Enter 2017 CotY Awards
Entry Deadline - EXTENDED to Monday, July 17th at 5:00pm EST
Residential Kitchen Under $70,000
Best residential kitchen remodel with a total project cost under $70,000. Only interior photos may be used.
Residential Kitchen Over $70,000
Best residential kitchen remodel with a total project cost over $70,000. Only interior photos may be used.
Residential Bath Under $35,000
Best residential bath remodel with a total project cost under $35,000. Only interior photos may be used.
Residential Bath Over $35,000
Best residential bath remodel with a total project cost over $35,000. Only interior photos may be used.
Residential Interior or Exterior Specialty
This category represents a special interior element of a project. It includes, but is not limited to projects such as railings and columns; brick, stone and masonry work; tiling; air conditioning and heating; fireplaces; vestibules; insulation; kitchen hoods; glass block; wall finishes such as plaster; flooring; best use of lighting or lighting control systems, or home automation. Work must have been done on an existing residential structure. The particular residential interior or exterior specialty must be specified in the entry materials and in the descriptive text in order to qualify.
A project that remodeled or renovated a substantial portion of an entire residential house, inside and outside, or where multiple additions and/or style changes in footprint or elevation have been made in more than one location. The entry must include a description of the portions of the existing structure that were incorporated into the finished project. Pictures and plans submitted with the entry must highlight those portions of the home retained in the new design.
Residential Interior Remodel
Best residential interior remodel. Eligible interior projects include, but are not limited to, family or recreation room remodeling, attic or basement conversions, closet design, home theaters and home offices. Interior and exterior photos may be used.
Best residential addition. Eligible addition projects include, but are not limited to, room additions, add-a-levels, or attic build-outs, which increase livable space of the existing home. Additions must be limited to one area of the house. Multiple additions on the same house should be entered under the Entire House category. Interior and exterior photos may be used.
This category may include whole or any part of a remodel, restoration or expansion to a previously-existing commercial building. May include interiors, exteriors, or both.
Best outdoor enhancement project to an existing residence. May include but not limited to landscape, pathways, walls / fences, decks, pergolas, porches, outdoor kitchens, pools, etc. Only exterior photos may be used.
Home Theater / Home Automation
May include any audiovisual additions / enhancements, remodels as well as lighting controls or other creative home automation improvements in an existing residence Original work in new home construction is not eligible.
Organizational Remodel / Uplift
Eligible projects may include any improvements to enhance organization / storage such as built-ins, bookshelves, cabinets, drawers, or other means of organizing residential spaces and / or their contents including but not limited to garage storage, closets, garages, etc. Excludes original work in new home construction.
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Evening of Excellence Gala
Evening of Excellence Gala Payments