2012 Cornerstone Awards




New Hampshire Magazine is proud to present this selection of winning residential entries in interior design, new construction, remodeling, community service and more for the 2012 Cornerstone Awards of NH’s Home Builders and Remodelers Association.

Outdoor Living Space

FUN IN THE SUN...AND SNOW

Seize the day

To maximize the potential for outdoor activity, this sprawling retreat contains a ski slope-side patio and outdoor kitchen, a spa and a rustic stone fireplace. Luckily, the complex is usable year-round, which means no month has to go without its outdoorsy charm.
Jordan Associates Inc., Silver

 

Outdoor Living Space

MOUNTAIN PARADISE

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The perfect place to relax on a hot summer day, this swimming pool offers both breathtaking natural beauty and the capacity for conveniences like landscape lighting, audio systems and irrigation. Stand-out details like locally-harvested stone, diving platforms, a waterfall, bluestone patios, planting beds and stone steps, however, are what make this space a true aquatic oasis.
Belknap Landscaping Company, Inc., Gold

 

Specialty Rooms

WHERE THE HEART IS

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This elegant, tasteful room expertly walks the line between cozy living area and perfect entertaining space. Its open floor plan and seamless transition into the kitchen, family room and sun room make it an ideal spot for hosting family and friends, while the environmentally-friendly touches and custom features radiate a warm atmosphere perfect for a large family. Thanks to this delicate balance, this room would easily become the center of any home.
Mandeville Canyon Designs, Gold

 

Specialty Out Buildings

THE POOL HOUSE

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In keeping with the historical main house, this pool house was built in a timeless style that would appeal to any guest. Featuring lush natural materials like birch, granite, maple and bluestone, the pool house is a gorgeous spot to soak up the sun — and classic New England beauty.
Ridgeview Construction, Silver

THE CARRIAGE HOUSE

Seize the day

While this lovely home looks rustic from the outside, its interior features all the comforts of modern life. The home also contains a professional office space, covered patio, workshop and screen porch.
Liberty Hill Construction, LLC, Gold

 

Specialty Out Buildings

THE TREE HOUSE

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This Squam Lake sleeping cabin harkens back to the days of summer camp — but with infinitely more style. Built right into the New Hampshire landscape, flared walls, local materials and unfinished rafters make this timber-frame house the most elegant tree house you’ll ever see.
Beam Construction Associates, Inc., Bronze

 

Residential Remodeling ($100-$300K)

SUBTLE UPDATES

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While the amenities in this stunning home were enhanced — the living room and deck grew in size and a screen porch and window seat were added — its style and feel were left untouched.
Cedar Mill Group, Bronze

 

Single Family New Construction ($500-$750K)

CABIN IN THE WOODS

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Rivaling the beauty of its Merrymeeting Lake backdrop is this custom-built 2,600-square- foot timberframe house. The beautiful lakeside retreat boasts four bedrooms, four baths, a great room, a family room and a screen porch. But it isn’t just pretty to look at — the building earned a 5+ Energy Star rating.
Hayward & Company Log & Timberhomes, Gold
Photography by Northpeak Design

 

Kitchen Remodel ($75-$125K)

OPEN SPACES

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By doing away with doors and unifying flooring, the kitchen has gone from feeling closed off to wonderfully open. With easy access to the dining room and family room, the space is now a gorgeous and functional space for entertaining
GM Roth Design Remodeling Inc., Gold

 

Kitchen Remodel ($35-$75K)

PERFECT BALANCE

Seize the day

Despite the sleek feel of this kitchen, natural materials like wood and granite help blend this gorgeous room with the surrounding landscape. Ample lighting showcases the granite counters, granite tile wall and soapstone sink.
David R. Crupi, LLC, Gold

WINNERS IN ALL CATEGORIES

Residential Interior Design, Living Room
Gold: M & W Homes, LLC

Residential Interior Design, Bedroom
Gold: All in the Details, LLC
Silver: Mitzi’s Window Fashions & Interiors

Model Home Interior Design
Gold: Mandeville Canyon Designs
Silver: Design East Interiors
Bronze: Design East Interiors

Light Commercial Interior Design
Gold: Dube Plus Constructiion
Silver: All in the Details, LLC

Architectural Design, Light Commercial
Gold: Samyn-D’Elia Architects

Most Creative Public Relations
Gold: Seacoast Ink, LLC
Silver: Belknap Landscape Company, Inc.

Most Creative Website
Gold: Mandeville Canyons Designs
Silver: 2DiFore Marketing Solutions, LLC
Bronze: 3w design, inc.

Best Brochure
Gold: Seacoast Ink, LLC

Best Newsletter
Gold: 2DiFore Marketing Solutions, LLC

Kitchen Remodel under $25,000
Gold: John Stanek Custom Builders, Inc.

Kitchen Remodel $35,000-$75,000
Gold: David R. Crupi, LLC
Silver: Remodeling Masters
Bronze: G.M. Roth Design Remodeling

Kitchen Remodel $75,000-$125,000
Gold: G.M. Roth Design Remodeling

Kitchen Remodel over $125,000
Gold: G.M. Roth Design Remodeling
Silver: G.M. Roth Design Remodeling

Bath Remodel under $25,000
Gold: Liberty Hill Construction, LLC
Silver: All in the Details, LLC
Bronze: John Stanek Custom Builders, Inc.

Bath Remodel over $25,000
Gold: G.M. Roth Design Remodeling
Silver: David R. Crupi, LLC

Residential Remodel $100,000-$300,000
Gold: G.M. Roth Design Remodeling
Silver: George M. Neuwirt Construction
Bronze: Cedar Mill Group

Residential Remodel $300,000-$500,000
Gold: Dube Plus Construction
Silver: John Stanek Custom Builders, Inc.
Bronze: G.M. Roth Design Remodeling

Residential Remodel over $500,000
Gold: Precision Building Solutions
Silver: Dube Plus Construction

Single Family Detached under $500,000
Gold: Epoch
Silver: M & W Homes, LLC
Bronze: Beam Construction Associates, Inc.

Single Family Detached $500,000-$750,000
Gold: Hayward & Company Log and Timber
Silver: Epoch
Bronze: Ultra Geothermal

Landscape Construction, Residential
Gold: Jordan Associates, Inc.
Silver: Belknap Landscape Company, Inc.
Bronze: Pollock Land Planning, LLC

Stonework/Masonry
Gold: Jordan Associates, Inc.
Silver: Pollock Land Planning, LLC
Bronze: Belknap Landscaping Company, LLC

Most Unusual Project
Gold: Mandeville Canyon Designs
Silver: Raynor Door Authority of New England
Bronze: Belknap Landscape Company, Inc.

Community Service Project
Gold: Lakes Region Home Builder & Renovation

Specialty Rooms
Gold: Mandeville Canyon Designs
Silver: Mandeville Canyon Designs
Bronze: Christopher Cahill Construction, Inc.

Specialty Out Building, Residential
Gold: Liberty Hill Construction, LLC
Silver: Ridgeview Construction
Bronze: Beam Construction Associates, Inc.

Specialty Out Building, Commercial
Gold: Pollock Land Planning, LLC
Silver: Peterborough Building Consulting

Outdoor Living Space
Gold: Belknap Landscape Company, Inc.
Silver: Jordan Associates, Inc.
Bronze: Hayward & Company Log and Timber

Handcrafted Interior Finish Work
Gold: Hayward & Company Log and Timber

Green New Construction, Residential
Gold: Cargill Construction Co., LLC
Silver: Ridgeview Construction

Green New Construction, Commercial
Gold: Samyn-D’Elia Architects

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