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Celebration of Life For Builder Tom Greico Planned Jan. 30

By Joanna England / January 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

We here at are still mourning the abrupt, shattering loss of renowned builder Tom Greico.  Tom, a Dallas Builders Association Honored Life Director, a preferred builder and founding partner of this website, an eclectic Dallas figure, and a brilliant home builder who pioneered modern vision in many Dallas neighborhoods when most of us were […]

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John Todd Receives Dallas Builders Association 2018 Hugh Prather Award

By Candy's Dirt / October 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

From Staff Reports The Dallas Builders Association has awarded the 2018 Hugh Prather Trophy to John Todd of Elite Remodeling. The award is the highest honor bestowed by the association and has been presented annually for the past 68 years to a builder, remodeler, or developer member who has done the most for the betterment […]

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Key Residential Wows With Modern Upgrade to 90-Year Old Home

By Amy Dobson / July 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

We’re back with another look at the creative problem-solving that Candy’s Dirt Approved Builder Key Residential put in to practice for a home built in 1929. The old brick colonial had undergone multiple renovations during its lifetime and had too much of a piecemeal layout after all the disparate projects. The goal? To create a cohesive […]

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Bella Custom Homes: Why I Hired Tony Visconti to Build Our Dream Home

By Candy Evans / May 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

Building a home is not hard at all. But for many, it can be overwhelming to think of getting it all structurally sound, then pulling it all together for a flawless, coordinated finish.  That’s one reason why we are so selective with our Preferred Home Builders: they are screened and curated, and on our […]

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Lakewood Hills Transitional by JLD Custom Homes is The Perfect Fit

By Amy Dobson / January 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

You could say that JLD Custom Homes were experts at building houses on Tucker Street. They recently completed their sixth home in this little enclave and it just so happens it is the only home available in Lakewood Hills for less than $1 million. The location is superb given that Tucker Street is a cul-de-sac […]

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Dallas Builders Association’s ARC Awards: Part 2, Saving The Best For Last

By Jon Anderson / August 30, 2016 / 0 Comments

Previously, I wrote about the winners of the Dallas Builders Association’s annual ARC awards in the kitchen categories.  Now that we’ve had a little nosh, let’s see the winners in the rest of the house. Missed part 1?  Click here! While there were nine categories dedicated to kitchens, bathrooms didn’t fare so generously with just […]

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