With over 30 years experience in the remodeling industry, John DeGraw has designed and managed several high end home renovations as well as planning and managing additions both large and small.

DeGraw Design and Build has extensive knowledge with not only additions, but kitchens, bathrooms, club rooms, decks and exterior renovations.

John DeGraw’s expertise allows him the ability to envision the design, compose an architectural layout and complete the perfect plan no matter what the challenge may be.

He is highly skilled with computer aided design programs such as:

Chief Architect

This is a program that allows whole house renovations and incorporates all facets of remodeling, such as:

  • Additions
  • Kitchens
  • Bathrooms
  • Club rooms

Chief Architect gives us the ability to show you floor plans, exterior, and 3D views of your project.


A specific program for kitchen renovations with an authentic completed view.  20-20 allows us to take a kitchen renovation to a higher level of design.  We can take the approved layout from the design directly to the manufacturer for fabrication.


Certified by LeadTec as a lead certified renovator

Contactor of the Year awards

Recognitions in Chesapeake Home magazine

Advanced 20-20 design workshop

Advanced Chief Architect workshop


DeGraw Design and Build with highly experienced craftsmen can now take your vision to a completed project you will enjoy for years to come!