Awards Category

Meta Remodeling Awards 2018

Categories

1.    Residential Kitchen Under $30,000 

2.    Residential Kitchen $30,000 to $60,000 

3.    Residential Kitchen $60,001 to $100,000 

4.    Residential Kitchen $100,001 to $150,000 

5.    Residential Kitchen Over $150,000  

6.    Residential Bath Under $25,000  

7.    Residential Bath $25,001 to $50,000 

8.    Residential Bath $50,001 to $75,000 

9.    Residential Bath $75,001 to $100,000 

10.  Residential Bath Over $100,001

11.  Residential Interior Under $75,000

Includes, but is not limited to, such projects as family or recreation room remodeling, home theater or media rooms, wine rooms, attic conversions, etc.  Work must be done within the existing walls of a residential structure.  This category does not include room additions or basements.  

12.  Residential Interior $75,000 to $150,000

Includes, but is not limited to, such projects as family or recreation room remodeling, home theater or media rooms, wine rooms, attic conversions, etc.  Work must be done within the existing walls of a residential structure.  This category does not include room additions or basements.   

13.  Residential Interior Over $150,000

Includes, but is not limited to, such projects as family or recreation room remodeling, home theater or media rooms, wine rooms, attic conversions, etc.  Work must be done within the existing walls of a residential structure.  This category does not include room additions or basements.   

14.  Residential Interior Element under $30,000

It includes, but is not limited to projects such as railings and columns; brick, stone and masonry work; tiling; air conditioning and heating; fireplaces; vestibules; insulation; kitchen hoods; glass block; wall finishes such as plaster; flooring; best use of lighting or lighting control systems, or home automation.  Work must have been done to the interior of an existing residential structure.

15.  Residential Interior Element $30,000 and Over

It includes, but is not limited to projects such as railings and columns; brick, stone and masonry work; tiling; air conditioning and heating; fireplaces; vestibules; insulation; kitchen hoods; glass block; wall finishes such as plaster; flooring; best use of lighting or lighting control systems, or home automation.  Work must have been done to the interior of an existing residential structure.

16.  Residential Addition Under $100,000

Includes, but is not limited to, additions, add-a-levels, or attic build-outs, which increases livable space of the existing home.  The project is limited to one addition per structure. 

17.  Residential Addition $100,000 to $250,000

Includes, but is not limited to, additions, add-a-levels, or attic build-outs, which increases livable space of the existing home. The project is limited to one addition per structure.   

18.  Residential Addition Over $250,000

Includes, but is not limited to, additions, add-a-levels, or attic build-outs, which increases livable space of the existing home. The project is limited to one addition per structure.  

19.  Residential Exterior Under $100,000

Includes, but is not limited to, alterations to the exterior of a residential building such as porticos, porches, glass or screen enclosures or  greenhouse rooms (unconditioned spaces), windows, dormers, and exterior resurfacings like siding, stucco, etc. which enhances the overall appearance of the exterior. 

20.  Residential Exterior $100,000 to $200,000

Includes, but is not limited to, alterations to the exterior of a residential building such as porticos, porches, glass or screen enclosures or  greenhouse rooms (unconditioned spaces), windows, dormers, and exterior resurfacings like siding, stucco, etc. which enhances the overall appearance of the exterior. 

21.  Residential Exterior Over $200,000

Includes, but is not limited to, alterations to the exterior of a residential building such as porticos, porches, glass or screen enclosures or  greenhouse rooms (unconditioned spaces), windows, dormers, and exterior resurfacings like siding, stucco, etc. which enhances the overall appearance of the exterior. 

22.  Residential Detached Structure

Structures such as garages, pool houses, studios, guesthouses, sheds, gazebos, pavilions, etc., remodeled or added to an existing residential property. 

23.  Entire House Under $250,000

A project that was remodeled or renovated a substantial portion of the entire residential house, inside and outside, or where multiple additions and/or style changes in footprint or elevation have been made in more than one location.  

