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Voting Opens Today for the 2011 Design & Remodeling Industry Blogger Awards

Twenty Eight of the Design & Remodeling Industry's Best Blogs Need Your Votes: Categories Include Remodeling, Interior Design, Architecture, Construction Business and Green

(March 4, 2011 -San Diego, Calif.) --- Voting for the 2011 JDR Industry Blogger Awards is now open. There are 28 nominees this year in five categories: Interior Design, Construction Business, Remodeling, Architecture and Green. Winners will be determined by the number of votes received and announced on April 20, 2011. Each winning blog will receive a $500 cash prize and a 2011 Blogger Awards Winner badge to display.

Created by Jackson Design and Remodeling (JDR), the goal of the JDR Blogger Awards is to bring additional recognition to the work of the best blogs in the business, while promoting the professionalism of the remodeling industry and inspiring clients with the latest trends in home design.

"Last year's Blogger Awards were a great success," said Todd Jackson, president of Jackson Design and Remodeling. "These awards really celebrate the best of our industry, blogs that promote professionalism, educate the public and most importantly, provide inspiration. This year, we expanded our categories to include Best Green Blog and Best Architecture Blog and we've got some incredible nominees. We encourage everyone to take a few moments to check out some of these amazing blogs, and vote for their favorite."

The 2011 JDR Blogger Award Nominees are:

INTERIOR DESIGN

Carolina Eclectic
Dwell
Freshome
Luxury for the Home
M Designs
Remodelista

CONSTRUCTION BUSINESS

100K House
Brookfield Homes
Champion Cabinet
Home Remodeling and Construction
One Project Closer

REMODELING

7th House on the Left
AK - Home Renovations
The Brick House
Continuous Home Improvement
Gehman Remodeling

GREEN - New Category!

Build that Green
Green Building
Green Building Law Blog
Green Goddess
GreenHomes America
Green Phophet
The Green Spotlight
Jetson Green

ARCHITECTURE - New Category!

ArchitectureYP
BimBoom
ecAR.tumblr
decoist

About Jackson Design and Remodeling

Jackson Design and Remodeling has been serving the San Diego community for more than 20 years with high-end bathroom remodeling, kitchen remodeling, room additions, and other home redesign projects. Todd Jackson, President and CEO, has established an enduring tradition of quality and service in the remodeling industry. Jackson and his team have won numerous awards for their work, including 35 COTY awards, several national Chrysalis awards and the 2007 and 2009 Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics. The company has been named one of Inc Magazine's fastest growing companies for two years in a row, is one of the San Diego Business Journal's "100 Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies" for a third consecutive year and has also received Remodeling Magazine's coveted "Big50 Award." For more information, visit www.jacksondesignandremodeling.com, call (619) 442-6125 or follow us on facebook: Jackson Design and Remodeling and twitter @jacksondesign.