This French Country style home, built by SMART Builders, Inc. and designed by Tinaglia Architects, is located on a .5 acre lot in the Chicago Northwest Suburban area of Arlington Heights. The exterior displays elegant curb appeal with the steeply pitched hipped roofs, an asymmetrical footprint, and a rustic stone and stucco facade. Beautiful multi-paned windows by Kolbe & Kolbe, are trimmed in limestone adding artful detail, especially to the arch-topped windows and sills.
The hipped roofs, expertly installed by SMART Roofing, Inc., feature CertainTeed Grand Manor shingles. This luxurious multi-layered shingle replicates the depth and dimension of slate with the assurance of a lifetime warranty. Also, of note are the outdoor spaces designed by John Fitzgerald (JKF Landscape) and installed by Rooney Landscape, featuring native grasses and perennials, and an integrated firepit with seating wall. If you’d rather stay inside, the 3-season screened room also has a fireplace!
As they were designing their forever home, these homeowners incorporated an “aging in place” plan with a bedroom and en-suite bathroom on the first floor. In the meantime, this space provides a welcoming guest or in-law suite! The 6,000 square foot home has 9- and 10-foot ceilings, 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 2nd-floor laundry room, and a finished basement with home office, family room, gaming area, exercise room, finished storage, a full bath, and a kitchenette.
The design-build team at SMART Builders, Inc. collaborated on the interior finishes of this luxury custom-built home in Arlington Heights with Mollee Johnson of Style 1519 and Surface Group International of Barrington. Custom Wood-Mode Cabinets, Miele, and Sub-Zero appliances were designed and installed by Abruzzo Kitchens and Bath.
SMART Builders, Inc. specializes in delivering custom homes with quality and attention to detail that is unparalleled. Our approach to the building process caters to the individual needs and tastes of our clients. For more than 25 years, Richard Bondarowicz and his team have demonstrated how their construction management process focuses on designing and building high quality, luxury custom homes to suit the lifestyle of each client.
From the ground up: Smart Builders is excited to announce our latest Arlington Heights project! Framing, also known as “rough carpentry,” is where we first begin to see the custom home take shape. This two-story home will be approximately 3500 square feet. We are also building other custom homes in Arlington Heights and Chicago’s other Northwest and North Shore Suburbs.
Up next: roofing, plumbing, electrical, and HVAC. Check back in for more information about this project and others we are building in the area.
If you are considering building a new home or have a new construction project in Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs or Chicago’s North Shore neighborhoods, contact Smart Builders.
Stamped concrete can be a great alternative to using other materials to achieve a sophisticated look. Commonly used for patios, sidewalks, and driveways, stamped concrete can look like brick, cobblestone, or slate.
Contact Smart Builders if you are considering building a new home or have a new construction project in Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs or Chicago’s North Shore neighborhoods. Check back often for information and pictures of our current projects in
Glenview, Lake Forest, Arlington Heights, and Barrington.
SMART Builders is pleased to announce the completion of their projects at 633 North Ironwood and 720 South Cleveland, in Arlington Heights. According to the new homeowners, “Every step of the process was truly so enjoyable, and we are beyond thrilled with the outcome. We just know we are going to be so happy in the house!”.
Watch the progress of the next SMART Builders custom home project in Arlington Heights at 2414 North Pine.
SMART Builders, Inc. specializes in custom homes, renovations, and additions with quality and attention to detail that is unparalleled. For more than 20 years, Richard Bondarowicz and his team have demonstrated how their construction management process will allow a client to achieve their goal of a building or renovating a quality home with a budget in mind.
SMART Builders, Incorporated |
11 W. College Drive, Unit J |
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
P: 847.577.2900 | F: 847.939.1453
SMART Builders specializes in New Construction Custom Home Building and Remodeling in the Chicago Northwest Suburbs, Chicago North Shore, Illinois, Arlington Heights, Barrington, Burr Ridge, Glencoe, Glenview, Highland Park, Hinsdale, Inverness, Kenilworth, Lake Bluff, Lake Forest, Mount Prospect, Northbrook, Northfield, Park Ridge, Village of Golf, Wilmette, Winnetka, and throughout Chicago, Illinois.
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