24.  Entire House $250,000 to $500,000

A project that rwas emodeled or renovated a substantial portion of the entire residential house, inside and outside, or where multiple additions and/or style changes in footprint or elevation have been made in more than one location.  

25.  Entire House $500,001 to $750,000

A project that rwas emodeled or renovated a substantial portion of the entire residential house, inside and outside, or where multiple additions and/or style changes in footprint or elevation have been made in more than one location.  

26.  Entire House $750,001 to $1,000,000

A project that was remodeled or renovated a substantial portion of the entire residential house, inside and outside, or where multiple additions and/or style changes in footprint or elevation have been made in more than one location.  

27.  Entire House Over $1,000,000

A project that was remodeled or renovated a substantial portion of the entire residential house, inside and outside, or where multiple additions and/or style changes in footprint or elevation have been made in more than one location.  

28.  Residential Historical Renovation/ Restoration Under $250,000

The renovation/restoration of the interior and/or exterior of a residential structure, or addition to a residential structure, originally built at least 75 years ago.  Any and all changes are to have closely matched architectural style and building type.  Any and all products used are to be of a material authentic in style to the area in which the building was originally built, paying special attention to period trim detail and period coloring.  Restoration of missing historic features and added structures are to respect the essential historic character and architectural style of original building design.

29.  Residential Historical Renovation/ Restoration $250,000 and Over

The renovation/restoration of the interior and/or exterior of a residential structure, or addition to a residential structure, originally built at least 75 years ago.  Any and all changes are to have closely matched architectural style and building type.  Any and all products used are to be of a material authentic in style to the area in which the building was originally built, paying special attention to period trim detail and period coloring.  Restoration of missing historic features and added structures are to respect the essential historic character and architectural style of original building design.

30.  Commercial Interior

Remodeling performed within the existing walls of a previously occupied commercial space.  

31.  Commercial Exterior

Remodeling performed on the exterior of an existing commercial structure.  

32.  Commercial Specialty

Includes, but is not limited to, such projects or operations as cosmetic facelift; siding, roofing, insulation; window, door; railing, columns, brick, stone, masonry work; tiling; solar panels; air conditioning, heating; gutters and leaders, etc.  Work must have been done to an existing commercial structure.  

33.  Home Theater & Media Rooms Under $150,000

Has been moved to categories #11, and #12.

34.  Home Theater & Media Rooms over $150,001

Has been moved to categories #13.

Other Meta Awards and Recognitions

Judges Choice Award

After the entries are all judged, the judges then discuss and choose the one project that they think is the most outstanding overall. The winner will receive a special Judges Choice award, in addition to the award they may receive for the category. This is not a separate entry category.

Special Recognitions

Green Remodeling, & Universal Design 

Green Recognition: Entries will be accepted in 3 category groups:

  • Residential Interiors – includes all interior work that would meet criteria for Residential Kitchens, Residential Baths, Residential Interiors, Residential Interior Element, and Basements.
  • Residential Exteriors – includes all exterior work that would meet criteria for Residential Exteriors, Residential Detached Structure, and Landscape Design/Outdoor Living.
  • Entire House/Addition Projects - Includes all work that would meet criteria for Entire House, Residential Addition, and Residential Historical Renovation/ Restoration.

Universal Design Recognition: Entries will be accepted in 5 category groups:

  • Kitchen Group – includes all kitchen work that would meet criteria for Residential Kitchens.
  • Bath Group – includes all bath work that would meet criteria for Residential Baths.
  • Interior Group – includes projects that would meet criteria for Residential Interiors, Basements, Interior Element, and Additions.
  • Exterior Group – includes projects that would meet criteria for Residential Exteriors and Landscape Design/Outdoor Living.
  • Entire House Group – includes projects that would meet criteria for Entire House, Detached Structure, and Residential Historical Renovation/Restoration.