Storm Water Management

Given the recent heavy flooding in Lake County Illinois, it’s a good opportunity to address the storm water management policies in Downers Grove and other Chicago-land areas. Anyone who has built a new home or major addition recently may have …

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Downers Grove Kitchen Renovation

Recently, a team member of the Studio21 Architects completed a kitchen renovation for of his own home. The dated 1960’s kitchen was in need of a major renovation to make it more suitable to today’s lifestyle. Kitchens are increasingly becoming …

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How Racing Made Me a Better Architect

At a recent marketing conference, I confirmed something I always knew about myself. My number one personality trait is the need for competition, the second most dominate trait is the need for knowledge. That explains everything. I love competition. For …

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