Skip to main content

Custom Home Completed Projects

email a friend Email a Friend»

Snow melt system is being installed in the driveway at Mango in Morton Grove »

August 29, 2017

The tubing below the concrete is being installed.

We have started the finish work at our spec house in Glenview. »

August 29, 2017

We are installing the doors, casing, base and crown moldings.

Hardwood floors have been installed at our spec home in Glenview! »

August 26, 2017

We have installed all the hardwood flooring and we are ready to start the finish work (installing doors, casing and baseboards)

The tile is being installed in the bathrooms, laundry room and mud room in Glenview! »

August 25, 2017

We are installing the hardwood flooring at 937 Echo in Glenview! »

August 24, 2017

We are installing 4″ red oak at our spec home in Glenview.

The footings are done for the 2nd porch in Chicago »

August 22, 2017

After the concrete cures, we are ready to begin framing.

We have finished demolition of the 2nd porch on Western Ave. »

August 21, 2017

Main floor kitchen cabinets are being installed at the custom home in Morton Grove »

August 19, 2017

Downspout are being installed at the new construction on Mango in Morton Grove »

August 19, 2017

Building the home theater seating platforms at Mango in Morton Grove »

August 17, 2017

We are building the platforms that will be covered with carpet for 3 rows of seating.

Paver work on the patio at Mango in Morton Grove »

August 10, 2017

The pavers are made from the same stone that is on the house.  It is called Valder’s Stone.

Redirecting the downspouts at the new construction in Morton Grove »

August 9, 2017

We are redirecting the water to the pop-up emitters in the yard so that the rain water will be way from the house.

 

Bathroom Cabinets are being installed at Mango in Morton Grove »

August 9, 2017

These are custom cabinets built by Specialty Woodworking Inc.  All of the cabinets in the house are custom.

The Valders pavers will be used for the walk ways and patio on the custom house in Morton Grove »

August 8, 2017

Tile work has started in the basement at our new construction in Morton Grove »

August 1, 2017

The Metal Window Well Grates have been installed at Mango in Morton Grove »

July 30, 2017

The Bathroom Tile Work has been Completed at our Custom Home in Morton Grove »

July 28, 2017

The exterior stonework has been completed at Mango in Morton Grove! »

July 14, 2017

We are tiling the bathrooms at our new construction in Morton Grove! »

July 11, 2017

Fireplace stone work complete at new construction in Morton Grove »

July 10, 2017

The front door installed at Mango in Morton Grove »

July 7, 2017

Starting the bathroom work on the Custom Home in Morton Grove. »

July 6, 2017

We have applied a waterproofing membrane in the showers and have installed the electric floor heat.

 

 

We are installing the hardwood flooring at Mango in Morton Grove. »

June 30, 2017

We are installing Brazilian cherry hardwood throughout the house.

 

The Stone Work on the Bays are done at Mango. »

June 24, 2017

We have installed the Valder’s stone and limestone on the bay areas on our Custom Home in Morton Grove.

 

We have started the Stone Work on the Front of our Custom Home in Morton Grove. »

June 17, 2017

The deck is being framed at our new construction in Glenview! »

August 18, 2017

The First Porch as been completed at Western Ave in Chicago. »

August 11, 2017

The basement walls and floor are done in Winnetka. »

August 4, 2017

We have painted the walls and have put epoxy on the basement floor.  Here are after and before pictures.

We are prepping the garage slab and stoop to pour concrete at 937 Echo Lane Glenview! »

August 10, 2017

We have started framing the porch on Western Ave in Chicago. »

August 1, 2017

The lumber has been delivered and the framing has begun.

The concrete is being poured on our new public sidewalk in Golf! »

July 28, 2017

The old floors have been refinished on the interior remodel in Winnetka! »

July 28, 2017

We have sanded, stained and put 2 coats of polyurethane.  The floors look brand new again!  Here are after and before pictures.

We are completing the water and storm work at our spec house in Glenview! »

July 27, 2017

The fascia and soffits are done at Rollwind in Glenview »

July 27, 2017

We will be ready to install the gutters after the fascia and soffits have been painted.

We will be starting a commercial build out of an animal rescue facility in Skokie soon! »

July 25, 2017

We will be building out an animal rescue and adoption facility for Community Animal Rescue Effort (C.A.R.E.) at their soon to be new location at 4927 Main St. in Skokie.

