Welcome to I.G. Construction Inc. For many years we have been recognized as premier custom home builders. We are a full service firm and specialists in the various aspects of real estate. We take pride in the solid reputation we have built within the industry and with our partners. For each project we assemble a team of recognized architectural products and services companies. For select projects, I.G. Construction can even coordinate the efforts of Internationally renown companies. One such company is the Landry Design Group featured here. Clients look to I.G. Construction to bring together the best of the best for each design/build project.
Contact us to discuss your project and how we can help you achieve spectacular results for your budget.

Recent news:

  • Another Exciting Contemporary Nears Completion

    After a busy spring and summer building two new single family homes in Chicago, IG Construction crews are bustling to complete the construction of another single-family home located at 1637 N. Mozart.  We’ve included the best features from our homes … Continued

  • Exciting Contemporary to be Built in West Town

    IG Construction is pleased to announce one of  its newest projects in Chicago’s popular West Town.  The groundbreaking for this project will occur within the next few weeks  with completion scheduled for later April. This is a stunning contemporary frame single family … Continued

  • Firmer Housing Prices Signal a Call to Action

    It sure seems like the housing market is looking up…especially for those who have been waiting, and waiting to build.  Let’s face it, there is nothing like the experience of  building your first or your fifth home.  Thanks to the … Continued

  • Renovation How-to: Be Prepared

    We’re approached by clients to renovate their home often after a visit to one of our models.  Of course these clients love their home, love their location, and love their community.  They just would like to have an updated look … Continued

  • Love Your Home…Get a Home Make-Over

    Many homeowners today are reticent to consider building a new home.  It has nothing to do with the economy, or the time it takes to build new.  The answer is simple:  They love their location and really like their home.  BUT, they … Continued

  • Suburban vs. Country Setting

    We find that many households interested in new construction are interested in looking at both suburban and country-like settings.  While price may be a determining factor, all things being equal, which one would you choose? Here at IG Construction, we … Continued

  • Trending: Stone and Marble Fireplaces

    One of the most popular features we’re asked for in our new construction, restoration and remodel projects is the stone fireplace. In fact, some clients have 2 or more stone fireplaces in their home.  Stone and marble fireplaces, marble and … Continued

  • “The Devil is in the Detail”

    The idiom “the devil is in the detail”  expresses the idea that whatever one does should be done thoroughly. This is a phrase most notably attributed to  architect Mies van der Rohe  At IG Construction we are firm believers that details are an important … Continued

  • Announcing Proposed NEW Construction in Lake Forest

    IG Construction is pleased to announce a proposed NEW home construction package in the popular west Lake Forest area.  This incredible 6,000 square foot country estate home is designed by famed R.M. Swanson Architects of Lake Forest.   This gracious … Continued

  • Natural Stone Planters Enhance Highland Park Custom Home

    Natural stone planters and urns are so important to creating a stunning curb appeal and first impression.  Our recently completed Highland Park custom home is a fine example of that.  Matching over-sized limestone planters sit majestically atop pedestals and line … Continued

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