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A Home Within A Home

When a homeowner looking to update their three-season porch hired Architectural Building Arts, they had no idea how amazing the transformation would be. The client had recently downsized and was working on making this house their new home. When they contacted the Architectural Building Arts team, they had already renovated their kitchen and were looking … Continue reading

History Can Repeat Itself

What does a home that used to house a family of two parents and nine boys look like 90 years later? This 1920 historic home was strategically placed on two acres of exquisite land in Santa Barbara, with stunning views in all directions. By 2010, the house had seen better days. Water damage, sunken floors … Continue reading

Coaching Excellence Delivers Project Success

When Ken Connor first saw the home in 2008 it was the Milwaukee Breast Cancer home. The three-story house was sold to the current owners shortly thereafter. A beautiful 1918 historic home overlooking Lake Michigan, this house had great bones. Connor Remodeling and the homeowners have had a long-standing relationship and worked on many remodeling … Continue reading

Why Are Industry Awards Important?

Think about when you are looking to hire someone to do a service. What’s the first thing you research? Having a seal of approval from a recognized association validates your findings and automatically builds the trust and credibility of that company. A prospective client’s first impression is everlasting. Take the time to research awards within … Continue reading

Facebook Live Streaming for National CotY Awards

Evening of Excellence Friday, April 7 at 6:30 pm Mountain. We’ll be broadcasting live from the Scottsdale Hilton Resort and Villas. NARI received one of the largest number of entrants for this years’ awards 2017 Contractor of the Year (CotY) Awards. 172 Regional CotY winners will be recognized during the award presentation and thirty seven. The Evening … Continue reading

172 Regional Contractor of the Year (CotY) Winners Announced

Recognizing Excellence in Remodeling NARI National congratulates the 2017 Regional CotY winners. Anticipation builds as 172 Regional CotY winners will be honored and National winners will be announced at NARI’s Evening of Excellence reception and awards ceremony on Friday, April 7 at the Hilton Resort and Villa in Scottsdale, AZ. Contractors from seven regions around the … Continue reading

CotY Award Inspiration – Platt Builders

Halsey Platt Discusses the CotY Awards; his recent wins with NARI National Over the years, Groton, Massachusetts-based Platt Builders has earned more than 50 awards and recognitions from various competitions, including the National CotY Awards. The National Association of the Remodeling Industry’s CotY Awards is an annual recognition program for the remodeling industry. During the … Continue reading

Spotlight on a National CotY Winner: NJW Construction

Envision a turn-of-the-century farmhouse standing gracefully on an open countryside with sightlines to a nearby pond. Adjacent to this stands a modern industrial-style structure. A closer look reveals the two buildings are actually one home connected via a breezeway. This inventive expansion project that merged disparate design styles did not daunt the team at NJW … Continue reading