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- DESIGNfirst Builders LLCDESIGNfirst did a great job designing a new open concept kitchen and dining room along with a bathroom remodel. Our outdated kitchen and dining room were due for an overhaul. The design process was very professional and they were able to make revisions to meet our price range. The lead designer, Danielle came up with the innovative idea to We closed on financing and everything went into lock down literally the next day in March 2020. DESIGNfirst was able to guide us through material selection via videoconference and was very flexible in sending multiple samples to our door due to the pandemic. Demo started May 10 2020 and the work was completed late July on time and within budget. Could not be happier with the project manager Gary and the construction crew that made it happen each week. They were very attentive and professional following up on minor details and able to work around some minor kitchen faucet and tub shipment delays due to the pandemic. The remodel looks great and we look forward to enjoying the kitchen and dining room for years to come. Thank You DESIGNfirst
- MB Design & BuildIf you are deciding between contractors, stop thinking about it and hire Martins, I promise you will be happy with your decision. It is hard for me to put into words what an unbelievable job Martins did with our built ins and how much I enjoyed working with him. My wife and I were nervous because we had never done any sort work on our home and finding Martins was a godsend. In all honesty we are very picky and sometimes hard to work with (just ask our wedding vendors haha) but I cannot think of one thing we would have change in our experience working with Martins and how the built ins turned out. He is very good at what he does and just a very honest guy that you can trust with your project. He cared about how everything would look and function almost more than we did if you can believe that. His attention to detail was impeccable and is exactly what you want when you are making a big change to your living space. Every one of our friends that come over are in awe of our new built ins. Martins is a true artist
- Restore Construction IncRestore Construction rebuilt our home following a fire June 2020. Mike, Chris and Tom were the main contacts and always answered me promptly. Conrad and crew did the rebuild. We were able to make some changes for functionality and quite pleased. They made recommendations when I was overwhelmed with choices. Even after we moved back into our home, Restore was responsive to my inquires and followed up promptly to address minor items that needing attention. I was pleased to hear from my mortgage company's inspector that they like the work that Restore does as well as Restore having a reputable standing with our insurance company Allstate. I pray I never find myself requiring a home rebuild but if I do, I would use Restore Construction. Thank you
- U.S. Quality Services IncExcellent!! job completed on time with professional work. Beat all three price quotes and was present while city permit inspection. Absolutely no hassle for me. Also, kept me uptodate with progress. I gave him multiple projects after that experience.
- U.S. Quality Services IncIt was an excellent, stress free experience to work with Sebastian and his team from the US Quality Services. They did a high quality job with grat attention to details. Great communication throughout the entire processes. My wife and I are very happy with the results. Thank you US Quality Services for building our dream home addition!!
- V P CONSTRUCTIONVP Construction performed a renovation of our office. This is a full-service company that assisted from design to completion. I was impressed with the customized service we received and the attention to detail. I would recommend this company for your next commercial project.
- V P CONSTRUCTIONOur family is 100% satisfied with the services we received from VP Construction. They did a complete renovation of our existing home and added an addition. The owner assisted us through the entire process beginning with financing, design, engineering, and construction. He was attentive to our needs throughout the entire process and was very patient with all of our questions. There was never a change order and they completed the project 30 days early. I would highly recommend this company to anyone. I would gladly offer all future clients the opportunity to witness the exceptional results with a private tour of my house
- Triangle Classic Homes IncCarl and Ralph helped us design our dream home in Chatham County. They were professional and showed a lot of patience given all the hassles with Covid, cold feet and our loan process. Our new home is more beautiful than we ever dreamed and the craftsmanship and quality have exceeded our expectations. Carl and Ralph are super nice guys and they take pride in their work and care about their customers. The people they hire are all professional and very kind. My husband and I highly recommend them for any job, large or small
