Case Studies

Welcome to our case studies!  If you have heard about one of our great projects on the radio and are looking for further details, you’ve come to the right place:


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Christina and Adam’s Wilmette Addition and Kitchen Remodel

Christina and Adam loved their neighborhood in Wilmette, but found that their cramped kitchen wasn’t keeping up with their growing family’s needs.  The kitchen was closed off from the rest of the house, with only a small doorway opening to the adjacent family room.  The kitchen table had become a hub of activity for homework… more

Suzanne and Phillip’s LaGrange Victorian Home Addition

Suzanne and Phillip love the history and beauty of their 1850′s vintage Victorian style home in LaGrange, but found that it lacked some of the modern-day amenities and needed an update.  Their detached garage was in need of attention, the original copper turret had been replaced at some point in the home’s history, and they… more

Nancy and Paul’s Chicago Lincoln Park Kitchen Remodel

Nancy and Paul had an outdated galley kitchen in their Chicago Lincoln Park home that was cramped and closed off from the rest of the house.  They wanted to open up the kitchen to other areas of the home and eliminate the need for a kitchen table, all while updating to a sleek and modern… more

Marianne & Don’s Palatine Home Addition

Marianne and Don absolutely loved their large, wooded lot in Palatine, their neighborhood and their kids’ school.  But their house, was another matter.  They found the look of the home uninspiring, and it was starting to feel very cramped to their growing family.  They enlisted the help of Normandy Design Manager Troy Pavelka to help… more

Camille and Curtis’ Hinsdale Kitchen Remodel

Camille and Curtis love their 1920’s Victorian 4-Square style home in Hinsdale, and the charm and character that is found with their older home.  So when the time came to modernize and update their kitchen, they wanted to add in all the modern conveniences, but not at the expense of the overall style of the… more

Sarah and Norton’s Northfield Addition and Bathroom

Sarah & Norton loved their Northfield colonial style home, but their growing family left them wishing for a retreat away from the hustle and bustle of daily family life.  They began working with Normandy Remodeling Designer Vince Weber to create a master suite addition to their home, that would allow them to recharge and be… more

Deb and Kevin’s Naperville Kitchen Remodel

Deb & Kevin love their Naperville home, but their original builder-grade kitchen just wasn’t meeting their family’s needs.  They began working with Normandy Designer Ann Stockard to redesign their kitchen, and the results were so spectacular, the finished Naperville kitchen remodel won 2 National Design Awards (a Master Design Award and a Contractor of the Year… more

Debbie’s Deer Park Kitchen Remodel

Debbie loves to cook and spend time in the kitchen, and recently came to the conclusion that her tired old kitchen was in need of an update.  The kitchen’s layout was not making the best use of her space, and the oak cabinets were showing their age.  Recently retired, this active globe-trotter had collected a… more

Marc and Judy’s Evanston Kitchen Remodel

For Marc and Judy, living in a vintage 1920′s home certainly has its charms, but sometimes a home’s storied past can leave you with some unusual challenges.  This particular home in Evanston was subdivided into multiple residences at one time, and although the house had returned to being a single family home, one of the… more

Melissa and Al’s Hinsdale Master Bathroom and Master Suite Remodel

Melissa and Al’s master bedroom, bathroom, closet and sitting area were spacious, but didn’t quite have the level of finishes and luxury that would truly make it a “Master Suite”.  The bathroom’s builder grade cabinets, a small shower, and under-utilized closet space didn’t do this Hinsdale master bathroom justice.  The master bedroom had an area… more

Laura and Matt’s Chicago Wicker Park Kitchen Remodel

Laura and Matt had been slowly renovating their Chicago Wicker Park home themselves, and had put off updating the kitchen; knowing that it would pose the most significant challenge to create a design that would fit their modern personalities without it being out of place in their vintage home. They began working with Normandy Remodeling… more