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Photos: Your Best, Spookiest Halloween Decorations in the Chicago Area

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Kevin Byrne, the owner of the Ravenswood Manor “zombie house,” shares the story behind his spooky Halloween display—twelve lifelike zombies—that has been catching the eyes of the neighbors and the internet.

Some Chicago-area homeowners are taking spooky decorations to another level.

We asked, you answered and we screamed.

Viewers have been sending us some of their scariest and best Halloween decorations to isee@nbcchicago.com.

Here's a look at some of the incredible decorations:

I converted my garden into a zombie graveyard. From palatine, IL Kate McNally
Rachel Wright
Good Morning,Sending along my outdoor Halloween display in Roscoe Village.  Happy Halloween!
Joe Kosiara from Crown Point, Indiana spooktacular display
Rob Levinson
This is amazing, please consider showing these pics! Takes a lot of cords but in the end looks awesome.
Here are some photos of our current Halloween display. We are huge baseball fans and my son Jack is an avid Red Sox fan. Thanks for your consideration ! The Lee family Roscoe Village
Melissa and Guy Turi’s home In Shorewood IL
Melissa and Guy Turi’s home In Shorewood IL
Christine Galick
From Genoa, IL “Cemetery of Genoa Woods”
Melissa and Guy Turi’s home In Shorewood IL
Irene Morales
Hello, I do this every year, but I’m particularly proud of how it turned out this year. Elgin, IL
Irene Morales
Hello, I do this every year, but I’m particularly proud of how it turned out this year. Elgin, IL
Alissa Hartnett
A photo of my Halloween Display this year in Riverside! It is a hand painted window with the image of the Crypt Keeper from “Tales of the Crypt.” This was my tenth year of painting our front window for Halloween! Alissa
Alissa Hartnett
A photo of my Halloween Display this year in Riverside! It is a hand painted window with the image of the Crypt Keeper from “Tales of the Crypt.” This was my tenth year of painting our front window for Halloween! Alissa
Kelly Klemencic
Laura and Travis Wheatfield IN
kelly collins