St Charles

Happily Serving Chicagoland for over 35 Years!

Looking for a St Charles, IL, Concrete Contractor?

We provide St Charles residents and business owners with concrete replacement and raising services. Not only do we work in the area but also are St Charles residents ourselves! We pride ourselves on being able to improve the property in our hometown with our award winning concrete services.


St Charles Concrete Replacement and Raising Contractor

St Charles, IL is great city to visit and even better place to live. Nestled along the banks of the Fox River, St Charles has become a sought after city for those looking to raise a family and plant roots. With a population of around 33,460 and median family income of $94,704, St Charles is a vibrant city. Homeownership is strong, with 11,072 housing units located within the city. St Charles homeowners love to invest in their homes, which is why we receive so many calls from homeowners looking for a local concrete construction and concrete raising contractor.

Concrete work is a high demand home improvement service in St Charles and residents are looking to hire a contractor that produces quality work and also knows what customer services are all about. That’s why many residents have called Catalano Concrete when it’s time for a new concrete driveway or when they need their sunken concrete repaired. With over 35 years of experience pouring concrete around the Chicago area suburbs, we know concrete but more importantly, we know how to take care of our customers.


St Charles Concrete Raising, Lifting, Leveling and Repair Company

During the past 25 years, like many Chicago suburbs, St Charles has seen tremendous growth in the amount of single-family homes built. Despite the quality of construction, it is common for concrete along the perimeter of the home, such as walkways, driveways, patios and even garage floors to settle during the first 10 years after construction. Many times this is due to improper compaction along the over dig areas of new homes. With so many newer homes around St Charles, it’s very common for homeowners in the area to request our services to repair sunken concrete walkway, driveways, patios and garage floors as well as full replacement of their concrete.


The Preferred Alternative to Mudjacking

Our repair method for raising and stabilizing sunken concrete is the most advanced method available. Traditionally, mudjacking has been the only way to raise sunken concrete. While this method does work, it has never been viewed as a permanent solution. Catalano Concrete raises concrete using high-density polyurethane injections, known as PolyJacking. This process has been used for many years in heavy highway applications, today reputable contractors such as us our using it for residential and commercial applications. If your St Charles home or business has sunken concrete in need of raising and leveling, give us a call for a free estimate on a permanent solution.


The Concrete Driveway Replacement Experts – St Charles

When your St Charles concrete driveway is beyond repair or if you’re tired of having an old asphalt driveway, we can help. We have been installing new concrete driveways for over 35 years! Our old world craftsmanship combined with treating our customers like family has made us one of Chicago’s premier residential concrete contractors.


St Charles Driveway Permit Information

If you are looking to replace a concrete driveway in St Charles a building permit is required. Below are the key local building codes required by the city:

  • Single driveways cannot exceed 24’ft in width
  • Thickness of concrete must be a minimum of 5” for driveway and 6” for apron and public walkway
  • Base must by 4” of CA-6 stone
  • New curbing must be doweled into existing curbing
  • A pre-pour inspection is required before concrete is placed</>

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  • The job was real professional and the price was fair. I’ve already recommended you to my neighbors.
    The Lamm Family

Learn More About Concrete

As a homeowner, property owner, or business owner, it’s essential to know that quality concrete work does more than just look nice, it can have a lasting impact on the value and safety of your property.

Learn all about concrete in our Concrete 101 online resource center, covering everything from concrete basics to permits, and contractors to typical project timelines.

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