Project Case Study: Technology for Commercial Spaces – Mastery Logistics

Mills was approached by an interior designer working with a logistics firm to provide integrated technology solutions for their primary conference room and several huddle rooms in their main corporate office; each space was designed to foster collaboration. An employee amenity space provides a retreat where staff can relax and recharge. The client required a…

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Technology in Commercial Spaces

Schools, and other institutions is a large and sometimes overlooked portion of our business. Mills can provide technology solutions in spaces including conference and board rooms, classrooms, amenity spaces, and more. Technology for Boardrooms, Conference Rooms & Huddle Rooms Whether you’re presenting or hosting an internal meeting, elevate your communication and collaboration by using intuitive…

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Seamless Technology Integration in a Modern Farmhouse

Mills was approached to provide comprehensive technology solutions for a beautiful vacation home about an hour outside of Chicago. Designed to serve as a cherished family retreat spanning three generations, this project presented an exciting opportunity for us to work with both an architect and a builder with whom we love to collaborate.  The involvement…

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“Retro” Home Theater

Mills was approached by one of our long-time clients with the idea of converting some unfinished basement space into a home theater.  Specifically, they wanted to take design elements from a nearby historic theater while including state-of-the-art audio and video.  And, importantly, it needed to be a comfortable place to spend a few hours watching…

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Is Cutting the Cord Right for You?

“Cutting the cord” is a euphemism for getting rid of cable or satellite TV service and replacing it with streaming TV services.  It’s an appealing option, considering the expense of cable/satellite TV services.  With all the available streaming services being offered, why not, right? But, the decision to cut the cord can be more complicated…

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High Tech Meets High Design

This stunning penthouse in Chicago is proof that technology can be incorporated into your space without interfering with beautiful interior design. In the Bar area, guests are treated to exquisite views of the city while surrounded with warm wood paneling. Hidden inside one of these panels is a 65” television. When the TV turns on,…

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The Amazing Roles Of Lighting In Your Home And The Advantages Of Good Lighting Design

The Role of Lighting Lighting plays a critical and multifaceted role in any project and influences aesthetics, functionality, safety, sustainability, and the overall experience of a space. Its role goes beyond mere illumination and encompasses a wide range of design, practical, and artistic considerations. Proper lighting can help us accomplish more during the day, relax…

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Tech Upgrades – 3 Quick & Easy Upgrades to do Now

Think all technology updates are involved and complicated?  Think again.  Here are our top three picks for tech upgrades that are quick and easy: Tech Upgrade #1: LED Lighting Updating your existing recessed, linear and/or outdoor lighting may be easier than you think.  Many homeowners are moving to LED because these are more energy efficient, easier…

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