The NARI Remodeling Expo is the largest home remodeling show in the Greater Madison Area. This annual event brings together homeowners and remodeling professionals, providing you with the opportunity to meet the men and women who will help transform your home. Over 100 remodeling professionals exhibit goods and services at the popular event, and the robust free seminar schedule allows homeowners to get the latest advice and trends firsthand from industry leaders. The NARI Remodeling Expo will be held January 24-26, 2020.
The NARI Remodeled Homes Tour each spring opens remodeled homes in the Greater Madison area to the public. You can view the work of NARI professionals in area neighborhoods, seeing remodeled kitchens, remodeled baths, newly finished basements, and additions, as well as historic restorations, whole house renovations, and landscaping. The NARI Remodeled Homes Tour will be held Sunday, May 19, 2019.
The prestigious Contractor of the Year (CotY) awards are earned by NARI members who have demonstrated outstanding work through their remodeling projects. Project categories often include kitchens, baths, basements, entire houses, and exteriors. See a list of the current winners and project photos. More about CotY .
NARI of Madison celebrates the accomplishments of NARI members whose actions improve and amplify the good reputation of the remodeling profession, give back to the community, and demonstrate a strong commitment to NARI’s mission, values and Code of Ethics. See the award winners here .
NARI of Madison Lifetime Achievement Award
NARI of Madison’s highest honor is the Lifetime Achievement Award, recognizing accomplishments, awards, local community involvement and NARI participation in both appointed and elected offices. (This award is also known as “The Fritz” in recognition of Fritz Seybold who was instrumental to the NARI chapter in Madison in its formative years and served the community with distinction.)
2018: Sam Breidenbach MCR GCP, TDS Custom Construction, Inc.
2017: Melinda Monroe, Architectural Building Arts, Inc.
2016: Jeff Grundahl CR, Vive Home Transformations
2015: Paul Ganshert, Ganshert Nursery & Landscapes
2014: Jay Statz CR, Statz Construction Services
2013: Al Curran, Bella Domicile
2012: Dale Benjamin, Benjamin Plumbing, Inc.
2011: Wynn Davies CR, W.E. Davies & Sons Remodeling, Inc.
2010: Scott Shimanski CR, Associated Housewrights, LLC
2010: Larry Taff CR GCP, TZ of Madison, Inc.
2007: Tim Sweeney CR, Sweeney Construction Corp.
2005: Paul Vosen CR, Degenhardt Home Improvement Co, Inc.
2004: Butch Ledworowski CR, LiL' America Builders, Inc
Pre 2004: Fritz Seybold
As a consumer you are probably the strongest source of leads for remodeling contractors and this program provides you the opportunity to submit feedback when you work with a NARI member. Your responses allow NARI of Madison to recognize companies that provide outstanding customer service in quality, responsiveness, punctuality, and professionalism. Members earn the ACE designation when they receive an average score of 3.5 (out of 4) on these criteria. See the current list of ACE members here .