The Bricks are less than a week away and we’re putting the final touches together to make this year our best award celebration yet.

On Wednesday 17th October we’ll be at Sushi Samba in London, celebrating the best in the house building industry. The Bricks recognises and rewards the exceptional work of developers, builders, contractors and housing associations who go the extra mile, regardless of size, to deliver quality in construction. Not forgetting the hard work and dedication of individuals behind the scenes also involved in the development projects.

Over 3,000 developments were eligible at the start of the nomination process and we can’t wait to meet, greet and congratulate the shortlisted finalists to The Bricks.

Want to find out who’s going to be there? Take a look at this year’s finalists here

We’re counting down to the big day and have caught up with some of our finalists to find out what they had to say about being shortlisted this year…

“We are proud to be nominated and indeed short-listed for this prestigious award. Especially as this is our first venture into apartment construction (although we have been building houses since 1990!).

South Beach Apartments has been very much a team effort and great credit is due to everyone involved in the project, all of whom treated it as their own personal challenge.”

Red Barn Developments Limited

“It is a great compliment for the whole team at Trinity Homes to be nominated for an award which recognises their efforts and hard in producing high quality affordable homes.”

Trinity Homes (UK) Ltd

“We are extremely excited and proud to be nominated to be part of The Bricks 2018.  This nomination recognises our team’s passion, dedication and hard work in producing high quality builds.”

Bestwick Estates Ltd

“Having had the honour of previously winning The Bricks Award, we are absolutely delighted at being given another shot as a finalist with our further phases at our Flagship development.  We took pride in receiving the Award and continue to deliver high quality communities for our customers.”

Redrow Homes Limited

“We are absolutely delighted at being nominated again this year for something which we pride ourselves on and continues to drive us as a company to be a high achiever in all that we do in the quality of our works.”

Bloor Homes North West

“Myself and the whole team at Inland are thrilled to be nominated again this year. As a company we do everything we can to deliver great quality, high specification homes in excellent locations, and that’s very evident at Chapel Riverside.

“The development is proving to be a tremendous success, with phase one now completely occupied and hugely positive feedback from residents. We are proud of the quality we have achieved, and will continue to strive to provide the best the industry has to offer in terms of exceptionally built, desirable new homes”

Trevor Lee-Cann, Regional Development Director for Inland Homes

“On behalf of myself and the whole of the site team we are proud to be nominated. Personally I am lucky to have excellent sub-contractors and a good support team within persimmon homes. Also we like to work closely with LABC inspectors to ensure we achieve the best standards possible.”

Brian Thomas, Site Manager for Persimmon Homes (Charles Church)

“We are very pleased to have been nominated for our work with LABC Warranty through our partnership with Country Side Homes. This collaboration has added value to the service that is provided to customers and homeowners creating peace of mind that homes are built to a high standard.”

Warrington Council

"Being nominated for Developer of the Year makes the hard work and dedication of our team that little bit more worthwhile.

Recognition from LABC Warranty speaks volumes about the quality and craftsmanship that goes in to building every one of our homes.”

High Grange Developments Limited

“We are delighted to have been nominated for the Development of the Year award for the high quality workmanship that has gone into The Paddocks development in Packington. It is an honour to be recognised as one of the best within the industry and to stand amongst the many fantastic companies also named as finalists.”

Peveril Homes Ltd

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Please Note: Every care was taken to ensure the information in this article was correct at the time of publication. Any written guidance provided does not replace the reader’s professional judgement and any construction project should comply with the relevant Building Regulations or applicable technical standards. However, for the most up to date LABC Warranty technical guidance please refer to your Risk Management Surveyor and the latest version of the LABC Warranty technical manual.


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