- E & B Masonry & Porch Construction, Inc.Mike, Eddie, and their team were great. From the beginning communication was easy and Mike was easy to get ahold of when we had questions regarding materials and details in the estimate he sent us. We actually had them quote us a few years back, but had to hold off on the work due to multiple home repairs. They gave us a new estimate, for a small increase, which I really respected given the 4 years that had passed and the amount of work they had on their schedule. We had a couple of other companies come out and quote us and E & B gave us a middle ground price, but with plenty of detail to back it up. We ended up deciding to do composite deck floorboards with a wood railing. After they began demo my husband realized that even though we had planned to hold off on having our back sidewalk re-poured to slope away from the house it wouldn't be possible since two of the staircase footers would have to sit on top of it. We asked if they could add give us an estimate on one sidewalk from the back of the house to the alley. After some back and forth on the height and slope of the sidewalk, they got started on that the next day. We also decided that we might as well replace our sliding door that has been giving us issues and Eddie ordered that immediately for us. Everyone was respectful about our space, worked hard, and whenever we had questions they stopped work until we had it resolved. They cleaned up after themselves and made sure to come back to finish up a few minor details. They also came back two weeks later when the sliding door wouldn't lock. They didn't leave us hanging after the majority/all of the job was done, which had happened to us once before. I trust them enough to work with them again when we're ready to tackle the next thing on our bungalow fix-it list
- Advance Remodeling CorpWe hired Stan to remove a dated stone fireplace and replace it with built-in bookshelves and a more modern fireplace surround. Stan was incredibly patient, responsive and knowledgeable during the entire process. He had great suggestions that we hadn’t even thought of and the project turned out beautifully. It is exactly what we wanted. He always made sure to clean up at the end of the day and we will definitely be hiring him again to complete future projects in our home. Highly recommend
House Builders in Joliet
- Business Description:DESIGNfirst Builders is a premier Chicago home remodeling company and all-inclusive design/build firm located in Itasca. We specialize in kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling, basement remodeling and basement finishing as well as home additions, room additions and design. Serving all of Chicagoland we have over 100 years combined experience and are dedicated to simplifying the renovation process and building sophisticated spaces that add value to your home or business. We will also build y..Recent Review:A mixed review—great final product, terrible process. We were incredibly upfront about our budget and our priorities. We explained that the contract absolutely needed to come in below $40,000—knowing that there would be change orders and unexpected costs along the way that would likely increase that number. After some back and forth, Matt came back with some options—it came in at $47,000 but then he broke out a few "extras,", we could get it under $40,000. These “extras” were not important to us, so we were thrilled! I was out of the country at the time, but Matt told my wife that we needed to sign before a certain date (and put down a deposit) to “lock in the price” and that when I came back, if there were issues with the design we could revisit that with no penalty—which ended up not being true at all. A few problems occurred almost immediately. As we looked at the floor plans they had drawn up, we couldn’t quite understand how they fit this extra bathroom into our space.- Turns out, they didn’t measure correctly and added two feet of floor space to our upstairs. So we just asked for our money back. We circled back to our conversations with Matt about the fact that we could get a refund if the plans didn’t work out. He says that is not an option. The director of sales, Kevin, calls us and we explain. He defends Matt, tells us we want “luxury items” and that is not realistic for our price, We explain we want our money back—he says that is not an option. So we start over, use the 4th bedroom like originally planned, tell him the priorities that we told Matt, and we go back to the architects. Kevin says, “We can definitely do this for under $40,000.” So we keep walking down the road, similar things happen, but not to the same extent. Our numbers starts creeping again. We show the architect the e-mail I had from Kevin saying we can do this for under $40,000 and just like that, they take off $7,000 instantly. Why couldn’t have we done that before? We finally got to a place with a good plan and we were happy with the scope of work they were going to do, so we started. Our project manger really struggled. I would say 75% of the time she was on site it was to collect a check. Lastly, we have the change orders. We get that there are unforeseen costs go into construction. The problem is, some of the change orders were for things that were out in the open. On a load bearing wall, the change order came 2 weeks after the work was done (most of the change orders came after the work was already done— which was entirely different than the process they laid out at the beginning) and was pretty high. $1,700 to put in a small header. They told me that if I didn’t pay for these change orders, that the contractors were not going to get paid. He literally said, “You are taking money out of Oliver’s pocket if you don’t approve this change order…” I could go on but at the end of the day, we love our master bath/closet. We REALLY enjoyed working with Rod—our architect. But overall--rough, rough process. Update: After my review, I received a call from the owner, Dan. We spoke at length about the project and he was very apologetic. He learned some things about our project that he previously did not know and I was able to expand on our experience to help him better understand some of the challenges. He was grateful for the feedback and assured me that the entire team is doing a debrief of our project to prevent some of these mistakes from happening again. Specifically, he mentioned that the "change order" process will be tightened up to avoid confusion for the home owner. I really enjoyed my conversation with Dan and it meant a lot to me that he reached out. If Design First indeed addresses some of these issues, I would have no problem recommending them or using them for a future project.Andy K.
