Durham – April 26th, 2021 - The Durham Region Home Builders' Association (DRHBA) is excited to announce the winners of their 2021 Awards of Excellence.

These prestigious awards celebrate excellence in new homes, home renovations, innovative technology and construction, outstanding presentation, and marketing of projects within Durham Region. The show went live on Thursday, April 22nd at 3 pm and everyone was able to tune in from home to watch. Builder of the Year – Large Volume was won by Minto Communities Ontario and Builder of the Year – Small Volume was won by Geranium with credit to RN Design Limited and Colours & Concepts Inc. Congratulations to all of our winners!

This year's winners include:

Marketing Awards:

Excellence in Digital Marketing

Brookfield Residential – Drawn Homes

Excellence in Logo Design

Upperview Homes – Grandview Trail (North Oshawa Living)

Excellence in Print Ad/Direct Mail Piece

Upperview Homes – Grandview Trail (North Oshawa Living)

Excellence in Sales Brochure Design

COOLAID Studios – Y Towns

Excellence in Signage

Upperview Homes – Grandview Trail (North Oshawa Living)

Excellence in Social Media

Tribute Communities – Tribute Communities Corporate

Excellence in Website Design

A&R Developments

On-Site Sales Presentation Awards:

Excellence in Interior Decorating – Model Home/Suite

Minto Communities Ontario with credit to RN Design Limited – Winchester, Ivy Ridge

Excellence in New Homes Sales Office – Large Volume

The Vogue Development Group – Vogue at Queens Common Sales Centre

Excellence in New Homes Sales Office – Small Volume

Upperview Homes – Grandview Trail (North Oshawa Living)

New Home Design – Custom Built Awards:

Excellence in Custom Built Bathroom Design

Wiltshire Homes Canada – Westshore

Excellence in Custom Built Kitchen Design

Wiltshire Homes Canada – Annland

Excellence in Custom Built Home (under 2500 sq. ft.)

Andelwood Homes – Brooklin

Excellence in Custom Built Home (2501-3500 sq. ft.)

LCM Project Management and General Contracting – Hanover

Excellence in Custom Built Home (3501-4500 sq. ft.)

RN Designs with credit to Colours & Concepts Inc. - Williamsberg Estate

Excellence in Custom Built Homes (4501 sq. ft. and up)

A&R Developments – Luxury Homes in Whitby

RenoMark Home Renovator Awards:

Excellence in Bathroom Renovation

Accubuilt Construction Ltd. With credit Rocpal Custom Cabinets – Uxbridge Bathroom

Excellence in Kitchen Renovation

Accubuilt Construction Ltd. With credit to Rocpal Custom Cabinets – Raglan Kitchen

Excellence in Home Renovation/Addition (under $100,000)

Trademark Homes – Cochrane

Excellence in Home Renovation/Addition ($100,001 - $250,000)

Paradisaic Building Group – Law Addition

Excellence in Home Renovation/Addition ($250,001 – $500,000)

Accubuilt Construction Ltd. – Raglan Addition

Excellence in Home Renovation/Addition ($500,001 and Up)

Tribute Communities with credit to Cassidy + Company Residential Design Consultants – Westney Heritage

New Home Design – Production Built Awards:

Excellence in Mid-Rise Building Design

Kiya Developments – Bloor Street West

Excellence in Multi- Unit Suite Design

Kiya Developments – Bloor Street

Excellence in High-Rise Building Design

Kiya Developments – Vipond

Excellence in Production Built Bathroom Design

Trademark Homes with credit to Rocpal Custom Cabinets, Pollard Windows & Doors Inc,

Don and Son Building Supplies Limited – Nash

Excellence in Production Built Kitchen Design

Geranium with credit to RN Design Limited and Colours & Concepts Inc. – The Chesterman

Excellence in Semi-Detached or Townhome OVER 2000 sq. ft.

Tribute Communities with credit to Cassidy + Company Residential Design Consultants – Findlay

Excellence in Semi-Detached or Townhome UNDER 2000 sq. ft.

Tribute Communities with credit to Cassidy + Company Residential Design Consultants – Foster

Excellence in Single 2001 sq. ft. to 3000 sq. ft.

Trademark Homes – Nash

Excellence in Single 3001 sq. ft. to 4000 sq. ft.

Minto Communities Ontario with credit RN Design Limited – Kendalwood

Outstanding Achievement Awards:

Excellence in Training and Development

Enbridge Gas Inc.

Excellence in Workplace Safety

Brookfield Residential

Corporate Citizenship

Enbridge Gas Inc.

Trade of the Year

The Fireside Group Inc.

Supplier of the Year

Reliance Home Comfort

Renovator of the Year

Accubuilt Construction Ltd.

Green Builder of the Year

Brookfield Residential

Community of the Year

Geranium with credit to RN Design Limited and Colours & Concepts Inc. – Courts of Canterbury

Builder of the Year – Large Volume

Minto Communities Ontario 

Builder of the Year – Small Volume

Geranium with credit to RN Design Limited and Colours & Concepts Inc.

The Durham Region Home Builders' Association is a non-profit association composed of home builders, renovators, trade contractors, suppliers and related professionals.  They have been an active voice for the residential construction industry in Durham Region for 65 years.  For more information, visit www.drhba.com.