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4|ParadeofHomesRemodelersShowcaseSMwww.paradeofhomes.orgOctober1-3,2010Friday12-8pm,Saturday-Sunday12-6pmTheremodelermembersoftheBuildersAssociationoftheTwinCitiesarethrilledtowelcomeyoutoourParadeofHomesRemodelersShowcaseSM.For23years,thishasbeentheplacetoseethebestremod-elingprojectsintheTwinCities.It'swhereyoucanmeettheregion'sbestprofession-alremodelersinarelaxed,no-pressureenvironment.You'llfindallsortsofideas,thelatestproductsandfeatures,plusexcitingnewcolorsandfinishestoinspireyourimagina-tion-whetheryouplantoupdateyourhomesoonorjustwanttodream.TwoinOneGuidebookAll70-plusremodeledhomesonthetourareshowcasedinside,andwhenyouflipthistwo-in-oneGuidebookover,youcanalsocheckoutover300newhomesontheParadeofHomesFallShowcase,SMournew-hometour.Butdon'tjustusethisGuidebooktoplanyourtour,takeafewmin-utestoreadthestoriesinside.You'llgettomeetfourareafamiliesandshareintheirremodelingexperiences.YoucanreadaboutgreenremodelingandseetheworkofourRemodelerofMeritAwardSMWinners.Speakingoftrends,don'tmisscheckingouttheParadeofHomesSMShowroomTour,pages40-42onthenewhomesideofthisguidebook.PlantoaddafewshowroomstoyourParadeofHomesSMroute.Thisiswhereyou'llfindatonofexcitingnewproductsandmaterials(fromappli-ancestoflooringtolandscaping),pluseventsandseminarsthatyouwon'twanttomiss.You'llalsowanttoconsultourSpecialEventsCalendar,onpage19,beforefinalizingyourtours.Touringcanbehungrywork,sowe'realsogivingyousomeincentivetotrysomeoftheregion'shottestrestaurantswithournewParadeofHomesSMRestaurantTour(pages48-49onthenewhomeside).Clipthecouponsinside,ordownloadavoucheratwww.paradeofhomes.orgonlineforsomemoney-savingdiscounts.TouraVarietyofProjectsThisfall'smenuofremodelingprojectsletsyouexperiencejustabouteverytypeandstyleofremodelingavailable.Ifanentiremakeoveriswhatyouneed,lookforourwhole-houseandteardownremodels.Ifyou'recontemplatingakitchenrenovation,themostpopularremodelingoption,wehavemorethan40tosee.Discoverhowremodelersarecreatingbeautifulnewbaths,gorgeousadditions,andlower-levelfinishesthattransformahomeintoahome-owners'dream.Ineveryinstancethesehomesdemon-stratethebestinprofessionalremodeling.PlanYourTourOnline,TooWhenyoulogontowww.paradeofhomes.org,youcansearchforjusttheprojectsandlocationsyouwanttovisit.Ournewinteractivemapmakesyourlocationsearchasnap.You'llbeabletodiscovermoreabouteachremodelerandlinktotheirownwebsites.And,whenyousignontoouron-lineTourPlanneryoucansaveyourfavoritesforquickaccesslater,makenotesaboutwhatyoulikedafteryouvisit,andmapthequickesttourroutebetweenthehomesyouselect.DonatetoaGoodCauseAsalways,ourcharitablearm,theBuildersOutreachFoundationwillbecollectingdonationsattheirfeaturedDreamRemodeledHomes.Thisyear,your$5.00tax-deductibleadmissionwillhelpthembuildhomesfordeservingTwinCitiesfamiliesinneed,butalso,itwillhelpfundourReBuildHaitiinitiative.Thiswinterwe'llbesendingtwo-dozen-plusmemberstoHaititohelpcon-structhomesforHaitiansdisplacedafterlastwinter'sdev-astatingearthquake.You'llbeabletofollowtheirprogressonlineandseeyourcontributionsinaction.JusttourourthreegorgeousDreamRemodeledHomes.Turntopages14to17forallthedetails.ThankYouHomeownersFinally,Iwanttotakethisopportunitytothankallthewonderfulhomeownerswhohavegraciouslyopenedtheirhomestoyou,allowingustoshowoffourbestwork!Wehopeyou'llenjoytouringthesebeautifulhomesasmuchasweenjoyedremodelingthem.Therereallyisnobetterwaytoshopforaremodelerthantoactuallyseeandtouchtheirwork.TheParadeofHomesRemodelersShowcaseSMisthebestwaytodojustthat.Ihopetoseeyouonthetour.YOURFIRSTSTEPTOAGREATREMODELINGEXPERIENCE""JackWilliamsPARADEOFHOMESREMODELERSSHOWCASESMCHAIRJ.W.WILLIAMSCONSTRUCTION,INC.763-208-5000WWW.JWWILL.COMnotefromourchairWelcometotheParadeofHomesRemodelersShowcaseSM!JoinusonFacebookorTwitter!THEREREALLYISNOBETTERWAYTOSHOPFORAREMODELERTHANTOACTUALLYSEEANDTOUCHTHEIRWORK.THEPARADEOFHOMESREMODELERSSHOWCASESMISTHEBESTWAYTODOJUSTTHAT.IHOPETOSEEYOUONTHETOUR.

