Organizers call for Hardscape North America Awards entries

Entries for 2023 Hardscape North America Awards are being accepted through September 1 at, eligible projects completed from November 2019 to June 2023. The Concrete Masonry & Hardscapes Association will honor walkway, driveway, patio, and pool deck installations, plus streets or commercial plazas across Clay Brick, Concrete Paver, Segmental Retaining Wall, Hardscape Product Combination, Porcelain Paver, Natural Stone, Outdoor Living Feature, and Vintage Installation categories. 


The 2023 Hardscape NA Awards will honor concrete and clay product installations emulating the design and craftsmanship exhibited by such 2022 recipients as Bruss Landscaping and Natural Stone/Eden Stone Veneer, recognized in the Outdoor Living Features category for a private Illinois residence (below); and, GoreCon Inc. and Pine Hall Brick, recognized in the Clay Brick – Permeable category for Ambler Square Park (above) in Pennsylvania.

“The HNA Awards program is not merely a recognition of excellence in hardscape design; it is the transformative catalyst that propels winners to new heights,” says CMHA CEO Robert Thomas. “The program showcases the ‘best of the best’ in our industry, including creativity, innovation, and expertise.”

Winning entries will be recognized at the HNA Awards Ceremony on October 19, day two of the Hardscape North America trade show at the Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville. The HNA website and industry publications will also spotlight honored projects and the professionals behind them. CMHA produces the HNA Awards with Brick Industry Association and Natural Stone Association endorsements, plus lead sponsors iQ Power Tools, Keystone Hardscapes and Regions Enerbank.