About McDowell Inc.

Professional Awards/Recognition

2016

McDowell office building turns 150 years old, and received "Historic Landmark" designation - "The Haines Home" built in 1866

Voted Kane County's "One of the BEST" Remodelers by the readers of the Kane County Chronicle

2006 - 2015

Honored to be voted "Best" or "One of the Best" Remodelers for over 10 years, by the voters of the Kane County Chronicle

Nominated "One of the Best" Kitchen & Bath Remodels by the readers of the Daily Herald

Best of HOUZZ.com - Customer Service

Received First Place Award in the Business Float category - Downtown

St. Charles Electric Christmas Parade

Featured in Daily5Remodel's "It's All in the Details" - achieved Number 2

by receiving over 500 votes in Nationwide contest

#6 Top Remodelers in Illinois, and #150 in the U. S. as noted by Remodeling magazine.

Featured in Northwest Quarterly magazine in various Kitchen, Bath and

Home Remodeling articles

Co-Owner, Sue McDowell awarded the "Charlemagne Award" by the

St. Charles Chamber of Commerce

"Best of the Fox" Award for "Kitchen project" by the Natl. Assn. of Home Builders & Remodelers
"Best of the Fox" Award for "Room Addition project" by the Natl. Assn. of Home Builders & Remodelers
"Best of the Fox" Award for "Ultimate Design" by the Natl. Assn. of Home Builders & Remodelers
Certified Aging-in-Place specialist designation by the National Association

of Home Builders (Dustin Hawkins)
"Certificate of Appreciation" by the NAHB Remodelers Council for the Devereaux Community project

1995 - 2005
"Small Business of the Year" Award - St. Charles Chamber of Commerce
Voted Kane County's "Best Home Remodeler" by the readers of the Kane County Chronicle
Voted Kane County's "Best Home Remodeler" by the readers of the Kane County Chronicle
President's Award - Home Builders of Greater Fox Valley
Downtown Pride Award - Rebuilding of "Santa's House" - Downtown St. Charles Partnership
President's Award - Home Builders of Greater Fox Valley
Community Development Award - St. Charles Chamber of Commerce (for 521 West Main Street McDowell office building)
ICON Award/ Remodeling $125,000 & over - Home Builders of Greater Fox Valley
BIG 50 Remodeler - 'Remodeling' magazine
ICON Award/ Master Bath Renovation - Home Builders of Greater Fox Valley
ICON Award/ Remodeling $200,000 & over - Home Builders of Greater Fox Valley
ICON Award/ Exterior Renovation - Home Builders of Greater Fox Valley
ICON Award/ Exterior Renovation - Home Builders of Greater Fox Valley\
Al Bowman Award - Home Builders of Greater Fox Valley