Remodeling Industry Recognizes BOWA as Contractor of the Year for Third Consecutive Year

National Association of Remodeling Industry Honors BOWA with Three Remodeling and Renovation Awards as the Metro-D.C. Area Firm Celebrates its 25th Anniversary

McLean, Va. BOWA (, a home transformation company specializing in the design and construction of luxury additions and renovations, received three prestigious Contractor of the Year (CotY) awards from the National Association of Remodeling Industry (NARI) Metro-D.C. Chapter at its awards reLOB-McLean-VA-Renovation-Addition-Kitchen ception on January 12.  These awards are the latest recognition and honors for the metropolitan-D.C. area firm that has now received more than 110 awards as the company celebrates its 25th anniversary. “The BOWA team is grateful to the NARI Metro-D.C. Chapter for this recognition of our work,” said Josh Baker, founder of BOWA. “As we celebrate our 25th anniversary this year, these awards highlight our ongoing tradition and commitment to providing the highest quality renovation and remodeling work for our clients and innovative results.” BOWA received the NARI 2012 CotY awards in the following three categories:

  • Grand Award  – Residential Interior $250,000 – $500,000
  • Grand Award  – Residential Kitchen more than $150,000
  • Merit Award – Residential Addition $250,00 – $500,000

BOWA received both the CotY grand award for Residential Kitchen more than $150,000 and the CotY merit award for Residential Addition $250,000 – $500,000 for a renovation in McLean, Va. The kitchen renovation included a rerouted staircase and incorporated abundant storage, state-of-the-art appliances and two islands complete with an under-the-counter microwave and a warming drawer. An addition to this same home created more space, with an enlarged family dining area, sitting room, screened porch and pergola added to improve the flow from the indoor to the outdoor spaces.

HEN-Washington-DC-Contemporary-Interior-Renovati02-kitchen BOWA’s renovation of a home in Washington, D.C. received the CotY grand award for Residential Interior $250,000 – $500,000. This renovation included many structural modifications, while transforming multiple formal spaces into a cohesive open, contemporary and sophisticated space. The most spectacular features include a foyer with marble floors and custom medallion, an astonishing three-sided stone fireplace and a multi-purpose island with a display area – perfect for a family who loves to entertain guests.

About BOWA BOWA transforms houses into homes™ through the design and construction of luxury renovations and additions. From the very beginning, BOWA provides the single point of accountability for its customers, guiding, executing, and managing their design, construction, and client experience. Drawing on a tradition of excellence for 25 years, BOWA has been honored with more than 110 local and national awards of excellence, including being named National Remodeler of the Year by Professional Remodeler magazine and largest Whole House Remodeler by Qualified Remodeler Magazine. With offices in McLean and Middleburg, Virginia, BOWA serves clients in Suburban Maryland, the District of Columbia and Northern Virginia. For more information, visit or call 703-734-9050.