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2017 COTY/BUZZ AWARD WINNERS

The 2017 Evening of Excellence was held on November 17th, 2017. A grand time was had by all. And now, without further ado, we share the winners of this year’s Contractor of the Year and BUZZ Awards:

2017 CotY Award Winners

2017 BUZZ Award Winners

San Antonio NARI congratulates the 2017 winners! We can’t wait to see what all our members do in 2018!

2017 CotY Awards Entry Information

The San Antonio Chapter is now going through the NARI HQ online platform for submitting the CotY Award entries!

The online system allows for an easier, digital, and more efficient way of entering for the awards. The beauty of this system is that you can begin working on submitting your projects now, save them, go back and add or edit them, and then submit them when you are ready!

Judging of the entries will be done by judges located throughout the United States, not just locally.

Please view the video linked below for additional information including how to submit your projects online, and allow you to enter the Regional and National CotY award levels.

  • The video giving you the step-by-step process for online submissions can be viewed here
  • The NARI San Antonio Chapter CotY Award submission website can be viewed here

Submissions for the 2017 San Antonio CotY entries will open on August 1st and closes on October 4th. All entries must be submitted by Wednesday, October 4, 2017. No late entries will be accepted.

Paying For CotY Award Entries

Each CotY submission has an entry fee of $125. These fees will be charged via the online site when you submit your entries from the cart.

2016 Evening of Excellence

spire

The San Antonio NARI 2016 Evening of Excellence awards dinner & ceremony was held on November 18th at The Spire (230 N Center Street, San Antonio, TX 78202). The Spire is an historic, lofty building created in 1884 as the St. Paul Episcopal Methodist Church. Located less than a block from Sunset Station, The Spire is an awe-inspiring event location.

For even more information on the Evening of Excellence, please see the calendar listing for this event.

Evening of Excellence Winners

The San Antonio NARI 2016 Evening of Excellence awards dinner & ceremony was held on November 18th. We are delighted to announce the following NARI members as winners of the 2016 Contractor of the Year and BUZZ Awards:

CotY Award Winners

Residential Bath under $30,000
Buffalo Contracting Services

Residential Bath $30,000 -$60,000
CROSS

Residential Kitchen $40,000-$80,000
KM Builders

Basement $50,000 and over
Vision Design + Build

Residential Interior under $100,000
BRC Remodeling Group

Residential Addition under $100,000
KM Builders

Residential Detached Structure
CROSS

Landscape Design/Outdoor Living under $60,000
Vision Design + Build

Entire House under $250,000
KM Builders

Best Interior Design of a Residential Renovation Structure
Vision Design + Build

Residential Kitchen over $120,000
CROSS

Commercial Specialty
Vision Design + Build

Residential Interior $100,000 and over
BRC Remodeling Group

Residential Kitchen $80,000-$120,000
CROSS

Landscape Design/Outdoor Living over $60,000
Vision Design + Build

Residential Exterior $100,000 and over
KM Builders

CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR
CROSS

BUZZ Award Winners

Associate Best Website
Delta Granite

Remodeler Best Website
KM Builders

Associate Best Sales Brochure
Sherwin-Williams

Associate Best TV Ad
Ferguson

Associate Best Direct Mail Piece
McCoy’s Building Supply

Associate Best Social Media
Delta Granite

Best Showroom
Ferguson

2014 CotY & Buzz Winners

The winners of the 2014 Contractor of the Year and Buzz Awards have been announced. And, without further ado, here they are:

2014 CotY Winners

Residential Kitchen under $40,000
Pro Masters Remodeling

Residential Kitchen $40,000 – $80,000
Hill Brothers Construction

Residential Kitchen $80,000 – $120,000
KM Builders

Residential Kitchen over $120,000
Cross Construction

Residential Bath Under $30,000
Lone Star State Construction

Residential Bath Over $60,000
Cross Construction

Residential Interior Under $100,000
Pro Masters Remodeling

Residential Addition Under $100,000
KM Builders

Residential Addition $100,000 – $250,000
KM Builders

Residential Exterior Under $100,000
Lone Star State Construction

Residential Exterior Specialty
Cross Construction

Entire House $500,000 to $1,000,000
Lone Star State Construction

Commercial Specialty
Cross Construction

Home Theater &Media Room Under $150,000
KM Builders

2014 Contractor of the Year Award
Cross Construction

2014 Buzz Awards

Best Builder Website
KM Builders

Best Showroom
Kiva Kitchen and Bath

Best Builder TV Ad
Lone Star State Construction

Best Associate TV Ad
Alamo Tile & Stone

Best Associate Magazine Ad
Ferguson Enterprises

KM Builders Named NARI 2011 Regional Contractor of the Year

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

KM Builders Named NARI 2011 Regional Contractor of the Year

San Antonio, TX, January 31, 2011—The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named KM Builders, in San Antonio, 2011 Regional Contractor of the Year (CotY) in two categories of its annual awards competition.
Since 1984, KM Builders has been delivering high quality, dependable service in remodeling and building projects in the San Antonio area. With a passion for providing product excellence, efficient scheduling, and unsurpassed customer service, owner, Keith Moehle still visits every project to ensure all of his clients have a rewarding experience. “At KM we believe the time and resources needed to achieve a successful remodeling project truly require a skilled team,” says Moehle. “We pride ourselves in making sure every client feels supported, guided, and confident before we start and during each step of the project.”
KM Builders was awarded the Contractor of the Year in the categories of “Residential Kitchen $40,000 to $80,000”, for a project completed in Leon Valley, and “Residential Addition $100,000 to $250,000”, for a project in Braun Station.
Contractors from seven regions around the country vie for CotY Awards on an annual basis, and all regional winners will now be eligible for the National CotY Awards. National winners will be honored at NARI’s Evening of ExcellenceSM on Saturday, April 2, 2011, at the Westin Jersey City Newport.
Competing projects were completed between July 1 of 2009 and November 30 of 2010 and were not submitted in prior NARI National contests. An impartial panel of Austin judges, who are experts within the industry and associated fields, selected winners based on each entrant’s binders, which include “before and after” photography and project descriptions. Judging focused on problem solving, functionality, aesthetics, craftsmanship, innovation, degree of difficulty and entry presentation.
To be considered for a CotY Award, a company must be a NARI member in good standing. The entries making up this year’s competition totaled $93 million in remodeling projects. NARI members represent an elite group of the approximately 800,000 companies and individuals in the U.S. identifying themselves as remodelers.
Homeowners are estimated to spend a total of $133 billion on home improvements in the U.S. through second quarter of 2011 up from $118 billion in second quarter 2010.

About Company: KM Builders, located in San Antonio, Texas, has been working with homeowners for over 25 years helping with their remodeling and building needs. From design inception to the finishing touches, KM offers a professional experience, the highest quality products and unmatched craftsmanship. For more information you can visit the website at www.kmbuilders1.com or call 210‐680‐5626.
About NARI: KM Builders is a member of the San Antonio Chapter of The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). It is the only trade association dedicated solely to the remodeling industry. The Association which represents more than 8,200 member companies nationwide—comprised of 63,000 remodeling contractors— is “The Voice of the Remodeling Industry.”™ To locate a local NARI chapter or a remodeling professional, visit NARI’s Web site at www.NARIremodelers.com, or contact the national headquarters, based in Des Plaines, Illinois, at 800‐611‐NARI.
CONTACT: Simran Jawanda
Phone: 210‐680‐5626
E‐mail: sjawanda@kmbuilders1.com