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Whether you’re considering a remodeling project with us, looking for tips and ideas, or just like to follow home improvement blogs, you’ve come to the right place. At Archway, we believe your home should make you happy. After all, it’s where you spend most of your time – so why not enjoy it?

This blog is meant to inspire you and help you achieve that goal of having a beautiful home that you and your family love. Browse our before and after photos, catch up on the latest trends, and laugh along with us as we share some crazy behind the scenes stories. We’re glad you’re here!

Modern Kitchens

It’s amazing how styles and color change with time. Luckily, there are always products that transition from one style to the other without a problem. That is where we have made a difference. When you can just change your accessories and your kitchen continues to be stylish that’s when you know you had the right components to begin with. Get […]


Get your quote…it’s OK!

Things seem to be quite different this year. Most of us, if not all, are uneasy about thinking ahead. But even with the uncertainty we need to look forward and stay positive. We have made changes to our standard proceedures to minimize contact and maximize safety. Our sales staff still meet with our clients in person but keeping our distance […]


July 2019 Tuckpointing Sale

Tuckpointing this month is 48% Off labor. It is quite important to maintain your brick and mortar. Very easily we ignore it until we find a leak somewhere in the wall or by a window. At that point, your damage often is between most of your brick layers, which translates into it being more costly to repair. Our experts are […]


Weatherproofing and Winterizing Your Home

Like it or not, winter is just around the corner for us Chicagoans. That means rain, sleet, and snow are on their way to damage your home and rack up costly repair bills. Fortunately, there are ways to help prevent your home from being totally terrorized by a strong winter storm. Here are some tips from Archway on how to […]


Tips from Archway – Prepping Your Kitchen for the Holidays

With Thanksgiving only two days away (crazy, right??) it’s time to start getting your kitchen ready for all of the holiday fun that is coming over the next few weeks! If you are hosting a holiday meal this year (or even if you aren’t) we have some great tips to help keep your kitchen clean, clutter-free and ready for entertaining. […]


“Tips From Archway” – The Best Lighting for Your Bathroom

Your bathroom is the one place in your home where you can have 100% privacy, and therefore, should use it as your own lavish sanctuary. That’s one of the many reasons people choose to remodel their bathrooms, so they can do just that. To make the most out of your beautiful new space, you’ll need some beautiful lighting. We have a […]


Tips from Archway: Choosing the Right Kitchen Cabinets

When it’s time to remodel your kitchen, the cabinets are arguably the most important choice you have to make when putting everything together. There are so many different options for kitchen cabinets that it can be a little overwhelming to figure out which ones are right for your home. We are here to help you! Let us break down the […]


Tips from Archway: Choosing the Best Replacement Windows

If you’re like most homeowners, you probably don’t understand much about the different types of replacement windows that are on the market and what type is the best for your home. Luckily, we are here to educate you! First, let’s start out by explaining the warning signs that you may need to replace your windows. If you’re wondering if it’s […]


Tips from Archway: Remodeling Your Home to Prep for Fall/Winter

Start with thinking about the things in your home that bothered you during the last cold season. Was it your drafty windows? Leaking or poorly insulated roof? Wasted energy or too-high energy costs? There are a few different ways relieve those pains now before it’s too late.