Make-It-Here is conveniently located in Downers Grove, Ill. near the North-South Tollway (I-355) Maple Avenue interchange. We are west of Walnut St., east of the North-South Tollway (I-355), north of Maple Ave., south of the Burlington Northern railroad tracks.

Visit Us!

Our address is:


5225 Thatcher Rd.

Downers Grove, IL   60515

Phone:  630-541-3436




  • Take I-355 to Maple Ave.

  • Turn east onto Maple Ave.

  • Turn left (north) onto Walnut Ave - 1st traffic light east of I-355.

  • Turn left (west) onto Thatcher Rd.

  • Thatcher Rd. makes a 90° right turn to the north.

  • Make the 90° right turn on Thatcher Rd. and immediately turn right into the parking area.

  • We are in the one story building. Our entrance is roughly in the center of the building on the west side facing Thatcher Rd.


The building for Make-It-Here as seen from Thatcher Rd. looking northeast.


Use the south entrance to the parking lot.

We’re at the center of the building.

Come on in!

Welcome to Make-It-Here.

Please sign-in at the Welcome Desk.

You’ll find the tools, equipment, and knowledge to build just about anything just on the other side of those doors.


5225 Thatcher Rd., Downers Grove, IL 60515