Serving the Chicagoland Area

General Contracting, 

Construction Management, 

Construction Repair and Maintenance Services




Kmetz-Hausoul, Inc. (also known as K&H Construction Services), is a general contractor/construction management company dedicated to providing quality work with cost effective pricing. With 30 plus years of experience resulting in over $1 billion in project outlays, we have a solid reputation for successfully performing new construction and rehabilitation work. Included in our work history are educational facilities, retail, hospital, medical centers, office developments, sports and recreation, multi-family housing and industrial projects. 




The K&H Construction Services team comes with professionals who have worked for some of the top general contractors and subcontractors in the Chicago area. We bring the experience and knowledge required to provide your projects with timely schedules, economical pricing, and quality workmanship. We have extensive experience with positive results in construction management and program management. We offer the services with the experience of a large firm; the economy of a mid-size firm; and the passion and attention of the firms’ principles that you would find in a start-up.


Cost Effective


K&H Construction Services also brings relationship with the area’s top subcontractors designed to operate in all market segments. This allows us to transition to the needs of the marketplace and still maintain an identity as a strong, capable contractor in an ever-expanding marketplace. It is through this diversification, where we at K&H Constructions Services can provide the greatest level of service and quality to any project type, size or detail level. We have designed this company with the customer in mind, to bring total quality management to the projects we undertake with low overhead to create effective pricing through our strong relationships.

Management Team

Ed Kmetz


  Edward is a seasoned veteran of the construction business with a strong family reputation for providing timely and cost effective construction projects. Over the past 30 years, Edward has worked for some of the top ENR 500 general contractors in the U.S.  It is this vast experience that enables him to lead Kmetz-Hausoul, Inc. He has led teams in general contracting and design-build firms for retail/development, medical facilities, hospital groups, higher education, institutional buildings, multifamily homes, public buildings and transportation.

  His past responsibilities have included directing a newly formed preconstruction services division for conceptual, risk assessment, cost estimating and procurement across all construction; directing the construction operations department for manpower assignment, field manpower/equipment and strategic planning; managing preconstruction, estimating and operations departments for maintaining established business relationships and developing new opportunities within those relationships; and owner/operator of a union carpentry firm providing subcontracting services.

  In his last position, as Vice President of construction operations at Cambridge, Kmetz was responsible for managing the construction and preconstruction departments. This included overseeing the project management program, setting goals and implementing the plan, providing coaching and guidance and strategic planning. Edward’s experience in team management and total quality management allows him to lead a team of individuals that can bring the best construction management to get the project done. 

Edward is a graduate of DePaul University with degrees in Business Administration and Political Science. Say something interesting about your business here.

John Hausoul

  John Hausoul runs the business operations for Kmetz-Hausoul, Inc. In addition to his construction experience, Hausoul has over 25 years of project and program management experience with over 10 years of experience as a CEO. Over this time, Hausoul has turned numerous organizations around with a combination of strategic planning to increase focus on targeted markets, strict budget management, and aggressive growth strategies.   His expertise has served commercial and residential building product manufacturers and distributors as well as chemical and plastic manufacturers.

  Before his career in the construction industry and as a management consultant, Hausoul oversaw regulatory efforts regarding asbestos abatement and lead-based paint removal in super structures for the United States Environmental Protection Agency. 

Hausoul holds a master's degree in Management from the University of Maryland and a Bachelor of Science degree from Northland College. 

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Chicago, Illinois 60607, United States