Designing & Building with Innovation in Mind

With Dawn DeLuca, AKBD, in Denver 

Designing & Building with Innovation in Mind with Dawn DeLuca, AKBD
This presentation will explore the building technique’s, interior design and products employed in NAHB’S “The New American Home” ™ (TNAH) and “The New American Remodel”™ (TNAR)

TNAH showcases industry best practices, innovative design concepts, state-of-the-art products and the latest construction techniques. Each year, a new home is unveiled, at IBS®, to demonstrate the most noteworthy advancements in home building.  A principal goal of the program is to maximize housing performance and energy efficiency. Each home incorporates elements from the NAHB Green Building Standard® and embodies only the highest levels of quality, safety, aesthetics, and sustainability. (Copyright THAH website).

1) A strong understanding if the concepts and products used in the interior, kitchen (indoor & outdoor) and bath design.
2) A comprehensive review of the building innovations, smart home technology and green building techniques employed in both projects.
3) An enriching and extensive visual review of both homes through photography and video.

Thursday , May 16, 5:30 PM
Appliance Factory Fine Lines
1045 Zuni St #2, Denver, CO 80204
Members: $25, Non-members: $35 Students: Free

Attendees will be entered in a drawing for a Theramador Dishwasher!


Dawn Deluca, AKBD. Dawn is an award winning designer with over 25 years of industry experience as Principal of Interior Transitions, a design studio based in NYC and north-western CT. Also, as a Founding Partner of Camille Rossy, Inc, in NYC.  Her projects span the eastern seaboard of the US and Europe. As a certified designer and professional speaker, Dawn has spoken to various organizations about many industry topics all across the US.

An award winning member, of the NKBA,  Dawn has served as a volunteer leader on the local, regional and national levels, since 2005.  She served as American North East Regional Director,  as a Member of the National Board of Directors and the National Generative Council. She is currently the Programs Chair for the NKBA Manhattan Chapter.  Dawn also serves as an Ambassador for the Living In Place Institute and as a Design Advisor for The Universal Design Project.


Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM MDT
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Appliance Factory Fine Lines 
1045 Zuni St
Denver, CO 80204

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Jeremy Parcels 
NKBA Rocky Mountain Chapter 
(303) 789-4362