Best Carpenters in Chicago

When it comes to carpentry work, you want to find someone who provides you with quality services, best materials, is professional and delivers in time. Right?

We at Contractor Culture have decided to round up the best carpenters in the Chicago area to make your job easier when searching for a good carpenter to work on your house. Each carpenter on our list offers the highest quality services at good prices and has been rated by customers as the very best of the best.


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Top 10 companies for carpentry

#1. Duffy Carpentry


10033 S Seeley Ave.



No matter the size of your project, Duffy Fine Carpentry is up for the challenge. Ranging from small projects to total gut and renovation jobs, the team here does it all. Both a carpentry and general contracting business, you can hire this business for a wide variety of services for your home.

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Custom projects are a specialty for Duffy Fine Carpentry, and you will be thrilled with their unique and precise work, no matter what project you have in mind. Combining superior craftsmanship with great design and style, the pieces this business create are sure to be focal points in your home. From custom cabinets, to bookcases and fireplace mantels, this company can design and build just about anything you want.

The entire team is comprised of highly skilled and experienced tradesmen, lead by business owner Christopher Duffy. This team will walk you through all stages of the design and building process and will work with you to make sure the products are exactly what you have in mind- whether that be a custom design, or a design made to match existing work in your home. Examples of previous work show how exceptional their design work is, especially with matching existing elements of an old home.

In addition, Duffy Fine Carpentry also specializes in kitchen renovations, bathroom updates, basement conversions, and deck construction. If you have a more limited budget, that is okay too. This business will work with you to determine what the best value for your money is- whether that be a partial renovation, or focusing on just one room in the home, you will end up with the best value.

If you live in a small space but don’t want to move, the team at Duffy Fine Carpentry can help. They will not only design unique pieces that will maximize your space and storage potential, but can help reconfigure rooms in order to make better usage of your existing square footage.

Owner Christopher Duffy has experience with carpentry that has taken him all over the world, including Ireland and England, but has been serving the people of Chicago since 1994. The company is fully licensed and insured and holds an EPA renovator certificate, another great reason to consider this company for your next project.

#2. S.A.M. Carpentry Inc.


6634 W. Foster Ave.



Are you looking for an exceptional carpentry business that has plenty of experience? If so, S.A.M. Carpentry is a great business that we would highly recommend. With over 35 years experience in the industry, you can’t get a better company that knows carpentry and remodeling more than the team here does.

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In addition to their numerous carpentry services, the team here also has basic handyman services they can provide you with as well. If you are in need of minor plumbing, painting, electrical, or household repair services, this team is more than capable of getting the job done. Instead of having to worry about hiring multiple companies, you can instead just hire S.A.M. Carpentry to get the entire job done. You’ll get projects done on time and on budget.

In terms of carpentry services, this company covers a wide variety of projects, including kitchen and bathroom remodels, deck installations, flooring repairs and installs, window and door replacements and installs, and even violation corrections. From partial home remodels, to entire home construction, this company is able to do it all, and will provide you with the perfect team members to get the job done right.

Another great reason we recommend this business is because of their low prices and high quality. Because they purchase materials in bulk, they are able to keep their prices down while still keeping quality levels high. The team will handle the entire process from start to finish, so you can just relax and wait to see the finished product. Their quality customer service, mixed with low prices and high quality materials makes them one of the best carpentry businesses in all of Chicago.

#3. A Squared Woodworking


6575 N Avondale Ave, Chicago, IL 60631, USA