Construction project management requires many years of training and on-the-job work to get right. Our many years of experience and QAQC practices let us promise that.
With so much experience and expertise in a diverse variety of markets, here’s why you should turn to ALL for your North Side contracting work.
We were excited to take on the Sarah E. Goode STEM Academy project on the South Side of Chicago. Our staff members specialize in many different areas, and public and private schools are a big part of that. Similarly, we performed rain screen masonry for the University of Chicago lab schools, as you can see here. We have highlighted other Chicago masonry and construction work we’ve done for local schools in the past, and you can see all of our featured projects here. Continue reading “Sarah E. Goode STEM School”
The Chicago Architecture Biennial, per its name, comes every other year. It’s a significant opportunity for our city to showcase and teach about the world-class architecture we have here. Architects, designers, artists, scholars, historians, and the public get together for a few months to discuss what they’re working on, what they do, and what they need to show the world.
Here are five events we’ve hand-picked from the public programs available this October. Continue reading “Chicago Architecture Biennial – Essential October Events”
We’ve been working hard for Chicago since 1959. While we specialize in masonry, we have lately been expanding our team of ALL Construction experts. This week, we’re showcasing our 2016 job for Malcolm X College. Continue reading “ALL Construction Projects Bringing New Life to Chicago”
For our new clients and anyone trying to learn more about construction, we thought we’d break down the “building envelope.” What is it, and what is it for? Continue reading “The Building Envelope: What It Does and Why It Matters”
Are you trying to decide between restoration and a whole new building? Wondering what it’ll cost? We’re contractors. We’re here to advise.
Maybe you’re planning a new project, or you’re looking for a contractor. You might think the whole structure needs to be overhauled. You’re stressed about the budgets, the permits, the workload. But this is really rarely the case! Furthermore, restoration is often the best option when you’re on a tight deadline. As long as your foundation is safe and stable, we can renovate a façade to save you serious time and money. Continue reading “Restoration vs. New Construction: a Cost Comparison”
We’re firm believers in collaboration. Coming together to create and restore buildings is exciting! Every team member can participate in their specialization. The result is often better than when handled by one single firm. With that in mind, we like to keep up with the work in all aspects of our business. Architecture, in particular, takes incredible skill and makes for beautiful art. Continue reading “Beautiful Modern Concrete Architecture and Using the Design-Build Approach”
We focus on job order contracting. What does that mean? You’re planning a big project, and need to hire several firms or businesses for it. Here’s a rundown of what’s involved, and why it’s beneficial for all of us. Continue reading “What Is Job Order Contracting?”
Restoration is critical to saving many buildings from demolition. Not only will it maintain the integrity and history of the original structure, but it will save you money. Continue reading “Restoration of Concrete and Masonry Will Save You Money”