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Normandy Remodeling Prevails at NARI Remodeling Excellence Awards;Wins in Multiple Design Categories

Posted on January 23, 2019

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) recently held their annual Remodeling Excellence Awards, where Normandy Remodeling was honored with eight awards within the kitchen remodel, home addition and bathroom remodeling categories. The Remodeling Excellence Awards are bestowed to Chicagoland designers and contractors who have demonstrated exceptional designs in remodeling projects within the past… more

Warm Up To The Idea Of A Warming Drawer

Posted on December 10, 2018

If your family has an on-the-go lifestyle, it may be difficult to find a time when you can all enjoy a meal at the same time. We’ve all been there, a practice runs late or you get that last-minute “stuck at work” call. “Fortunately, the warming drawer makes it possible for families to have fresh,… more

Vanity Table Tricks to Put Your Best Face Forward

Posted on July 30, 2018

Think about your morning beauty routine… Are makeup and hair products cluttering your bathroom countertops? Are you leaning over the sink to apply your mascara? Do you wish you had better lighting?  If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions, we know just what you need… a vanity table. And, according to Normandy Designer… more

Classic Meets Playful for this Victorian Kitchen Remodel in Hinsdale

Posted on April 8, 2016

The homeowners of this 1920’s, Victorian foursquare style home shared a love of classic architecture and antique finds, collected over many years in their travels throughout Europe and the U.S.   So when it came time to remodel their kitchen, they knew that maintaining a unique and vintage style was important. But because this busy family… more

Kitchen Remodel Insights: Independent Spaces for your Cooktop and Oven

Posted on October 21, 2015

When it comes to making the most of your kitchen remodel, it is all about tailoring the space to fit your needs. This includes the placement of your cooking surface and oven. In the past, a traditional range was an appliance that combined these two elements in the same space.  In reality, separating these into… more