FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Chicagoland Custom Closets’ most common questions about custom closets, cabinets, and storage solutions. Can’t find the answer to your question? Talk with one of our friendly designers today!
Can you design and build custom solutions for residential and commercial spaces?
Yes! Chicagoland Custom Closets designs and builds custom closets, cabinets, and built-ins for all spaces. This includes any room in your home, business, school, medical office, government building, etc.
Why should I choose Chicagoland Custom Closets?
We believe in top-notch quality and exceptional customer service at Chicagoland Custom Closets. We offer a lifetime guarantee on all our materials, ensuring you can trust that your investment will be durable and long-lasting. Our expert designers and installers are among the best in the business, ensuring that your custom closet is tailored to your specific needs and preferences. Additionally, we are committed to providing competitive pricing and will beat any competitor’s price. Most importantly, we are passionate about what we do and take pride in seeing our customers happy with the results. Our friendly and personable approach makes the process easy and enjoyable for everyone involved. So, don’t just take our word for it; give us a call today and experience it yourself!
What materials and finishes do you use to build custom closets and storage systems?
We use only the highest-quality furniture-grade materials. All material is ¾” thick thermally fused laminates (TFL) manufactured by industry leaders such as Tafisa, Egger, and Uniboard.
Can a custom closet increase the value of my home?
Yes, installing a custom closet can increase the value of your home. A well-designed closet that maximizes storage space while complementing the home’s design aesthetic can be an attractive selling point to potential buyers.
How long does the design and installation process typically take?
We are proud to say that we offer the fastest lead times in the industry. After you’ve met with our designers and agreed to a final design, we can have your closet systems installed within 10-15 business days. Installations are 1-2 days, depending on the size/scope of the project.
Can you customize your existing designs to fit my needs and space?
Yes! Every closet we build is custom designed to fit perfectly in your space. Our designers meet with you and analyze your needs, and carefully craft a solution that fits perfectly in your space.
How do your prices compare to other closet companies?
We routinely beat our competitors’ prices and use only the highest-quality materials. In addition, all of our products and services are guaranteed for life.
How do you handle the installation process, including any necessary demolition or construction work?
Our team of talented installers will use the utmost care while working in your home. We will lay down runners and padded blankets to protect your floors and shoe coverings on our feet to ensure cleanliness. We can remove your old closet system and patch the walls, or if you prefer, you can arrange to have that done and painted prior to our arrival. After the installation of your new closet system is complete, we wipe down and clean the unit thoroughly and vacuum your floor to ensure everything is neat and tidy when we leave.
Do you offer any warranty or guarantees on your custom cabinets, closets, and other custom storage solutions?
All of our materials are guaranteed for life! It’s as simple as that.
What is your pricing model, and how do you determine the final cost for a project?
Prices vary based on the size and scope of your project, as well as options and finishes. We have some of the most competitive pricing in the industry.
How do you handle any issues or concerns arising after installation?
We offer a lifetime warranty on all products and services, so simply give us a call if you are having any issues, and we will take care of it promptly.
How do I start designing custom closets for my home or business?
Meet with a Chicagoland Custom Closet professional designer to start creating the perfect custom closet, built-ins, cabinetry, or organizational solution for your home or business!
How long will building my custom closet, cabinets, or storage solution take?
Typically 1-2 days, depending on the size/scope of work. Most jobs only take a few hours!
How do you ensure the closet or cabinets fit and are built to my specifications?
We provide you with detailed design renderings prior to fabrication and installation.
How do you handle changes or adjustments to the design during the building process?
Sometimes it is necessary to make a revision in the field, based on unforeseen circumstances. We will always review options with the client prior to making any modifications.
How do I care for and maintain my custom cabinets, closet, or storage solution?
Caring for and maintaining your custom cabinets, closet, or storage solution is key to ensuring that it lasts for years to come. To keep your custom storage solution looking and functioning at its best, we recommend the following tips:
- Regular cleaning: Wipe down the surfaces of your custom storage solution with a soft cloth dampened with a mild, non-abrasive cleaner. Be sure to remove any dust or debris that can accumulate in the corners or on the shelves.
- Avoid harsh chemicals: Avoid using harsh chemicals, bleach, or ammonia-based cleaners, as they can damage the finish of the materials used in your custom storage solution.
- Handle with care: Be gentle when opening and closing cabinet doors and drawers to prevent damage to the hinges or tracks.
- Remove any spills or stains immediately: They should be wiped up immediately to prevent them from seeping into the material or causing permanent damage.
- Regular inspection: Regularly inspect your custom storage solution to ensure all components function correctly and fix any issues promptly to prevent further damage.
By following these simple tips, you can ensure that your custom storage solution looks great and functions efficiently for many years to come.
Are your installers insured?
All of our installers are fully licensed and insured. Our installers are highly skilled professionals with many years of experience in construction and home remodeling.