Studio 21 attends CSE 2017

The Consumer Electronics Show(CES), is the world’s gathering place for all things related to consumer technologies and where net- generation innovations are introduced. Products from drones the size of a quarter to a motorized carry-on suitcase that can travel for six miles …

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Studio 21 Interior Renovation of Wheaton Home

Sometimes a house is just the right size for your family and in the perfect location, but the interior of the home just doesn’t hit the mark. Don’t turn your back on it just yet, maybe an interior renovation can …

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Setting Reasonable Expectations, Budgets, and Timelines

Setting reasonable expectations is one of the most important things we can do for our clients. When educating them about the construction process, an early expectation should start with the project cost. We all want the best products and services we can afford. …

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Tech Trend: Ecobee Thermostat

Smart home technology has finally evolved to become mainstream and affordable. From low cost lighting controls, motorized shades and even low cost integrated systems that let you know your garage door was left open and allows you to shut it …

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Designing Couple’s Dream Ranch House in Glen Ellyn

Studio21 Architects worked together with Rich Van Ham of Apex Construction and their clients to collaborate on creating this 5,000 square foot ranch house in the western suburbs. The client had purchased their expansive lot and asked us to assist …

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What to look for in a home inspection

So you are ready to find your dream home. It is a daunting process but you are willing to undertake it to ensure that you get to live in the location and home of your choice. Your home should be …

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Historic District of Schaumburg Residence dining

Design+Build Process on Historic Farmhouse in Shaumburg

Studio21 architects took on the role of architect and builder for this home in Schaumburg, Illinois. Using our Design+Build process, the client worked with the architectural staff from schematic design to the completion of construction. This home started as a …

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Where does time go?

I can’t believe the year is almost over, with the holidays just around the corner. “Time has just flown by”. Does that sound familiar? Where does all the time go? Remember how it would take forever for Christmas to get here? …

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WaterSense

WaterSense is partnership program by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, seeks to protect the future of our nation’s water supply by offering people a simple way to use less water with water-efficient products, new homes, and services. The program seeks …

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