DeKalb, IL Home Remodeling

Ken Spears Construction is based 60 miles from Chicago in the Northern Illinois city of DeKalb, Illinois. Named after war hero Baron Johann DeKalb, the town was where inventor Joseph Glidden mass-produced barbed wire. Originally incorporated as a village in the 1850s, DeKalb officially became a city in 1877.

The city has always thrived on the agriculture and health care industries; the largest employer is currently Northern Illinois University. It’s also home to Northwestern Medicine, General Electric, and Monsanto. DeKalb offers residents an urban-suburban mix with shopping, dining, and entertainment nearby in downtown DeKalb.

Ken Spears has been serving homeowners of DeKalb with Kitchen Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Room Additions, Outdoor Remodels, and Whole Home Remodels.

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Find out how much your DeKalb Kitchen Remodel Will Cost

Above and below are examples of our work for families in Dekalb, IL. The above photo shows the modern kitchen with uniform styling, marble counter-tops, in-cabinet lighting for that special effect. Below shows a new, open home office that brings in a ton of natural light and space to just get work done in a pleasant environment.

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DeKalb Communities We Serve

  • Fairway Oaks
  • Fox Hollow
  • Greenwood Acres
  • River Mist

DeKalb Kitchen Remodels

Homeowners in DeKalb looking to remodel their kitchens need only to turn to the hometown remodeling firm, Ken Spears Construction. We offer a full range of kitchen remodeling services in the city and have completed beautiful projects at various price points. As the heart of the home, it’s where the family gathers to spend quality time.

When it comes to designing and remodeling DeKalb, Illinois homes, we have the expertise and intuition to help you achieve the kitchen of your dreams. The optimal kitchen remodeling design will give you food prep, serving, and ample storage space. In addition, the complete look is pulled together with the wall color, carefully selected fixtures, backsplash, and flooring.

DeKalb Bathroom Remodels

Ken Spears Construction can provide you with all the details you need with a bathroom remodel. Our team can guide you through deciding your needs and incorporating your desires into one exquisite design plan. With over four decades of experience remodeling bathrooms, we have a knack for translating your ideas into reality.

With one team designing and completing the construction of your bathroom, we use a streamlined process to get your bathroom remodeling project done on time and within budget. With so much on the market from which to choose, remodeling your bathroom can seem like a huge undertaking. That’s why it’s essential to have experienced professionals leading you through the process to get to the bathroom that you envision.

Give us a call to schedule your bathroom remodeling consultation. We will visit and tour your home and discuss your plans with you. We will then determine the scope of your project and help you develop a budget. We will then:

  • Create a Free Bathroom Remodel Estimate
  • Make Changes Provide a final bath remodeling quote and pricing based on your budget.
  • Choose your design and materials with the help of our design team and exclusive materials.
  • The Renovation Process Begins
  • Clean-up and final inspection of the site

DeKalb Room Additions

If you are outgrowing your home, a room addition is the answer. Ken Spears Construction can help you materialize your room addition ideas. Our process can ensure the least amount of disruption to your everyday life.

We discuss your needs and desires and develop a custom plan for your home. Throughout the project, you are in communication with your team and are consulted about every aspect along the way. The team will seamlessly incorporate your new addition into your home, coordinating with the existing style and expanding your space. We have successfully delivered:

  • Family Room Additions
  • Game Room Additions
  • Bathroom Additions
  • Kitchen Additions
  • Bedroom Additions
  • In-Law Suite Additions
  • Home Office & Study Additions
  • Basement Finishing
  • Second Story Additions

If you’re considering building an addition to your DeKalb Home, call Ken Spears Construction for your consultation today!

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The Ken Spears Remodeling Process in DeKalb, Il

Ken Spears Construction has provided additions to and remodeling homes throughout DeKalb and Kane Counties for over four decades. We follow a detailed home remodeling process for each project, communicating and collaborating with our clients from start to finish. Our process includes:

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In-Person Consult: We meet with you in your DeKalb, Il home to determine the needs of your family, the way you live, and more about your style. We get an idea of your vision and discuss your preliminary budget. We complete a design agreement when you determine that you are ready to invest in your home.

Planning: We design your plans and review the plan and your budget in our office. This way, we can make any needed changes during the meeting. 

Selections – We then guide you through choosing your flooring, countertop, and other design selections.

Pricing: Once we develop your plan, we walk you through it with our building trades team members and get the exact pricing.

Finalize: We finalize your project and recap everything our team has recommended. You’ll then receive the details of your start and completion date, and we will help you prepare for the construction process.

Final Walk-Though: After your project is complete, we will conduct a final walk-through with you. You are then able to enjoy your new addition or remodeled room.

DeKalb City Resources

Local Government
City of DeKalb
164 East Lincoln Highway
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 748-2000

Chamber of Commerce
DeKalb Chamber of Commerce
130 W Lincoln Highway, Suite 200
DeKalb, IL 60115
​(815) 756-6306

Law Enforcement
DeKalb Police Department
700 W Lincoln Highway
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 748-8400

Fire Department
DeKalb Fire Department
700 Pine Street
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 748-8460

Schools
DeKalb CUSD 428
901 S. 4th St.
DeKalb, Il 60115
(815) 754-2350

Library
DeKalb Public Library
309 Oak Street
DeKalb, Illinois 60115
(815) 756-9568

DeKalb Home Remodeling & Renovations

A home redesign is an incredible way to enhance your home. A house makeover is one of the most challenging home improvement projects you can undertake due to its size and intricacy.

Considering the complexity of any home remodel project, it is one of the leading residential investments you'll take on. Planning is one of the most critical aspects of a home renovation. In truth, the project's success is determined by the quality of the early planning. Improper planning can cause extensive delays and costs.

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Your Home Remodeling Cost Guide

Do you want to know how much your home remodeling project will cost?

Download our FREE Home Remodeling Cost Guide to learn about the average costs of remodeling your kitchen, bathroom, and full home. You'll also learn about the costs of different types of additions. Get your copy now!

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