About Us 

Our Company
Century Bay Builders is custom home builder and professional remodeling company serving Chicago-land and North Shore communities. Established in Libertyville, Illinois in 1981, our company’s core business is remodeling and renovating kitchens, bathrooms and shared family spaces. We offer extensive, luxury custom home design/build services, as well as, remodeling, renovations and home maintenance.
What makes us different from the competitors? A key component to our business is our ability to manage the time, costs and details of your project efficiently. This allows us to establish a close partnership with you to provide updates, and if necessary, options or alternatives during the course of the project. When you choose to have us build your dream home you have the confidence that the job will be done quickly, within budget, and built with the highest of quality.
We aren’t shy when it comes to providing you with the most energy efficient systems and materials, and strive to lower the impact we have on the environment through sustainable building practices. Design Green, Build Green. We know what is important to you, and we go the extra mile to insure we exceed your expectations. 95% of our business comes from referrals, which speaks loudly about how we continually satisfy our clients. 
Founded by Jack Shaver in 1981 Century Bay Builders has grown from a small remodeling company to a successful luxury home builder and professional remodeling firm with countless satisfied customers. Jack is the President and has strived to build remarkable projects for each unique client. His strong communication skills and ability to create long lasting relationships has built a remarkable client base that continually supports the company’s growth.

Joined by his sons Nick and Patrick, they each bring their unique talents and perspectives into the business which has allowed Century Bay Builders to be as successful as it is today.

Our Team
Nick Shaver is the Vice President and manages the financials and day to day business organization. His extraordinary business sense and organization skills serve as a strong foundation for the company to operate upon. With nearly 15 years of construction experience and his vast depth of construction knowledge he provides a unique perspective which pushes Century Bay Builders above the competition.

Patrick Shaver is the Director of Sales and Marketing and manages new and existing customer relationships. His outgoing personality and passion for people reinforces the company’s core values. Continual communication is the key when it comes to satisfying our clients. Listening to their needs and wishes is the cornerstone of our success and allows us to continually exceed their expectations.

Together, they design and build remarkable homes for the homeowners in the North Shore and surrounding communities. Their eye for detail, as skilled craftsmen, shines through as they build each project as a showpiece. By continually exceeding the expectations of their clients, they have grown their customer following exponentially over the years. These satisfied customers continue to share their experiences with their friends and family, because they know that Century Bay Builders will do the same for them.

Century Bay Builders is a proud supporter of local charities and organizations including:
Max Schewitz Foundation: http://www.maxandthewildthings.com/
Children's Memorial Hospital: http://www.childrensmemorial.org/
Habitat For Humanity: http://www.habitat.org/
United States Hunter Jumper Association: http://ushja.org/
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital: http://www.lfh.org/ 
Big Brothers Big Sisters: http://www.bbbs.org
North Shore Country Day School: http://www.nscds.org/

We take pride in associating with the following organizations:
The Better Business Bureau: http://www.bbb.org/
GLMV Chamber of Commerce: http://www.glmvchamber.org/
Illinois Solar Energy Association: http://www.illinoissolar.org/
United States Green Building Council (USGBC): http://www.usgbc.org/
Illinois Recycling Associations: http://www.illinoisrecycles.org/
National Association of the Remodeling Industry: http://www.nari.org/
National Association of Home Builders: http://www.nahb.org/
Building Material Reuse Association: http://www.bmra.org/

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