Accent Homes and Jim Kuiken’s fresh take on home design garner another win at the 2012 Parade of Homes Gala

2012 Reggie & Trillium Award Winner

Once again, Accent Homes, Inc., Ham Lake, Mn has won the most coveted awards in the local homebuilding industry, the Reggie and Trillium Awards, sponsored by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities’ Parade of Homes. Jim Kuiken, who has helped garner multiple awards for Accent Homes in the past few years, designed the company’s Fall 2012 entry in the Parade of Homes.The Accent Homes entry in Blaine, Mn, won a Reggie and Trillium Award. These honors recognize high achievement in the design, quality and value of their home as judged by homebuilder peers and therefore the harshest judges by builders and professionals in the industry.

Accent’s winning rambler designed home showcases Jim Kuiken’s signature approach to style with function. Keynotes of this style also include rich architectural detail and stunning use of natural light, materials and colors. The home is influenced by Prairie and California design with horizontal sight lines and defining space, and blends sleek sophistication with warmth.

Accent Homes’ sterling reputation is built on over four decades of skilled and detailed homebuilding experience. Visit

2012 Fall Parade of Homes

Tour hundreds of Twin Cities new homes during the Fall Parade of Homes beginning September 8th thru the 30th. A complete guidebook is available at all Holiday Gas Stations and is packed with some very fun and educational events.

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