happy May!  Today we’re going to spend some time jumping into the second level floor plan.    When we purchased #LugbillLanding, we knew that eventually we would end up renovating both the first floor and the second floor, not to mention the attic and the basement.   We originally were going back and forth between […]

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Color Psychology for Interior Design

  Color Psychology for interior design emphasizes the importance of choosing the appropriate color theme for any space. Your choice of paint colors, furniture and accents can affect the overall vibe of your home and alter your experience. In this infographic from Lugbill Designs are interesting facts that will guide you in choosing the right […]

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 to make sure that this surface is […]

Interior Design Hacks

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 we had to new and trendy ones. Prepare yourself for […]

Interior Design Portfolio

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 young designer, Erica says that the resume should be on the first part of the portfolio. It […]

How To Protect Your Furniture When You’re Painting

How To Protect Your Furniture When You’re Painting

In this video, Erica Lugbill, the owner of Lugbill Designs, a high-end residential remodeling and interior design firm in Chicago, provides quick and easy tips on protecting furniture when you’re painting your home. Erica suggests moving your furnitures to the center of the room, in order to keep the perimeter clear so you can move […]

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.

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. […]

Good Colors for Painting a Common Hallway in an Apartment Building

Good Colors for Painting a Common Hallway in an Apartment Building

Choosing colors can be a frustrating thing to do for many, as the color choice has influence in so many other aspects of the design of a space.  The wrong colors can make the space look overwhelming, suffocating or too sterile. In this video, Erica Lugbill, discusses how to choose a color for painting a […]

A Quick Pick-Me-Up: Window Treatments

Windows are easily overlooked in most people’s homes. By adding a little pizzazz to your windows, you can take your space from drab to fab!  As we’re designing for our Chicago interior design clients, windows are some of the lowest hanging fruit, in terms of making maximum impact for minimal budget. There are countless options […]

My Design Philosophy

All design firms specialize in something. They have something that sets them apart.  At Lugbill Designs, we believe in creating beautiful homes that are functional and represent our client’s lifestyles and personal tastes. Our end goal is to transform a home into a space that is visually stimulating and luxurious, while staying livable and comfortable. How […]

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