Inspired by a love for historical architecture and years of experience in the industry, we started Keenan Homes in our basement in our first home in Harding Woods neighborhood of La Grange Park, IL. Since then, we have grown to be one of the top home remodeling companies in the Chicagoland area. Over the years, our growth has helped us to develop many partnerships including being a preferred contractor of James Hardie siding and Owens Corning shingles.
Keenan Homes is a quality home remodeling firm that offers exceptional service to Chicagoland homeowners alike. Keenan Homes is the foremost choice for all interior renovations and exterior renovations. Equipped with an array of trained experts, produced through long withstanding professional relationships, Keenan Homes has launched themselves in the industry and in turn become a trusted member of the community.
Since 2011, Keenan Homes has been the go-to home renovation specialists for residents in and around La Grange, Illinois. If you are looking for premier home remodeling contractors, choose Keenan Homes. We can make your vision come to fruition with their mission to provide quality design, quality product, quality craftsmanship, accountability and a sense of community.
We have the capabilities to handle projects big or small with a family business perspective. From interior rooms to window replacements, we can make your vision of your dream home a reality.
Clarendon Hills native Margaret Keenan graduated with a B.S. from the University Honors College of Arizona State University in 1999 and in 2005 from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with an M.S. in Historic Preservation of Architecture. As co-owner of the family run business, Keenan oversees the implementation and improvement of efficient business operations. Managing marketing, growth strategies, human resources, community outreach and financial resources, she works to assure a quality end product as well as customer and employee satisfaction. In the field you will see her focus primarily on the interior and exterior design of larger home renovation projects. Mommy of 5, Margaret resides in LaGrange Park with her husband and business partner, Patrick and their crew.
La Grange native, Patrick Keenan has been a leader in the remodeling industry for over 10 years. His experience in home renovation production and sales management has provided the necessary skill set to co-own and operate the family firm. A trusted manager with established loyalty amongst local craftsmen, Keenan unites a quality team, resulting in exceptional workmanship and a beautiful finished product. Outside of residential construction, Keenan has worked with local municipalities in economic development and enriching communities with local public art projects. Patrick resides in LaGrange Park with his wife and business partner, Margaret, and their five children.
Office Assistant Colleen McAuliffe grew up in La Grange and earned her B.S. in Elementary Education from the University of Iowa. McAuliffe specializes in customer relationship management and scheduling at our office in La Grange. Utilizing her expertise and industry software, she diligently tracks projects from start to finish assuring thorough record keeping, timely completion of jobs and consistent in-house practices. Colleen resides in Lagrange Park with her husband and three children. Her attention to detail, professionalism and community ties make her a valuable asset to Keenan Homes.
Keenan Homes is excited to have Katherine Moran on the team as our Accounting Assistant. A St. Norbert College graduate, Katherine graduated with her B.A. in Economics and Spanish. Moran’s expertise in accounting processes, financial reporting, and bookkeeping software coupled with her organizational skills and very high attention to detail make her an asset on the Keenan Homes team. Her skill in analysis, and consistency, accuracy and efficiency in day to day practices are a greatly appreciated must in the fast-paced home remodeling industry. When not at the office, Katherine enjoys living in Brookfield with her husband Matt and their two daughters.
Design and Sales Consultant
Harry Waterous was born on the South Side near Midway Airport and attended St. Laurence High School, studying mechanical and architectural drafting. Later he attended Southern Illinois University at Carbondale to study Mechanical Engineering. He utilized that education to work in the tool and die industry as a mold maker and CNC machinist until 2005, when he transitioned into the construction industry. A certified roofer and James Hardie expert, Harry brings Keenan Homes a technical expertise and an eye for design. Harry is currently a resident of Lisle, where he lives with his wife Katie and his dog Reno.
Our siding foreman, Daniel, is a master installer and expert on the James Hardie siding product. Working on the exteriors of older homes often times comes with challenges. Daniel's experience and ability to adjust on the job has resulted in hundreds of beautifully restored homes around the Chicagoland area. Daniel and his wife have four children and live in Elk Grove Village
Sebastian, has been working in the roofing industry for over 15 years. He is responsible for any needs that may come up during a project. A master installer himself, Sebastian now trains the crew members and maintains quality on all job sites. Sebastian brings an attitude of whatever it takes to ensure that all jobs are properly installed and each customer is satisfied with the completed work and clean up. Sebastian and his wife have three children and live in Lemont.