Our Projects

Return on Your Investment

The average return on remodeling dollars upon resale of home in the Chicago area. Costs listed are average costs and are dependent on site conditions, amenities, upgrades and scope of work needed to complete project.

Project
Average Cost
Percent Recovered
Description
Small Kitchen Remodel
$22,109
63.8%

30 LF cabinet refacing, laminate countertops, fixture and floor upgrades.

Major Kitchen Remodel
$69,290
59.3%

All new in existing space.

Upscale Kitchen Remodel
$126,530
53.6%

Top of line cabinetry, cherry cabinets w/sliding shelves and accessories, stone countertops, top-end appliances.

Small Bathroom Remodel
$21,366
50.4%

5x7 all new in existing space.

Bathroom Room Addition
$54,114
41.7%

Add a full 6-by-8 foot bathroom over a crawl space.

Master Suite Room Addition
$142,996
53.4%

16x24 addition with walk-in closet, whirlpool, and full bath.

2 Story Addition
$211,719
61.4%

24x16 two-story wing. Includes family room and bedroom with full bath.

Family Room Addition
$111,962
53.7%

16x25 ground level addition

Basement Finish
$85,700
56.3%

20x30 entertainment area w/wet bar. 5x8 full bath, 12x12 bonus room.

Attic Bedroom
$69,454
63.4%

Convert space to 15x15 bedroom w/5x7 Bath. Add 15' shed dormer.

Home Office
$33,756
35.2%

Convert 12x12 room to home office. Install cabinets and computer work station. Rewire room for electronic equipment.

Window Replacement
$16,151
62.5%

Replace 10 double-hung windows with wood replacement windows.

Window Replacement
$15,026
63.4%

Replace 10 double-hung window with wood replacement windows.