Chicago Three-flat

Renovation project to update and improve a classic Chicago three-flat originally built in 1915. 

  • New roof and masonry repairs
  • New bathrooms and kitchens in each unit
  • Patching and painting throughout apartments, refinishing floors, new electrical fixtures
  • Expanding master BR via open shelves in window frames
  • New plumbing lines and additional electrical circuits
  • Retaining original woodwork, doors, hardware
  • Sustainable/eco-friendly/reclaimed materials
  • Native prairie plants to revive exterior gardens

Bathroom Renovation for Hair+Makeup Artist

  • Grey, black, chrome, and walnut with warm lighting make this one sleek yet comfortable
  • Kohler lighted mirror cabinet
  • Grey picket-shape shower tiles with matte black porcelain floor
  • Modern plumbing and bath fixtures
  • New LED lighting fixtures from Progress Lighting and Envirolite
  • Painted using Zero-VOC paint

Bathroom Renovation

  • Re-used existing toilet and vanity
  • Installed new tub and ceramic tile surround
  • Updated bath plumbing
  • Installed new wainscoting
  • Painted using Zero-VOC paint
  • New hardware, shelves and mirror
  • New ceramic tile floor
  • New shower lighting and bath fan

Kitchen Remodeling in Patterson Park

Partial remodel of large kitchen space in historic Patterson Park row-home.

  • Installed new tin ceiling.
  • Installed and finished solid oak hardwood flooring using eco-friendly stain and Polywhey finish.
  • Redesign of cabinet layout for better utility.
  • Installed honed granite countertops with stainless steel farmhouse sink.
  • Updated lighting plan using energy-efficient LED fixtures and reflected light.


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MHIC #134555

True Habitat LLC 312.208.7366