2015 Winners

Below you can find the full list of Build It Awards 2015 Winners. We had hundred’s of amazing entries, demonstrating excellence across all aspects of self build and renovation, including completed projects, products, services and suppliers.

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Best Self Build or Renovation Project

Sponsored by IDSystems

Guy and Julia Seaton’s contemporary oak frame home. View their story here.


Best Self Build Architect or Designer

Sponsored by Kloeber

ARCH Angels Architects for Wignall House


Best Collective or Group Self Build Project

Bristol Community Land Trust for Fishponds Road

Best Custom Build Project

Sponsored by Origin

Blueprint for Green Street Phase II

Highly commended Best Custom Build Project

Fairgrove Homes for The Orchard

Best Council for Self / Custom Builders

Sponsored by NaCSBA

Cherwell District Council

Best Builders Merchant for Self Builders

Sponsored by H+H


Best Timber Frame Home

Sponsored by Passivlux / Svarre

English Brothers for Colemans Hill Farm

Best Oak Frame Home

Carpenter Oak & Roderick James Architects for Spillanes’ Self Build Home

Best Masonry Home

Northcot Brick for Bridge House

Best Value-for-Money / Affordable Home

Beco Wallform & Nigel Johnston Architect for The Moorings

Best Eco Home

Sponsored by ICE Energy

Arco2 Architecture for Edge O Cliff

Best SIPs Home

Glosford SIPs for Springfield

Best Windows

Quickslide for their PVC-u Vertical Sliding Sash Window

Best Glazed Doors

IDSytems for Sunflex SF55

Best Joinery product

Bisca for their Green Oak Rustic Staircase

Best Heating Product

SOLARFOCUS for OctoPlus 22kW

Best Plumbing Product

Surestop for Surestop Remote MDPE Stopcock

Best Innovation in Insulation

Gapogroup for Gapotape

Best Sustainable Technology or Product

Ice Energy Heat Pumps for IVT AirX

Best Home Technology Product

Sponsored by Nuaire

IQ GlassUK for Umbris

Best Roofing System or Product

Colourcoat Urban from Tata Steel for Urban Seam

Best Cladding System or Product

Vastern Timber for their Jointed British Sweet Chestnut Cladding

Best Self Build Lender

Sponsored by BuildStore

Hanley Economic Building Society