Remodeling Big50 and Guildmaster Award Winners 2015


Mentor-based remodeling contractor captures two awards

By Staff report, The News-Herald

POSTED: 05/22/15, 12:00 PM EDT |


One Man and a Hammer, a Mentor-based remodeling contractor, recently won two industry awards.

First, the firm’s owner, Bob Gallese, was selected by REMODELING magazine, a Hanley Wood publication, to join the REMODELING Big50.

Each year since 1986, the REMODELING Big50 inducts 50 owners of remodeling companies who have set exceptionally high standards for professionalism and integrity through exemplary business practices, craftsmanship, and impact in their community or the industry at large, a news release stated. Big50 remodelers run successful, often growing, companies of various sizes that have taken the lead in raising industry standards, the release said.

One Man and a Hammer also has been awarded a 2015 Guildmaster Award for exceptional customer service. GuildQuality, an independent customer satisfaction surveying company, has presented the Guildmaster Award since 2005 to celebrate service, excellence in the building, remodeling, contracting and home services professions.

One Man and a Hammer was one of the more than 300 North American builders, remodelers, developers and contractors recognized by GuildQuality for their superior delivery of customer care, a news release stated.