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Based on 203 reviews
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Best Pick Guarantee
Verified General Liability Ins.
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4th year as a Best Pick Call
"Beautiful and long-lasting floors are the trademark of Garage Store, but we do much, much more, from organizational systems to a variety of garage accessories and appliances. Our experienced and professional staff will work with you, striving to make your experience effortless, stress-free, and completely customized."

Jim Melchert | Founder & CEO
Company Information
Services Offered
Garage Store offers a wide range of garage and basement services and products, specializing in decorative and durable epoxy, polyurea, and polyaspartic concrete coating systems for garages, basements, patios, and commercial applications. The company also installs concrete floor coatings, overhead storage, wall and cabinet organization systems, and garage accessories such as lighting, bike storage, and vehicle lifts in addition to repairing and restoring concrete before coating.
The company offers a 100 percent customer satisfaction guarantee.
Company History
Garage Store was founded in 2007 by Jim Melchert, a chemist and former US Marine.
The company is an authorized dealer of Gladiator and SafeRacks products.
Employee Information
All employees are professionally trained in various floor coating applications.
Areas Served
Northern Chicago, North Shore, Northwest Chicago Suburbs, Southwest Chicago Suburbs, Western Chicago Suburbs
A selection of 203 homeowner reviews:
“The gentleman who owns the company was extremely personable. He came out himself to measure, and everything was done perfectly. I love my new garage. Garage Store absolutely gets an A+ from me.”
“They're amazing. I've used them for three different homes. They're very good workers, very trustworthy, dependable, and on time, and they do a great job—A+.”
“They get an A+. They were excellent. They put in a new surface on our front entryway, which included stairs and two flat areas. They were so very friendly and concerned. It has stood up to time, wear and tear, and the weather. It's been great, and it's a good product. I have recommended them to other people.”
“They were thorough in their work, so I liked the job. I love the floor. They're A+.”
“100 percent positive. Very highly satisfied. A+, overall.”
“They have a good product. They were very easy and accommodating to work with. A+ overall.”
“They did our garage floor coating. Overall, I'd have to give them an A+.”
“A+ overall.”
“They did a great job. I'd say it was an A grade overall. I am very likely to recommend them.”
“They finished our garage floor and made it look like paint chips and an epoxy finish. They did a good job. I'd give them an A.”