ABOUT US

Tony LaMantia founded of Hinsdale-based LaMantia Design and Remodeling in 1973 and has continued to guide our family-owned company with his commitment to client satisfaction and outstanding workmanship. Since our inception, we have grown and reshaped ourselves to match the evolution of our industry, and we’re proud to be considered one of the most respected builders in the Chicagoland area.

The award-winning design staff at LaMantia includes licensed architects, professional interior designers, accredited kitchen and bath designers, and a host of dedicated tradesmen. Our design and build process takes a team approach that seamlessly integrates design, material selection, and the build. Because we take a holistic approach to home renovations and remodels, we are proud to offer services that include constant communications and updates throughout your project.

The LaMantia award-winning design staff includes licensed architects, degreed interior designers, accredited kitchen and bath designers, and a host of dedicated tradesmen. Our team approach to each project, once adopted, has proven to be the answer to a seamless integration of design, material selection and finally, the build. View the LaMantia process here.

Best of Houzz 2017

Reviews from the Houzz community have rated LaMantia with the highest level for client satisfaction.

2015-2016 NARI CotY Awards

The five design awards we’ve won range in almost every category of outstanding work that LaMantia produces.

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We are proud of our awards and recognition by magazines and remodeling organizations.

LAMANTIA'S 5-YEAR WARRANTY

We guarantee our materials and workmanship to be of good quality and free of material defects for a period of 5 years. Each homeowner, at the conclusion of their project, is awarded a certified letter of warranty with date-to-date information.

Our Team

LaMantia Design and Remodeling is proud of the award-winning professional designers, architects, and tradesmen who put their talents to work to create amazing spaces for our clients. From kitchen transformations to bathroom remodels, basement renovations, and home additions, our experienced team is here to guide you through every aspect of the design and build process.

Lana Galloway

Showroom Manager

Lana Galloway has been working in interior design since 1990 and has been a valued member of our team for the last 17 years. She received her B.A. in Interior Design/Art from Columbia College and her A.A.S. in Interior Design from Prairie State College. Remodeling and construction projects require a keen eye for budgeting, cost … Continued

Gina Mazzone

Architectural Designer, CMKBD

Gina joined the LaMantia Design Team in 2003. She graduated from the International Academy of Merchandising and Design in 1984 and is a Certified Master Kitchen and Bath Designer with the National Kitchen and bath Association. She is a diversified designer and passionate about finding design solutions to meet the individual needs of her clients. … Continued

George E. Petraitis

Architect

LaMantia has considered George Petraitis a wonderful asset to the team for the last 15 years. He began his career over 50 years ago as an architectural intern after attending the University of Illinois at both the Chicago and Champaign-Urbana campuses. He also has over 30 years of experience with the Design/Build Project Delivery Model, … Continued

Annessa Zaharis

Designer, NCIDQ

Annessa Zaharis has been working in the field of interior design for 13 years. She received her B.F.A. in Interior Design from Maryville University in St. Louis. She has always had a passion for design and architecture but turned it into so much more when she decided to make it her career. Working with clients … Continued

Jackie Prazak

Architectural Designer

Jackie Prazak has been working in the remodeling industry for twenty-seven years. She earned her Bachelors of Fine Arts with an emphasis in Interior Architecture from Northern Illinois University in Dekalb. Jackie enjoys space planning and guiding customers through the materials selection process, always aiming for beautiful and functional spaces for homes. While she enjoys … Continued

Gail Cabala-Lowry

Architect, NCARB

Gail Lowry is a licensed architect and talented designer with 30 years of experience. She holds a B.Arch. degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, an M.S. degree in Crop Sciences, and a CPD in Horticulture from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is the recipient of several awards from the National Association … Continued

Ashley Degnan

Designer

Ashley Degnan earned her B.F.A. in Interior Design from Harrington College of Design, and she has been working in the interior design and construction field for the last nine years. She is a lifelong design enthusiast who was born and raised in the beautiful city of Chicago. Having previously worked for multiple luxury builders and … Continued

Carly Pupillo

Kitchen & Bath Designer

Since receiving a B.F.A. in Interior Design from the Illinois Institute of Art, Carly Pupillo has been designing jaw-dropping spaces — just ask any of her past clients! Her true passion for the design and remodeling industry started 11 years ago after she won her first interior design competition. A personal goal for all of … Continued

Sally Mauery

Kitchen & Bath Designer

Although she started out her career as an advertising Art Director in New York City, Sally Mauery decided that design and remodeling was where she really wanted to be. After putting an addition on her own home in Park Ridge, she decided to pursue a Kitchen and Bath Design certificate from Harper College and joined … Continued

Katie Suva

Kitchen & Bath Designer, CKD, CBD

With a B.F.A. in Interior Architecture from Columbia College and CKD and CBD certifications from the National Kitchen and Bath Association, Katie Suva is an experienced and essential member of our team. She’s been working in interior architecture for 14 years and specializes in bathroom and kitchen remodels. She also lives in nearby Downers Grove … Continued

Shannon Mills

Designer

Shannon Mills has received her Master of Arts in Interior Design from Harrington College of Design. While going to school full-time to earn her degree, Shannon simultaneously held a full time job in the design industry. From working in residential design to commercial office design, she found her true passion in kitchen and bath. With … Continued

Danielle Rivera

Designer

Danielle began her career path working at an exhibit house in Chicago’s trade show business where her creativity thrived as she learned about interior design concepts. This motivated her to pursue higher education and she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design from Harrington College and an MFA in Interior Architecture with a focus in … Continued