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Kitchen Remodel
Understand that the kitchen is all the judges will look at. While other rooms adjacent to the kitchen may be in the photos, the kitchen itself is what matters.
 Under $75,000
 $75,000 - $150,000
 $150,000 - $250,000
 Over $250,000

Bath Remodel
This is a straightforward category. Our only format suggestion would be to have your photography show as much of the room as possible in as few shots as possible. Small rooms are tough to photograph due to size and lighting issues, so consider this as you put your entry together.
 Under $50,000

 $75,000 - $100,000
 Over $100,000

Additions can be either horizontal add-ons or second story additions. They can also be sunrooms.
 Under $250,000
 Over $250,000

Residential Interior
A project that is done within the existing walls of the original residential structure WITHOUT ANY ADDITION OF HEATED AND COOLED SPACE.
 Under $150,000
 Between $150,000 - $300,000
 Between $300,000 - $500,000
 Over $500,000

Residential Exterior
Alterations to the exterior of a residential building that do not include the addition of any heated or cooled livable space to the home.

Detached Outbuilding
Structures that are not attached to the main home. It can include pool houses, detached garage, potting shed, guest house, and we've even had a dog house win this category.

Outdoor Living
This category can include porches, decks, outdoor kitchens, hardscape, pools, or any combination of things that create a beautiful and practical outdoor living environment.
 Under $200,000
 Over $200,000

Residential Specialty Item
Any project, or part of a project, that is not included in it's own Chrysalis category, such as an entryway, cupola, wine rack, fireplace, stairway, cabinetry or shelving.

Whole House Renovation
This can include either or both exterior and interior remodeling involving multiple rooms in the house.
 Under $500,000
 $500,000 - $1,000,000
 Over $1,000,000

Residential Historic Renovation
Typically, the entries in this category represent the remodeling of a home built before 1930 to update it for 21st century living.

Commercial Remodel
This is a very broad category. Keep in mind that our judges are not influenced by the sheer size of a project, but by the creativity displayed.

Basement Remodel