DFS Construction is always getting involved in the community and completing exciting projects.  Find out the latest about DFS.


DFS Wins Multiple IIDA Awards

Winning an award is always an honor, and we are incredibly proud to announce that multiple DFS Construction projects were award winners at the 2021 IIDA MAC Premiere Design Awards! Not only did the University of Arizona Government Affairs Office earn the Corporate Award (under 15,000 SF), but this amazing project also received the Pinnacle […]


RIAA Wins NAIOP 2020 Award of Excellence

We are proud to announce that the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) project has been awarded the 2020 NAIOP Award of Excellence for Best Interiors. DFS, in collaboration with OTJ Architects, created a space that encompasses all the demands of a high-efficiency workspace and the intimacy of a performance venue, for the RIAA to […]


FiscalNote Wins 2019 IIDA Award

We are honored to have been the contractor for the award-winning FiscalNote project designed by OTJ Architects, recognized by an esteemed panel of Jurors for The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the International Interior Design Association Premier Designs Awards for 2019!


DFS Wins 2018 Contractor of the Year Award

Last night, DFS Construction was recognized as the Best Construction Contractor at the 2019 Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Association of Greater DC, CREBA awards! We are honored to be named Best in the Industry for 2 years running. Congratulations to all the worthy honorees!


ABC Award of Excellence Awarded to Department of Corrections

DFS Construction converted an abandoned meat packing warehouse into a training facility for correctional officers for the DC Department of Corrections (DOC). The finished product included classrooms, cardio gym, fitness gyms, locker rooms, showers, offices, conference rooms, a stage for graduation ceremonies, open office areas for modular furniture, an employee break-room, a separate pantry, and […]


Columbia Heights Village Wins NAHB Gold Award

Recently completed Columbia Heights Village took NAHB’s Gold Award for the Remodeling Specialty Project category this year.  The purpose of the renovation was to deliver high-quality, supportive spaces that are outfitted to empower residents to collaborate constructively amongst themselves and with staff. The new lobby and 4,300-square-foot community room rival market-rate properties and have become the […]



DFS Construction received three Awards of Excellence during ABC’s 36th Annual Excellence in Construction Ceremony.  We are proud to announce that 701/801 Pennsylvania Ave and 1776 Eye Street Rooftop took first in the Commercial Renovation category, while OG Systems took first in Best Interiors (G2).


DFS Wins CREBA’s Contractor of the Year

DFS Construction received the 2016 Contractor of the Year award at Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Association’s (CREBA) 35th annual awards dinner on April 4th at the Ritz Carlton in Washington D.C.


OG Systems Wins 2016 NAIOP Award of Excellence

Last night at the 2016 NAIOP Northern Virginia Awards Gala, OG Systems was awarded Best Interiors for 15,000 – 49,999 sf.  DFS collaborated with Fox Architects and Cresa on the OG Systems project, creating a very contemporary, forward thinking space.  One of the highlights of this project is the large plywood staircase, not only connecting […]


DFS Wins Four Projects during ABC’s Excellence in Construction Awards.

DFS is proud to announce that four of our interior projects were selected for Excellence in Construction Awards! The winning projects are: Dutko Grayling, Castalia, Alliance for American Manufacturing, and Union Pacific.  All of these projects showcase beautiful, detailed construction techniques, custom millwork elements, and intricate ceiling designs.  Feel free to check them out on […]