2019 Judges Choice and People's Choice Best Significant Remodel

The 2019 1st place peoples and judges choice significant remodel was an 1950's era 3 bedroom 1 bathroom home in the Crestview neighborhood in Durango This significant remodel was designed and engineered by Dan Featheringill architects of Durango and featured a complete remodel including a new kitchen and master suite.

A large amount of the interior walls were removed to allow for an open floor plan that flows from the front porch all the way to the patio in the back yard. The living area of the house is finished with large format plank tile to complement the 14' vaulted ceilings. The bright and open floor plan includes a two tone kitchen, custom countertops and a full tile backsplash. The bedrooms feature ceiling fans, wall to wall carpet and custom closet organizers.

The exterior of the house features low maintenance finishes including metal roofing, stucco, corrugated metal wainscot and vinyl windows. The landscaping it topped off with custom mosaics sidewalk, with glass rocks and rope lighting, flower pots that match the exterior siding, rope lighting and a timber frame covered front porch.

The highlight of this home is the large covered back patio that acts as 425 additional square feet of living space. The stamped concrete patio is covered with a blue stain pine T&G ceiling and Thermatrue wood siding. A custom designed service window allows for easy flow between the kitchen and outside cooking area and allows the entertaining to flow from the inside and outside of the house

2017 First Place People's Choice

The 2017 1st place People's Choice home was built and designed by Veracity Construction. The house is located in Pagosa Springs, Colorado, on an in-town lot of approximately .5 acres. The lot had drainage issues, but amazing views of an open space with a lake.

The house was designed as a retirement home for a large family to enjoy southwest Colorado together while on vacation. The house features 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, loft area and a large kitchen.

The highlight of this home is the large south facing window wall that takes advantage of not only amazing lake views, but also plenty of southwestern Colorado weather.

The home is finished with a modern feel with shaker style doors and a white kitchen with quartz counter tops. The house features solid hardwood flooring throughout the entire home, custom tile in bathrooms and additional toy storage in the garage make this the perfect vacation getaway for the active family.


The 2015 1st place People's Choice home was built and designed by Veracity Construction. The house is located in Rafter J, a couple minutes outside Durango, Colorado.

The lot had a dilapidated house, old mobile home and plenty of old cars and junk that needed to be cleaned up. The house was built as a spec home for a family in mind and features 4 bathrooms and 4 full bathrooms.

The house includes energy efficient upgrades such as spray foam insulation, energy efficient appliances, LED lights and in-floor heat.

The home was finished with Knotty Alder trim, engineered hardwood flooring, granite counter tops, a slate fireplace and custom tile. The highlighting feature of this home is the open floor plan that opens to a large patio and outdoor living area.