CMHA, allies open 2024 Hardscape North America Awards entry window

Source: Concrete Masonry & Hardscapes Association, Herndon, VA. 

Entries in the 2024 Hardscape North America (HNA) Awards program are being accepted through August 23, eligible projects including residential or commercial walkways, patios, pool decks, outdoor kitchens and living spaces, driveways, plus plazas and streets—all completed from July 2021 through June 2024 (excepting Vintage category). Judges assess each entry on design excellence, craftsmanship, construction, and compatibility criteria. Winning projects will be recognized during the Hardscape North America trade show, October 16-18 at the Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville. The HNA Awards Ceremony will take place October 17. 

Moon and Stars, Farmingdale, N.Y.
2023 HNA Award recipient

The Concrete Masonry & Hardscapes Association produces HNA Awards with Brick Industry Association and Natural Stone Institute endorsements. They have expanded this year’s categories to draw a broader range of entries and spotlight the diverse talent and innovation within the hardscape industry. The 2024 HNA Awards entry portal [] spans these project categories:

  • Segmental Concrete Pavement
  • Clay Brick Pavement
  • Porcelain Paver Pavement
  • Combination of Hardscape Products
  • Retaining Walls
  • Adhered Thin Veneers
  • Natural Stone Pavement
  • Outdoor Living Features
  • Vintage Installation

“This year’s program is an incredible opportunity to recognize and celebrate excellence in the hardscape industry,” says CMHA President Robert Thomas. “This annual competition showcases the best of the best, featuring outstanding achievements in design, creativity, innovation, and expertise across various categories. It’s a platform where the industry’s most talented hardscape professionals can be acknowledged for their amazing projects, setting new standards and inspiring others in the field.”

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