Garage Door Safety: LiftMaster Introduces Don’t Chance It, Check It

Garage Door Opener SafetyAs builders of custom garages and proponents of garage safety; our team at Blue Sky Builders would like to inform you of a recent campaign by LiftMaster Garage Doors called “Don’t Chance It, Check It.” As LiftMaster Door Openers are the primary choice of Blue Sky Builders, we believe that this information will benefit you and your family.

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Celebrating 35 Years Building Garages In The Chicagoland Area

Blue Sky Builders 35th AnniversaryBlue Sky Builders is proud to announce our 35th anniversary! We have been building garages in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs since 1979.

From our humble beginnings in our homes to our first office location in Westmont on Naperville Road, we are thankful to our customers who allowed us to do what we love and grow our business into our current Downer’s Grove location.

Below we will share a little bit of history of our company and how things have changed over the last 35 years.

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Garage Heating Safety Tips

Garage Heating Safety TipsAdding a garage heater can greatly increase the comfort and versatility of your garage. From a new home-office to that woodworking studio you always wanted, implementing a garage heating system opens the door to a world of alternative garage possibilities. Now before you get caught daydreaming of your new space, first consider these important safety tips that are sure to save you a lot of time and aggravation.

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Garage Project Blog – Glen Ellyn, IL

Garage Project BlogBlue Sky Builders has had a great 2013 and we are looking forward to what’s ahead in 2014! For our next project blog we wanted to share a small garage we built a couple of months ago.

The completed garage was built in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. The owner already had an existing attached garage and an old small shed in the rear. However, he wanted something bigger and better – don’t we all ;) – to house a classic car and riding lawnmower.

The project took just short of a month and was completed in August 2013. Below we will share some project details and pictures of the new garage.

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Garage Project Blog – La Grange, IL

Garage Project BlogIts been a busy summer for Blue Sky Builders! For our next project blog we wanted to share a custom garage we recently built.

The recently completed garage was built in La Grange, Illinois. The existing garage was wrecked on 4/12/13 and a brand new garage was built in its place. Below we will share some project details and pictures of the new garage.

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Build Your Garage Before it Gets Cold!

Get New Garage Before WinterBeat the cold weather by starting the garage planning and building process in August! Tomorrow marks the first day of August, with the first day of Fall approaching quickly: September 22nd.

Get your new garage built well before the first snowfall and sub zero temperatures and treat yourself to a nice warm car that doesn’t have to be scraped off in the morning before work.   You’ll be glad you did. Below are some garage planning tips to help you get started.

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Garage Project Blog – Oak Park, IL

Garage Project BlogBlue Sky Builders has been building top quality custom garages in the Chicago area since 1979. We have built so many garages, we thought it’d be nice to share some project blogs sharing the details and highlighting some of the work we’ve done.

We recently completed a project in Oak Park, Illinois. The existing garage was wrecked on 3/27/13 and a brand new garage was built in its place. Below we will share project details and some before & after pictures!

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Garage Door Customer Testimonials

Garage Testimonials and Reviews Chicago Blue Sky Builders has helped hundreds of homeowners in the Chicagoland area build their brand new dream garage and/or renovate their current garage. Some of our customers have been so kind as to give us their testimonials on their garages that we have built and/or remodeled for them. We will share some of these below.

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Garage Renovation Gets Major Lift in Historical Oak Park

Garage Renovation in Oak ParkGarage renovations in towns that preserve the historical aesthetics of the area are challenging tasks for today’s garage builder. Such renovations involve a great deal of on-site management, lots of office time, a list of guidelines and processes that must be followed and implemented. Overall, the process can be very time consuming. 

A recent project involved renovating a garage in the historical district of Oak Park, Illinois. Built in 1917, the garage modeled its older home, which had been built just 9 years before. The home owners worked Read more