About CARE Awards


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The CARE Awards is the premier industry event showcasing Canada’s leaders is in sustainable West Coast design and construction. You can receive new home and renovation quotes easily and quickly from Canada’s best by using our Expression of Interest form.


The Victoria Residential Builders Association created the Construction Achievements and Renovations of Excellence (CARE) Awards in 1991 to recognize the west coast’s creative design and craftsmanship, and celebrate excellence in the industry. CARE Awards finalists are selected by a panel of industry professionals using criteria such as architectural design, quality workmanship, creative use of space, and energy efficiency. The categories are Residential Planning Design & Construction; Interior Design; Commercial Planning & Design; Customer Service; Sales & Marketing; Special Achievement; and Special Interest. When buying, building or renovating a home, hire a professional at vrba.ca.


Please note: The CARE Awards is managed by the Victoria Residential Builders Association. Companies claiming to have won a CARE Award may not be current members of the Victoria Residential Builders Association. Contact admin@vrba.ca to verify VRBA membership or visit vrba.ca


Advice for consumers – before hiring an “award-winning” contractor, verify their association membership.

Advice for industry – before joining an association, review their awards program, and the association’s commitment to standards, consumers and members.

The CARE Awards is the Gold Standard for the residential construction industry – accept no substitutes!