We have started removing the existing soffits and fascia in Glenview. »

July 24, 2017

Footings are poured for the 1st porch on Western Ave in Chicago »

July 24, 2017

We are digging out the old porch footings. »

July 21, 2017

Our new porch will need new larger footings so we are removing the original footings.

We have demolished the 1st porch on Western Ave. in Chicago »

July 20, 2017

The sidewalk has been prepared and is ready for concrete. »

July 17, 2017

We have laid down gravel and compacted it and are now ready to pour the concrete for the new sidewalk.

Porches before construction on Western Ave. in Chicago »

July 14, 2017

There are violations on these porches in Chicago and they need to be rebuilt to meet the current building codes.

We are starting a new project on Linden in Winnetka »

July 14, 2017

We are going to begin complete interior renovations on a house in Winnetka.

We have started excavating for the new side walk in the Village of Golf »

July 13, 2017

We have begun excavation and framing of the new sidewalk in the Village of Golf.

We will be starting a new project on Rollwind in Glenview. »

July 12, 2017

We will be installing new soffits, fascia and gutters in Glenview.

We have started construction of a new public sidewalk in the Village of Golf. »

July 3, 2017

We have cleared the brush and trees and the surveyor has been out to stake out the new sidewalk.

Front Arched Window Installed at our New Construction in Morton Grove. »

June 2, 2017

Kitchen cabinets have been installed in Chicago! »

June 28, 2017

We are now ready to install the quartz countertop.

Finish work continues in our custom home in Lincoln Park Chicago! »

June 22, 2017

We are installing the cabinets, doors and trim.

The stairs and trim work has begun at the new construction in Chicago! »

June 13, 2017

We have installed the stairs and the trim around the doors, windows and floor is being installed.

Brick and Limestone work continues in our custom home in Lincoln Park! »

June 12, 2017

The limestone has been delivered so that we can continue with the brick work in Chicago.

We have started the masonry work at our custom home in Lincoln Park! »

June 7, 2017

We have started to drywall at our spec home at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview! »

July 15, 2017

The insulation is done and we are ready to drywall our spec house at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview! »

July 7, 2017

We are ready to insulation the walls at our spec house in Glenview! »

July 6, 2017

We have passed all the rough inspections and can now start insulating the house.

The HVAC, Plumbing and Electrical work is done in Glenview! »

July 5, 2017

We have completed all the rough work and are now ready for inspection.

We have started to install the siding at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview! »

June 27, 2017

We are using white trim with the Deep Ocean color Hardie board siding to complement our stone color.

 

 

The stone work has is done and we have installed the rigid insulation in Glenview »

June 22, 2017

Now that the rigid insulation has been installed we can start installing the Hardie board siding.

The stone work on the garage is done on our custom home in Morton grove »

May 18, 2017

The Front Arch Window prior to installation »

June 2, 2017

The arched window has been put together and is now ready to install in the front.

The patio walls are being built at Mango in Morton Grove »

May 17, 2017

The roof is done at our new construction on Echo Lane in Glenview. »

June 17, 2017

Rough Framing has been completed at our Spec House »

June 5, 2017

With the rough framing done, we can now have the HVAC, plumbing and electrical work start.

 

Installing the windows at our Spec House at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview. »

June 1, 2017

The roof is being framed at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview. »

May 28, 2017

The tile work has started at our new construction in Lincoln Park. »

May 27, 2017

The stone work has started on our Spec Home on Echo in Glenview »

May 25, 2017

We have started the stone work on our Spec Home at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview.

The second floor has been framed at the Spec house in Glenview! »

May 18, 2017

The first floor walls have been framed at the New Construction in Glenview. »

May 17, 2017

We have finished framing the first floor of our spec home at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview.

The garage slab and patio slab have been poured at Mango. »

May 13, 2017

We had to use a bobcat with a concrete carrier to bring the concrete to the back yard patio and garage.

We are hanging the drywall at our Custom Home in Morton Grove »

May 11, 2017

The lumber has been delivered and we have started framing our spec home in Glenview! »

May 10, 2017

We are prepping the patio and garage slab at our new construction in Morton Grove! »

May 10, 2017

The gravel has been compacted and the wire mesh has been laid down and we can now pour the concrete.

