#bestofIBS | #IBS2019
Congratulations to the finalists and winners of the 2019 Best of IBS Awards! With over 300 entries in nine categories, our 31 industry and media judges considered the products' innovation, functionality, design and builder/consumer friendliness to make this list.
The companies listed below vied for the title of the best of the best, in their respective categories at the 2019 NAHB International Builders' Show®. Category winners and our Best in Show winner were announced at the Best of IBS Awards on February 21, 2019.
2019 Winners and Finalists
Best in Show
Easy Connect Joining System by Andersen Windows, Inc.
Here's what the judges had to say:
With the innovative Easy Connect Joining System, Andersen Windows allows contractors to put in place a wide range of window compositions without breaking the installers' backs. At the factory, interlocking fiberglass joining plates are pre-applied to the window frames. The combinations arrive ready to install, making life on the job site easier.
See why it is a game changer!
The product is either new (this type of product has never been offered) or has been significantly changed and would be deemed a game-changer in its product class.
The product will be well-used by the builder in/for their business or the consumer in their daily lives.
Good Design & Builder/Consumer Friendly
The product will help the builder solve a specific issue, help them add to their bottom line and/or helps solve a specific problem for the consumer/will be a product that a consumer is excited about having in their home.