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709 Sheridan Rd.
Lake Bluff, IL
Theatre-trained Steve Ragsdale contracted his first paint job in 1969. He and his staff have many years’ worth of expertise with Venetian plaster, gold leaf, textured glazes, patinaed finishes, and wood graining.