Naples Drapery Icon Announces Launch of New Custom Closet Company

Naples, Florida, November 16th, 2016—G & L Drapery/Upholstery Shop Owner, Gil Arseneault, along with fiance Lisa Pattenaude, announces the opening of a new custom closet company, Elite Custom Closets, located on Shirley Street in Naples. Arseneault has been a mainstay for custom drapery treatments and more to the residents of Southwest Florida for over 20 years.

Elite Custom Closets ( offers a variety of pantry, closet, garage and bedroom solutions to organize your home and eliminate clutter. What makes Elite Custom Closets unique is their “begin with the end in mind” consultation process, where they interview the client about how their daily lives can be made easier through organization. Their high quality and expert craftsmanship also set their products apart from the competition. With a full line of accessories to choose from to customize your look, including hardware, crown molding, countertops and the exclusive rotating 360 Organizer, Elite Custom Closets delivers a unique product at a fair price. Elite Custom closets prides itself on offering a multitude of options to clients as well, including 30 Thermally Fused Laminate color choices and over 80 different handle, knob and hook styles to complete your look.

G & L Drapery/Upholstery Shop ( provides clients with custom drapery and upholstery products, bedding, valances, fabrics, curtains, cushions and more. Your window treatment and upholstery specialists, G & L Drapery/Upholstery Shop also offers alteration services, interior design, onsite services and installation. This locally operated, family owned company has been a staple in the Southwest Florida area for over 20 years, and Arseneault is excited to be pairing up with fiancé, Lisa Pattenaude for the launch of Elite Custom Closets.

“Lisa has a great eye for design and organization, so this is a perfect fit. I am looking forward to working together to help provide our clients with beautiful results that they will enjoy for years to come,” says Arseneault.

Pattenaude, a veteran in the industry, also looks forward to this new chapter in the business.

“Many people don’t realize that disorganization is not only bothersome, but it is actually costly as well. You can waste money purchasing items you forgot you had, and you waste precious time searching for things not in their proper place. Organized storage saves you money, time and most importantly gives you peace of mind. We take great pride in providing our clients with top-notch service and a great product, and we are excited for a bright future with Elite Custom Closets,” says Pattenaude.

About Elite Custom Closets

If insufficient or ineffective storage is your problem, Elite Custom Closets can help. Providing many high-quality options to clients, including pantries, closets, garages and more, the team at Elite Custom Closets works hands on with clients to design and create a solution that works with any budget from simple reach-in closets to elaborate walk-in closets. With a full line of accessories, including Designer Collection hardware, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for with Elite Custom Closets.

To learn more about Elite Custom Closets, please contact Lisa Pattenaude at (239) 877-0624, visit the Showroom at 5767 Shirley Street, Unit B, Naples, FL, or email More information is also available at


Elite Custom Closets

Lisa Pattenaude

(239) 877-0624