- Business Description:We are a family owned and operated company; with every phase of design, building and community development under the skilled guidance of a family member. At A.P. Builder & General Contractor, our business is more than building. Our business is building a better quality of life for our residents, respecting the communities in which we build and demonstrating a concern for the landscape we change. These qualities combine to comprise a thirty-year tradition of family commitment to excellence in ..Recent Review:We recently had our two main bathrooms remodeled by A P Builder (Owner is Angelo). We are totally thrilled with the end results of these projects. Angelo was involved in every phase of the project, many times offering valuable suggestions that we had not thought about. The work was done while paying attention to every detail, no matter how large or small. If and when there was a “glitch”, it was dealt with promptly and completely to our satisfaction. I would highly recommend Angelo and his company for future work at our home. Bravo to A.P. Builders and Angelo for a JOB WELL DONENancy N.
- Business Description:We have the experience and dedication to bring your dreams to reality! Specializing in Remodeling Services and Custom Home Construction, we guarantee your satisfaction, and we won’t leave until the job is done right. We pride ourselves on the quality work we provide, while delivering great customer service! Call or click to schedule a free estimate todayRecent Review:Company screwed us out of our deposit!!! They do not operate with integrity. Started the process with them in February and we are in August with no RETURN OF OUR DEPOSIT! To court we go! Save yourself the trouble - hire a real professionalJeffrey S.
- Business Description:With over 11 years of remodeling and architectural experience, we are here to help you with any remodeling needs you may have. We also provide a discount for senior citizens and military.Recent Review:Courtney did an excellent job. It is beyond beautiful. I would truly recommend him.Toni B.
- Business Description:Clean Edge Construction applies their high standards to full home building through spec and custom builds. Partner with us to create the home of your dreams. Maximize your daily enjoyment by enhancing your kitchen with beauty, innovation and practicality. A kitchen renovation can elevate your lifestyle and the value of your home. Specialized in the skill of carpentry, Clean Edge Construction can fulfill your needs ranging in scale from built-in shelving to full home framing.Recent Review:Aaron was great to work with on our elevated deck project from start to finish. Safety and quality workmanship were our biggest priorities and we were quickly put at ease with how he explained the connection to the house and the support structure. He helped evaluate the site and made design and material recommendations that best suited our needs while accommodating our budget. He was patient and very knowledgeable in answering our many questions. Communication before and during the work was awesome. Very polite and professional at all times. In addition, the finished product looks AWESOME and is rock solid. Excellent craftsmanship! We couldn't be happier. For any future projects we'll definitely be going back to Clean Edge to do the workKevin C.
- Business Description:Classic Floors Chicago offers an excellent professional service, with 16 years of experience in chicagoland area. We are always at your service ready to guide you on the choice of product, design, application, use and maintenance of your hardwood floorsRecent Review:Florent came out quickly for an estimate. He quoted me a great price and then lowered it TWICE by finding different ways of approaching needed repairs. His crew was punctual, professional and wardworking. They made sample squiares of stain right on my floor and helped me pick a color. They started right when I needed them to and got the work done quickly. My floors look amazingMarlese A.
- Business Description:we are a business that has been dedicated to serving our customer with excellent quality and attention to detail, We are a company that has been in business for over 16 years, we are a full-service painting expert company that specializes in residential & commercials projects, apartments, condos, etc. and through all these years we have achieved an excellent reputation among a number of satisfied customers with our work. PRECISE PAINTING AND RESTORATION is licensed and insured. WE ACCEPT CRED..Recent Review:I highly recommend Juan and his crew. They painted my garage and 2 story home. Juan and his crew were prompt, polite, very professional. They answered all my questions and as they worked, they addressed all the details of the project, as we had discussed. They kept their work area clean as they painted and cleaned up the work area completely when they were finished each day. They appropriately protected areas and items near the painting that they were not painting. Juan and his crew kept me up to date with the project as it progressed. Juan and his crew were a pleasure to work withMary S.
- Business Description:North Shore has practiced to provide high quality Brick repair and Window Installations for over 30 years. North Shore Brickwork and Windows craftsmanship is second to none with our superior team of experts. We administer restoration of exteriors from the effects of environmental factors this includes brick repair and window installationsRecent Review:My experience with North Shore Brickwork gives them an A+! The entire project was extraordinarily successful. Everyone was both pleasant and highly skilled in every aspect of the job, from constructing the scaffolding to the last brick's completion - and the chimney looks perfect. An architect friend of mine was amazed at the craftmanship...which says a lot. Miguel, the Project Manager, was knowledgeable and helpful in every way. Luis and the other two craftsmen on site were thorough, friendly and clearly expert at their craft. At the central office, Jaye managed all connections and paperwork expeditiously and with such a reassuring manner that one couldn't help but feel that everything would be just fine; and it most certainly was! I would highly recommend North Shore for any jobHelen M.
