Archive for September, 2014

Small changes with big rewards

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Fall is here and just as the trees are changing their look, it may be time to add some color to your home. We asked Michelle Polay of Polay Interiors in Elmhurst for some decorating tips. If you would rather leave the decorating to the experts, please contact Michelle by email at If you […]

Elmhurst's First Neighborhood

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Next in our exploration of Elmhurst subdivisions is a neighborhood so iconic, as far we can tell no one ever thought to name it. In fact, we are dedicating two articles to this area so that we don’t miss any of the fascinating history. Stretching from St. Charles Road on the North to the Prairie […]

The Jetson House of the Future is Here Now

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Now most homeowners can live like the Jetsons with “smart homes,” the latest house trend that allows the homeowner to control everything from lighting, security, temperature and more with a touch on their iphone. It’s being referred to as the “internet of things” with technology that is surprisingly user friendly. While it was fun to […]