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Local Remodeling Companies Win Big at Master Builders Association’s Biggest REX/T-REX Awards

Posted on May 9, 2018 in:
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
Sharon Couts
Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties
425.499.1723

Local Remodeling Companies Win Big at Master Builders Association’s Biggest REX/T-REX Awards

BELLEVUE, Wash.—May 7, 2018—On Saturday, local remodeling companies gathered at the Seattle Design Center to celebrate their craftsmanship and talents at the annual Remodeling/Trade Remodeling Excellence (REX/T-REX) Awards, produced by the Remodelers Council of Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties. Overall, 87 entries were submitted, the highest number in the 32-year history of the event. Entries were judged by independent remodeling professionals who chose winners based on the following six criteria:

  1. Aesthetics—Is the project visually appealing?
  2. Special or unique design solutions—Does the project reflect optimal space planning and livability?
  3. Quality workmanship—Does the project exhibit special crafting or exceptional features?
  4. Use of appropriate building material—Does the project complement existing structure and design?
  5. Budgetary consideration—How did the remodeler successfully utilize solutions to budgetary constraints?
  6. Challenges and obstacles—Did the remodeler overcome unique challenges in completing the project?

Here are the 2018 winners (Additional photos available upon request):

REX Award Winner: Bath Excellence—Less Than $35,000: Pathway Design & Construction

Bath Excellence—Less Than $35,000

REX Award Winner: Bath Excellence—$35,000–$55,000: Armada Design & Build

Bath Excellence—$35,000–$55,000

REX Award Winner: Bath Excellence—$55,000–$75,000: Chermak Construction Inc.

REX Award Winner: Bath Excellence—$55,000–$75,000: Blox Construction

Bath Excellence—$55,000–$75,000

REX Award Winner: Bath Excellence—More Than $75,000: Harjo Construction

Bath Excellence—More Than $75,000

REX Award Winner: Kitchen Excellence—Less Than $50,000: Nip Tuck Remodeling

Kitchen Excellence—Less Than $50,000

REX Award Winner: Kitchen Excellence—$50,000–$90,000: Potter Construction

Kitchen Excellence—$50,000–$90,000

REX Award Winner: Kitchen Excellence—$90,000–$140,000: Rainier Custom Homes

Kitchen Excellence—$90,000–$140,000

REX Award Winner: Kitchen Excellence—More Than $140,000: Sockeye Homes

Kitchen Excellence—More Than $140,000

REX Award Winner: Major Remodel Excellence: Partial House/Addition—Less Than $100,000: Tenhulzen Residential LLC

Major Remodel Excellence: Partial House/Addition—Less Than $100,000 

REX Award Winner: Major Remodel Excellence: Partial House/Addition—$100,000–$250,000: Armada Design & Build

Major Remodel Excellence: Partial House/Addition—$100,000–$250,000 

REX Award Winner: Major Remodel Excellence: Partial House/Addition—More Than $250,000: Gaspar's Construction

Major Remodel Excellence: Partial House/Addition—More Than $250,000 

REX Award Winner: Major Remodel Excellence: Whole House/Rebuild—Less Than $300,000: CRD Design Build

Major Remodel Excellence: Whole House/Rebuild—Less Than $300,000 

REX Award Winner: Major Remodel Excellence: Whole House/Rebuild—$300,000–$500,000: Potter Construction

Major Remodel Excellence: Whole House/Rebuild—$300,000–$500,000

REX Award Winner: Major Remodel Excellence: Whole House/Rebuild—More Than $500,000: Sockeye Homes

Major Remodel Excellence: Whole House/Rebuild—More Than $500,000 

REX Award Winner: Major Remodel Excellence: Basement Remodeling: Model Remodel

Major Remodel Excellence: Basement Remodeling

REX Award Winner: Commercial Remodeling Excellence: Uniplex Construction

Commercial Remodeling Excellence

REX Award Winner: Green Remodeling Excellence: Model Remodel

Green Remodeling Excellence

REX Award Winner: Landscape and Outdoor Living Excellence—Less Than $40,000: Palmer Residential LLC

Landscape and Outdoor Living Excellence—Less Than $40,000

 

REX Award Winner: Landscape and Outdoor Living Excellence—More Than $40,000: Irons Brothers Construction Inc.

REX Award Winner: Landscape and Outdoor Living Excellence—More Than $40,000: Almgren Construction

Landscape and Outdoor Living Excellence—More Than $40,000

REX Award Winner: Design Excellence—Details/Finishes/Trades: Schulte Design Build

REX Award Winner: Design Excellence—Details/Finishes/Trades: Vision Woodworks Inc.

Design Excellence—Details/Finishes/Trades

REX Award Winner: Design Excellence—Interior Design: Becker's Custom Cabinets

Design Excellence—Interior Design

REX Award Winner: Design Excellence—Universal Design: Potter Construction

Design Excellence—Universal Design

 


About the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties

Founded in 1909, the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties has grown to become the largest residential homebuilders association in the United States. With nearly 3,000 member companies, the association is dedicated to membership value, housing advocacy, community service, and financial stewardship throughout the Puget Sound region.

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