Since the founding of Imagine Drafting & Design, we have made it our goal to provide quality services, exceptional efficiency, and the highest level of professionalism. No matter what service you’re looking for, we strive to not only meet but exceed your expectations and ensure your full satisfaction.
We enjoy helping clients from all across the country.
Thankfully, traveling is one of our favorite activities, so spending time with our children and grandchildren is at the top of our list of hobbies. We also enjoy bicycling, seeing historical sites, going new places, and making new friends wherever we go.
We are John and Patti Schrader, and reside in northern Minnesota. Together we raised seven children, whose interests and careers have taken them to Southern Minnesota, Florida and Montana.
President and Chief Architect
Hello. I am the founder of Imagine Drafting & Design. I work with a skilled team of Drafting Subcontractors with the expertise to get every job done right.
With an extensive career as a contractor in the residential construction field, I have moved my focus to design, drafting, and coaching. Of those three, coaching is my favorite thing to do. I enjoy helping others grasp how to use the tools in Chief Architect so that they can work more efficiently. My years of expertise in the building industry effectively equips me to help others, since I understand what goes into building a home.
“ John has been involved in the residential remodeling and building industry since 1983 and has been using Chief Architect in his
business for over 17 years.
John will assist and share his passion and insights into how Chief works for him and how you can use it to effectively improve your business. ”
Meet the Team
We are incredibly grateful for a wonderful team!
Designer & Drafter
Beka, our daughter, started playing with Chief Architect and designing homes as a young girl thinking she was playing a game. Now she skillfully works with clients across the country, effectively making the design process enjoyable for them.
Paul is a valuable team member, providing quality drafting support on multiple projects. He enjoys the drafting end of the process the most and is great at effectively applying his drafting skills in every plan he completes.
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The Designers Show is a free training with Dan Baumann from Chief Experts Academy, aired every 1st and 3rd Friday. John co-hosts it with Dan, and together they discuss issues that will help their listeners grow a more profitable business.
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