Chicago, IL

Contractor licensing in Chicago is regulated by the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation. There are 14,548 licensed contractors based in Chicago and many more licensed contractors in the metropolitan area who are available to work in Chicago. On average, a contractor in Chicago has received a 3.7 out of 5 rating from clients. We’ve analyzed and ranked each for your convenience - you can browse the top-rated using the links below.

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14,548
contractors in Chicago
658K
projects in Chicago
$30K
avg. permit value
Chicago, IL - By the numbers
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Remodeling and construction in is regulated by the local building department. According to them, there were permitted improvements completed in in , which represents an increase a decrease of % over the previous year and % increase decrease over the -year average for the city.