Awards

Builder of the Year

Honors a top builder member.

Criteria for Nominees

The BIAW Builder, Associate, and Remodeler of the Year honors men and women who have made significant and lasting contributions to BIAW.

  • Builder of the Year: Builders engaged in construction in the year of the nomination and the year of the award’s presentation.
  • Associate of the Year: Nominee should be actively involved in the local and state home builders associations and their community.
  • Remodeler of the Year: Remodelers engaged in remodeling in the year of the nomination and the year of the award’s presentation.

Nominees should have been involved in projects at the local and state level, and active in their community.

Builder, Associate, and Remodeler of the Year winners are honored during the BIAW Installation and Awards ceremony held in conjunction with the BIAW fall board meeting.

If you have questions about the BIAW B/A/R of Year, contact BIAW staff member Brenda Kwieciak at 360-352-7800, ext. 113.

Click to download the nomination form »

 

Associate of the Year

Honors a top associate member.

Criteria for Nominees

The BIAW Builder, Associate, and Remodeler of the Year honors men and women who have made significant and lasting contributions to BIAW.

  • Builder of the Year: Builders engaged in construction in the year of the nomination and the year of the award’s presentation.
  • Associate of the Year: Nominee should be actively involved in the local and state home builders associations and their community.
  • Remodeler of the Year: Remodelers engaged in remodeling in the year of the nomination and the year of the award’s presentation.

Nominees should have been involved in projects at the local and state level, and active in their community.

Builder, Associate, and Remodeler of the Year winners are honored during the BIAW Installation and Awards ceremony held in conjunction with the BIAW fall board meeting.

If you have questions about the BIAW B/A/R of Year, contact BIAW staff member Brenda Kwieciak at 360-352-7800, ext. 113.

Click to download the nomination form »

 

Remodeler of the Year

Honors a top remodeler member.

Criteria for Nominees

The BIAW Builder, Associate, and Remodeler of the Year honors men and women who have made significant and lasting contributions to BIAW.

  • Builder of the Year: Builders engaged in construction in the year of the nomination and the year of the award’s presentation.
  • Associate of the Year: Nominee should be actively involved in the local and state home builders associations and their community.
  • Remodeler of the Year: Remodelers engaged in remodeling in the year of the nomination and the year of the award’s presentation.

Nominees should have been involved in projects at the local and state level, and active in their community.

Builder, Associate, and Remodeler of the Year winners are honored during the BIAW Installation and Awards ceremony held in conjunction with the BIAW fall board meeting.

If you have questions about the BIAW B/A/R of Year, contact BIAW staff member Brenda Kwieciak at 360-352-7800, ext. 113.

Click to download the nomination form »

 

Hall of Fame

Recognizes lifetime achievement in support of the home building industry.

Purpose

The purpose of the BIAW Hall of Fame is to honor men and women who have made significant and lasting contributions to BIAW. The Hall of Fame acknowledges lifetime achievement in the building industry.

Candidate Criteria

  • Persons (living or deceased) who have made significant and lasting contributions to BIAW
  • The contribution must have resulted in a substantial improvement or innovation in Washington’s housing and promotion of BIAW’s philosophy, which is to protect housing affordability and free enterprise (the financial success or size of an individual’s operation shall not be considered a real contribution)
  • It is not necessary to have served in an elected capacity at the state or local association level
  • Candidates must represent the highest levels of achievement in the building industry over an entire career
  • A candidate may not be nominated more than five consecutive times

Candidates will be selected from the following categories:

  • Builder/Developer: Owner or key administrator of a residential building company
  • Subcontractors and Materials Suppliers: Individuals directly responsible for supply goods or services to builders
  • Government: Elected or appointed officials involved in government service relating to housing
  • Housing Related: Individuals involved in related fields of endeavor such as financing, land development and planning, architecture, housing research, and housing-related trade associations
  • Hall of Fame recipients is honored during the BIAW Installation and Awards ceremony held in conjunction with the BIAW fall board meeting.

If you have questions about the BIAW Hall of Fame, contact BIAW staff member Brenda Kwieciak at 360-352-7800, ext. 113.

 

Associate Advisory Council’s Builder Appreciation Award

Honors a builder member who has contributed to the home building industry at the local, state, and national levels, as well as in their communities.

Purpose

The purpose of the BIAW Associate Advisory Council’s Builder Appreciation award is to recognize those builder members who give back to our industry at the local, state, and national levels. In addition, winners are also recognized for their community service, political activity, and/or environmental efforts.

Association Advisory Council’s Builder Appreciation award winners are honored during the BIAW winter board meeting.

If you have questions about the Associate Advisory Council’s Associate Appreciation award, contact Brenda Kwieciak at 360-352-7800, ext. 113.

Click to download nomination form »

 

Associate Advisory Council’s Associate Appreciation Award

Honors an associate member who has contributed to the home building industry at the local, state, and national levels, as well as in their communities.

Purpose

The purpose of the BIAW Associate Advisory Council’s Associate Appreciation award is to recognize those associate members who give back to our industry at the local, state, and national levels. In addition, winners are also recognized for their community service, political activity, and/or environmental efforts.

Association Advisory Council’s Associate Appreciation award winners are honored during the BIAW fall board meeting.

If you have questions about the Associate Advisory Council’s Associate Appreciation award, contact Brenda Kwieciak at 360-352-7800, ext. 113.

Click to download nomination form »

 

Excellence in Remodeling Awards

Recognizes the state’s outstanding remodeling projects in a variety of categories and price ranges.

Purpose

The purpose of the BIAW Excellence in Remodeling (EIR) award is to recognize the state’s outstanding remodeling projects showcasing quality craftsmanship in a variety of categories and price ranges. A blind judging panel thoroughly reviews each project ensuring each meets a setlist of strict criteria.

Due to COVID disruptions, this year the Excellence in Remodeling award winners will be honored during the EIR awards reception held in conjunction with the BIAW Fall Board meeting.

Why enter the EIR? Download the EIR Marketing Materials and find out why you should enter.

Click here to view all entry information »

If you have questions about the EIR awards, contact BIAW staff member Brenda Kwieciak at 360-352-7800, ext. 113, who would be happy to help you.