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2014-03-11 16:27:21

A Vashon Island, WA, Glidehouse and Severna Park, MD, Breezehouse were both selected as the "best of the best" in residential design. MARE ISLAND, VALLEJO, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blu® Homes, Inc. ("Blu"), America's leading provider of premium prefab homes, is proud to announce that two of its homes were awarded Gold Medals in the 2014 Professional Builder Design Awards, which highlight beautifully designed projects that embrace and display new market trends. To...

2012-02-10 19:30:00

BASF, Professional Builder® magazine and the DOE team up to celebrate excellence in affordable, energy-efficient home building Florham Park, NJ (PRWEB) February 10, 2012 BASF and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today honored 10 U.S homebuilders during the Fourth Annual BASF Builders Challenge Awards ceremony during the 2012 International Builders Show® at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida. The BASF Builders Challenge Awards, established by BASF in 2009, pay...

2011-08-17 09:12:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HousingZone(TM), the leading online portal for home builders, remodelers and contractors, and Bizy(TM) LLC, operator of co-branded vertical industry deal sites and BizyDeal.com, today announced the launch of HousingZone Deals, the first-ever deal site from a business media company. To go live in October 2011, HousingZone Deals will feature weekly discounts on building products such as doors, windows, faucets, locksets, lighting, roofing, construction...

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