We have installed the hardwood flooring at our new construction in Lincoln Park! »

May 9, 2017

The next step will be to prime the walls and start the finish work.

The basement slab has been poured, framing is next at 937 Echo Lane. »

May 6, 2017

The basement slab has been poured.  They have put control joints uniformly across the basement floor and then they do the final smoothing concrete smoothing by hand.

The red oak hardwood flooring has been delivered to Lincoln Park! »

May 5, 2017

The flooring has been delivered and now needs to sit and acclimate for minimally 5 days before it can be installed.

Ready to pour Basement Slab in Glenview »

May 5, 2017

We have compacted and leveled gravel at the bottom of the basement.  We have installed a vapor barrier between the gravel and the concrete and then we have put down wire mesh.

 

The steel has been installed at Echo and we are ready to work on the basement slab. »

May 4, 2017

Exterior Fireplaces at Mango in Morton Grove »

April 26, 2017

We have completed the stone work, poured the concrete chimney caps and installed the chimney pots on our Custom Home project in Morton Grove.

Spraying the foundation with Rub-R-Wall at our Spec Home »

April 24, 2017

We have sprayed the walls with Rub-R-Wall, which has a warranty not to leak for the life of the foundation.  After the Rub-R-Wall product has dried, we installed insulation on the foundation walls.

We have insulated at Mango in Morton Grove! »

April 24, 2017

We have sprayed the closed cell insulation at our new construction in Morton Grove.

The forms have been removed at our New Construction at 937 Echo Lane Glenview »

April 20, 2017

We have removed the forms and while we let the concrete cure, we will install the steel beams.

The Foundation walls are being poured at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview »

April 18, 2017

The foundation walls are being poured at our new construction spec home in Glenview.

The stone work continues on our new construction in Morton Grove! »

April 13, 2017

We are installing the limestone around the windows, the chimneys and the stone on the back side of the house.  We are using buff colored Valders Stone from Eden Stone in Wisconsin.

We have begun to frame the foundation walls at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview! »

April 13, 2017

We are hanging the drywall at our new construction in Lincoln Park Chicago! »

April 13, 2017

The concrete has been poured for the footings at our New Construction in Glenview! »

April 11, 2017

Pre-Fab fireplace installed in Lincoln Park! »

April 8, 2017

The owner has selected a Cosmo 42″ gas fireplace made by Heat and Glo.

The footing framing is done and ready for inspection at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview! »

April 8, 2017

Footings are an important part of foundation construction. They are made of concrete with rebar reinforcement that has been poured into an excavated trench. The purpose of footings is to support the foundation and prevent settling.

We are insulating at our new construction in Lincoln Park Chicago! »

April 7, 2017

ThermoSeal 2000 closed cell insulation is applied as a liquid spray which expands approximately 15 times its initial mass and cures within seconds into a semi-rigid mass. Fills all building cavities completely sealing all cracks, crevices, and voids where air loss and infiltration are most common.  It is designed to make homes more energy efficient, stronger, healthier, quieter and more comfortable.

 

Demolition has begun in Glenview! »

March 29, 2017

We have demolished the existing home and will begin excavation for our new spec home at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview.

Excavation has started at our spec home on Echo Lane in Glenview »

April 6, 2017

We have started excavation of our new construction spec home at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview.

We are just about to start demolition on a spec home at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview »

March 16, 2017

We have the construction fence up and the permits are ready.  Once the water is shut off we can start demolition  next week.

These are the floor plans for the spec home at 937 Echo Lane in Glenview »

March 13, 2017

These are the color renderings of the spec house we are building in Glenview. »

March 10, 2017

Our new construction in Morton Grove is ready for the rough inspections. »

March 4, 2017

The HVAC, Plumbing and Electrical work has been completed at Mango. »

March 3, 2017

The framing, plumbing and HVAC rough work has been completed in Lincoln Park and we are ready for the inspections. »

March 3, 2017

Pella Windows have been installed in the New Construction in Lincoln Park »

February 28, 2017

We have started to install the stone on the garage in Morton Grove. »

February 28, 2017

Installing the freeze board, soffits and fascia on the garage in Morton Grove. »

February 28, 2017

Completed Projects»

News»

read all news»   
News Reviews FAQ Site Map Login