Entries by Ryan Siebert

What Will The Future Ceiling Look Like?

The Best Ceiling for Your Custom Renovation For a lot of my Naperville renovation work clients are telling me they want open concept homes. That’s great but with open concept you have to be able to designate areas using the ceiling. This can be done with light fixtures for the different textures for the ceiling […]

How Hard Can a Renovation Bid Be?

How Hard Can A Renovation Bid Be? Renovation bid, on the surface it seems so easy.  Our clients often expect us to turn around a bid on a project within 24 hours.  When our renovation bid is way off the mark during construction our clients only have one person to blame, themselves for pushing the […]

Spring Chicago Residential Construction Update

Custom Renovation and Building Update Custom Renovation work is up, custom building is down.  New purchase contracts are up, and so are interest rates and home values too.  Pat details the type of custom renovation and building projects that we and many of the management teams in Chicago and Naperville are seeing so far in […]

Custom Built Chicago Home

Custom Built Chicago Home Our most recent custom built Chicago home is completed and ready to sell.  This is our last “For Sale” project that we have in our inventory as of April 2018.  It is a beautiful custom build home with details throughout that I want to share with you today.  We will be […]

Why Is My Basement Flooding?

Why Is My Basement Flooding? On this episode of Secrets of Homebuilders Pat Cardoni dives into the specifics of dealing with water issues.  Water in your basement can not seem like a big deal if you are not using the space.  However, when it comes time to selling your home, buyers will be holding back […]

Creating Value Using Construction in 2018

How to Create Value Using Construction in 2018 Pat Cardoni COO SG Home Builders Creating value using construction will always be the backbone of Chicago’s real estate market.  Pat has been a part of a the rising and falling in real estate for over 15 years.  He understands that there are certain market conditions each […]

What To Do In An Emergency Restoration Situation?

What to do in an Emergency Restoration Situation? By Ryan Siebert With all of the freezing weather we have had in Chicago and Naperville to start 2018, followed by massive snow and non-stop rain, it is no surprise that restoration companies throughout Chicago are getting calls all night and day. The question is, who do […]

Custom Built Home in Naperville, IL

Custom Built Home in Naperville By Ryan Siebert We recently wrapped up on our latest custom built home in Naperville.  I wanted to give you a tour of my favorite rooms of the house so you can keep your eyes open when custom building your own home.

Chicago Development Projects Start With Marty Paris

What Does It Take To Dominate Development Projects In Chicago? Marty Paris Founder and President of Sedgwick Development As the leader of one of Chicago’s top development companies Marty Paris knows his way around the block.  In this episode of Secrets of Homebuilders Marty gives an up close look into being a Chicago Development company […]