Best Demolition Contractors in Chicago

Why These Demolition Contractors?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Chicago Demolition Contractors on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Kinsale Contracting Group FEATURED

Kinsale Contracting Group has been providing interior and selective demolition services in the Chicagoland area for over 20 years. Our Union trained labor force have worked in a variety of commercial, industrial and manufacturing settings including high rise buildings, food processing plants, hospitals, high tech service centers, historical buildings, schools and universities, apartment complexes, and retail spaces. We always achieve the highest recycle percentages for all of our projects. In addition to our demolition experience we also provide environmental services which include asbestos abatement, lead mitigation and mold remediation as well as 24-hour emergency response.

North Blackhawk Drive
Westmont, IL 60559

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Alliance Demolition Services Inc.

Alliance Demolition Services Inc. has been a Chicago demolition company for over 30 years. The group works with several large construction companies and handles light commercial to large industrial facilities. The company follows all OSHA Regulatory Compliance Laws and uses proper plans, protective equipment, and training to keep workers safe. Alliance also recycles or reuses over 90% of the materials produced on its sites and receives a majority of its present business via referrals.

Chicago, IL 60628


Boutz Construction & Demolition Company

Boutz Construction & Demolition Company provides demolition services in Elgin. Services include interior demolition, selective demolition, plant and facility dismantlement, and retail and department store demolition. Construction services such as labor and concrete removal are also available. The family-owned business works on all sizes of projects in a cost-effective way.

Elgin, IL 60123


Break Thru

Break Thru has been providing demolition services in Lombard since 1995. The company uses a Union-trained labor force, follows strict safety protocols, invests in new equipment, and has specialists as well as on-site foremen on every job. Clients hire the crew for turnkey solutions on complex projects such as total demolition for one to four-story buildings, interior demolition, selective demolition, facade renovations, boiler removal, and elevator and escalator structural openings. Break Thru is a member of the American Subcontractors Association and the National Association of Demolition Contractors.

Lombard, IL 60148


Bustouts, Inc.

Bustouts, Inc. has been a Franklin Park demolition company since 1992. The family-owned group is insured, licensed, and bonded and can deal with complete demolition, excavation, and concrete services for residential, commercial, mixed use, and industrial projects. Crews deliver select demolition, asphalt and concrete saw cutting, break out and removal, concrete foundation removal, site preparation, and various concrete services including sidewalks and structural as well as decorative concrete.

Franklin Park, IL 60131


Cobra Concrete Cutting Services Co.

Cobra Concrete Cutting Services Co. has been handling demolition projects in Arlington Heights for over 15 years. The group provides concrete sawing and drilling contracting and is known for its safety, long-term relationships, and innovation. Clients also hire the team for breaking and removal as well as scanning, and crews can provide 24-hour service. Cobra donates to various charities as well.

Arlington Heights, IL 60005


Delta Demolition, Inc.

Delta Demolition, Inc. has been serving the Chicago area with complete and total demolition since 1993. The family-owned business works on industrial, commercial, and residential buildings and deals with local governments for permits, utilities for disconnecting services, and subcontractors to ensure projects are completed swiftly and efficiently. Safety protocols are carefully followed, and Delta Demolition recycles or salvages non-hazardous, non-contaminated debris.

Chicago, IL 60651


Dynamic Wrecking and Excavation Inc.

Dynamic Wrecking and Excavation Inc.has been a South Holland demolition service for almost 15 years. The company has over 50 years of combined experience in the public and private sectors and handles total demolition as well as excavation. The Minority Business deals with institutional demolition, entertainment structures, industrial sites, and commercial and residential buildings and recycles 100% of debris.

South Holland, IL 60473


Johler Demolition, Inc.

Johler Demolition, Inc. is a demolition service in the Arlington Heights area. The company is a union shop, keeps its own fleet of heavy equipment, and deals with total building demolition, building separation, interior demolition, asbestos abatement and on-site concrete recycling. Johler Demolition is bonded and insured and is a member of the Demolition Association.

Arlington Heights, IL 60004


McDonagh Demolition

McDonagh Demolition is a Chicago demolition company. Residential, commercial, and industrial clients hire the crew for demolition as well as other services such as excavation, general contracting, environmental remediation, site recycling, sewer and water, and site development and preparation.The company has its own fleet as well as subcontractors to complete projects in a timely manner and handles permit processing, engineering, testing, and on-site management.

