LINCOLNSHIRE, IL -- The 2014 Closets Top Shelf Design Awards is now accepting submissions for its 8th annual contest. Top Shelf Awards are given every year to honor the best in home organization design. To enter your best designs, visit woodworkingnetwork.com/topshelf. Enter by January 31. Submission fee is $45.
Winners will be featured in Closets magazine and also at a special awards ceremony, which will be held during the 2014 Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo at the Garden State Convention Center in Somerset, NJ, April 9-11.
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Garage: under 600 square feet
By Denise Butchko
Garage: over 600 square feet
Home Office: less than 150 square feet
Home Office: more than 150 square feet
Closet: Laminate less than 18 linear feet
Closet: Laminate more than 18 linear feet
Closet: Wood less than 18 linear feet
Closet: Woodmore than 18 linear feet
Closet: Wire less than 18 linear feet
Closet: Wire more than 18 linear feet
Closet: Reach in
Specialty: (craft, pantry, wine, laundry, mudroom)
The overall Top Shelf Design award went to DeVoe Martin of Affordable Closets Plus, Bangor, PA, for “Hidden Treasure Trove Dressing Room.”
The People’s Choice award went to Harold Locklear, Locklear Cabinet & Woodwork Inc., Rowland, NC, for “Mobile Showroom.”
Each category winner received a Top Shelf Design Award trophy commemorating their winning entry and Honorable Mention winners in each category received a certificate. All finalists also were featured in the Closets April 2013 print issue.
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