“We work to teach our students to ‘go the extra mile.’ Your work has exemplified going the extra mile in so many ways.’ Your impact has been, and will be, truly far-reaching.”

-Tom Doar, North Shore Country Day School

“Valenti Builders was with us every step of the way as we did our legwork on the best possible way to build the first-freestanding hospice residence in Cook County..Valenti Builders’ dedication, from the top down, shows in the magnificent final product which will be an ongoing gift for Northern Cook and Lake counties for years to come.”

-Heidi Schelling & Margaret Cassato Lamason, Midwest Palliative Hospice & CareCenter

“You are master communicators: you kept us abreast of progress, anticipated difficulties, and were always available to us by telephone and in personal visits. You worked within our budget, and were constantly attentive to the realities of financial constraints experienced by a not-for-profit organization.”

-Galeta Kaar Clayton, Chicago City Day School

“I would say the strength of the Valenti team is its ability to communicate with the client. The entire team listened to the clients’ needs and wants. Very professional delivery of information coupled with a sincere relationship for the welfare of the client made managing the project very meaningful to all.”

-Cindy Hooper, North Shore Country Day School

“Your staff truly recognized that our reputation was on the line for both cost and schedule. To recognize this, which appears to be a very simple item though few really understand, was the difference in making this project a success.”

-J. Timothy Brugh, R.G. Brugh & Sons, Inc., Illinois Masonic Medical Center

“This was the 3rd project that Valenti Builders has done for us. In each instance, you performed on time and within budget. When issues arose, you were responsive and responsible. You continue to care about your work even after the project is over and bills have been paid.”

-Richard A. Forsythe, Forsythe Technology

“The strength and support of the Valenti team throughout the entire project provided me with great comfort, given that this was a once-in-a-lifetime project for me.”

-Scott Farrell, American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

“This was a complex project combining extensive renovation and new construction. The remarkable thing is, that with each phase we came in on schedule and on budget. The careful attention to detail by Valenti Builders was truly extraordinary.”

-Reverend Robert E. McLaughlin, Holy Name Cathedral

“I believe what sets you apart from others is top management’s hands-on approach and personal involvement. Your people communicate well and care that each project is a tremendous success for your clients. Your attitude always remains positive, enthusiastic and flexible throughout the entire building process.”

-Robert J. Navratil, RREEF Funds

“I have seen firsthand how Valenti Builders delivers on their promises of high quality service, on time delivery and being a true partner with our Glenview Park District team in the construction of our new club house and paddle tennis facility.”

-Chuck Balling, Glenview Park District, Glenview Prairie Club

“The six months we had to complete this work, compounded by the existing building being occupied for three of them, was a tighter than tight construction schedule, and on top of that, there was no shortage of extraneous factors that continued to provide obstacles along the way…There is no question that the experience and talent of your team made completing the project possible, and I’m grateful for the effort.”

-Andy Tinucci, Associate, David Woodhouse Architects, Cove School

“The promises that were made as your team presented its capabilities held true throughout the course of this assignment. This team, which was originally designated to this project, remained consistent in their roles and to their word.”

-Helene Hamilton, The Northern Trust Company

“Valenti Builders took a proactive role in fostering that teamwork throughout the construction process.”

-Cole Gagnon, OKW Architects, Evanston Golf Club

“Not only did your company do a great job in a cost-efficient manner, but they really went out of their way to make life very easy for the firm throughout the entire process.”

-Cezar M. Froelich, Law Offices of Shefsky & Froelich

“As Chairman of the Rebuilding Committee I would like to say to you and all of your associates that your performance for Bryn Mawr could not have been more superb. The work proceeded as promised and all construction issues were resolved in a business like and friendly way.”

-Ivan Himmel, Bryn Mawr Country Club

“They (Valenti Builders) staff their projects with very experienced field supervisors that are very adept at coordinating the activities of the various subcontractors on the job site, and resolving any conflicts that may surface.”

-William Livas, Eisenmann Corporation

“It is very gratifying to work with a company that is responsive, sensitive to our schedule, and actually accomplishes what they promised.”

-Philip E. Mowbray, TV 38

“Your office deserves much of the credit for how well the space has turned out. The Project Manager and jobsite Superintendent both performed exceptionally well on the project. Their attention to coordination, schedule, budget and quality – aspects that are often in conflict – resulted in one of the smoothest, most problem free projects I have been involved in for some time. Given the complex nature of this project, that performance was especially gratifying.”

-David A. Urschel, AIA, Eckenhoff Saunders Architects, Inc., Glenbrook Hospital Reproductive Medicine

“Valenti Builders has met and exceeded our expectations of service and professionalism. Specifically, we appreciate the field supervision maintaining a clean and safe site and scheduling and coordinating trade contractors. We are also pleased with the (Project Manager’s) timely pricing, project updates, and construction management.”

-Todd Jabaay, V3 Corporate Center

“I could not imagine that we could complete this project ahead of schedule, stay within our cost estimates and meet all our quality and design expectations with any other firm as general contractor. This was not just a fluke or a matter of good luck. This was the result of both hard work and dedication by Valenti Builders.You personally have been a true partner to us in all respects on this highly complex and, in many respects, pioneering project. Further, your commitment to our success has permeated your entire organization.”

-Forrest Schneider, Corporate Center of Northbrook

“Not only has Valenti Builders always impressed me with the professionalism consistently shown, from the top down, but, as I have come to learn over the years, all business relationships are built on personal interaction and I have never enjoyed the construction experience more than when working with you and the people you employ.”

-Stephen A. Christien, AIA, Whiteside Christien Architecture Interior Design, Chicago City Day School

“The project presented numerous challenges, not the least of which was the differing personalities of the various parties involved. Valenti was intuitive in following our lead with the client and other consultants to maintain a balance of relationships. The Valenti team also deserves recognition for their willingness to participate in problem solving over the course of the project to deal with the unforeseen challenges created by building management and the indecisiveness of end users.”

-Joe Burns, CB Richard Ellis, Aon