Shorewood Egress Window Installation Articles

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very professional from start to finish. I like that I didn't need to be home and that they did the work when they said they would. Gave me the Angie's List discount without having to ask. would recommend them.
- Katherine L.

Once again
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did not disappoint. My condo was up for sale and under contract. I needed to have the decks painted so that the new owners did not have a bad time with the condo Nazis. I called
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and he was able to get on the job in a matter of days. Pickets, which were inside the screen, had to be removed and painted. All exterior wood had to be done in a conforming color on 1st, 2nd and 3rd floor decks.
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and his crew got the job done in two days - to the association's satisfaction (which is no easy task). I thought the price was more than fair. Without
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I may have lost the sale. The only complaint I have is that he does not work in Florida - where I now live. He is reliable, dependable and honest.

- diane S.

I was preparing to finish a basement and needed to install an egress window. I had received a number of quotes that included an egress window. We decided to delay the full project and just do an egress window. I found
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as about the only company that focused on egress windows alone, and I am so happy that I did.
I called and got a quote that was easily half of what the other basement companies included in their quotes. I talked through my window selection and scheduled a date for the install. In the interim they company received a new window type and called me straight away to see if I was interested in the new type. I was, and for no extra cost, they installed the new style..
Two gentlemen arrived for the install and got right to work. No heavy equipment, just shovels, and I was shocked at how fast they were. The install took ~ a half day, and we loved the results. The exterior was nicely finished, the interior work was nice, clear and well finished. They even offered to come back and repack dirt after everything settled, although it was unnecessary.
We love the window and as we have moved on with our basement redo, nearly every worker that goes into the basement loves the window style and I have provided company info to at least two other basement workers.
Highly recommend!
- Mark S.

Vic was very nice and took time to explain different options with the window wells (locks, size, cost, etc). His workers were out a few days after I agreed to have them do the install. His staff was very professional and only took about an hour to get the job done. They took care of all clean-up. The price I had been quote was a little off from what was on the invoice (only a few dollars) and they honored the quoted price with no issues. The quality of the window well appears good. I would recommend them to neighbors and friends.
- Carla S.

The install went really great.
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and his crew were all very nice and he kept on top of the job. They started at 9am and were wrapped up by 3pm. I pulled quotes from a few providers and
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was the only one that noticed that the duct work in our basement required the window to be slightly lower so that it could open unobstructed.
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is extremely cautious and you can tell he has a lot of experience. He was very careful to test the drainage on the window well to ensure that it wouldn't flood. Turns out our house is so old that it doesn't have normal footing drains, so
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presented options for tying into other drains in our house to make sure that no flooding occurs.
They also used their digger, at my request, to remove an large bush that was near the window and hauled it away at no charge.
Even though our house is old, the trim work they did matches up really nicely.
Overall a really great experience and great to work with a business owner that is as knowledgable and cautious as
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. Important qualities for someone who's going to cut a hole in your foundation!
- Brendan C.

We found
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through Angie's List and were very pleased with the results.
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and his team were all very nice and professional and they were able to schedule the work quickly. They gave us a great price for scheduling during their slower season, and because our basement isn't yet finished they didn't need to do any finishing work on the inside. They kept the work space outside very neat and used tarps to place the dirt. I also appreciated that they do the digging by hand because with a small city lot, a large piece of equipment would have been a huge mess. They even worked in the rain a bit in order to get the job done. There was one piece of outside trim that wasn't done and we weren't aware that they were planning to come back to finish it, so we did have to call about that one thing. But overall we were really happy with their work and would hire them again without hesitation.
- Kate S.

