Corona, Calif.-based Executive Plumbing, Heating & Air was awarded the Trade Partner of the Year from Shea Homes and Pulte Homes.

Both homebuilding companies give the honor to the subcontractor who is best in the categories of safety, quality, production, cleanup and service. In order to receive the award, a contractor must earn high rankings in all five categories and demonstrate performance in the construction industry and the community.

"I am very proud to accept this honor on behalf of every employee in our corporation," said Richard Hallinan, chief operating officer for Executive Plumbing, Heating & Air. "This award wasn't based on one person's accomplishments, rather it was based on the superb efforts of every Executive employee. It is very gratifying to know our values and practices are recognized by those companies who experienced them firsthand."

"Executive Plumbing, Heating & Air has consistently demonstrated excellence in its work methods, ethics and effectively applies their quality processes to every project," said Josh Robinson, director of construction for Pulte Homes. "They truly champion their values and lead the way in setting and maintaining best industry practices. Pulte Homes is proud to name Executive Plumbing, Heating & Air as our Trade Partner of the Year and we look forward to many more years of exceptional service."