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Airtite Contractors Inc

View Additional Phone Numbers 343 Carol Lane, Elmhurst, IL 60126

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Airtite Contractors, a division of E & K Company, is a finish contractor performing interior and exterior contracting. Located in Elmhurst, IL, this company serves the western suburbs of Chicago, including Berkeley, Hillside, Northlake, Villa Park, Lombard, Addison, Oakbrook Terrace, Westchester, Franklin Park, Bensenville, Wood Dale, Oak Brook, La Grange Park, and Bellwood. Additional offices for this company are located in Nebraska, Colorado, Missouri, and Arizona. The company was formed in 1956 and provides specialty finishes and surfaces for a variety of applications and structures, including those in transportation, hospitality, retail, scientific, industrial, corporate, industrial, and educational fields.

This company offers a wide range of construction products and services for both interior and exterior application, as well as ceiling. Interior and exterior systems include drywall systems, metal framing, sheathing, rain screen systems, lath and plastering systems, thermal insulation, EIFS (exterior insulation finishing system), trusses, insulation, fabric wall systems, painting, sound insulation, Venetian plaster, and vinyl walls. Ceiling systems include specialty metal ceilings, fabric walls and ceilings, plaster, acoustical plaster, stretch ceiling systems, wood, translucent, and security systems. Specialty finishes include glass reinforced gypsum, glass reinforced concrete, rough carpentry, finished carpentry, acoustical wall treatments, underfloor air treatments, access flooring, column covers, and fireproofing. The company offers dedicated project management, field management, and pre-construction services as well.

Visit the website for Airtite Contractors to learn more about the services provided, read about the company's structure and core principals, and contact the company to discuss an interior or exterior contracting project.

BBB Accreditation

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Reason for Rating

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Factors that affect the rating for Airtite Contractors 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

0 Customer Reviews on Airtite Contractors Inc
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: April 23, 2003 Business started: 03/10/2004 Business started locally: 03/10/2004 Business incorporated 03/10/2004 in
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Dave Chaffee, President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Dave Chaffee, President
Business Category

Drywall Contractors Contractor - Insulation Acoustical Consultants Contractors - Ceiling Contractors - Acoustical Ceiling Contractors - General Drywall and Insulation Contractors (NAICS: 238310)

Alternate Business Names
Airtite, Inc.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

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

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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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