October 3, 2022

Did You Know: Local and National CotY Award Opportunities!

Project awards season is upon us with two opportunities for local AND national recognition with the the Contractor of the Year (CotY) Awards.
September 19, 2022

CotY Awards: Not a contractor? Not a problem!

The CotY Awards aren't just for remodelers. Designers have a unique opportunity to highlight their work across a number of categories, too! Read on for more from NARI Chicago member Stephanie Sarris , Principal at Bellhaven Designs.
September 12, 2022

Uncommon CotY Award Categories

Think outside the most popular CotY Award categories to showcase unique projects and increase your chances of winning. Win win!
September 5, 2022

Why Submit Projects For Awards

NARI recently announced the opening of the Contractor of the Year (CotY) Awards season, which celebrates the best of the best in the remodeling industry. Here are the top reasons why you should enter!
August 29, 2022

Organize Your CotY Award Submission with this Handy Checklist

The CotY Awards submissions are due in two months, so it's time to start organizing everything you need to submit a winning project.
August 22, 2022

How Awards Make the Difference in Winning Bids

Winning awards does more than decorate a trophy case. In many instances, your awards prove your value to clients and help you stand out from the competition.
August 15, 2022

6 Steps to Award Submission Success

It's time to submit your work to the Contractor of the Year (CotY) Awards! Follow these simple steps for success when applying.
August 1, 2022

Think Green When Remodeling Your Home

Make the right decisions when it comes to green remodeling efforts - tips from NARI Chicago member Ron Cowgill
May 16, 2022

Vendor Spotlight: Aron Rissman, Mr. Floor Companies

Meet Aron Rissman with Mr. Floor Companies in our Vendor Spotlight!
May 2, 2022

May is National Home Improvement Month

This National Home Improvement Month, NARI of Greater Chicagoland is here to help you turn your “before” into an inspired “after” that brings you joy for years to come.
April 25, 2022

What is the Value of a Remodeling Project?

The 2022 Remodeling Impact Report reveals remodeling reasons, costs and levels of fulfillment.
April 11, 2022

Congratulations to our Remodeling Excellence Award Winners!

Check out the stunning work from our Remodeling Excellence Awards winners!
April 4, 2022

Questions to Ask Before Signing a Contract

When interviewing a remodeler, there's more to think about than just "how much will this cost?" and "how soon can this be done?"
March 21, 2022

The Evening of Excellence Awards Gala is Almost Here!

It's awards season, baby!
March 14, 2022

Remodeling mistakes that can lower your home’s value

Remodeling doesn't always equal higher value for your home...depending on what's being remodeled and how. Read on for what to keep in mind for your next project.