Grand Award for Custom Home over $1 million was awarded to KohlMark Group. Photo by Greg Hadley

COTY 2012 Awards

The Contractor of the Year Awards recognize custom building and remodeling in our region

Winning Designs
Presented by the Metro DC Chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), the Contractor of the Year Awards showcase the work of our region’s finest design and renovation professionals. To find the stories behind these award-winning renovations, and the beautiful photos to match, check out Home & Design’s coverage of the following award-winning homes:

Labor of Love
Anthony Wilder updates a 1930s Chevy Chase Colonial with an eye to preserving the history

A Wrinkle in Time
An Alexandria remodel calls on modern green-building techniques to channel a home’s 1930s spirit

Georgetown Gem
Superior Home Sevices transforms an 1886 townhouse into a haven for 21st-century living

Find the full listing of award winners, by category below:

HOME & DESIGN AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
*Anthony Wilder Design/Build, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL KITCHEN UNDER $50,000
*GRAND: RJK Construction, Inc.; 
*MERIT: Thomas Archer LLC;
*FINALIST: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes;
*HONORABLE MENTION: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes.

RESIDENTIAL KITCHEN $50,000 TO $100,000
*GRAND: Trivista USA LLC;
*MERIT: NVS Remodeling & Design;
*FINALIST: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes;
*HONORABLE MENTION: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes;
*HONORABLE MENTION: ART Design Build;
*HONORABLE MENTION TEAM: Grossmueller’s Design Consultants.

RESIDENTIAL KITCHEN $100,000 TO $150,000
*GRAND: Bowers Design Build, Inc.;
*MERIT: NVS Remodeling & Design;
*FINALIST: Superior Home Services, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL KITCHEN OVER $150,000
*GRAND: BOWA;
*MERIT: Landis Construction Corporation;
*FINALIST: Superior Home Services, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL BATH UNDER $30,000
*GRAND: RJK Construction, Inc.;
*MERIT: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes;
*FINALIST: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes.

RESIDENTIAL BATH $30,000 TO $60,000
*GRAND: FSI Renovations;
*MERIT: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes;
*FINALIST: Moss Building and Design
*HONORABLE MENTION: Superior Home Services, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL BATH OVER $60,000
*GRAND: Kingston Design Remodeling;
*MERIT: Bowers Design Build, Inc.;
*FINALIST: Superior Home Services, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL INTERIOR UNDER $250,000
*GRAND: Wentworth, Inc.;
*MERIT: Trivista USA LLC;
*FINALIST: Landis Construction Corporation.

RESIDENTIAL INTERIOR $250,000 TO $500,000
*GRAND: BOWA;
*MERIT: Sun Design Remodeling Specialists.

RESIDENTIAL INTERIOR SPECIALTY
*GRAND: Anthony Wilder Design/Build, Inc.;
*MERIT: Superior Home Services, Inc.;
*FINALIST: Schroeder Design/Build, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL ADDITION UNDER $100,000
*GRAND: Smiley Renovations;
*MERIT: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes;
*FINALIST: RJK Construction, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL ADDITION 100,000 TO $250,000
*GRAND: Landis Construction Corporation;
*MERIT: Natelli Homes LLC;
*FINALIST: RJK Construction, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL ADDITION $250,000 TO $500,000
*GRAND: Merrick Design and Build Inc.;
*MERIT: BOWA;
*FINALIST: Bowers Design Build, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL EXTERIOR UNDER $100,000
*GRAND: Commonwealth Home Remodelers;
*MERIT: Thomas Archer LLC;
*FINALIST: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes.

RESIDENTIAL EXTERIOR OVER $100,000
*GRAND: Anthony Wilder Design/Build, Inc.;
*MERIT: Insite Builders LLC.

RESIDENTIAL EXTERIOR SPECIALTY
*GRAND: Doman Custom Carpentry, LLC.

ENTIRE HOUSE UNDER $250,000
*GRAND: Anthony Wilder Design/Build, Inc.;
*MERIT: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes.

ENTIRE HOUSE $250,000 TO $500,000
*GRAND: ART Design Build;
*GRAND TEAM: Grossmueller’s Design Consultants;
*MERIT: Greg Smith Company, Inc.

ENTIRE HOUSE $500,000 TO $1,000,000
*GRAND: KohlMark Group;
*MERIT: Harry Braswell, Inc.;
*FINALIST: Thomas Archer LLC.

RESIDENTIAL HISTORIC RENOVATION/RESTORATION
*GRAND: Thomas Archer LLC;
*MERIT: Anthony Wilder Design/Build, Inc.;
*FINALIST: Trivista USA LLC.

RESIDENTIAL UNIVERSAL DESIGN
*GRAND: Landis Construction Corporation;
*MERIT: CARNEMARK.

COMMERCIAL INTERIOR
*GRAND: Synergy Design & Construction;
*MERIT: Smiley Renovations;
*FINALIST: Landis Construction Corporation.

CREATIVE DESIGN
*GRAND: Smiley Renovations;
*MERIT: ART Design Build;
*MERIT TEAM: Grossmueller’s Design Consultants.

COMMERCIAL SPECIALTY
*GRAND: Landis Construction Corporation;
*MERIT: Doman Custom Carpentry, LLC.

CREATIVE SOLUTIONS UNDER $15,000
*GRAND: Schroeder Design/Build, Inc.;
*MERIT: Morris-Day Architects and Builders;
*FINALIST: Landis Construction Corporation.

RESIDENTIAL EXTERIOR SPECIALTY
*GRAND: The Ley Group;
*MERIT: Apple House Contracting, Inc.;
*FINALIST: Shanco Companies.

RESIDENTIAL BASEMENT INTERIOR
*GRAND: Sun Design Remodeling Specialists;
*MERIT: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes;
*FINALIST: RJK Construction, Inc.

CUSTOM HOME OVER $1,000,000
*GRAND: KohlMarkGroup;
*MERIT: Natelli Homes LLC.

GREEN REMODEL, ENTIRE HOUSE
*GRAND: Harry Braswell, Inc.;
*FINALIST: Michael Nash Design Build & Homes.

GREEN HOME CONSTRUCTION
*GRAND: The Alexander Group, Inc.