Great Lakes Builders, Inc.
870 Lively Blvd., Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Office: (773) 631-7676

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.


Residential Customer


Oak Park, IL.


Shored entire beam line in basement, removed existing timber beams and columns and replaced with steel beams with longer columns and deeper footings to accomodate deeper basement floor, removed existing slab and dug basement deeper, installed vapor barrier and drainage system, tuckpointed stone foundation, and ran tubing for radiant heat in new slab.


Shore house to facilitate removal of old timber beamline

Excavate basement to specified depth

Before steel reinforcing and hot water tubing

Place steel reinforcing and hot water tubing