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BBB Accredited Business since

Schwall Builders, Inc.

Phone: (847) 272-5743 Fax: (847) 272-5335 1611 Techny Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062

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Schwall Builders is a general contractor providing remodeling and construction services for residential and commercial customers. This company serves the northern suburbs of Chicago, including Glencoe, Winnetka, Northfield, Glencoe, Glenview, Morton Grove, Golf, Prospect Heights, Wheeling, Riverwoods, Buffalo Grove, Lincolnshire, Bannockburn, Highwood, Highland Park, Long Grove, Des Plaines, Arlington Heights, Rolling Meadows, Park Ridge, Niles, Kenilworth, Wilmette, Skokie, Mettawa, Vernon Hills, Lake Forest, Lake Bluff, Palatine, and Kildeer. Services available from this company include roofing, siding, masonry, patios and decks, gutter installation, exterior lighting systems, door and window installation, gutter cleaning, sealcoating, driveway repairs, concrete patching, pressure washing, deck refinishing and cleaning, tree and shrub maintenance, winterization, painting, plumbing, screen repairs, caulking, childproofing, and attic fans.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Schwall Builders, Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for Schwall Builders, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

1 Customer Review on Schwall Builders, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 1
Total Customer Reviews 1

Additional Information

BBB file opened: November 06, 1991 Business started: 10/12/1989 Business started locally: 10/12/1989 Business incorporated 10/12/1989 in IL
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Illinois Department of Public Health
122 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago IL 60603
Phone Number: (312) 814-2608

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Edward Schwall, President Ms. Olga Scholz, Manager
Contact Information
Customer Contact: Ms. Olga Scholz, Manager
Principal: Mr. Edward Schwall, President
Business Category

Contractors - General Basement - Contractors Basement - Finishing Contractor - Remodel & Repair Garage Builders Gutters & Downspouts Home Builders Home Improvements Home Improvements - Additions Mason Contractors Patio & Deck Builders Patio Design Roof Decks Roofing Contractors Siding Contractors Tuck Pointing Basement - Remodeling Bathroom Remodeling Handyman Services Roof Cleaning & Stain Removal Sunrooms Wine Cellars Closet Systems & Accessories Door Manufacturer - High Performance Home Theater Windows - Vinyl Landscape Designers Kitchen Remodeling New Single-Family Housing Construction (except For-Sale Builders) (NAICS: 236115)

Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Schwall Builders, Inc. has received 3.68 out of 5 stars based on 1 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.