Principal Awards

The work of Acadia Contractors, Inc. has received several architectural design awards from the Washington, Baltimore, and Potomac Valley Chapter, and the Maryland and Virginia Societies of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Our work has also been recognized and rewarded by both national and regional publications. Our list of awards is as follows:

Merit Award, Potomac Valley Chapter AIA     2014
Residence Remodel to Mullet House

Merit Award, AIA Maryland Society     2014
Residence Remodel to Mullet House

Award for Washington Residential Design, Washington DC AIA     2010
Residence Remodel to Slimp Residence, Washington DC

Award of Merit for Architectural Excellence, Potomac Valley AIA     2009
Entry Canopy to Minker/Himelfarb Residence, Washington DC

Remodeling Design Award Honorable, Remodeling Magazine,     2009
Addition over $250,000

Award of Merit for Architectural Excellence, Washington Society AIA     2007
Entry Canopy to Minker/Himelfarb Residence, Washington DC 

Merit Award, AIA/Washington Chapter     2006
Addition and Renovation to the Minker/Himelfarb Residence, Washington DC                            

Merit Award, AIA Maryland society     2006
New Home, Quarry House, Bethesda, MD    

Merit Award, AIA/ Potomac Valley Chapter     2006
New Home, Quarry House, Bethesda, MD

Honor Award for Outstanding Interiors, AIA/National     2003
Addition and Renovations to the Martin/Shockett Residence Chevy Chase, MD

Washingtonian Residential Design Awards, AIA/Washington Chapter     2003
Custom Home, Baer Residence, Bethesda, MD

Award of Excellence in Architecture, AIA/Washington Chapter    2002
Custom Home, Quarry House (Baer Residence) Bethesda, MD

Design Merit Award, Custom Home Magazine   2002
Addition and Renovations to the Martin/Shockett Residence Chevy Chase, MD

Residential Architect Design Award, Renovation merit     2002
Addition and Renovations to the Cozzens residence, Washington, DC

Award of Merit for Architectural Excellence, Washington Chapter AIA       2001
Addition and Renovations to the Cozzens residence, Washington, DC

Residential Design Award, Baltimore Chapter AIA and Baltimore Magazine 2001
Addition and Renovations to the Cozzens residence, Washington, DC

Residential Design Award, Baltimore Chapter AIA and Baltimore Magazine 2001
Addition and Renovations to the Martin/Shockett Residence Chevy Chase, MD

Inform Award, Excellence in Design      2001
Addition and Renovations to the Martin/Shockett Residence Chevy Chase, MD

Award of Merit for Architectural Excellence, Maryland Society AIA 2000
Addition and Renovations to the Martin/Shockett Residence Chevy Chase, MD

Award of Merit for Architectural Excellence, Maryland Society AIA 2000
Addition and Renovations to the Cozzens Residence, Washington, DC

Inform Award, Excellence in Design AIA Virginia Society     2000
Addition and Renovations to the Feller Residence, Washington, DC

Award of Excellence in Interior Architecture, Washington Chapter AIA     2000
Addition and Renovations to the Martin/Shockett Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, AIA/Potomac Valley Chapter    2000
Addition and Renovations to the Cozzens Residence, Washington, DC

Citation, AIA/Potomac Valley Chapter    2000
Addition and Renovations to the Martin/Shockett Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Design Merit Award, Custom Home Magazine  1999
Addition and Renovations to the Feller Residence

Citation, AIA/Potomac Valley Chapter    1998
Addition and Renovations to the Bartlett/Ignagni Residence

Inform Merit Award, AIA Virginia Society     1998
Addition and Renovations to the King Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, Builder’s Choice and Builder’s Magazine  1998
Renovations and Additions to the Green Residence, Washington, DC

Residential Award, AIA/Washington Chapter and Washingtonian Magazine 1998
Renovations to the Knight III Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Residential Award, AIA/Washington Chapter and Washingtonian Magazine 1998
Addition and Renovations to the Weil/Borsecnik Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, Custom Home Design Competition, and Custom Home Magazine 1997
Addition and Renovations to the Hutner Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Grand Award, Renaissance Design Competition, Remodeling Magazine  1997
Addition and Renovations to the Feller Residence, Washington, DC

Merit Award, Renaissance Design Competition, and Remodeling Magazine  1997
Addition and Renovations to the Weil/Borsecnik Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Award of Excellence, AIA/Washington Chapter    1996
Addition and Renovations to the Feller Residence, Washington, DC

Honor Award, AIA/Potomac Valley Chapter    1996
Addition and Renovations to the Weil/Borsecnik Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Honor Award, AIA/Maryland Society     1996
Addition and Renovations to the Feller Residence, Washington, DC

Merit Award, AIA Maryland Society        1996
Addition and Renovations to the Hutner Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, AIA/Maryland Society     1996
Addition and Renovations to the Weil/Borsecnik Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Residential Award, AIA/Baltimore Chapter          1996
Addition and Renovations to the Feller Residence, Washington, DC

Residential Award, AIA/Washington Chapter and Washingtonian Magazine 1996
Addition and Renovations to the Feller Residence, Washington, DC

Builder’s Choice Merit Award, Builder Magazine  1996
Addition and Renovations to the Hutner Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Renaissance ’96 Merit Award, Remodeling Magazine  1996
Addition and Renovations to the Hutner Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, AIA/Potomac Valley Chapter    1995
Addition and Renovations to the Hutner Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, AIA/Potomac Valley Chapter    1995
New Residence for Jonathan and Judith Knight, Chevy Chase, MD

Citation, AIA/Potomac Valley Chapter    1995
Addition and Renovations to the Feller Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, AIA/Maryland Society     1995
Addition and Renovations to the King Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, AIA/Maryland Society     1995
New Residence for Jonathan and Judith Knight, Chevy Chase, MD

Inform Merit Award, AIA/Virginia Society     1995
New Residence for Jonathan and Judith Knight, Chevy Chase, MD

Builder’s Choice Merit Award, Builder Magazine  1995
Addition and Renovations to the King Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Renaissance ’95 Project of the Year, Remodeling Magazine  1995
Addition and Renovations to the King Residence, Chevy Chase, MD

Merit Award, AIA/Potomac Valley Chapter     1994
Addition and Renovations to the King Residence, Chevy Chase, MD