Chad Ebbert replaced the original brick on the fireplace with cultured stone, with a nook for his flat-screen TV.
Chad Ebbert and his cat Stewie in the breakfast nook.
Ebbert's remodeled kitchen features marble countertops fabricated and installed by Classic Granite & Marble. He gets lots of compliments on the drum pendant lights with metallic finish above the kitchen island. Halogen lights above the stovetop shine down through the glass range hood.
The master bedroom features a gracefully arched ceiling over a sitting area.
A second-floor sunroom is now the master bathroom, with a corner whirlpool tub. Ebbert used the same tile behind the tub and in a large shower in the master bath.
Chad Ebbert added a coffered ceiling to the living room of his renovated Champaign home.
The gas fireplace surrounded by cultured stone.
Ebbert painted the background of the bookcases in the library a robin's egg blue.
Ebbert painted his dining room chocolate brown, with white trim. The brown was the fourth color he tried on the room's walls.
A screened sun porch, seen through the blinds of a door in the dining room of Ebbert's home.
The ceiling above the staircase in Ebbert's home. Ebbert put a lot of thought into his choices of paint colors and light fixtures.
The shower in the master bathroom has the same tile as that which surrounds the whirlpool tub.
The guest bedroom in Ebbert's home.
The shower in the guest bathroom, in the downstairs portion of Ebbert's home.