Brad Smith and Sarah Lynn Saari of SDG selected as Judges for Unilock Awards of Excellence


The planning is underway for the 2016 Unilock Awards of Excellence. Over the last 19 years this has become “the event of the year” within the landscape industry. This event is to give recognition to Contractors for the outstanding workmanship that they have accomplished throughout the year. Brad and Sarah were honoured to be selected as two of three judges and will base their decision on creativity, workmanship, innovation, and integration of features throughout the categories. It takes a special eye, and discriminating perspective.

The Unilock Awards of Excellence event is an annual event where contractors get to compete with their piers on great projects which are submitted for evaluation in various categories. It’s an opportunity for Contractor’s in the landscape architectural industry to showcase their unique designs and workmanship.

This year’s Entry Categories include:

  • Best Front Entrance/Courtyard
  • Best Driveway
  • Best Permeable Project
  • Best Use of New Wall Product
  • Best Use of Unilock EnduraColour Plus
  • Best Before and After
  • Best Project Under 1,000 sq. ft.
  • Best Backyard Space

Preliminary judging took place on November 10th, 2016. Final judging occurs on November 24th. The final Awards of Excellence evening is scheduled for December 7th.