Everything started off great, had a prompt response via both Facebook and email from their website. Was able to get
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out to do an estimate within a handful of days and he was great! Ended up signing a contract that night to install an egress window and wrap 12 of our upper exterior windows.
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informed me that they had just hired a scheduler in their office and that I should hear from them soon which I did and I was put on the schedule for roughly a month out which coincided with the time frame
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told me about. He also informed me that it would more than likely be two separate crews doing the work, one for the basement windows and another crew would wrap. Well the day of work came and I was never told a time they'd come which I thought I would get a call that morning with an ETA, but luckily my fiance would be home until noonish anyway. As I was pulling out of the driveway they showed up. I showed them to the basement and mentioned that if they weren't done by noonish I asked them to please lock the door behind them when they left. I was pumped to come home and see the work but was frustrated when I came home to an unlocked door and very muddy carpet in the bedroom of the egress install. I also noticed spots on the new slider where there were smaller areas of where the window foam/expanding insulation didn't quite fill the gap as well. I guess I also thought the window would be caulked a similar color to the exterior to look nicer as well. But I thought, hey they are coming back to rap the windows, maybe that's something they're still going to do! I emailed
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and told him about the mud and the unlocked door, the concerns on the slider window and basically only said he'd tell his crew. I also asked when the crew would be out to wrap my windows and was simply told they were wrapping up another job and he'd have them do our windows when they finished there (That was on 8-10) I emailed him on 8-11 saying thanks for the response and asked if any other followup would be done on the windows installed. He never answered, so I emailed him again on 8-20, no response, so again on 8-24 I wrote which I finally got a response the next day saying he'd check with the crew and I never heard back from there. This has been extremely frustrating with a wedding coming up later this month we are trying to get our house ready and this has been extremely frustrating not knowing when or if they are coming back! I'm so bummed because I really thought I had finally found a good construction company that did good work and had good customer service, but instead another home improvement headache! In all fairness I have only paid the down payment, but still very upsetting.
- Christopher M.

After an initial rescheduling of the work due to illness, they arrived on a rainy day, but went right to work digging out the area for the window. It was a very dirty and miserable day to work and I had a stump with deep roots that had to be removed. They approached the job with good humor and took great pains to protect my lawn. When working inside they put down protective drop cloths to protect my wood floors and carpeting and removed their shoes at the door. They completed the project on time and cleaned up the areas inside and out leaving almost no evidence of their work. They scheduled the inspection and arranged for a dumpster for my driveway. The dumpster was delivered the day they began work and was gone the same day that they finished the installation.
- JON A.

From initial phone call to completion the job exceeded my expectations. Great service and product. I would highly recommend this company.
- Nicole S.

In short, do not use this
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contractor(s) if you are considering what I am experiencing.
Like many smart home owners, had done researches and looked into the Angies' List top three offerors for considerations as one of most reliable resources in the world.
Act 1: On May 29, 2014: I purchased "The Big Deal" $199 for $750 toward egress window installation voucher (#1295588).
Act 2: On June 18, 2014:
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R. came for a quick estimate and we agreed to have a new egress window install as soon as possible.
Act 3: On June 23, 2014:
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) office called and I was convinced to withdraw The Big Deal voucher in order to receive $199 refund. Reason was
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didn't honor $750 credit.
Act 4: On
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18, 2014: Checked with
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office and I was told someone will provide schedule status.
Act 5: On Aug 5: Called
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and he deferred to
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office's is making the final call. Then I was told someone from
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office will give me a status call as soon as possible.
Act 6: On Aug 22 today: Called
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at 2:42 PM. He indicated he will check with office right away and return a call to me in few minutes.
Act 7: On Aug 22 today: Called
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at 8:46 PM again because I received no calls from
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. He then told me someone from
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office will follow up with me on Monday. However, he told me he had no ideal about my installation status.
Act 8: On Aug 22: Searched and found no county permit records for our egress window installation nor any type of installation permits associate to our address as of today. (ref: http://
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Conclusion: It is my serious concern that this contractor firm is collecting deposits and providing no services/goods. It is possible a pattern of fraud and/or scandals behavior. Be aware,
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just to my $2,000 cash deposit on their packet for more than two months and still going… If anyone had similar experiences, please consider to report to
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county (incident location) by using Consumer Complaint Form to
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County Department of Cable and Consumer Services Consumer Affairs Branch ( Here is
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Maryland: MHIC#38760
Virginia: VA CLASS A # 39889
D.C. # 521698064
P.S. No BBB record found

- Ming C.
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All Window Well Covers in Shorewood, IL

Companies below are listed in alphabetical order. To view top rated service providers along with reviews and ratings, Join Angie's List Now!

A Better Door & Window

9960 W 191st St
Mokena, IL


310 E 168TH ST
South Holland, IL

A to Z Windows & Doors, Inc.

