Twice a year, for the last 14 years, Emtek and Schaub sponsor an official One Room Challenge. Competing designers pick one room and complete a redesign using Emtek and Schaub products. The designers document the journey, sharing before and after photos and blog about the hardware selection and integration. When complete, applicants submit their stories and photos for a chance to win.

This year’s finalists are as follows:

  • Veronica Solomon (Bedroom: Select Knurled US4/US19)
  • Glass Of Bovino (Master Bedroom: Astoria Knobs/#8 rosette US3NL)
  • House of Funk (Kid’s Bedroom: Twig pulls, Sandcast Bronze Egg Knobs, Door Knocker in MB)
  • Inspired by Charm (Master Bath/Bed: Barn Door Track US19, District and Cadet knobs US19, Square deadbolt, Round Key in knob with Mod Rect rosette in US19, Norwich knob/Rect rosette in US7)
  • The House that Lars Built (Kitchen: Providence Knobs/Quincy Keyed Sideplate in US3NL; Trinity Pulls US4)
  • Sarah Gunn (Kitchen: Jasper Pulls US4)
  • At Home with Ashley (Laundry Room: Windsor knob/disc rosette US4, Glendon Knobs US4)
  • Jessica Brigham (Kitchen: Zeus Entry Set US10B, Trail Pulls and Globe Knobs US4)
  • House of Jade Interiors (Kitchen: Cabinet Latches US15, Norwich Knobs/Rect rosette with Square deadbolt and Surface Bolts in US19, Schaub Menlo Park Knobs/Pulls in Satin Nickel)
  • PMQ For Two (Kitchen: Myles Lever/Mod Rect rosette in US4)
  • Murphy Design (Kitchen: Cup Pulls in US3NL)
  • Casework (Bathroom: Round Knob/Disc rosette Drive in latch US4, Bathroom Hook US19, Towel Bar US19)
  • Sarah Dorsey— final post is not yet up (Living/Dining room: Classico Pull in Matte Black)
  • Pink Pagoda –the final post is not yet up (Bathroom: Schaub Lumiere Transitional in Satin Brass, Emtek towel bar and MDC/Disc in US4)

For the next several weeks, Excel Marketing with showcase each finalist on our blog. Enjoy! There are some pretty incredible projects that are sure to inspire.