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The shortlist has been announced!
Entries to The Arbordeck Awards 2019 are now closed. We've been inundated with stunning projects so thank you and good luck to everyone who has entered this year! Look out for the shortlist announcement soon and don't forget that all the winners will be revealed at FutureScape next month.
The installer of the Deck of the Year Award will win a four-day trip for two people to Washington DC, complete with a visit to the inspirational Trex® University. The prize includes* economy class flights, overnight accommodation and transfers. Plus: Your deck professionally photographed / Publicity and brand exposure through Arbordeck’s website, emails, social media and Pro Landscaper magazine / Use of the Deck of the Year Award title and award logo / Trophy and certificate of achievement. *Main prize does not include expenses for meals, additional activities or other sundries.
Category winners will receive: £250 of Love2shop high street vouchers / Your deck professionally photographed / Publicity and brand exposure through Arbordeck’s website, emails, social media and Pro Landscaper magazine / Use of Arbordeck Awards 2019 winner title and category winner logo / Trophy and certificate of achievement.
Best small Trex® deck
This category is for residential Trex® decks under 30m2 in size. In this category, unique features and innovative solutions that make the best use of limited outdoor space will capture the judges’ attention.
Best large Trex® deck
This category is open to all residential Trex® decks over 30m2 in size. Of course, size isn’t the only thing that matters – we’re looking for a deck that adds an extra dimension to a large outdoor space to create something truly special.
Best Trex® design solution
We’re looking for Trex® decks that have brought out the best in challenging spaces and projects. Have you reshaped a sloping site, reclaimed previously unusable space, or created a practical storage solution in a deck to add functionality? Impress us with your creativity!
Best commercial Trex® deck
We’re looking for installations where Trex® composite decking has added an extra dimension to a commercial project, whether large or small, to create a space that combines functionality, durability and beautiful aesthetics.
Best Arbordeck softwood timber deck
Celebrating the beauty of softwood decks, this category is open to all Arbordeck softwood timber decks – residential or commercial, large or small. The judges are looking for impressive design and installation that makes the very best of the available space.
Deck of the Year
All Arbordeck Awards 2019 submissions will be automatically included as entries in the Deck of the Year Award category. We are looking for a deck that features outstanding quality of design and installation; showcases the very best of outdoor living; and celebrates the unique qualities of either Trex® composite or Arbordeck softwood timber decking. This category cannot be entered in isolation.
MEET THE JUDGES
Product Marketing Manager,
Arbor Forest Products
Product Marketing Manager, Arbor Forest Products
Sarah’s role gives her insight into how Trex and Arbordeck is used across the world, so she will be looking out for installations which make the most of the unique properties and beautiful appearance that these two decking products provide.
Trex Market Manager,
Trex Company Ltd
Trex Market Manager, Trex Company Ltd
Alan is the second judge on the panel. Through his work helping UK merchants to become Trex stockists, and championing the TrexPRO scheme in the UK, Alan has gained a keen awareness of what makes a great Trex deck.
Managing Director Pro,
Managing Director Pro, Landscaper Magazine
With more than 14 years’ experience in the sector and his stewardship of Pro Landscaper, Jim knows exactly what excellent landscaping looks like, and he will be particularly keen to see installations which fit seamlessly or perfectly complement their surroundings.
Founder and Designer,
Founder and Designer, Halcyon Days
Andy is the founder of The Belvoir Flower and Garden Festival and is a regular star of BBC Gardener’s World Live. A professional designer, Andy is looking for creativity and originality, and Trex installations that are perfectly in sync with their surroundings.
MEET THE JUDGES
We are pleased to introduce the panel of expert judges who will be scrutinising each decking entry for its creativity, quality of installation, overall appearance and use of the available space.
Entries to The Arbordeck Awards 2019 are now closed.SEE THE SHORTLIST