Chas Bender Company

General Contracting

We are proud to be one of Chicagoland's leading general contractors. At Chas. Bender, we ensure that every project is thoroughly managed on-site, and with prompt attention and communication among all involved parties.

Every vendor and tradesperson we manage is held to the same rigorous standards that have put us out front of our competitors for over 115 years.

Construction Management

Our Construction Management services further institute our high levels of detail and coordination. Thorough planning and communication are key from start to finish.

Throughout the process we handle all issues of public safety, time management, mathematics, and staffing, to ensure on-time, on-budget delivery.

Kitchen & Front-of-House Design

At Chas. Bender, we are kitchen and front-of-house design experts, having completed thousands of designs throughout the history of our company.

Our keen eye and experienced past enable us to see the big picture and eliminate problems before they occur. This vast knowledge contributes to designs that are efficient, cost-saving, and visually stunning.

New Construction

We offer a full-range of construction services starting from the ground up. Keenly executed planning, estimating, project management, infrastructure, and build-out — for an entirely new structure, or for an existing structure that requires significant extensions.


For both large and small renovations, Chas. Bender has the expertise to get the job done efficiently and precisely. We help you select the best materials and then follow through with expert construction and installation.

In-House Consulting, Architecture & Engineering

With a full team of architects and engineers in-house, our process runs like a well-oiled machine. This efficiency enables us to accomplish projects on-schedule and in less time than our competitors.

Design Build

Working closely with with tradespeople and architects, we design our projects right from the very start. The ability to work congruently on design and construction saves our clients time, money, and hassle, and delivers the best possible outcome every time.

Kitchen Equipment & Furniture

Providing our hospitality clients with food service equipment and furniture allows them the simplicity of one-stop shopping. Our wide range of equipment and furniture is suited for establishments of all sizes, levels of sophistication, and specialties.