by Design & Denton Homes Dominate HomeShowExpo 2009 Awards

You’re in for a treat if you visit the Des Moines Home Builders Home Show Expo 2009!  Denton Homes, by Design and numerous Denton Homes suppliers have teamed up to create a fabulous home.

We’re extremely proud of our designers who worked incredibly hard to finish this project.  Denton Homes’ great execution of a wonderful floor plan combined with the furniture, fabric, accessories and color that by Design added were a winning combination.  And… we’re very excited to announce that this beautiful home has won :

JUST IN: coveted Peoples Choice Award! Chosen by the visitors.

2nd Place – Kitchen

1st Place – Home Theater, 1st Place – Secondary Room, 1st Place – Children’s Room, 1st Place – Master Bedroom, 1st Place – Curb Appea, 1st Place – Craftsmanship and finally… Best of Show!


  • This 1 ½ story has a total of 6769 square feet of functional living space offering five bedrooms and four+ baths
  • outdoor pool area complete with a grill, trampoline and cabana!
  • The interior design marries a southern living and cottage revival to compliment the casual lifestyle of the homeowners.  “by Design” showcases their team of designers.
  • The great room on the main level is  open kitchen perfect for casual eating or for a more formal gathering.
  • There is a pantry neatly nestled into the cherry cabinetry.
  • The hearth room welcomes time for kicking back and relaxing,
  • corner less NanaWall glass door which provides a panoramic view of the pool!
  • The master suite boasts luxury with the barreled ceiling that connects the bedroom into the travertine tile bath area.
  • In the lower level of the home dance studio and exercise room.
  • Adjacent to this is the theater and entertainment area with an amazing view of the vanishing edge pool with a waterfall above
  • a dedicated woodshop with a dust collection system!
  • Hickory hardwood floors, Cherry Cabinets and unbelievable trim

Here’s how this home is described on the Home Expo site:

A true southern classic.  This home is full of timeless details that are comfortable, relaxed, and elegant.

This 1 ½ story has a total of 6769 square feet of functional living space offering five bedrooms and four+ baths in this home…but be careful not to overlook the outdoor pool area complete with a grill, trampoline and cabana!… to read the rest of the description, visit the Home Expo site.

HomeShowExpo 2009 is the sixteenth year of this great show.  The 2009 show features six new custom built homes in Johnston Iowa. Each home is fully decorated and landscaped, each home has special features.

  • See the craftsmanship and creativity offered by various builders.
  • See exciting new products and materials for the home.
  • Check out the creativity offered by the interior design community.
  • The Home Idea Center hosts exhibitors showcasing everything from sun rooms to floor coverings.
  • Cast your vote for the peoples choice awards.

You can learn more about Denton homes and the Des Moines Homebuilders at:

Denton Homes

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