Chicago, IL 60631


Midway Contracting Group, LLC

Midway Contracting Group, LLC has been a demolition company in Tinley Park for over 20 years. Clients hire the licensed and certified group for selective demolitions and environmental remediation and include public and private schools, universities, hospitals, property managers, general and specialty contractors, government entities, and consultants. Services provided cover asbestos abatement, concrete grinding, lead paint mitigation, spray fireproofing, mold remediation, and 24-hour emergency response.

Tinley Park, IL 60477


Midwest Wrecking Company

Midwest Wrecking Company has been providing demolition services to Chicago since 1952. The company is bonded and insured and handles total and partial demotion for homes and commercial properties as well as industrial and surgical commercial demolition. Midwest Wrecking is a Licensed General Contractor and a member of the National Demolition Contractors, the Laborers' International Union of North America, and the International Union of Operating Engineers.

Chicago, IL 60622


Milburn LLC

Milburn LLC is a Hillside demolition company. The group focuses on selective structural and interior demolition for general contractors, consultants, and property managers in the commercial, hospitality, healthcare, industrial, and multi-family residential sectors. Owner James Milburn is a member of the National Demolition Association and has served on its Board of Directors, as the Education Committee Chairman, and as the present Convention Chairman. The operations manager has almost 20 years of experience and has worked with Union Laborers towards higher safety standards.

Hillside, IL 60104


National Wrecking Company

National Wrecking Company is an eco-friendly demolition and dismantling contractor serving the Chicago area. Its services include environmental remediation, recycling and waste management, tank decommissioning, and interior, partial, and structural demolition. The company utilizes state-of-the-art equipment such as cranes, loaders, and compressors. National Wrecking Company has completed projects for clients such as Trump World's Fair Hotel and Casino, Purdue University, and Union Stockyards. The company is a member of the National Demolition Association and the National Safety Council.

2441 N Leavitt St
Chicago, IL 60647


Omega Demolition Corporation

Omega Demolition Corporation has been handling demolition projects in Elgin for 15 years. The company has performed over $500 million of work and specializes in complex situations with time and accessibility restraints. Services include demolition operations for high-rises to highways, site preparation, environmental services, salvage recycling, and industrial services. Omega also provides consulting and cost estimating, project planning and management, and turnkey demolition contracting partnering. Names of past clients are available upon request, and a portion of sales are donated to charity.

Elgin, IL 60120


Precision Excavation

Precision Excavation has been providing demolition services in the Chicago area for 10 years. Business and residential clients hire the team for demolition work as well as permit facilitation and compliance with city and state regulations in association with demolition and removal services. Precision tries to reclaim and recycle whenever possible. The company is licensed, insured, and bonded, is a member of Operators Local 150, and is also a full excavation and soil retention contractor.

Chicago, IL 60657


Robinette Demolition, Inc.

Robinette Demolition, Inc. handles demolition projects in Oakbrook Terrace and has almost 40 years of experience. The veteran-owned company uses aggressive safety protocols, is environmentally responsible, follows governmental regulations, and handles turnkey demolition projects. Services include interior strip-out services, total building demolition, environmental remediation, emergency response, and exploratory demolition for clients in the government, industrial, corporate, religious, medical, retail, and development sectors. Robinette Demolition is a Lead-Safe Certified Firm.

Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181


Signature Demolition Services, Inc.

Signature Demolition Services, Inc. brings 50 years of combined experience in demolition services to Chicago clients. Residential demolition covers homes, garages, multi-story apartments, and interiors, and commercial demolition handles tear down services for restaurants, hospitals, offices, and schools. Signature recycles as much debris as possible from all projects and deals with utility disconnections, permits, and license applications as required.

Chicago, IL 60290


US Dismantlement LLC

US Dismantlement LLC has been offering demolition services in Chicago for 30 years. Services include selective interior demolition supervised by a GS with over 25 years of experience, industrial demolition specializing in critical shut down work during plant outages, and building demolition with crews that have handled thousands of structures such as The Chicago Stadium and Chrysler's Kenosha Assembly plant.

Chicago, IL 60608


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