Fresh Home Upgrades for Spring

After a long winter cooped up indoors, spring is the perfect time to start reimagining your home and making upgrades that create a fresh, welcoming vibe. These project ideas—some big, some small—can help breathe new life into your home so that you’re ready to enjoy your favorite rooms to the fullest. Air it out. Months…

Trend Alert: Color in the Kitchen

This unexpected pop of color is brought to you by a vivid new trend showing up in many of today’s kitchens. Call it an inevitable pendulum swing away from the preponderance of white we’ve seen in high-end kitchens over the past few years or simply a new way to express your vibrant style in the…

Buona, The Original Italian Beef, Expands to Schererville

Buona, The Original Italian Beef, announced the opening of its first location outside of Illinois at 324 US 41, Schererville, Indiana, 46375 on March 27. The opening represents a significant milestone for the family-owned business, as it signals its intent to spread the “national” sandwich of Chicago beyond Illinois’ borders. The restaurant will be the…

Size Matters: Finding the Perfect Size Home for You

If you’re house shopping, there’s probably one question that’s been on your mind often: “What size home should I buy?” At a glance, the answer seems obvious: as big as you can afford! But that’s only a small piece of the puzzle. Home size matters on many levels from personal preference to resale value, future…