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Frank Makoski has earned this three designations as part of his continuing commitment to improving his skills and the service he provides his clients. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has rigorous certification programs that recognize individuals that have demonstrated an ongoing commitment to quality products and improving standards within the remodeling industry. Below is an explanation on the three designations.

A Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) has been trained in:

  • The unique needs of the older adult population
  • Aging-in-place home modifications
  • Common remodeling projects
  • Solutions to common barriers

The Certified Aging in Place (CAPS) program of the NAHB the CAPS designation requires that graduates meet prescribed standards of business practice, have proven track records of successful project management complete a comprehensive education curriculum and pledge to uphold the program’s rigorous code of ethics.

A Certified Graduate Remodeler (CGR) has been trained in:

The Certified Graduate Remodeler (CGR) is designed to emphasize business and project management skills as the key to a successful remodeling operation. The CGR curriculum helps Frank run his business more efficiently by teaching job cost procedures, accounting principles, and basic contract law.

A Certified Green Professional (CGP) has been trained in:

The Certified Green Professional™ designation recognizes builders, remodelers and other industry professionals who incorporate green and sustainable building principles into homes— without driving up the cost of construction. The required courses provide a solid background in green building methods, as well as the tools to reach consumers, from the organization leading the charge to provide market-driven green building solutions to the home building industry.


With these three certifications, we have a good understanding of specifications, product quality and installation techniques that will help assure the first-class installation for our consumer.