Excellence in Interior Decorating – Model Home / Suite

DRHBA Awards of Excellence 2022 | Durham Region Home Builders' Association


This category may be entered by any builder that has an active site for the 2021 year. The model does not have to be a new model home. Use of finishes, furnishings, window treatments and accessories used to highlight features of the model home, in relation to the target market. All upgrades as shown are to be included in price.

The 2022 Awards of Excellence pertain to projects launched or ongoing in the 2021 calendar year. However, the project does not have to remain on the market at the time that the Awards package submissions are due. Builders, professionals, suppliers, manufacturers, trade contractors and any other DRHBA member are eligible to submit applications for the Awards of Excellence pursuant to the following eligibility requirements:

1. The applicant must be a member in good standing of the DRHBA as of December 31, 2021 in order to submit an application.

2. The applicant must be a member in good standing of the DRHBA on the night of the Awards of Excellence in order to receive an award.

3. All entries must be for projects active between January 1 and December 31, 2021.

4. All projects must be located in the Durham Region.

  • Description of project - Maximum 500 Words
  • Photos
    Photos showing different views throughout model home (jpg, jpeg, gif, png)
  • Total decorating budget
  • Address
  • Date the Project Opened for Sale
  • Success
    number of homes/units available and number of units sold
  • Who helped you?
    Specify person and/or company (must be a DRHBA member company).
  • Link to video (optional):
    You may add a link to a video you have uploaded to YouTube or Vimeo to showcase your product.
  • Floor Plan - PDF (optional)
Criterion Weight
Use of finishes 20.0%
Furnishings 20.0%
Window treatments 20.0%
Accessories 20.0%
Overall appeal 20.0%