CLEVELAND, OHIO – The National Sunroom Association (NSA) announced the winners of the 2007 NSA Design Awards at NSA’s annual meeting in San Antonio, TX. The 2007 Design Awards mark the sixth anniversary of the competition. PGT Industries of Nokomis, Fla., and Southern Exposure Sunrooms of Wilmington, N.C., won in the following categories.
- Opaque Roof Sunrooms Less than $15,000 for the Deutscher home
- Opaque Roof Sunrooms $15,000 – $30,000 for the Norris home
- Opaque Roof Sunrooms $30,000 and over for the Woodard home
PGT Industries and Southern Exposure Sunrooms were the finalists for the Opaque Roof Sunrooms Less than $15,000 category for the Paces and Oehme homes.
PGT Industries and Southern Exposure Sunrooms were also the finalists for the Opaque Roof Sunrooms $15,000 – $30,000 category for the Buck and Clayton homes.
The National Sunroom Association Design Awards recognize excellence in the design and installation of sunrooms, solariums, and patio rooms. One hundred and ninety-six entries were submitted for this competition. All entries were judged on the basis of 1) aesthetic appeal, 2) how well the sunroom, patio room, or solarium enhances the architecture and natural surrounds of the home or commercial setting, and 3) its interior appeal and functionality.
To increase the diversity of entries, all sunroom designs were judged by three different cost levels, as well as roofing types:
|Glazed Roof Sunrooms Less Than $15,000||Opaque Roof Sunrooms Less Than $15,000|
|Glazed Roof Sunrooms $15,000 – $30,000||Opaque Roof Sunrooms $15,000 – $30,000|
|Glazed Roof Sunrooms $30,000 and Over||Opaque Roof Sunrooms $30,000 and Over|
National Sunroom Association
The National Sunroom Association is a member-directed trade association dedicated to the advancement of the manufacture and construction of safe,
energy-efficient and environmentally conscious sunrooms, patio rooms, and solariums.
To contact PGT Industries or Southern Exposure Sunrooms:
|Mr. Brad Beachy||Mr. John Hickey|
|PGT Industries||Southern Exposure Sunrooms|
|1070 Technology Dr.||6821 Market St.|
|Nokomis, FL 34275||Wilmington, NC 28405|
To view all the all the winners, finalists and entries, visit the NSA Web site at www.nationalsunroom.org. Past winners and entries are also posted on the NSA Web site. If you have any questions, contact Craig Addington at the NSA office: 216-241-7333.