www.paradeofhomes.orgParadeofHomesRemodelersShowcaseSM|5EditorialPublisherColeenSeversonEditorWendyDanksCreativeDirector/ProjectManagerDawnitaParmelyProductionArtistCaseyHafnerContributingWritersMichelleBruhnWendyDanksAnneGuettlerFranHowardDatabaseManager/ProjectCoordinatorLindaJacobsonCoverDesign&PhotographyDawnitaParmelyAdvertisingRuthPetermann651-697-7591|ruth@batc.orgDebEarl651-697-7588|deb@batc.org2010ParadeofHomesRemodelersShowcaseSMCommitteeJackWilliams(Chair)J.W.WilliamsConstruction,Inc.RandyBacchusBacchusHomes,Inc.ToddBardusonSPIRECreditUnionMikeCampbellCardinalRemodeling,Inc.HeatherCullenJerry'sFloorStoreBobFlynnFlynnConstruction,Inc.ScottJeneweinCAMBRIAJoLynnJohnsonCrystalKitchenCenterJulieKrahnMidwestHomeMagazineJamesMadsenJamesBartonDesignBuild,Inc.ShawnNelsonNewSpacesJ.Peter(Pete)PaulsonSamanthaGroseJP&CO.JohnTaylorMarvinWindows&DoorsBrinVanderLeeStarTribuneRonZackStructuralDimensions,Inc.74AWESOMEHOMES/3DAYSOCTOBER1,2,3,2010FRIDAY12-8PM,SATURDAY&SUNDAY,12-6PMPlanyourtouratparadeofhomes.org16811CenterPointEnergy....................................................................3InspirationDesignCenter...................................................42JP&CO.................................................................................33,41LakeCountryBuilders,Ltd...................................................26MarvinWindows&Doors..............................CardStockMidwestHomeMagazine...................................................3NewSpaces................................................................................32PrattHomes..................................................................................36Warners'StellianCo.,Inc........................................................7advertisingdirectoryJOINTHESEFINECOMPANIES!AdvertiseintheParadeofHomesSMGuidebook.Reachover100,000home-interestedhouseholdstwiceayear.CallRuthPetermannorDebEarlat651-697-1954.4WELCOME6RENOVATINGTHEIRDREAMSAcloserlookatfourfamilies'remodelingexperiences11AWARD-WINNINGREMODELERSOurcongratulationstothisyear'sRemodelerofMeritAwardSMWinners12MNGREENSTAR-GREENREMODELING,ASMARTCHOICE13Q&AWITHLOCALPROFESSIONALS14BUILDERSOUTREACHFOUNDATIONOurcharitablearmcontinuestobuilddreamsonehomeatatime15BUILDERSOUTREACHFOUNDATIONDREAMREMODELSThreeincredibleremodelprojectswhereyour$5supportsourcharitableefforts19CALENDAROFEVENTS20MAPPROJECTS|REMODELERS|CITIES18directoriescontentsThe2010FallParadeofHomesRemodelersShowcaseSMGuidebookistheofficialpublicationoftheBuildersAssociationoftheTwinCitiesRemodelers.SMAllremodelersmustbelicensedbytheStateofMinnesota.©2010BuildersAssociationoftheTwinCitiesRemodelersSM2960CentrePointeDrive,Roseville,MN55113651-697-1954|www.paradeofhomes.org|www.batc.org