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Kitchen & Bath Renovation – Cabinets & Finishes

Kitchen & Bath Renovation – Cabinets & Finishes

Tradition stages during remodeling are conceptual design, pricing, planning, demolition, rough in and finishes.  With this kitchen the flooring used is marmoleum which is natural linoleum is one of greenest floors on the market. It’s bio-based, highly durable, non-toxic, anti-microbial and easy to maintain.  It comes in a wide range of color and pattern choices.  [...]

Kitchen & Bath Renovation – Drywall

Kitchen & Bath Renovation – Drywall

After the plumbing, electrical and life safety inspections at rough in next came insulation and then drywall.  Here Craig is applying finish coats to the newly hung drywall in the new kitchen area.

Kitchen & Bath Renovation – Demolition

Kitchen & Bath Renovation – Demolition

The electrical in the walls and ceiling that was changes started with the original knob and tube, progressed to ’50s wiring and had some ’80s wiring surface mounted above a dropped ceiling.  In the ceiling we uncovered old piping for a long abandoned attic water tank creating pressurized water for the ‘modern’ kitchen.

Kitchen & Bath Renovation – Before Pictures

Kitchen & Bath Renovation – Before Pictures

This is a kitchen and bath renovation.  Our customers are fairly typical.  They were referrals from another customer who has used us in their home on five different projects over the years.  The home is in central Champaign. The original kitchen was older with a built in pantry and breakfast area.  A corner had been [...]

Master Bathroom Renovation

Master Bathroom Renovation

A young professional couple transfering to the community loved their new home but hated that master bathroom.  They contacted RDI.  We went through the conceptual stages  then into design with a look to open space, easy of cleaning, comfort and light.  Out with the dark colors, the massive whirlpool shoehorned into too small of a [...]