Home Remodeling Contractors in Lake Forest IL

So you’ve landed on this website, and it’s most likely because you’ve decided to consider remodeling your home. Why do most people remodel their homes, and why is now one of the best times to remodel? Well, honestly, every year, prices increase across the nation. That affects the building and remodeling business as well. So every year you wait, the price for the same remodeling project goes up. And there are far less construction workers available to do your project. The more that our country has advocated for, the younger generations to go to college and ditch blue-collar work, there has now become a shortage of contract workers available. So the waitlist to get a good remodeling contractor is growing quite long. And every year you wait, the older contractors (who are the most seasoned and knowledgeable) are retiring. Don’t delay. Get a quote and see if it’s something we can help you with. We would love for you to consider Lotz as your home remodeling contractors in Lake Forest IL.

Home Remodeling Contractors in Lake Forest IL

Mark Lotz, the owner of Lotz Home & Office, is on every single project from beginning to end. What separates him from most remodeling firms around the Chicago area because employees primarily manage them. Having the owner involved from start to finish is key to having your job done right because his name & reputation is on the project. Mark has 33 years of knowledge and craftsmanship in the home improvement business.  He’s a 2nd generation contractor, who was taught by his father when Mark was just 14 years old. Mark started his company when he was 21 years old with his wife, Brenda. Call us for a personalized experience.

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Once you decide to remodel, or at least investigate the possibility, you realize there are tons of remodeling companies out there.  How do you navigate among them all and figure out who is the one you will trust with your project. After all, it is a larger home improvement project, so you want to hire the most knowledgeable and with the most experience, but also fits in your budget. It starts with the initial call. Who is speaking with you, an employee, or the owner? At our company, Brenda is one of the owners and handles all the calls into the office. Brenda is Mark’s wife and has been running the business with Mark for the past 33 years. She will take down your information and make an appointment with Mark, the owner as well.  The company you consider should have numerous reviews online and hopefully, testimonials as well.

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Brenda automatically sends you written reviews as well as some video testimonials from past clients. A decent remodeling company should have numerous photos and videos of completed projects as well. Brenda will send over to you links to these pages as well, as well as a packet of information in the mail that gives you more information about Mark and our company.  And finally, how knowledgeable is the project manager? Most companies have employees run their projects, but Mark, the owner, runs all of our remodeling projects.

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So how do you know if you are remodeling the right space in your home?  Eventually, you will sell your home, so you want to keep up with the rest of the neighborhood in as far as what they are remodeling as well. They will eventually be your competition on the seller’s market. Most homeowners do remodel all of their bathrooms and kitchen. It will be an eyesore if you remodel the bathrooms, and don’t the kitchen. So consider that this will be an ongoing project over the next ten years to get them all done. Remodeling those will not only help with the resell value and ROI but also let you enjoy your home to its fullest potential for the next 10-20 years.

So I would say if you want to remodel, start with the bathrooms. Maybe start slow, and do just the powder room. That way, you can test out the contractor and see if you like them. Then you can move on to the hall bathroom and master bath after that. The next thing after bathrooms and kitchen that homeowners remodel is their basements. You might not get as good of an ROI so that I wouldn’t spend a ton in the basement, but getting it framed out, drywalled, painted, electrical outlets put in, new lighting, and with a functional floor put down would be beneficial as well. 


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Mark also has 180+ home improvement videos on YouTube, showing you, without a doubt, his wide breadth of knowledge in this field. Because of Mark’s 33 years of running the business plus his eight other years working with his father, you have 40 years of knowledge that is poured into your project as well. I don’t know if a remodeling company that has an employee fresh out of college will have the same amount of knowledge put into your project.

Call us today for a consultation and let’s get moving on changing up your home!

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Go check out our areas served page where you can find your city of Lake Forest too. If this web page has given you a good feeling about our company, we’d love to meet with you for just an hour to measure up the room you are thinking about, take photos, and work up a preliminary price.  I think once you meet Mark Lotz, the owner, you’ll understand and agree he is a genuine contractor who knows so much about the field. We’d love to become your home remodeling contractors in Lake Forest IL.