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Yellow Square

Phone: (312) 735-4979 Fax: (773) 227-1207 View Additional Phone Numbers 1024 Arcady Dr, Lake Forest, IL 60045

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Yellow Square is a Chicago general contractor which remodels and restores homes in addition to new constructions. Located in Lake Forest, IL, this company serves the northern suburbs of Chicago, including Lake Bluff, Great Lakes, North Chicago, Highland Park, Deerfield, Vernon Hills, Mundelein, and Libertyville. Yellow Square has been in business since 1992 and earned the Angie's List Super Service Award in 2012, which is awarded to the top 5% of rated companies.

This company creates new constructions, both commercial and public housing, from start to finish, including interior design and furnishing. Their work centers on building high-quality apartment buildings and houses for the upscale market. They also restore older homes to meet new specifications while still retaining the character and quality of the building.

For renovations and additions, Yellow Square adds or rehabilitates kitchens, baths, basements, decks, patios, finished attics, foundations, windows and doors, garages, and sunrooms, as well as adding roofing tile and siding. Yellow Square can build or renovate homes and rooms in a variety of styles, from classic to contemporary, and works with materials such as granite countertops, recessed lighting, wood shower benches, and custom cabinetry to create innovative and cost-effective spaces. The company can also rehabilitate furniture for new uses, such as turning an old desk into a sink.

Visit the website for Yellow Square to view their gallery of completed projects, read about the services they offer, and request an appointment using their web contact form.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Yellow Square 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 Yellow Square 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

0 Customer Reviews on Yellow Square
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: October 07, 2008 Business started: 01/01/1999 Business started locally: 01/01/1999 Business incorporated 04/02/1999 in IL
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Ryszard Olejniczak, President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Ryszard Olejniczak, President
Business Category

Contractors - General Basement - Finishing Demolition Contractors Foundation Contractors Foundation Repair & House Leveling Garage Builders Home Improvements - Additions Patio & Deck Builders Deck Builders Tile - Ceramic - Contractors & Dealers Construction & Remodeling Services Basement - Remodeling Bathroom Remodeling Windows - Installation & Service Overhead Garage Doors Sunroom & Solarium Design & Construction Sunrooms Construction Management Tile & Marble Kitchen Remodeling Construction Estimates New Single-Family Housing Construction (except For-Sale Builders) (NAICS: 236115)


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

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