- Business Description:Founded in 1996, J & K has held quality workmanship at its core from the very beginning. We started as a exterior restoration company with 5 employees. We were small, but we knew that if we worked hard and stayed true to our quality we would be successful in the long run. In 2005, responding to huge demand, we started working as a General Contractor. The dedication to quality, strong work ethic and great customer service continued to be our hallmark. Over the years we have grown and learne..Recent Review:I highly recommend J&K. We started working with them for an insurance claim for our roof. We have since done 4 projects fixing various issues around our home.Susan H.
- Business Description:****In light of the recent shelter in place orders, building and construction are listed as critical trades, and we will continue to provide our services. We are now pleased to offer video consultations with our talented designers. As you spend this time at home take advantage in starting the design phase of your project as it can be accomplished digitally. Chi Renovation & Design is here to serve you even through times like this.**** Chi Renovation & Design is a full service renovation comp..Recent Review:After living in our Uptown condo for 5 years, and being forced to stare at the same construction grade finishes in our bathrooms during this pandemic, my husband and I decided we needed an upgrade. We did extensive research and after several quotes from a variety of firms, Chi was the winner. Julie and Gene were dreams to work with. All we knew going into it was that we wanted a spa like but masculine bathroom, but the designs Julie created for us were beyond anything we had ever imagined. This was one of the main reasons we went with an all-in-one firm. While our design aesthetic is good, we really wanted something that made visitors know that a professional was involved. Julie and Gene listened to all of our requests, helped us trim costs where possible, and also helped us push ourselves out of our comfort zone. The results were better than we could ever have hoped. Not to mention the quality of the work, Marek's attention to detail was spectacular. Ever finish was perfectly placed down to the smallest tile and run of trim. Can't wait to work with Chi Reno for our next projectIan W.
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- A & C Construction3020 Long Grove Ct
- A + INSTALLATIONS inc357 n tower dr
- A 1 BUILDERS GROUP INC.2810 MAPLE ST
Franklin Park, Illinois
- A Astro Home Improvement8926 N Greenwood Unit 163
- A Cut Above Construction Services LLC5S446 Radcliff Rd
- A P Builder & General Contractor LLC2079-A Stonington Ave
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
- A Renewable Construction Inc551 S. Bennett Ave
- A W WENDELL & SONS1121 WARREN AVE 140
Downers Grove, Illinois
- A. PANZICA ENTERPRISE LTD123 N GRANT ST
- A1 Electric Company6044 s Hohman 103
- A1 Home Services128 Tanager Dr.
- AAA Painting contractors529 W Roosevelt Rd
- AAA Service and Supply IncPO Box 4091
- AAG Glass and mirror6N 808 Dunham Rd
- ABC Elite1096 frances dr
- ability construction904 mayfield st
- Able Builders110 Hunters Path
Lake In The Hills, Illinois
- ABM Construction & Son259 E Rand Rd Suite 209
Mount Prospect, Illinois
- Above & Beyond Construction2141 W Crescent Ave
Park Ridge, Illinois
- Accent C M S Construction Management Services
- Access Elevator Inc1995 E. Norse Ave.
- Accurate Exterior & Masonry2855 S Normal Street
- Adam Travel Services, Inc.770 N LaSalle 602
- ADD-ON CONSTRUCTION INC9835 S RIDGEWAY
EVERGREEN PARK, Illinois
- Advanced Finishes, INC3829 Grove Ave
Western Springs, Illinois
- Advanced Recovery and Restoration, Inc.8952 Hanslik Court, Unit 21
- Advanced Restoration Services Inc5711 W 120th St
- Aetheric Studio Architects LLC.410 S. Michigan Ave, 920
- Affordable Construction1714 Kelly Ave
Crest Hill, Illinois
- AK Reliable Construction Co., Inc.9444 Keeler Ave
- AKORN BUILDERS & DEVELOPERS, INC.5015 W LAWRENCE AVE
- Akrite Construction co.8010 S. Vernon Ave 3
- ALA Architects & Planners, Inc.2600 Behan Road C
Crystal Lake, Illinois
- Aldana and Son Construction119 S Summit Ave
Villa Park, Illinois
- Alhajjare general contractors
- All Bright Electric Inc.Barington117 South cook St #113
- All Construction Services, LLC21276 N. Boschome Cir.
