About Us

Nobody knows Chicagoland homes like DAL Builders—since 1994, we’ve been helping homeowners in the Chicago area build, renovate and remodel their residences. From historic classics in Barrington to celebrity mansions in Lincoln Park to the average home in Bucktown, we stay on the pulse of Chicago home trends so you can trust us to make your home the talk the town.

The Chicago Contractors That Exceed Expectations

Launched in 1994 by David Larkin, DAL Builders started out as a company focused on new construction, building custom and semi-custom homes in Northern Illinois for several developers and architects. Since then, we’ve expanded into a full-service remodeling firm with offices in Chicago and Wilmette, serving both residential and commercial clients. We manage both small, thousand-dollar remodels and large, multimillion-dollar new construction projects. Our staff includes experienced tradesman and seasoned project managers—and we work closely with a team of licensed and insured sub-contractors to provide quality and cost-effective prices. When you partner with DAL Builders, you gain the support of an established, green-certified contractor featured in several trade magazines and the recipient of dozens of awards. Your 100% satisfaction is our guarantee. Contact us today!

Full-Service Remodel & Build

DAL Builders specialize in remodeling and new construction builds. We are a Licensed General Contractor and Licensed Home Repair Professional that is bonded, insured, and Better Business Bureau Accredited. Our license in home repair enables us to provide all aspects of residential remodeling, making us one of the most sought after remodeling contractors in Chicago and the surrounding areas. Our services cover all aspects of residential remodeling and construction including:

  • Basement/Attic Remodeling
  • Room Additions
  • Kitchens
  • Porches
  • Decks
  • Window and Door Replacement
  • Roofing
  • Siding
  • Design/Project Management
  • Permits
  • Whole Home Remodel
  • New Construction

Certified Green Builder

As a USBC Green Certified Builder, we incorporate green building principles into all our work, while at the same time try to keep the cost down. These principles encompass both the building techniques and materials that result in the most energy efficiency and environmental responsibility possible using the standards of sustainable building. We have the knowledge and skills to successfully build or remodel you home to the highest green standards in the industry. This also helps us to reduce operating costs by using less energy and water. Additionally, green practices reduce environmental impact by recycling all the waste from our construction projects and reducing storm water runoff.

100% Satisfaction Guarantee!

DAL Builders is a family-owned-and-operated business that treats customers the way we would treat our own family, and handles every job as if we were working on our own home. We are luxury home building and remodeling contractors offering the highest quality services to the residents of Chicago. No job is too big or small. We are happy to work on anything from hundred dollar remodeling jobs—to multimillion dollar new construction projects. Your 100% satisfaction is our guarantee. Contact us today!

Why DAL?

DAL Builders has a track record of exceeding client expectations through quality service, fair prices and conscientious work. Working on nearly 180 construction projects per year, our team has built and renovated some of the most prestigious homes in Chicagoland.

DAL Builders is more than a construction company—we’re a trusted resource in achieving exactly the results you want in your home. With nearly two decades of experience working on thousands of construction projects, we’ve demonstrated time and time again our ability to raise the standards for quality. We treat every job as if it were our most important—and we have the customer testimonials and more than thirty Super Service Awards to prove it. We know the Chicago area well and keep our fingers on the pulse of new trends, using that knowledge to make your home the talk of the neighborhood. What’s more, we’re one of the few construction companies that is EPA Lead-Safe Certified, as well as a Green Certified Small Business.

Awards & Credentials

DAL Builders is proud to have received numerous awards for our exceptional service, proving once again our commitment to providing the best construction services in Chicago. Contact us today about your construction project—or see below for a list of our recent awards!

We don’t just boast our impressive experience without anything to back it up. Over the years our company has received a number of rewards to show that we have what it takes. Not only have we earned the Better Business Bureau’s complaint free award, we are also the recipients of the following Angie’s List Super Service Awards.

  • Decks & Porches
  • Drywall
  • Remodeling – General
  • Remodeling – Kitchen & Bathroom
  • Painting – Interior
  • Remodeling – Basements
  • Carpentry – Unfinished
  • Electrical
  • Lighting
  • Roofing
  • Siding
  • Carpentry – Woodworking
  • Windows

Demonstrating our commitment to quality and excellence, DAL Builders holds a variety of memberships and certifications. We are USBC Green Certified and BBB Accredited. We are fully bonded and insured through WB Mutual. We’re licensed as a general contractor and as a home repair professional. What’s more, we’re a lead renovator. Our credentials back up the quality service we’ve come to be known for in the industry—proving yet again that we’re the construction firm you can trust.

Hire a contractor you can trust by contacting us. We serve clients in Chicago, Illinois, and the neighboring suburbs.