Hillside Kitchen Remodeling

Hillside, IL 60162 Kitchen Remodeling by Meeder Design & Remodeling

When planning a remodeling project, many homeowners think it means the complete destruction and rebuilding of a room. However, this isn’t always the case.

While the new kitchen still utilizes some of the past structure, there is plenty of new construction to make it unique. prominent is the coveted island, which was built along with the new cabinets. Although made in the same style as the existing cabinets, the island has a darker stain to add contrast to the kitchen’s look. Its granite top is also a lighter color compared to the original countertops, with metallic flecks in the stone.

The same darker cabinets line what was the dining room wall to create separate wine and beverage stations.

The wall also houses perhaps the most unique feature of the kitchen — a dumbwaiter. Built into the lower cabinet of the beverage station, it’s used to bring wine up from the cellar, as well as other items stored in the basement.

Contact Meeder Design and Remodeling today for a free in-home consultation to learn more about what new options we can create for your Hillside kitchen remodeling project.

Berkeley Kitchen Remodeling


Berkeley, IL 60163 Kitchen Remodeling by Meeder Design & Remodeling

Minimal lines, modern hardware and sharp colors top the trend charts this year.

2017 kitchen trends are all about sleek, clean, simple and industrial.

1. Gray counters, walls and floors

Gray is hot — in both the kitchen and the bath. Forget about the faux marble-finished countertops that were popular in 2016. This year, it’s all about dark gray tile on countertops, walls and even on the floor. Combined with stainless appliances, it’s a clean, industrial look with a sleek edge.

2. Glass tile backsplashes

Used in a linear pattern, glass tile backsplashes can make small spaces seem larger. Deep cobalt blue is also trending this year, pairing beautifully with gray countertops and a steel range hood.

3. Contrasting colors

The whole kitchen doesn’t have to be industrial. Paint walls a deep red or blue; install a brightly colored backsplash.   Another way to add a splash of color is to use a harlequin pattern. Think diamond-shaped tiles in four or five different varieties of contrasting colors, making sure the same color never touches.

4. Amped-up storage

Large drawers and storage is at a premium this year, in keeping with the clean, sleek, industrial look of gray countertops. Get your small appliances, tools and accessories off the counter and into a drawer.

5. Light-colored cabinets

If you’re remodeling, it may be time to veer away from dark wood cabinets, either faux or real. White cabinets are quickly becoming the new normal.

6. LED lighting

Grab a ribbon of LED lights and get creative with placement in your kitchen. Whether it’s on top or on the bottom of your cabinets, inside a hutch or under your countertop to emit a soft glow. LED lights come in a variety of colors, and they’re so inexpensive you can change it up, switching to any color that fits your mood.

Contact Meeder for an in-home design consultationcompletely free of charge!

Westchester Kitchen Remodeling

Westchester Kitchen Remodeling

Westchester Kitchen Remodeling by Meeder Design & Remodeling

Westchester homeowners want exquisite, yet sturdy, flooring and countertops, naming durability and style as their top priorities. Granite is the most popular countertop material. Hardwood flooring lost some appeal but still remains the most common kitchen option. Ceramic and porcelain tile are the choice surfaces of more Westchester homeowners this year.

Custom cabinets are still the top priority for homeowners who want to upgrade their kitchen. Light colored cabinets prove to be more popular than wood-colored or gray cabinets combined. Adding an island or breakfast bar comes in second and third as the top features to upgrade.

Contact Meeder Design today to schedule a free estimate and learn about your options from our professionals.

Lombard IL Kitchen Remodeling

Lombard IL Kitchen Remodeling

Celebrate our tradition of exceptional quality in Kitchen Remodeling with Meeder Design & Remodeling.

Meeder Design & Remodeling has remodeled and renovated many kitchens in Lombard, Illinois. Our experience show in the quality and detail of the finished product. We leave no aspect unfinished, such as a swing-out pot faucet filler next to the stove, an additional dishwasher placed for convenience (and even extra dish storage), warming drawers and double ovens, as well as specialty refrigerators and wine chillers .

Lombard IL Kitchen Remodeling 60148

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Meeder Kitchen and Family Room Remodeling Before and After Video

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Preparing Your Home for Winter

HInsdale Addition

6 Easy Steps to Help Winterizing Your Home

1. Clean Your Gutters

Check that water can flow through your gutters to prevent icicles from forming later.

2. Flush the Water Heater

Flush the water through the drain valve to clear out the material and keep your heater functioning well.

3. Clockwise Ceiling Fans

Have your ceiling fans move in a clockwise direction so they push hot air along the ceiling towards the floor.

4. Replace Filters

Regularly changing the filters in your central air and heating system can significantly improve its efficiency and longevity.

5. Draft Guards

Draft guards can help save heat from escaping under the door. (If you don’t want to shell out for a draft guard, a rolled towel placed at the bottom of an exterior door will also do the trick.)

6. Programmable Thermostat

Install a programmable thermostat now and save money by keeping the temp down when you’re asleep or not at home.

For more advanced winterizing of your home call or contact Meeder Design & Remodeling today.

La Grange IL Home Remodeling & Exterior Renovations



La Grange IL Home Remodeling & Exterior Renovations

La Grange IL Home RemodelingMeeder is the number one name in La Grange IL Home Remodeling. We’ve been providing the community unmatched remodeling services for over 40 years. We’re happy to help you reinvest in the value and look of your home. Our results are breathtaking as your home interior and exterior can be made new again.

Meeder Design & Remodeling, Where price and quality meet to provide you a one of a kind remodeling experience.

See why all our customers are raving. Give us a call today and let’s start talking about your new renovations project! We’ll even give you a free in-home or showroom appointment with a project price estimate!

La Grange IL 60525 Home Remodeling Exterior Renovations

Hinsdale IL Home Remodeling & Exterior Renovations


Hinsdale 60521 IL Home Remodeling & Exterior Renovations

Exterior renovations give you the opportunity to upgrade the image of your home while increasing energy efficiency and value.

Meeder Design can guarantee the renovation is done properly, with the right materials, and completed on time and within your budget.

The price of your project depends on the type and extent of the renovations. Meeder Design & Remodeling knows where the hidden costs are before they start. These may include specialty trim pieces, water proofing and interior updates required by your exterior renovation.

Material costs vary, and will presented to you before we start your renovations.Vinyl siding can be your most economical home renovation. There are also more expensive options like Hardie Board or concrete style siding. More costly options are insulated stucco, or designer stone, cedar and brick materials.

New windows installations are less expensive if you are replacing the siding on your home.

Energy Efficiency

Stay comfortable in the winter by making sure your home is well insulated on the outside.

Repair air leaks with properly functioning windows and doors.

Not sure where to start when thinking about an exterior renovation. Call or contact Meeder Design to talk to an experienced general contractor. By working with an experienced professional that knows pricing and design, you can be confident the results will be affordable and look amazing.


Meeder Design and Remodeling, Real Luxury at Everyday Prices.