After ten years of experience, BLB Custom Building has been granted over twenty awards and featured in several news and magazine publications, detailing our quality craftsmanship, project completions, and superior team members.

Best of the Northshore

An annual award recognizing and celebrating the magazine’s editors’ and readers’ choices for the North Shore’s best local architect, builder, interior designer, landscape service, fabrics shop, antiques, auction house, and more.

2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2020

Houzz Best of: Service

Best of Houzz: Service Awards are given to construction professionals who excelled in their customer service the following year. The awards are based on exemplary service, positive client reviews, and a high overall rating.

2017 | 2018 | 2019

40 Under Forty

An award given to forty individuals under the age of forty years old who have made significant impacts towards the Greater Newburyport community, including professional accomplishments and involvement.

Benjamin Becker, 2017

Master Design Awards

Awards showcasing the best projects completed by construction professionals across the United States, representing some of the finest remodeling solutions throughout the country.

2018 | 2020

Contractor of the Year Awards

Annually, EM NARI features the finest industry professionals within the region and recognizes their superior work and craftsmanship executed throughout the year.

2019 | 2020

Chrysalis Awards

These awards recognize regional construction professionals who have executed superior residential and commercial remodeling projects throughout 28 categories.

2018 | 2020 | 2021

Prism Awards

A prestigious award that recognizes outstanding construction professionals who excel in their field and demonstrate quality craftsmanship, projects, and results.

2019 | 2020

PRO New England Awards

These awards are presented annually and are granted to PRO New England members, allowing the organization to celebrate exceptional remodeling professionals and their work.


The Wall Street Journal

Featured in the October 2020 edition of the WSJ, our Victorian Remodel is spotlighted along with a discussion of the lucrative real estate market of Newburyport and briefly discusses our renovation to the 1891 home.

The Daily News of Newburyport

Following the 2019 Newburyport Holiday House Tour, a local and annual tradition, our Victorian Remodel is featured on the cover for opening its doors to the community to celebrate the holidays and support Anna Jaques Hospital.

The Boston Globe

After receiving one silver and one gold at the 75th annual PRISM Awards, the Boston Sunday Globe featured our recipients and congratulated the team on our efforts, commitment to quality, and superior craftsmanship in the residential sector.

Northshore Home Magazine

As seen in the 2020 Winter Edition, our Victorian Remodel was featured alongside our colleagues, Sarah Beth Design Company and Vesta Architecture. The article details the projects as a whole and the creative solutions we used while remodeling a historical home.

Qualified Remodeler

A compilation of the 2020 Master Design Award Winners, BLB Custom Building is featured in the September 2020 issue of Qualified Remodeler following our Silver Award in the Whole House $300,000-700,000 category for our Victorian Remodel.