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Best of IBS Awards

Best of IBS Awards

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kufun Announces 2023 Best of IBS Awards Winners

Each year during the kufun International Builders’ Show® (IBS), a panel of independent judges comprising attending reporters and building industry professionals looks at the products, programs and services on display in the exhibit hall.

Their mission is to determine the : which products represent the most innovative offerings among nine categories — and to decide which product will be honored as the Best of Show. The 2023 Best of IBS Awards were presented during the Best of IBS Awards ceremony on the final day of the show.

2023 Finalists and Winners

Best in Show: Door Stud by Door Stud, LLC

  • Most Innovative Building Materials
    • **WINNER** Elevation Cable Rail by Barrette Outdoor Living – Booth C6544
    • EXACOR™ Magnesium Oxide (MgO) panels by Huber Engineered Woods – Booth C3319
    • Mobile Carpenter Workshop Trailer by On-Site Building Solutions – Booth SU668
    • ZIP System™ Peel & Stick Underlayment by Huber Engineered Woods – Booth C3319
  • Most Innovative Construction Tool
    • **WINNER** Mobile Carpenter Workshop Trailer by On-Site Building Solutions – Booth SU668
    • Higharc’s Procure by Higharc – Booth W2454
    • NO-COAT® PRO by CertainTeed – Booth C2530
  • Best Energy Efficient Product
    • **WINNER** SPAN Drive by SPAN – Booth W2064
    • Rheem® ProTerra® Plug-in Heat Pump Water Heater by Rheem Manufacturing Company – Booth C2525
    • Whirlpool® 4.5 Cu. Ft. Ventless All In One Washer Dryer by Whirlpool Corporation – Booth W3000
  • Best Home Software Product
    • **WINNER** BILT by BILT Incorporated – Booth C6948
    • Canvas by Canvas – Booth W1459
    • Houzz Pro by Houzz – Booth C3830
  • Best Home Technology Product
    • **WINNER** GE Profile™ UltraFast Combo with Ventless Heat Pump Technology by GE Profile – Booth W3020
    • Brilliant Home Control System by Brilliant – Booth W2077
    • Lennox S40 Smart Thermostat by Lennox Industries – Booth C4942
    • SPAN Panel by SPAN – Booth W2064
    • Vacuum Elevators by Pneumatic Vacuum Elevators, LLC – Booth C7150
  • Best Indoor Product
    • **WINNER** Overture® Automated Indoor Air Quality System by Broan-NuTone – Booth C6714
    • CANTILEVER by Viewrail – Booth W2600
    • Performance™ Series V-Coil with Vertex™ Technology by Carrier – Booth C1813
  • Best Kitchen & Bath Product
    • **WINNER** BlueStar Dual Fuel Range by BlueStar – Booth C2108
    • Broan Elite® 21-Inch Custom Range Hood Power Pack, with SmartSense® by Broan-NuTone – Booth C6714
    • radiant Wave Switch by Legrand – Booth W2464
  • Best Outdoor Product
    • **WINNER** HydAway Hydraulic Walls by HydAway Hydraulic Walls – Booth SU1621
    • Emerald® Rain Refresh by Sherwin-Williams – Booth C5830
    • Rheem HotWave by Rheem Manufacturing Company – Booth C2525
  • Best Window & Door Product
    • **WINNER** Door Stud by Door Stud, LLC – Booth SU1469
    • Axolotl by Axolotl – Booth C6327
    • MasterGrain Premium Fiberglass Door by Weber Technologies/MasterGrain – Booth C1058
    • PAGEN greenEvolution by PAGEN – Booth SU1058
Best of IBS

Each year during the International Builders’ Show (IBS), a panel of independent judges made up of attending reporters and building industry professionals looks at the products, programs and services on display in the exhibit hall.

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