Lyons, IL

A&J handyman services

2032 s ingleside
Chicago, IL

Advanced Home Improvements Inc

888 E Belvidere Rd Ste 116
Grayslake, IL


Chicago, IL

AK Reliable Construction Co., Inc.

9444 Keeler Ave
Skokie, il

Albar Products Inc

112 Higgins Rd.
Park Ridge, IL


Hanover Park, IL

All Contractors LLC.

6311 Sands Road
Crystal Lake, IL

All Guard Exteriors

922 6th Ave
Aurora, IL

All Pro Remodeling Inc

1786 Fieldstone Dr. N.
Shorewood, IL

All Services

359 Chaparral Cir.
Elgin, IL

All Star Installations Inc

1007 Rand Road
Mchenry, IL

American Finishers, Inc.

62 W Washington St
Oswego, IL

American Home Improvers, Inc.

10 East Main St
East Dundee, IL


Chicago, IL

American Virtual Associates

304 Whitelaw Avenue
East Alton, IL

ARAC Alliance Restoration and Consulting

771 Shallowford Rd.
Kennesaw, GA

Atlas Construction Company

Chicago, IL

Awesome Design Contracting

1230 Louis Ave
Elk Grove Village, IL

AYOABY Construction

4447 West Lincoln Highway
Matteson, IL

B & D Construction Services

1005 Highland Rd
Mundelein, IL

Best carpentry Hardwood Floor

3121 N 77th Ave
Elmwood Park, IL

Bob`s Handyman Service

580 Kingston Drive
Geneva, IL

Character Builders Construction

2343 Reflections Dr
Aurora, IL


West Chicago, IL

Clear Choice Service Solutions

P.O. Box 592
Addison, IL

Clyde's Home Improvements Inc

16142 Pamela Ct
Oak Forest, IL


2305 N. Tamiami Tr
Nokomis, FL


Glenview, IL


Montomery, IL

Continental Design & Remodeling

913 Greenwood Rd
Glenview, IL

Cover Up Window Wells Inc

189 Larchmont Ln
Bloomingdale, IL


4935 Kingston Ave
Lisle, IL

Creggan Builders Inc

3207 W 111th St
Chicago, IL

Dano Construction

5435 110 St Unit 3
Oak Lawn, IL

Decks Plus

6015 s merrimac
Chicago, IL

Derkson Home Remodeling

1390 Mulberry Lane
Crystal Lake, IL

DESIGNfirst Builders LLC

1201 Norwood Ave
Itasca, IL

DirectBuy of Indianapolis

8450 Westfield Blvd
Indianapolis, IN

ECO Windows & Doors

2635 Maple Ave.
Brookfield, IL

Edens Painting and Remodeling LLC

8747 Fielding Ln
Indianapolis, IN

EDO, Inc.

1504 S Prospect Ave
Park Ridge, IL

Elite Construction Company

1010 Jorie Blvd
Oak Brook, IL

Emmart's Remodeling, Inc

8004 w 171st st
Tinley Park, IL


Glen Ellyn, IL

Ewald Construction Inc.

25909 Meadowland Circle
Plainfield, IL

Excel Windows

174 N Brandon Dr
Glendale Heights, IL

Exterior Touch Inc.

12610 Waverly RD.
Waverly, NE

Family Waterproofing Solutions

15255 S. 94th Avenue
Orland Park, IL


Berwyn, IL

Father &Son windows installer

1004 Willson dr
Des Plaines, IL

Fazmar Construction inc

Schiller Park, IL

Fence Doctors Inc

2067 Parkview Circle East
Hoffman Estates, IL

Figure Out

1928 S Central Ave
Cicero, IL


Country Club Hills, IL


6235 Chicago
Chicago, IL

Fox Valley Glass Inc.

1409 Wright Blvd
Schaumburg, IL

FreeFlow Environmental

4411 Evans Ave
Valparaiso, IN

Georgia & Company INC

John Hancock Building 875 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL

Gizmo Home|Craft

190 E. 5th Ave. Ste. 23
Naperville, IL


Montgomery, IL

Haggis II Construction

6400 N Northwest Hwy
Chicago, IL

Handy Men & Mrs Helper

117 S. Cook Street
Barrington, IL

Haris Inc

850 S Lorraine Rd
Wheaton, IL

Harrison Home Maintenance

PO Box 240
Park Ridge, IL

Herman & McCarrin Construction, Inc.

