K & S General Contracting, Inc.

4.9 | 64 Verified Ratings
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K & S General Contracting, Inc.

4.9 | 64 Verified Ratings
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847-895-0448

1506 Harvard Lane
Schaumburg, IL 60193
 
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K & S General Contracting, Inc.


When it comes to Roofing, Siding and Windows, we have you covered.

K & S General Contracting, Inc., has been proudly serving the Chicago land area since 1986. We are fully committed to providing you with superior customer service that starts from your initial inquiry through the completion of your job, and includes detailed product knowledge, premium installation and expert workmanship. It is our intent to satisfy and delight each of our customers, and to ensure that the work and service we provide reflects the integrity that we have as a company.

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Service Area

  • Hoffman Estates
  • Schaumburg
  • Naperville
  • Elgin
  • Arlington Heights
  • Downers Grove
  • Saint Charles
  • Glen Ellyn
  • Bartlett
  • Lombard
  • Hanover Park
  • Glendale Heights
  • Geneva
  • Palatine
  • Hinsdale
  • Barrington
  • See All >

Services Offered

Roofing
  • Asphalt Shingle Roof Install
Siding
  • Vinyl Siding Install

Website

kandsgc.com

Areas of Expertise

  • Roofing - Using High Quality Asphalt Shingles.
  • Siding - Using High Quality Vinyl, Aluminum or Cement Board Siding Material
  • Windows - Using High Quality Products

Product Brands Used

  • CertainTeed (Bufftech)
  • GAF
  • Tamko
  • Alside
  • CertainTeed
  • James Hardie
  • LP Smart Side, plus any brand the homeowner is interested in

Quick Facts

Business Hours
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  • Small Jobs Welcome
  • Warranty Offered
  • Free Estimates
  • Warranty Description: Both material and workmanship warranty are given
  • Credit Cards Accepted

Credentials

In Business Since: 1986
Memberships & Affiliations
  • Tamko Pro Certified Contractor
  • GAF Pro Certified Contractor
State Licensing
Trade: Roofing Contractor
License #: 104007527
Expiration: 12-31-2017
Insurance
Type: General Liability
Amount: $2,000,000
Expiration: 06-03-2018
Awards
  • Best of Home Advisor 2013 Winner in Quality Service & Value
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Business Overview

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I enjoy having my own business to insure good customer satisfaction with high end materials..

We started in this industry in 1986.

We describe our business as Family owned and operated

Best place to live?

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5.0   |  
We'd gotten quotes from other contractors that were either too pushy on their high price or only wanted to do quotes online without coming to talk to us. Steve came to the house, was down to earth, fully explained his product and our options, and worked a fair price into what we wanted. Other than the required hammering when putting down the new roof, we probably would never known the roofers were there. Steve also came by the house afterward for a quality check and to ensure we liked what we got - we did. Windows are our next project an K&S will be our first call.
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5.0   |  
We experienced severe hail damage to our siding and roof, requiring a complete replacement of both. K&S was professional every step of the way in helping restore our home. They worked with our insurance company, and delivered a quality product on time and on budget. TJ conducted a sound initial inspection and gave us a solid estimate with no surprises popping up along the way. The only chang orders that occurred were minimal and were either initiated by myself or presented as an optional add value for aesthetic reasons. TJ and his crew not only restored our home, but helped us update and modernize its aesthetic as well. The end product far exceeded my expectations and I couldn't be happier. I am an Architect, so I say this having experience with both exceptionally good and exceptionally bad contractors; K&S is a top notch company with professional and well trained crews, and one that I would happily hire again.
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4.5   |  
Very professional from the start. TJ was very helpful by offering ideas to get around potential issues. He also spent a good deal of time up front explaining why the product being used was first-rate. The crew cleaned thoroughly.
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5.0   |  
In addition to installing a new shingled rood, they also installed new gutters, vinyl siding, and window and door trim. All the work performed was on schedule and the work site was always cleaned at the end of the day. The quality of their work was exceptional! I have had many people come to by home to tell me I beautiful my home looks and requested the contact information of the contractor who did the work. My wife and I now feel that we live in a model home thanks to K&S. If your looking for a contractor who is very detailed oriented and who's quality of work is of the highest rating and at a fair market price, I would highly recommend K&S.
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5.0   |  
I cannot say enough about K&S, and especially TJ. From the day he came out to do the original estimate, through the final walk through he was always in contact and kept me updated. The wife and I had a little issue with our original color choice. When he came out with samples we realized it would not work with our current window colors. TJ spent a ton of time with us suggesting other color combos. He also was very patient while waiting for us (ok, me) to make a final decision. We trusted his suggestion, and could not be more happy. Our house looks great. The crews he had working on the house were friendly, professional, and did an awesome job. They even commented that that like to work with K&S, and being a small business owner myself I can appreciate knowing that they treat their employees well. I am very hands on when it comes to home remodel projects, K&S let me be involved in every step as much as I wanted. I would highly recommend them to anyone.
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5.0   |  
Excellent work! Respond quickly to calls and messages. I would use them again in an instant.
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5.0   |  
They took the time to explain the job and the materials to be used. They also did an excellent clean up.
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5.0   |  
K&S General Contracting were outstanding in every step of the process in replacing our old roof. In the quoting process ( 4 highly rated companies) Steve was professional, knowledgeable, and courteous as he listened to our questions and expectations. There was no pressure as he responded with facts and patience, With his 20 plus years as a roofer, Steve gave in depth answers that were easily understood. His concerns about customer needs to do the best roofing job possible were far more comprehensive than the other quotes that were received. No question went unanswered in our first meeting. Additional detail items concerning skylights were answered in telephone calls immediately even as we changed the size and type of skylights. No delays or the responses of getting back to you soon. Quotes were not greatly apart in costs but more important is getting the right professional to install the roof. Steve and his team were the right fit. K&S roofers supported our decision as they were punctual, hard working, knowledgeable, and courteous. All workers were aware of customer needs and willing to answer questions or explain roofing processes being done. Our roof was completed in 2 days even with 90 degree temperatures and high humidity. We now have a new updated roof with improved air flow as well as an added new skylight. Clean up process met every expectation as you could not tell that roofers were here. My wife is very pleased that none of her plants had any damage as all were covered and the workers were very careful as they did their jobs. All was just as Steve promised during the quoting process. If you read about K&S General Contracting on their website, I would support all that is stated through personal experience with our reroofing. Everyone representing the company, from Steve, Katie (Office and business), and Roofers were professional and customer driven. They are an outstanding group that works well together. If you need roof work, you should contact them.
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5.0   |  
Review by in Elgin, IL
This is a great family business. They made the entire process easy for me, and they were always available to answer my questions.
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5.0   |  
K&S General Contracting is OUTSTANDING. We had a situation where squirrels chewed a hole thru our roof and made a home in our attic. We needed a new roof and needed it quickly. While we were evicting the squirrels we received three quotes. We felt the most confident choosing K&S. Steve sat down with us to explain the entire project. He assured us that our roof would be installed in a timely manner....he was true to his word. Between Steve and Katie they kept us informed from the time the first appointment was made for the quote until the completion of our roof. The installers went over and above protecting our property and shrubs. The cleanup after the project was completed was amazing. The roof was a tear-off...I never found a nail or other roofing material. K&S is a family run business that truly values their customers. We would not hesitate to recommend them to our family and friends. Job well done. THANKS K&S for making this so easy!
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