Bradstone has announced the winners of its national installer awards scheme, celebrating the achievements of its Assured members over the last 12 months.
The awards recognise landscapers who have demonstrated excellent levels of workmanship, design expertise and customer service with categories including the prestigious Installer of the Year, Best Patio Transformation and Best Driveway Transformation.
Following entry nominations from both installers and their clients at the end of last year, a judging panel including TV gardener, David Domoney, and Professional Builder editor, Terry Smith, selected deserving winners from each category.
All winners were presented with a trophy by Toby Stuart-Jervis, Bradstone’s commercial director, and host and judge, David Domoney, at the Bradstone Assured national installer awards conference, held at The Manor Hotel Meriden on Friday 22nd January.
The Installer of the Year winner has also won an integrated marketing support package from Bradstone to assist them in maximising the award win throughout 2016.
The Bradstone Assured 2016 national award winners are:
Category: Best Patio Transformation – Contemporary
Winner: Living Gardens
Highly Commended: L. B. Landscapes Ltd
Category: Best Patio Transformation – Traditional
Highly Commended: Alpine Landscapes & Paving; PB Landscapes; Brackley Groundworks
Category: Best Driveway Transformation
Winner: Reubens Landscape Design Ltd
Highly Commended: Paving The Way; Strong-Base Driveways & Landscaping
Category: Best Garden Transformation with New 2015 Bradstone Products
Winner: David Smith Brickwork
Highly Commended: Oakley Landscapes Ltd.
Category: Apprentice / Employee of the Year
Winner: Veronica Williamson at Brymarts Landscapes Ltd
Category: Installer of the Year
Winner: Ali Peat from Alfresco Landscaping Ltd
Highly Commended: Andrew Booth from Rufford Landscapes
Category: Best Merchant Laid Display
Winner: Cotswold Paving & Landscaping
Category: Best Use of Marketing/ Social Media
Winner: SRD Paving
Highly Commended: Arcox Landscaping
Toby Stuart-Jervis, commercial director, comments: “We had an overwhelming number of entries this year, testament to the excellent work being carried out by our approved Assured installers. As well as celebrating the skills and experience of our members, the awards evening was a great opportunity to share best practice amongst attendees, and all at the end of another great conference.
“Bradstone is focused on innovative design, product quality and customer service in order to support our landscapers in delivering creative excellence for their clients. This year’s winners are just a handful of examples of the fantastic work our members are undertaking, using Bradstone products.”
To find out more about Bradstone Assured, visit www.bradstone.com/assured.