Awards

Our awards stand for excellence in residential construction. Recognised as a symbol of quality for those looking to build or renovate, these awards are highly revered by both the industry and consumers.

  • Platinum

    Platinum

    This award is bestowed on builders who achieve outstanding achievement in building excellence and win five or more National Category titles.

  • Special Award

    Special Award

    Bestowed by the judges for a house worthy of special recognition.

  • Sapphire

    Sapphire

    Sapphire awards recognise outstanding achievement in building excellence and are awarded to companies who win three or more Regional Supreme titles.

  • National Supreme

    National Supreme

    The National Supreme Awards are the pinnacle of the year’s national event – there can be only two.

  • National Pink Batts Craftsmanship

    National Pink Batts Craftsmanship

    Sponsored by Pink Batts, this is possibly the builders most coveted awards and is awarded to the builder with the highest score in the Workmanship category of the judging criteria.

  • National Category Winner

    National Category Winner

    Given to those who win a National Category title.

  • National APL Sustainable Exellence

    National APL Sustainable Exellence

    Sponsored by APL Window Solutions, this is the winner of the most sustainable home in the country.

  • National Kitchen Excellence

    National Kitchen Excellence

    Awarded to the best kitchen in the country

  • National Plumbing World Bathroom Excellence

    National Plumbing World Bathroom Excellence

    Sponsored by Plumbing World, of all the bathrooms in the country, this is judged to be the best.

  • National Outdoor Living

    National Outdoor Living

    The epitome of outdoor living in NZ

  • Top 100

    Top 100

    The Top 100 homes in the country achieve Gold Reserve status each year, and proceed to the National Finals.

  • Regional Supreme

    Regional Supreme

    Up to two Regional Supreme Awards are awarded from each regional event - one for a New Build the other for a Renovation.

  • Regional Pink Batts Craftsmanship

    Regional Pink Batts Craftsmanship

    Sponsored by Pink Batts, this coveted award is awarded to the builder with the highest score in the Workmanship category of the judging criteria.

  • Regional Category Winner

    Regional Category Winner

    The highest-scoring Gold Award Winner becomes the Regional Category Winner.

  • Regional Gold

    Regional Gold

    These are given to entrants who achieve 90% of the available points and judged to be at least 80% above industry standard.

  • Regional Lifestyle

    Regional Lifestyle

    Some regions award a Lifestyle Award for a house showing exceptional interior design within that region.

  • Regional APL Sustainable Excellence

    Regional APL Sustainable Excellence

    Sponsored by APL Window Solutions, this award recognises excellence in sustainable building and energy efficiency.

  • Regional Kitchen Excellence

    Regional Kitchen Excellence

    Bestowed on the kitchen that shows excellence and most meets the needs of its owners.

  • Regional Plumbing World Bathroom Excellence

    Regional Plumbing World Bathroom Excellence

    Sponsored by Plumbing World, this award is given to an outstanding bathroom in the region that best caters to the owners’ needs.

  • Regional Outdoor Living

    Regional Outdoor Living

    Awarded to a home that best maximises exterior and interior living.

  • Regional Silver

    Regional Silver

    Awarded to builder entries which achieve 82.5% of available points and are at least 65% above industry standard.

  • Regional Bronze

    Regional Bronze

    These awards are given to builder entries which achieve 75% of available points and are at least 50% above industry standard.