Awards

Client Testimonial

We built our new home with DJK and could not be happier. The quality of the work and attention to detail went above and beyond our expectations. The process was laid out to us at the onset in a clear ...

Cathy Mann
Boundary Hill, Downers Grove

Awards & Certifications

2017
  • Rated Best of Houzz in 2017 For The Highest Level for Client Satisfaction
    Dan Kittilsen in Plainfield, IL on Houzz

  • 2016
    • 2016 Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago Gold Key Award For Outstanding Design in Architectural Design Custom Home 2,900-3,100 square feet - Modern Farm House Eco-Smart Home in Naperville, IL
      • 2016 Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago Gold Key Award For Outstanding Design in Excellence in High Performance Energy Efficiency Project - Modern Farm House Eco-Smart Home in Naperville, IL
        • Green Home Institute Zero Energy Capable Certification for Grand Teton Eco-Smart Home in Naperville, IL

          • Rated Best of Houzz in 2016 for Design by the Houzz Community
            Remodeling and Home Design

            • Rated Best of Houzz 2016 For The Highest Level for Client Satisfaction by the Houzz community
              Remodeling and Home Design

              2015

              • 2015 Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago Gold Key Award For Outstanding Design in Architectural Design Custom Home 3,500 - 3,801 sq. ft.

                • Rated Best of Houzz 2015 For The Highest Level for Client Satisfaction by the Houzz community
                  Remodeling and Home Design
                • 2014

                  • LEED Platinum Level Certification For DJK's Grand Teton Eco-Smart Home

                    in Naperville, IL
                    • 2014 Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago Gold Key Award For Outstanding Design in Architectural Design Custom Home Under 3,500 sq. ft.
                      • 2014 Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago Gold Key Award For Outstanding Design in Excellence in High Performance Energy Efficiency Project
                        • USGBC Council Member

                        2013

                        • 2013 NIHBA ICON Award of Excellence Silver Award for Best New Construction Single Family Home From $350,000 to $550,000


                        2012

                        • 2012 DOW Diamond High Performance Builder
                        • 2012 Certified NAHB Green Building Professional (CGP)
                        • NIHBA ICON Gold Award New Construction $350,000 to $550,000
                        • NIHBA ICON Gold Award New Construction $550,000 to $750,000
                        • NIHBA ICON Gold Award New Construction $750,000 to $1,000,000

                        2011

                        • 2011 NAHB Certified Graduate Builder
                        2010

                        • 2010 ICON Award Best Home Under $500,000
                        • 2010 ICON Award Best Home Under $1,500,000
                        • 2010 ICON Award Best Front Elevation
                        2009

                        • 2009 ICON Gold Award Best Custom Home Under $500,000
                        • 2009 ICON Gold Award Best Outdoor Living Over $50,000
                        • 2009 NIHBA Builder of The Year
                        2008

                        • 2008 NIHBA Builder of The Year
                        • 2008 ICON Gold Award Best Custom Home From $1,000,000 to $1,500,000
                        • 2008 ICON Gold Award Best Outdoor Living Space
                        • 2008 Cavalcade of Homes
                        • Gold Award Peoples Choice
                        • Best Overall Home
                        • Gold Award Best Master Bath
                        • Gold Award Best Interior Decorating
                        • Gold Award Best Deck and Patio Design
                        • Silver Award Best Foyer Design
                        • Silver Award Best Family Room and Great Room
                        • Silver Award Best Interior and Exterior Lighting
                        • Silver Award Best Master Suite
                        • Silver Award Best Exterior Design
                        • Silver Award Best Landscape Design
                        • Silver Award Best Technology and Building Products
                        • Bronze Best Floor Plan
                        • Bronze Outstanding Room or Element
                        2007

                        • 2007 ICON Award Best Exterior Facade
                        • 2007 ICON Award Best Kitchen Design
                        • 2007 ICON Award Best Custom Home $500,000 to $1,000,000