Rebuilding Together, the nation’s leading nonprofit working to preserve affordable homeownership, announced the six finalists in its national contest: Rebuilding Together Tradesperson of the Year™ – presented by WD-40.

To find skilled tradepersons that give back to their community…and add value to their industry…
Rebuilding Together has partnered with:
On the House with the Carey Brothers
Sears Blue Tool Crew,
Extended Stay by Choice Hotels,

The six finalists are:
Angelo, painter for Joseph Tavone Painting Co
Dan, contractor for D. Benjamen Brown Construction
Bill, carpenter for Curry Construction
Steve, roofer for DryHome Roofing and Siding
David, HVAC/plumber for Liszeski Plumbing
William, electrician for Electricians Local 164

The national campaign accumulated nearly 200 nominations for eligible skilled tradespersons who have made an impact in their communities through their work and trades. The six finalists named above were chosen from this incredible group of tradespeople. Public voting will determine the grand prize winner.

Grand Prize winner will receive a trip for 2 to the Super Bowl, including a five-day, four-night stay at a Choice Extended Stay hotel, and $15,000 worth of tools and products courtesy of Sears Blue Tool Crew.

Runners-up and nominators will receive a variety of tool and product packages with a minimum value of $1,000 courtesy of Sears Blue Tool Crew.

THE PUBLIC CAN VOTE ONLINE to determine the Grand Prize winner beginning December 10. The winner will be announced on an “On the House” radio broadcast on January 8. To learn more about the nationwide contest and to vote for one of the finalists, visit:

About Rebuilding Together
Rebuilding Together is the nation’s leading nonprofit organization working to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize neighborhoods by providing extensive rehabilitation and modification services to those in need at no cost to those served.

With the help of everyday citizen volunteers, skilled trades people, the support of local business and major corporate partners, Rebuilding Together affiliates in America’s largest cities and smallest towns make life considerably better for thousands of low-income homeowners and the communities in which they live by completing 10,000 projects per year.

Rebuilding Together has programs dedicated to, energy efficiency, veteran’s housing, aging in place and gulf coast reconstruction.

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