Need to Find Remodeling
Contractors in Chicago?
Finding a local Chicago general contractor you can trust is hard. Our free service matches you to the best, and we monitor the renovation until it is done.
Sweeten is a unique all-in-one platform that empowers homeowners to renovate fearlessly. We match rigorously vetted general contractors to each project. We offer support and advice from start to finish, along with intuitive online tools and a fail-safe guarantee.
Sweeten was founded in 2011 by trained architects with decades of construction experience. We’ve performed thousands of successful renovations in the Northeast, and have now built a network of the most skilled and reliable contractors in the Chicagoland area, now serving Cook County and Lake County for all types of home remodeling.
The Sweeten Contractor Difference
We review your bids with you in a line-by-line comparison. Ready to hire a Sweeten contractor? You can use our safe and reliable contracting and payment platform to complete the transaction.
Clear Cost Comparison & Secure Payments
We check in to make sure the project is progressing as planned.
Project Support From Start to Finish
Personalized Contractor Matches
We've scouted thousands of choices to find a selection of licensed, insured, talented contractors who fit—and want—your project.
We understand what makes a renovation go smoothly, whether you're gut-renovating an older home or updating a modern high-rise.
Founded by Industry Experts
How to Start Your Renovation
Tell Us About Your Project
Share your goals and project details.
Decide Who to Meet
We provide matches of the best 3-5
Sweeten contractors for your project.
Review estimates with Sweeten's help, hire
a pro and get your project off the ground.
Above: A dream kitchen comes to life with Sweeten.
Listen to What our Customers Say
“We know that by using Sweeten, the general contractors we choose are ones we can really trust.”
- Jerry & Janet
“Sweeten was a godsend for our renovation project...they got our large project completed on time and with quality.”
- Joel and Eric
"My favorite part of the renovation was seeing the space transform day to day....We are in love with our home and would go through it all again."
Read verified reviews and real-life renovation stories on Sweeten.
Our Chicago Renovation Expertise Includes
Chicago Home Renovation
Chicago House Remodeling
Chicago Apartment Remodeling
Chicago Condo Remodeling
Chicago Co-op Remodeling
Chicago Duplex Remodeling
Mobile Home Remodeling
Chicago Bungalow Renovations
Chicago Landmark Building Restoration
Chicago Loft Remodeling
Chicago New Construction
Chicago Townhouse Remodeling
Chicago Kitchen Remodeling
Remodeled Bathrooms in Chicago
Chicago Living Room Renovations
Chicago Bedrooms Remodeling
Chicago Nursery Renovations
Chicago Home Addition Construction
Chicago Wood Flooring Refinishing
Chicago Basement Renovations
Chicago Outdoor Living Spaces
Chicago Exterior Renovations
Chicago Gut Renovations
Chicago Exterior Home Renovations
Chicago Historic Restoration
Chicago Sustainable Building
"Sweeten takes direct aim at the universally infuriating process of finding a great contractor."
As seen in
Ready to Start Renovating Your Chicago Home?
Find, Hire and Work with the Best Contractors