Mission Statement

To provide exceptional quality, cost-effective and efficient computer-aided drafting services.  


* To use today's technology and tomorrow's advances to help our clients get the most for their investment dollar.


To provide personal - one on one service.


To work with all clients in interpreting their needs in a courteous and  professional manner.

About CJL Design Services

Vision & Values

To be a well-rounded CAD drafting and technical services company that is recognized for applying the effectiveness of CAD solutions to all trades.


Recognizing and informing customers of the many uses and advantages of using CAD.


Win clients business and most of all trust through hard-work.


Satisfy the customers needs while being as ethical and honest .


Utilizing CAD Software to the best of our ability to make good quality drawings.


Present a professional yet down-to-earth service that will be respectable and impressive to all.

CJL Design Services strives to produce the best products possible, paying close attention to detail and offering the highest quality designs and plans.  With 30 years of design and drafting experience in different segments of the construction industry, we have much knowledge to offer each client.   We have over 30 years of experience in log home, site built, prefabricated, modular and commmercial construction sectors.  Our clientele includes architectural & engineering firms, contractors and home owners.   Winner of the 2002 & 2003 IABC (International ARRIS / Builders CAD Conference) - Architectural Drawing Competition.   We are Energy Star Partners. Buildings & homes built with Energy Star requirements offer owners all the features they want plus energy-efficient improvements that deliver better performance, greater comfort, and lower utility bills.  

Christopher LaCroix

In 1984 Christopher started CJL Design Services part-time by drawing home plans.  He has worked for architects & builders throughout his career years and since the housing market crash in 2009, Christopher decided to make CJL Design Services a full time business.


Chris' drafting and design experience started at Adirondack Community College in Queensbury, NY in their architectural drafting program, his first paying drafting job began with doing board drafting for Lincoln Logs.


Christopher has worked as a draftsman, estimator, purchasing manager, CAD project leader, drafting supervisor, and construction & manager while employed with several companies.  Over the years Howard has created drawings using Builders Cad, AutoCAD, Chief Architect, and Revit.  Christopher has also developed estimating program utilizing Excel and also uses PlanSwift for estimating.