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Bathroom Tile Guide

For anyone ready to update a bathroom, tile may not be getting all the consideration it should. Here at J&J Construction, we’re constantly surprised at the new ideas, finishes, and looks that our suppliers bring us. Porcelain that looks like wood, and wears like iron? Subway tiles in every color under the sun? Metallic finishes? Wow! Since it’s possible to finish out a bathroom in tile on practically every surface, we thought we’d share some of the latest trends and examples. Cool and Easy Blue is always a classic for any bathroom...

Organizing Small Bathrooms

How is that one of the busiest rooms in your home was designed to be so --- small? Bathrooms never have enough storage, it seems. There are a lot of items that live there, each important, each taking up space, and multiplying with each family member. From towels to toilet paper, shampoo to shaving cream - it’s all necessary. But where does it all go? When you’re dealing with standard bathroom layouts, space really is limited. Countertops fill up quickly, and cabinets - well, are there ever enough? Smart organizing...

Top Paint Colors For 2020

If you’re getting the itch to start some new home updates, you’re not alone! Major paint companies, designers, and trend-watchers know this, and roll out (see what we did there?) the hot new paint colors every January. Although some of the new colors are chic updates to classic hues, some may surprise you! Ready to get inspired? Let’s look at the top new paint colors for 2020! Classic Blue for All! Pantone Color Institute named Classic Blue as their Color of the Year. They’re known for their accuracy in predicting the...

Twice the Impact in this Two Bathroom Renovation Project

Renovating two bathrooms in one project is a brave step!  At this Aurora, IL residence, the homeowners were ready to make big changes in their master and hall bathrooms. J&J Construction partnered with the couple to create both new rooms - each with a cool, serene take on the latest colorways and materials. The end results? All of the above, now with streamlined efficiency and layouts that work beautifully. Goals: At the time of renovation, these bathrooms were serviceable but outdated. Updating the cabinets, bringing a sense of openness to...

Kunz Addition – Part 1

Michael and Maxine Kunz fell in love with their 1960’s Spanish Revival home from the moment they laid eyes on it. With the open floor plan and copious amount of natural light, they knew this was going to be their family’s forever home. But how were they going to make this unique 4-bedroom homework for their growing family of 5? That is when a conversation with her mother led Maxine to make the call that would help solve all their problems. Before photo of the house. Michael and Maxine reached out...

The Pros and Cons of Converting a Standard Tub into a Walk-In Shower in Naperville

Bathtub to shower conversions are among the hottest trends in bathroom remodeling today, and walk-in showers are often on the checklist of features prospective home buyers seek. On the other hand, permanently getting rid of a bathtub can be an intimidating decision to make during your bathroom remodel in Naperville, IL. Today, let’s take a look at some of the pros and cons of this conversion. The Pros: Showers Are Used More Frequently Perhaps the best argument for converting your standard tub into a walk-in shower is a purely practical one: most Americans utilize...

A Brief Guide on Flooring Options for Your Home

If you’re preparing for home remodeling in Naperville, IL, it’s extremely important to know your options. No matter what room you’re remodeling, you’ll want to understand the pros and cons of various flooring selections to enhance the success of your overall remodel. Today, we’ve assembled a list of the most popular flooring options and explained the mechanics and most common usages of each. Hardwood Flooring Hardwood flooring is probably one of the classiest and most coveted flooring options available. Hardwood offers unparalleled elegance, but it can also be expensive and harder...

Project Spotlight: Amazing Bathroom Remodel in Aurora

J&J Construction was hired to remodel two bathrooms. The master bathroom we are featuring here, had a lot of wasted space, limited storage and awkward placement of a window. The customer wanted to keep the original footprint to save money and keep the project on a short schedule. After the initial consultation, we began demolition of the walls dividing the toilet and shower stall from the rest of the room. We removed the window and replaced the over-sized jacuzzi tub with a beautiful soaker tub by Kohler. By removing the...

A Naperville Bathroom Remodel that Took Just 7 Days!

Before encountering J&J Construction of Illinois, many of our clients consider bathroom renovations as little more than pipe dreams. They’re tired of outdated fixtures and leaky faucets, but renovation seems too intimidating, too time-consuming, and too costly to undertake. But what if we told you our bathroom remodel rate is typically $7,000 less than the industry average? What if we told you we could transform your space in seven days? What if we told you we can save you time and money without compromising quality? What if we told you we...

Project Spotlight: Master Bathroom

Every company loves repeat clients. This month we spotlight a Master Bath remodel for a Naperville client that we first started working for over 20 years ago. This gorgeous remodel was done with all the “Must-Haves”. We started by building a custom shower about double the size of the original. 12×24 Ethos Beige tile adorn the walls of the shower and tub. A Bliss Cappuccino glass tile border runs throughout the shower and around the tub. The same tile was used in the shower wall niche. Stunning Kohler Devonshire plumbing...

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After listening to feedback from clients during the selection process, we began installing and updating our 1200 sq.ft. showroom upstairs at our office.

3682 Prairie Lake Ct.
Aurora, IL

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