14337 Spring Creek Rd.
Homer Glen, IL

Home Improvement Guyz

4N663 Wood Dale Road
Wood Dale, IL


106 W Calendar Ct
La Grang, IL

Homeworks Home Maintenance

28702 117th St.
Trevor, WI


308 E South St
Peotone, IL

Illinois Designers and Builders, inc

7614 Linden Ave
Darien, IL

Illinois Sash Erectors Inc.

2390 United Ln
Elk Grove Village, IL


172 Rosedale Ct
Bloomingdale, IL

Innerweld Cover Co Inc

Mchenry, IL

Innovative Construction And Design Inc.

4243 W. 59th Sreet
Chicago, IL

Jeck's Remodeling Experts

8150 N Clifton Ave
Niles, IL


Joliet, IL

Just Windows Ltd

6134 N Karlov Ave
Chicago, IL


Westmont, IL

Katlia Construction Inc

401 Devon Ave
Park Ridge, IL

Ken Donovan Construction

1633 Wicke Ave
Des Plaines, IL

Kobez Co.

1813 Vivian Way Ct.
Lakemoor, Il

Leahy Construction

618 Hannah Ave.
Forest Park, IL


Chicago, IL

Len Roberts Construction, LLC.

1935 Brook Stone Dr
Bourbonnais, IL

LeSueur Systems, Llc

2107 N. Leavitt
Chicago, IL

Lowe & Associates General Contractors, Inc.

1951 Euclid Avenue
Berwyn, IL

Lowe's Of Vernon Hills

1660 N Milwaukee Ave
Vernon Hills, IL

m2 Creative Management Solutions

333 W Hubbard ST
Chicago, IL


4159 Judd Ave
Schiller Park, IL

Malaspina Windows and Doors

4300 N Menard Ave
Chicago, IL

Master Key Cleaning

16525 W. 159th St.
Lockport, IL


19279 Forest Ln
Mundelein, IL

Meister Windows & Siding

122 N 7000 W Rd
Bonfield, IL

Mikes DIY Consulting

572 Whitehall Way
Bolingbrook, IL

Miro Builders, Inc

4540 N. Pontiac Avenue
Harwood Heights, IL

MRB Construction

525 Indiana Ave.
Beecher, IL

Murphy's Window & Sunrooms

10359 S Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL

Olson Windows Doors & Siding

310 W NW Hwy
Barrington, IL

Perma-Seal Basement Systems

513 Rogers St
Downers Grove, IL


Lake In The Hills, IL

Quality Glass Block and Window Co

1351 East Street
Morris, IL

R.A. James Construction Inc

6735 W Stanley Ave
Berwyn, IL

Reliable Basement Services LLC

3S080 Talbot Ave
Warrenville, IL

Residential And Commercial Construction

26 S Madison St Unit 547
Oswego, IL

Revived Exteriors

3755 N Pioneer Ave.
Chicago, IL


PO BOX 828
Bedford Park, IL

Robak Construction Inc

8546 S 77 TH Ave
Bridgeview, IL

RPJ PRO Construction, Inc.

3N736 W Laura Ingalls Wilder Rd
Saint Charles, IL

RR&C Services Inc

312 N Prairie Ln
Lake Zurich, IL


9900 191st Street
Mokena, IL

T&E Construction

265 Prairie St
Manhattan, IL

The Big Boys

Joliet, Il

Tower Remodeling Inc

8630 Fullerton Ave Apt 1S
River Grove, IL

US Waterproofing

5650 Meadowbrook
Rolling Meadows, IL

Vojtek's Home Improvement Inc

9418 Linnea Ln
Des Plaines, IL

Waterproofing Medics

1937 S. Mannheim Rd.
Westchester, IL

We Group Renovations & Improvements, Inc.

9163 S. Harvard Ave.
Chicago, IL


Lombard, IL


Waukegan, IL

Windo-Well Cover Co Inc

PO Box 870
Oswego, IL


Plainfield, IL

Window Wellscapes Inc

1112 Griffith Ave
Elburn, IL

WindowWorks/HomeWerks Inc

570 E North Frontage Rd
Bolingbrook, IL
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