D Home Presents

Best Builders
in Dallas

Recognizing outstanding home builders across North Texas.

D Home is thrilled to showcase our city’s outstanding builders with our Best Builders awards. We invite more than 1,000 builders and architects to nominate the best builders in Dallas. The resulting list reflects the companies and individuals who are most respected by their peers.

All winners will be featured in the May/June 2022 issue of D Home.

Nominations Closed

Nominations for next year's program will open January 2023.

The Process

STEP 1

+ NOMINATIONS

D Home asks builders, interior designers, and architects to nominate professionals whose work they feel is the best in Dallas. Along with these industry peers, D Home subscribers are also invited to let us know which builders made their living spaces into the home of their dreams.

Nominating professionals must:

  • Be a builder, interior designer, showroom, or architect
  • Have worked with, or be familiar with the work of, their nominees

Nominating homeowners must:

    • Be a D Home subscriber
    • Have worked with, or be familiar with the work of, their nominees

STEP 2

+ VETTING PROCESS

Votes are tallied and sorted by D Home’s editorial staff.

The staff does not count:

  • Self-nominations
  • Duplicate ballots
  • Nominations from non-qualifying industry professionals

STEP 3

+ INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL PANEL REVIEW

The remaining votegetters are vetted by an anonymous panel of esteemed members of the building, interior design, and architect community. D Home also conducts an internal review to ensure all feedback and nominees are carefully taken into consideration. All winners must be actively working and maintain a Dallas office.

D Home editors finalize the list by verifying each builder’s:

  • Portfolio, notes from external panelists, and current active status

STEP 4

+ NOTIFICATION

We mail and email congratulations letters to the Best Builders.

After notification, our sales team is allowed to view the list and offer advertising opportunities to winners.

We play fair:

  • Advertising dollars have zero impact on the creation of this list.
  • Best Builders are featured in our May/June issue and marked as a Best Builder in our online directory whether they advertise or not.

About D Home

D Home was created to share with its sophisticated readers ideas and inspiration for living a beautiful life in Dallas. Published six times a year, we tell the story of great design, architecture, art, antiques, gardening, and entertaining in Dallas. D Home has won myriad national awards for editorial excellence, and much credit goes to the individuals whom we cover: the builders, designers, and architects who make our job easy. We challenge the stereotype of suburban sprawl, and instead cleave to a warm and gracious world of beautiful houses and gardens, whether they are classic or modern, two-story Georgians, or high-rise penthouses. Our aim is to support the creativity of our local professionals, and in doing so influence the aesthetic conversation in our city.

READER DEMOGRAPHICS

$330,224
Average HH Income
50
Average Reader Age
59,152
Average Bi-Monthly Readers

Congratulations to all our winners!

The best builders in Dallas, as voted on by their peers.

FAQ

How do I make nominations?

Nominations are now closed. Nominations for next year’s program will open January 2023.

How are winners selected?

D Home will compile the nominations after voting ends, and present the highest-scoring builders to an anonymous panel of industry professionals. Companies will be vetted to assure they are actively taking on new clients, have no legal issues, etc.

Can I nominate myself?

Self-nominations will not count.

When will winners be announced?

D Home will contact winners in mid-February.

Where can I get more information?

For editorial information, For editorial information, contact Sarah Masquelier at sarah.masquelier@dmagazine.com..

For advertising information, contact Susan O’Neal here.