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  1. 10 Reasons for Choosing CL Design Build, Inc.

    November 10, 2014

    1. An experienced custom Energy Star®/Green-Build builder, focused on providing energy efficient homes, using leading edge technology, which reduces monthly utility bills while increasing the comfort level in your home. 2. A full-time, full-service, experienced staff that is eager to assist you; a staff that communicates effectively and operates using precise procedures that facilitate the […]


  2. “No Duplication” Policy

    In order to protect the uniqueness and creativity of each home that is designed as well as the ideas and effort made by each of our clients, we at CL Design-Build, Inc. promise to maintain a “No Duplication” Policy. This 100% enforced policy prevents the staff, trades, and suppliers of CL Design-Build, Inc. from duplicating, […]


  3. Building Green

    Yorkville, IL in Kendall County is a fast-growing treasure, a beautiful hidden community just minutes outside of the well-known cities of Naperville, Aurora, Plainfield and it is fast moving in the Green direction. So fast in fact, that it’s neighbors to the east may not catch up. Well under way as one of Yorkville’s driving […]


  4. What is Energy Star?

    September 30, 2014

    ENERGY STAR is a government-backed program helping businesses and individuals protect the environment through superior energy efficiency. Results are already adding up. Americans, with the help of ENERGY STAR, saved enough energy in 2005 alone to avoid greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to those from 23 million cars — all while saving $12 billion on their […]


  5. How to Minimize Stress and Maximize Sanity

    September 22, 2014

    If anyone ever told you that building a home can be stressful, they were right. However, savvy homeowners choose a builder who will make it less so. But beyond making certain the company is licensed and insured and has provided a fair bid and a professional contract, how do owners determine whether a company will […]


  6. CL Design-Build Celebrates Milestone

    August 1, 2014

    Chicago area company CL Design-Build, Inc. celebrates 14 years of home building in August. The family-owned, award winning business was founded in 2000 to offer a complete design and home building service to those in search of a quality home that fits their lifestyle, tastes, and budget. The company offers a one-point of contact for their clients for any size or style of home.


  7. Taking Your Vision and Turning it into Reality

    January 31, 2014

    As a professional builder, we are practiced at taking a client’s concepts and ideas and transforming them into three-dimensional reality. It is a skill we have honed over decades. It is our work and our passion. For our clients, translating their vision for their new home into words can be both challenging and frustrating. Putting […]


  8. CL Design-Build Receives Houzz’s 2012 ‘Best Of Remodeling’ Award

    March 22, 2012

    First-Ever Survey & Analysis of More than 1.2 Million Members Reveals Top-Rated Professionals and Current Design Trends from Across the Country


  9. America Recycles Day is November 15th

    October 14, 2011

    For years recycling programs have focused on reducing residential waste. Now it is time for businesses to focus on their recycling efforts as well. If your business does not have a recycling program, it is time to start. If you have one, it is time to re-evaluate and enhance it. In either case, begin with […]


  10. People want greener homes — if the price is right Real Estate Weekly – MarketWatch

    February 5, 2010

    People want greener homes — if the price is right Real Estate Weekly – MarketWatchPosted using ShareThis



While Bob and I have worked with CL Design Build, the experience has been positive, professional, and one we would pursue again. Our dream home was creatively designed balancing practicality and cost. Cheryl’s attention to detail will make our home a focal point of the neighborhood. Thanks to all at CL Design Build!

~ Bob and Ann Elwood

We enjoyed working with CL Design Build to build our 100% custom dream home. Starting with a blank piece of paper, we were able to build our home from bottom to top using our own ideas and concepts. We are really enjoying our home today.

~ Doug and Cinda Coyne

That teamwork between Brad and Cheryl ensured that we received the best that is available. There is a trust and bond between CL Design-Build and their clients that gave us peace of mind. The numerous compliments that we receive on our beautiful home are tremendous!

~ Richard and Kristine Christie