Since 1974 the National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) Annual Awards have recognised
achievement in UK Housing and have grown over the years to become highly regarded as the
premier event in the home improvement and modernisation sector.
This year the NHIC is proud to have announced the creation of The George Clarke Medal, which it will
host as part of its prestigious Awards Ceremony on 22nd November 2018.
This year’s shortlist celebrates the success of projects and businesses from the past year. This years’
shortlist showcases a host of progressive businesses, all demonstrating their ability to deliver quality
and innovation while raising the standard of home improvement and renovation.
The overall winners of the Awards will be announced at a gala presentation evening on Thursday 22nd November in London.
The shortlist for the 2018 NHIC Annual Awards is:
1B Ebner Street by L2iLtd
Better at Home by National Energy Action
Black Ridge House, by Neil Dusheiko Architects
Box Wing House, Ashton Porter Architects
Cannon Place, Minale + Mann
Guardian Warm Roof
Roman by Roman Showers
The Cottage, Guy Holloway Architect
The Farmer’s House by AR Design Studio
The HIES Quality Assured Contractors Scheme
Weed Control Group by The Property Care Association
Witherington Road by IBLA
The National Home Improvement Council encourages vibrant renovation, modernisation and home
improvement in the private and public housing sectors.
“To maintain the highest standards of improvement in the Nation’s housing stock it is vital we reward
those organisations who are striving and delivering excellence” says Anna Scothern, NHIC Chief
Executive. “The NHIC Annual Award winners this year will, for the first time, feature alongside The
George Clarke Medal inaugurated to recognise and celebrate the UK’s best architect designed home
refurbishment / conversion or renovation scheme.”
“We are proud to have been able to support a new category for this years NHIC Annual
Yvonne Orgill, Chief Executive of the Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA), “and with the focus
across the sector, on raising standards and improving consumer safety it seemed the right time for the
BMA to join the ranks of these prestigious Awards”.
To book your place at the Home Improvement Awards event of the year, please visit
The 44th NHIC Annual Awards Luncheon will be held on Thursday 22nd November 2017 at One
Whitehall Place, London. Information regarding attendance and booking can be found at