Recent Blog Posts

Back Door Ideas

Nearly all homes have at least two entrances. The front door and the back door. Front doors can be beautiful --in many cases a focal point for your home. They are the epitome of form. Backdoors, however, represent the way the homeowners live. They are all about function.

Pushing The Framing Envelope

Being able to walk between two studs without bumping your toolbelt against the wall frame or having to turn your torso to fit through the space is a simple pleasure that could win over the trades to see the broader benefits of pushing the envelope. Beechen & Dill, a Burr Ridge, Ill. , builder and the sister company of Summit Signature Homes, is trying to do just that.