Great Lakes Builders, Inc.
870 Lively Blvd., Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Office: (773) 631-7676
e-mail: solutions@greatlakesbuildersinc.com

What People Are Saying

"Great Lakes Builders replaced structurally unsound brick foundation walls in our early 1900''s home. They completed the work on schedule and on budget. After the structural work was complete, Great Lakes Builders finished our basement. They were wonderful about helping us..."

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Structural Solutions

Integrating Old World Craftsmanship with Modern Building Materials and Techniques

Better Business Bureau

Great Lakes Builders
Rated A+
 
Great Lakes Builders, Inc., an Accredited BBB company has been rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau under its new Letter-Grade (A+ Thru F) Rating System.
 

Great Lakes Builders - In the News

Article by Jake Lewandowski, (JLC), June 2019

 In this article, Jake describes the process for removing a section compromised foundation, installing the appropriate shoring as required to support the house throughout the process and then rebuilding the section of foundation.

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Article by Jake Lewandowski, (JLC), September, 2019

Gleaned from hundreds of projects where Great Lakes Builders installed structural steel to repair and modify existing residential and commercial structures, Jake provides a useful guide on the fabrication and installation of structural steel and gets right down to the nuts and bolts used for mechanical connections.

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Article by Jake Lewandowski, (JLC) Feb, 2020

Jakes describes a method for reinforcing a bulging foundation.

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Article by Jake Lewandowski,  Fine Homebuilding, July, 2021

Personal protect, sturdy shoring, professional engineering and careful planning mitigate the hazards.

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