WATTS UP WITH LUMENS?

 

Most of us are familiar with incandescent lightbulbs.  The bulbs are purchased based on watts – 100W, 60W etc. The incandescent lightbulb was invented over a 100 years ago and the basic gist has remained […]

DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS: Slow Cooker Garlic Parmesan Chicken & Potatoes

 

DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS is a column that appears in our quarterly newsletter along with project highlights, new kitchen and bath product information or trends, and other interesting tidbits. DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS recipes have all been used by […]

MARVELOUS MAPLE CUSTOM CABINETRY IN NAPERVILLE

We began this kitchen remodel with a really great space. The original footprint of the kitchen was well arranged but the finishes didn’t match the stature of the home. The kitchen needed something more substantial.

The […]

ROC Featured in West Suburban Living!

We are proud to announce that River Oak Cabinetry has been featured in West Suburban Living Magazine for a beautiful kitchen we remodeled at the home of Nancy and Bill Seiple of Naperville.

Here is the […]

HOME DESIGN TRENDS THROUGH 2025 (YES 2025!)

 

The AIA is a professional membership organization, established in the mid 1800s, with 300 local and state chapters throughout the United States.  Its nearly 88,000 members are licensed architects, professionals and allied partners.  Goals of […]

DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS: Ham Cheddar Chowder

 

DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS is a column that appears in our quarterly newsletter along with project highlights, new kitchen and bath product information or trends, and other interesting tidbits. DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS recipes have all been used by […]

River Oak Cabinetry and Pets: Remodeling with Animals

We are a pet friendly company.  Our company mascot is Sammi, the owners’ dog.  Sammi is a female Vizsla (vizh-la), also known as a Hungarian Pointer.  She doesn’t visit jobsites, but occasionally she comes to […]

DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS: Marinated Pork Tenderloin and Strawberry Ice

 

DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS is a column that appears in our quarterly newsletter along with project highlights, new kitchen and bath product information or trends, and other interesting tidbits. DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS recipes have all been used by […]

Is yellow a tricky color to work with?

Yellow is one of the easiest colors to see from a distance hence taxis being yellow. In racing, a yellow flag signals caution. “Tie a yellow ribbon ‘round the old oak tree”, sang Tony Orlando […]

BUILDING PERMITS: THE PROCESS AND THE BENEFITS

Building codes are sets of regulations governing the design, construction, alteration, and maintenance of structures. They specify the minimum requirements to adequately safeguard the health, safety, and welfare of building occupants. The regulation of building […]