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Remodeling and Home Design

Barbara Ann Holmes – LINTELS & LALLIES of Chesterton, Indiana Receives

Houzz’s 2013 ‘Best Of Remodeling’ Award


Annual Survey and Analysis of 11 Million Monthly Users

 Reveals Top-Rated U.S. Professionals


Chesterton, Indiana  —  January 21, 2013 – Lintels & Lallies, of Chesterton, IN, has been awarded  “Best Of Remodeling” 2013 by Houzz, the leading online platform for residential remodeling and design.  The Northwest Indiana based interior design business was chosen by the more than 11 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community.


The Houzz “Best Of Remodeling” award for 2013 is given in two categories: Customer Satisfaction and Design. Customer Satisfaction award winners are based on homeowner members who rated their experience working with remodeling professionals in 12 categories ranging from architects, and interiordesigners to contractors and other residential remodeling professionalsDesign award winners’ work was the most popular among the community of 11 million monthly users, also known as “Houzzers,” who saved more than 124 million professional images of home interiors and exteriors to their personal ideabooks via the Houzzsite,iPad/iPhoneapp and Androidapp.


“To be recognized as a design leader on Houzz’s social platform is an honor.  We enjoy contributing to their site and appreciate all the relationships we’ve made.  This is an exciting way to begin 2013, and as we continue to bring you our best designs we look forward to what we will create together in the future.”

“Houzz provides homeowners with an in-depth, 360-degree view of building, remodeling and design professionals through images of their work, reviews and an opportunity to interact with them directly in the Houzz community,” said Liza Hausman, vice president of community. “We’re delighted to recognize Barbara Ann Holmes among our “Best Of” professionals for exceptional customer service as judged by our community of homeowners and design enthusiasts who are actively remodeling and decorating their homes.”


With Houzz, homeowners can identify not only the top-rated professionals like Barbara Ann Holmes, but also those whose work matches their own aspirations for their home. Homeowners can also evaluate professionals by contacting them directly on the Houzz platform, asking questions about their work and evaluating their responses to questions from others in the Houzz community.


About Barbara Ann Holmes of LINTELS & LALLIES

Lintels & Lallies is your creative source for interior, color, and event inspiration. Owner, Barbara Ann Holmes, tackles projects as small as color selections, to large-scale interior design planning.

Known for her warm personality and creative approach to design, Barbara Holmes uses her talents and knowledge to help her clients reveal their lives’ stories in an interior form.  Barbara began working professionally with color and design in 2000 within the art & framing industry.  Her passion for helping clients has grown from a rooted interest in people, their stories & styles. Barbara offers a full range of interior design services.

About Houzz

Houzz (www.houzz.com) is a leading online platform for home remodeling, providing inspiration, information, ‘advice and support for homeowners and home improvement professionals through its website and mobile applications. Houzz features the largest residential design database in the world, articles written by design experts, product recommendations, a vibrant community powered by social tools, and information on more than 1.5 million remodeling and design professionals worldwide who can help turn ideas into reality. @houzz_inc


Lintels & Lallies won the Merit Award from Sheffield School of Interior Design in 2012. These awards are infrequent and rewarded only to designs created with exceptional quality. L & L was recognized for Outstanding Excellence in Interior Design.


Lintels & Lallies was featured in an interview for arearug.com on design secrets & rug selection.


Lintels & Lallies was featured on *Hooked on Houses*: Read it HERE