Buildings of the Year

Post-frame projects judged by professional builders as top in their class for Buildings of the Year awards. Presented at the annual Frame Building Expo.

Redesigned Building of the Year Awards Program for post-frame builders

NFBA builder members will benefit from an expanded, redesigned Building of the Year (BOY) Awards program in 2013. At its summer meeting, the NFBA membership committee identified a need to restructure the BOY categories in order to be able to … Read more »

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NFBA expands Building of the Year contest

The National Frame Building Association has launched its annual Building of the Year contest with an announcement that it has expanded the categories and simplified the application process. The changes are designed to open the competition to encourage builders of … Read more »

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Salvaged barn board meets modern post frame for award-winning project

Barnes Place entryway

- By Sharon Thatcher, Rural Builder magazine – Joel Godwin, owner of J. A. Godwin General Contractors, Iowa, is learning that being flexible with customers, being open to new challenges, and being patient can yield fantastic buildings and happy customers. … Read more »

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2012 NFBA Buildings of the Year

April 2013 Frame Building News

NFBA recognizes ‘best of the best’ for 2012 The announcement of the Buildings of the Year Awards is one of the highlights at the annual National Frame Building Expo. A large audience gathered for the NFBA luncheon at the Memphis … Read more »

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NFBA Building of the Year contest deadline is Dec. 3

Enter your favorite post-frame building in the distinguished Building of the Year (BOY) contest. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to get your best project noticed! Any building erected by an NFBA member builder in 2012 that uses post-frame construction … Read more »

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Enter your favorite post-frame building for NFBA’s 2012 Building of the Year

Enter your favorite post-frame building in the distinguished Building of the Year contest. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to get your best project noticed! Any building erected by an NFBA member builder in 2012 that uses post-frame construction in … Read more »

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2011 Buildings of the Year – honorable mention

Nine buildings that received Honorable Mentions in the agricultural storage and/or workshops, commercial and institutional categories of the National Frame Building Association’s 2011 Building of the Year contest are showcased here. Each demonstrates the versatility and creative possibilities of post-frame … Read more »

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Fabral announces 2012 Project of the Year winners

The results are in from Fabral’s recent “Best in Metal” Project of the Year Awards. Fabral recognizes excellence in the post frame, light commercial and residential markets and accepted more than 50 submissions in the categories of Light Commercial, Agricultural, … Read more »

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NFBA 2011 Buildings of the Year

Frame Building News April 2012 cover

NFBA recognizes ‘best of the best’ for 2011 The announcement of the Buildings of the Year Awards is one of the highlights at the annual National Frame Building Expo. A large audience gathered for the NFBA luncheon at the America’s … Read more »

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Appeasing horses — and their owners

Frame Building News August 2011

Working together results in award winning projects By Sue Marquette Poremba When it comes to barns, horse owners know exactly what they want. For example, William Rudolph of Morton Buildings in Lake Wales, Fla., says a horse owner came to … Read more »

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