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It was a very close race, but we’re extremely excited, honored, and oh so appreciative to be announced as the winners of the JDR Annual Industry Blogger Awards in the Remodeling category! That deserves a few more exclamation points… !!!!!!!! Thank you all so much for your votes, Tweets, and Facebook posts. We seriously couldn’t have done it without you.

As we mentioned last week, the winner gets a $500 cash prize. In the sprit of paying it forward, a portion of the winnings will be going to Rebuilding Together Richmond – an affiliate of the national Rebuilding Together organization (you may have seen their Raise a Roof campaign on HGTV). Rebuilding Together is the nation’s leading nonprofit working to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize communities. It’s a volunteer-based program that repairs and rehabilitates non-profit community buildings and homes throughout the community. Read more about Rebuilding Together here. Find a Rebuilding Together affiliate in your area here.

A special thank you to Jackson Design & Remodeling for putting together such a great contest. They have been great to work with throughout this process (thanks Jenny!). Be sure to click over and check out the winners in the other categories: 2Modern (architecture), Freshome (interior design), Building Blox (construction business), and BuildDirect Green Blog (green). We’re so excited to be in such great company!

Again, thank you all so much for your support! We’ve said it before, but we’ll say it again… over the past 19 months, this blog has become like a part of the family. We’ve enjoyed every minute of it and are looking forward for things to come.

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    Ashley {GirlyObsessions}
    April 19, 2012 at 1:29 pm

    Congrats! That’s great news and well deserved! I love reading your blog 🙂

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    Aunt Carol
    April 19, 2012 at 1:58 pm

    Congratulations!!! You are such a joy and creative too. Gods blessings and talents are with you both. I enjoy everything you share that you do.

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    Carter B
    April 19, 2012 at 2:29 pm

    Wow! Congrats guys!! You totally deserve it!

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    April 19, 2012 at 2:30 pm

    SO excited for you!! I feel like you two (well, three) are family too! My sister and I love reading your blog and keeping up to date on what you’re up to. Keep up the great work!

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    April 19, 2012 at 2:30 pm

    Way to go you guys! Glad I voted!

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    April 19, 2012 at 3:41 pm

    Congrats, guys!

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    Lori H
    April 19, 2012 at 3:45 pm


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    April 19, 2012 at 4:37 pm

    Congrats! I love your blog and I check it every day. The design and look of it is really well-done. So happy about more frequent posts, too. Great job!

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    April 19, 2012 at 5:43 pm

    Congratulations! I love your blog and read every post. Keep up the great work!

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