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NAHB Announces Finalists for Best of IBS Awards

12/12/2017

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has announced the finalists for its sixth annual Best of IBS Awards for the 2018 International Builders´┐Ż Show (IBS) in Orlando, Fla. Over 300 product entries in nine categories were judged by 27 industry and media representatives. Finalists were evaluated on criteria such as innovation, functionality and design. Winners in each category, as well as a Best Overall winner, will be named at the conclusion of the show on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018.

Here are the finalists for 2018 Best of IBS Awards:

Best Bath Product
Kichler Lighting (Booth W5942)
Panasonic Eco Solutions North America (Booth W3016)
Precision Frameworks (Booth W8153)
Trim-Tex Inc. (Booth S1744)

Best Energy Efficient Product
Acuity Brands (Booth S1070)
Airex Manufacturing Inc. (Booth S1433)
Ecobee (Booth W5687)
Ingersoll Rand/Trane Brand (Booth W7943)
MagVent, LLC (Booth S1176)
Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating (Booth S231)
Noritz America (Booth W7583)

Best Green Building Product
DekTek Tile Inc. (Booth S3238)
Ecoinnovation Technologies (Booth W7863)
EcoSmart Inc. (Booth S244)
EZ SIPS Jobsite-Framed Structural Insulated Panels (Booth W4371)
Lennox Industries (Booth W3671)
TERM Barriers by Polyguard Products (Booth W6636)

Best Home Technology Product
Brilliant (Booth W5791)
BRK Brands Inc. (Booth W5882)
Honeywell International Inc. (Booth W5453)
NuBryte (Booth W5976)
Taco Comfort Solutions (Booth S1478)
Whirlpool (Booth P18)

Best Indoor Living Product
Corruven Inc. (Booth W4870)
Eaton (Booth W3490)
Eldorado Stone (Booth W2583)
Heat & Glo by Hearth & Home Technologies (Booth W3982)
Kichler Lighting (Booth W5942)

Best Kitchen Product
Air King (Booth W6852)
ARTISWALL (Booth S2864)
GE Appliances (Booth W3153)
NanaWall Systems (Booth W3990)
Whirlpool (Booth P18)

Best Outdoor Living Product
Advance Coatings Group (Booth S841)
Advantage Trim and Lumber (Booth S3006)
Aquor Water Systems (Booth S3333)
dasso Group (Booth S3040)
Knotwood (Booth S662)
Phantom Screens (Booth W6683)
Screen Tight (Booth W4215)

Best Window & Door Product
Kwikset (Booth S3416)
MagLev Glide (Booth S2175)
NanaWall Systems* (Booth W3990)
*Finalist for two products
Printing Enterprise Limited (Booth S2466)
VELUX America Inc. (Booth W3117)

Most Innovative Building Product
AeroBarrier, a division of Aeroseal LLC (Booth W8560)
Comfort Block (Booth S1757)
Phomi USA (Booth S1440)
SharkBite Plumbing Solutions (Booth S3200)
Saint-Gobain (Booth W3629)
Savaria Concord Lifts (Booth W4553)
ZipWall Dust Barrier System (Booth S831)

For more information on the Best of IBS Awards, visit: http://www.buildersshow.com/bestofibs.

SOURCE: NAHB.org