Announces 2013 Custom Showcase Contest Winners

November 18, 2013

Ohio-based custom home builder has announced the winners of the company’s 2013 Custom Showcase Contest, an annual competition for customers., a custom home builder that specializes in affordable on-your-lot homes, has announced the winners of the company’s annual Custom Showcase Contest. The contest awards prizes to customers for outstanding customizations used in their home.

“The annual Custom Showcase Contest is an opportunity for our customers to show off all of the different ways they have rethought, redesigned, and re-imagined their original floor plan to build something completely unique. At we say there’s almost nothing we won’t build, and we believe that it’s our greatest privilege to serve families by building their home any way they want it. This year, our Custom Showcase Contest winners prove how creative and imaginative our customers are,” said President George Murphy.

First prize was awarded to Nick and Tiffany Osterwyk, who reinterpreted the Annapolis floor plan into a custom Craftsman-style home. Second place was awarded to Stewart Sportman who redesigned the Winchester floor plan to include a theater room. Third place winners Brent and Lori Shipley built their home with a custom two-story stone fireplace.

Prizes included a gift card worth $1,000 for first place, $500 for second place, and $250 for third place. According to Vice President of Marketing Maurie Jones, for customer the real prize is living in a home they love.

“At a time when other builders are saying no, we love to say yes. We offer 40 custom home floor plans, and each one has an almost limitless number of ways that customers can customize it. As a result, our customers experience a high pride of ownership and a greater emotional connection to their home,” says Jones.

For more information about building a custom home with, visit to browse floor plans, view virtual tours, use interactive floor plan tools, and locate a Model Home Center. Have a question? Simply Ask Julie by Live Chat.

About is a custom home builder in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Indiana, Michigan, and West Virginia (see all Model Home Centers). We offer more than 40 fully customizable floor plans and a team dedicated to providing the best experience in the home building industry. For more information, Ask Julie by Live Chat or call us at (866) 253-6807.


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