Local Builders finalists for 2012 National SAM Awards

2012 CHBA National SAM Award Finalists Announced – 4 local Nova Scotian businesses make the cut!

December 10, 2012

OTTAWA – December 10, 2012 – The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2012 CHBA National SAM Awards, presented by Schlage and Trane.

These prestigious awards celebrate excellence in new homes, home renovation, innovative technology and construction, outstanding presentation and marketing across Canada.  Twenty-three CHBA National SAM Awards will be presented at the Association’s 70th National Conference on March 8, 2013 in Lake Louise, Alberta.

Commenting on the CHBA National SAM Award finalists, CHBA President, Ron Olson, noted that, “This year’s SAM Award theme – Awe – speaks to the ingenuity, imagination and creativeness that drives new home builders, renovators and developers to build homes and communities that are truly awe-inspiring.  We take great pride in the achievements of our 2012 SAM Finalists.”

CHBA National SAM Awards are presented for projects of varying sizes in the following categories:  New Home Awards (8 in total); Home Renovation Awards (5 in total); and, Marketing Awards (6 in total).

In addition, single National SAM Awards are presented for Marketing Excellence; Green Home; Community Development; and, the Grand SAM which recognizes the new home builder who demonstrates the highest level of excellence in both building and marketing.

A complete listing of all the CHBA National SAM Award finalists, in each category, is attached.

About the Canadian Home Builders’ Association

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) is the voice of the residential construction industry in Canada, representing more than 8,500 member firms across the country.  Our membership spans new home builders, renovators, developers, trade contractors, building material manufacturers and suppliers, lenders and other professionals in the housing sector.

 

Nova Scotia FINALISTS FOR THE 2012 NATIONAL SAM AWARDS

 

NEW HOME AWARD

PRODUCTION HOME – DETACHED, UNDER 1,500 sqft

Whitestone Developments, Halifax, NS

www.whitestonedevelopments.ca

 

CUSTOM HOME – DETACHED, UNDER 2,500 sqft

Rooftight Construction Limited, Fall River, NS

www.rooftight.ca


GREEN HOME AWARD

Denim Homes Inc., Kentville, NS

www.denimhomes.com

 

Rooftight Construction Limited, Fall River, NS

www.rooftight.ca

 

HOME RENOVATION AWARDS

WHOLE HOUSE – UNDER $250,000

Haus of Lula Inc., Halifax, NS

www.hausoflula.com

 

For a the original release and a complete list of finalists, see http://www.chba.ca/about/news-pubs.aspx?id=75

 

 

 

 

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