Lake Zurich, Illinois
- All Purpose Men
Chicago and suburban, Illinois
- All Roofs Inc9400 Schiller Blvd
Franklin Park, Illinois
- All The Right Angles, Inc.3402 Byrum Blvd
- Allen Builders1064 S Grace St
- ALLIANCE CONCRETE SAWING570 ROCK ROAD DR Unit N
East Dundee, Illinois
- AllPro Construction & Roofing9950 Lawrence Ave
Schiller Park, Illinois
- ALLWAYS REMODELING, INC2620 W Fletcher St
- Aloha Construction Inc470 IL-22
Lake Zurich, Illinois
- ALPINE BUILDERS & REMODELERS3010 N CALIFORNIA AVE
- Alta JC Construction Inc,8645 Austin Ave
Morton Grove, Illinois
- AM PM Electric3652 Greenleaf
- AMD Construction1784 Forest Ave
Des Plaines, Illinois
- Ameribuild Inc.2700 Patriot Boulevard Suite 250
- America's Custom Home Builders, Inc.4453 Oakton St
- American Building of Chicago, Inc.14053 Bonbury Ln
Orland Park, Illinois
- AMERICAN CONCRETE CORP2012 CYPRESS CT
Glendale Heights, Illinois
- American Custom Homes2838 W Summerdale Ave
- American Doors LLC12148 S. Hamlin Avenue
- American Eagle Home Improvement, Inc.2625 West Butterfield Road Suite 138
Oak Brook, Illinois
- American Finishers, Inc.27B Stonehill Rd
- American General Contractors And Consultants2812 Sarah Ct.
- American Home Improvers, Inc.10 East Main St # 225
East Dundee, Illinois
- American Import Tiles Ltd7000 Wheeler Dr
Orland Park, Illinois
- American Inrepco of Illinois Inc31W154 91st St Ste 125
- American Quality Construction6672 N NW Hwy
- aminadab24643 john adams dr.
- AMLIN RESIDENTIAL INC5800 Amlin Circle
- AMRAMI DESIGN GROUPPO BOX 4576 5019 Oakton St.
- Ancient Construction10415 Penny Ct S
- Andy's Interior Remodeling Inc1326 S.Ridge Ave
Arlington Heights, Illinois
- APEX BUILDERS INCPO BOX 277
North Aurora, Illinois
- Archi/Build Group Inc.1652 W Edgewater Ave
- ARK BUILDERS INC848 N State St
- Aros Construction3700 N Drake Ave
- Artec Construction Inc1275 Studio Ln
- ARTISAN CUSTOM HOMES INC15231 EYRE CR
- ASHLAND CONSTRUCTION INC3S450 PATTERMANN RD
- ASI Construction18312 Distinctive Dr
Orland Park, Illinois
- Atlan Inc400 W 107 Street
- Atlas General Contractors40W089 IL-64
Saint Charles, Illinois
- Augustyn Construction Corp3342 W Irving Park Rd
- Aurora Builders Supply Outlet1480 E New York St
- AWM Construction Inc700 Bonded Pkwy
- A & C Construction
- B & L Builders Inc3822 Raymond Ave
- B.G. Roofing2405 Essington Road, Suite D
Crest Hill, Illinois
- Bailey Construction Co13937 Grenelefe Ln
Homer Glen, Illinois
- Bak Brothers, Inc.1962 Raymond Dr
- Bandola Homes5306 Williams st
Downers Grove, Illinois
- Banter Floor & More13019 Wicker Ave
Cedar Lake, Indiana
- Barry Cargill Masonry1210 Rhodes Ln
- Baruch Construction10 mossfield courts Suite 110
Sugar Grove, Illinois
- Bast Builders Inc1642 Glen Ellyn Rd
Glendale Heights, Illinois
- Bayer Builders4356 Prescott Avenue
- Bella Construction & Remodeling LLC6226 N Broadway St
- BENEDICT CONSTRUCTION INC510 N ELM AVE
- Benjamin Lake805 Heather Ln
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
- BERGESON CONSTRUCTION3416 HARRIS DR
- BEST ART CONSTRUCTION10 N. Delphia Ave
Park Ridge, Illinois
- B & L Builders Inc