AVDG is an established AV and automation integrator in Chicago that has completed more than 150 MDU projects throughout the Chicagoland area, in addition to thousands of projects around the globe. Our residential and commercial work has included an extensive range of audio-visual solutions, automation, security systems, commercial signage, conferencing, and other projects throughout the greater Chicago metropolitan area. We employ a skilled team of designers, engineers, and technicians to lead projects of any scale, working closely with homeowners, architects, developers, and other stakeholders through every step of the process.
Chicago MDU projects
digital signage displays
AVDG has a robust presence in Chicago, having led numerous AV and automation projects for environments of nearly every type and scale. From residential homes to Chicago’s most prominent towers, AVDG is known for delivering the finest technology solutions to commercial and residential projects.
condos & MDUs
AVDG is an active partner for luxury condos and other multi-dwelling units throughout Chicago. Our work can be found in some of Chicago’s most recognized buildings, including the Vista Tower, The Columbian, Wolf Point East, The Park Monroe, Optima Signature, and numerous others. We tailor every detail to match the direction of each development, working closely with architects, builders, developers, and property managers. Our technology offerings encompass a wide range of solutions to complete state-of-the art amenity and wellness environments for residents.
We work with Chicago homeowners and developers to transform any residential space with world-class technology solutions. Our relationship-first approach enables us to bring each client’s vision to life, customizing our solutions to their specific needs, space, and aesthetic. From single-room installations to sprawling, multi-story projects, we specialize in a wide range of solutions, including home-theater & AV, automated lighting, motorized window treatments, climate systems, access control, and more.
Our work can be found in office buildings, small businesses, warehouses, and other commercial spaces throughout Chicago and beyond. We work directly with business owners and property managers, as well as Chicago’s most renowned architects, interior designers, and real estate developers. Commercial AV solutions include robust video conferencing systems, audio & video distribution, digital signage, video walls, and more. AVDG has also equipped commercial environments with office automation, lighting, security, climate control, and other technologies.
Chicago developers, architects, and families rely on AVDG to incorporate the latest technology innovations into their new projects. Our experienced teams have supported new construction throughout the Chicago metropolitan area, working closely with stakeholders to design, engineer, and pre-wire systems to their exact specifications. We can propose solutions to fit the unique vision of the project or leverage clients’ existing requirements. Our 3D modeling software enables us to provide accurate renderings, while working with the developers’ project specs and timelines.
From home renovations to entire high-rise remodels, AVDG has integrated audio-visual and automation technologies into existing construction across Chicago. As a leading AV services company in Chicago, we bring renovation projects to life with stunning home theaters, whole-home speaker systems, smart home technologies, automated lighting, control systems, and other innovations. For multi-dwelling units and condos, we collaborate closely with planners to bring world-class amenities to their residential spaces.
For years, Chicago condominiums have depended on AVDG to make their residential environments more fun and attractive to prospective tenants. Our AV solutions offer a wide variety of fun innovations for game rooms, theater rooms, fitness areas, and other shared spaces. Technologies like golf simulators, interactive theater systems, and video walls are just a few examples of unique perks that wow tenants and help developers maximize their investments. Our skilled teams also incorporate these same technologies into single-family homes and commercial spaces.
AV and smart home technology have come a long way over the last decade. We help homeowners and businesses upgrade their old systems to experience the latest innovations, while also “future-proofing” them for the years ahead. Outdated home theaters, security systems, and early automation technology are common examples of technologies that we replace with newer, state-of-the-art tech. More than just “new,” the latest innovations are higher quality, easier to use, and more efficient. Whether you’re looking for a complete system overhaul or simple upgrade, we can present you with all of your options.
AVDG’s technology offerings go well beyond AV to bring new levels of wellness to any Chicago home or commercial space. Our integrated solutions from Delos™ target and enhance essential indoor environmental elements as a whole system, including air quality, water purification, light management, sound calibration, thermal quality, and sleep ambiance. Integrated together, these systems can support immune health and encourage healthier living, while also reducing the transmission of airborne viruses.
how we're doing it
the AVDG way
You’re going to love working with us. At AVDG, we apply a consultative approach to everything we do. More than just an installer or integrator, we are partners to our clients, helping them achieve their unique vision. We value your input and carefully evaluate your goals to find the perfect solution for your needs. Along the way, we provide advice, guidance, and answers to all your questions. This close collaboration ensures that your project is a success from start to finish. We’re committed to this relationship-first approach through every interaction, from the moment you first call us to completion of your project.
AVDG employs a diverse team of professionals who are skilled in all aspects of system design and installation. Our staff includes some of Chicago’s best AV technicians, architectural designers, system engineers, and installers. Every project is also overseen by our skilled project managers and account managers, who see the project through to completion and communicate updates to you, so that you’re never in the dark about status.
how we support you
full-service support solution
Our full-service support ensures that your system works exactly as it should. In addition to providing world-class support to our clients, AVDG has been compiling reports of any adverse system behavior due to installation or product-specific deficiencies for more than a decade. This data enables us to circumvent issues in new installations, so that systems work exactly as they should. As part of our comprehensive system design, we fully assemble and relentlessly test every component of your build before we install it, ensuring that it works flawlessly.
Our clients get access to dedicated, 24/7 remote system monitoring and on-call support. We are available to address any issue or question you might have, around the clock.
featured case studies
Here are just a few of the many AV, automation, and technology projects we’ve completed in Chicago.
9 walton | chicago
AVDG managed the audiovisual needs for this luxury condominium high-rise in Chicago’s downtown Gold Coast neighborhood, known for its timeless and elegant architecture. AVDG oversaw the audiovisual design and integration for each unit, per buyers’ specifications. Integrated technologies included invisible speakers throughout each of the units and prewire for motorized shades. AVDG also engineered a custom system that provides management control over the building.
4 east elm | chicago
AVDG helped oversee the audiovisual needs for this LEED-certified luxury high-rise in Chicago’s downtown Gold Coast neighborhood. Following each buyer’s specifications, our teams provided audiovisual design, integration and motorized shades for each unit throughout the 194,000 sq. ft. building. We developed a custom system that provides management control over the building, as well automatic timers for outside spaces and amenity zones.
400 west huron | chicago
This boutique-style luxury high-rise in Chicago’s downtown River North neighborhood was outfitted with numerous AVDG technologies, including audiovisual design and integration throughout the building’s 26 units, customized to each buyer’s wishes. AVDG also provided a custom system that provides management control over the building, as well as an integrated system that allows building management to manage temperature-controlled areas. like the heated garage and wine lockers.
tribune towers | chicago
AVDG partnered with Golub & Co to provide the audiovisual needs through the revamp of this historic neo-gothic skyscraper, which housed the Chicago Tribune and its parent company for almost a century. In addition to the revamp, AVDG is also collaborating on a new development, the Tribune Tower East skyscraper. As part of the project, AVDG is developing a custom system that provides management control over the building and automatic timers for outside spaces and amenity zones. Our teams are also integrating systems in a shared party space that has a fully-equipped wrap-around outdoor terrace and interior kitchen/lounge.
nema | chicago
AVDG partnered with Crescent Heights to design and integrate the audiovisual needs for the tallest rental building in Chicago’s downtown South Loop neighborhood. The $1.5 million project included a custom system that provides management control over the building, 4 floors of AV-equipped amenity spaces with dedicated areas for golf simulation, fitness, and gathering spaces. AVDG also integrated technologies in the building’s bar and lounge area.