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Welcome To Michael Menn Ltd. Architectural and Construction Excellence in the Chicago Area

Architectural and Construction Excellence in Chicago Area

Michael Menn – Architect, AIA, CGR, CAPS, CGP

If you strive for excellence in your life, you have found the people who have turned residential and commercial architectural and construction dreams into reality for more than 30 years.

Michael Menn Ltd. is your premier source for both design (architecture) excellence and build (construction) excellence. We strive to exceed the goals of our clients, be it for renovation, remodeling, additions or new construction. Get started on your new project today! See why having a single source for design and construction is important. On the residential side, we design and build kitchens, bath suites, and complete home projects, including exteriors. We provide these services for single family homes, townhouses, multi-family dwellings and high rise living units. On the commercial side, we design and build everything from restaurants and retail spaces to office buildings to healthcare facilities and more. I encourage you to take your time as you navigate through this site. Read about our services, look at our work. But make sure you read about our values. Those are what truly set us apart. Then, when you are ready, call us or drop us an e-mail. We can’t wait to hear from you. Sincerely, Michael Menn Michael A. Menn AIA, NCARB, NKBA, CGR, CAPS, CGP

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Kitchen Renovation Northbrook, IL

Kitchen Renovation Northbrook, IL


Commercial Remodeling and Renovation

Commercial Remodeling and Commercial Design-Build

Everyone knows Michael Menn Ltd. for their unparalleled design/build approach within the residential remodeling market. What you are about to discover is that we are very proficient in commercial remodeling, commercial design/build remodeling and renovation.

Because we retain our residential strengths (openness, the ability to listen and understand our clients hurts and wants), we expand these strengths when collaborating with our commercial clients. Within the last two years we have completed a design/build for a well know dermatologist in the northern suburbs. The design included 2/3 of the space for the dermatologic office and 1/3 used as a high-end retail space for products and services that were ancillary to the practice.

At the other end of the commercial spectrum we are just finishing the conversion of a 90,000 SF manufacturing facility into a self-storage unit. This project focused more on utilizing every-square foot of the original building to maximize the size and number of storage units. Some innovative items we incorporated were an elevator to provide storage units on the second level of an original balcony. Lights are kept on motion sensors so as you walk towards your storage units the lights precede you and turn off after … Read More »