Product of the Year Awards

The goal of the DPHA Product of the Year Awards is to recognize outstanding accomplishments in the decorative plumbing and hardware industry, create industry awareness, and spotlight exceptional products created by our DPHA manufacturer members.  DPHA's Product of the Year Program recognizes uniqueness, design, functionality, innovation and technological superiority.  

Product of the Year Award nominations are open to the public, and to help ensure that the judging is unbiased, DPHA uses an independent panel of experts judges who are not affiliated with DPHA or any of its members.  

Nominations are closed for the 2022 awards. 
Nominations for the 2023 awards will open Spring 2023.

Awards Categories

  • Fixture of the Year – Bathroom
  • Fixture of the Year – Kitchen 
  • Mechanical Product of the Year
  • Water Delivery Product of the Year
  • Furniture Product of the Year
  • Accessory Product of the Year
  • Hardware Product of the Year - Door
  • Hardware Product of the Year - Cabinet
  • Technology Product of the Year

Awards Criteria

  • Product release date must be between October 2022 and October 2023
  • Product must be from a DPHA member company
  • Nominations can be made by anyone, regardless of DPHA membership
  • Not sure where to put the nominations?
    • Fixtures (Bathroom) - bathtubs, toilets, sink basins, shower bases, etc.
    • Fixtures (Kitchen) - workstations, sinks, etc.
    • Mechanical - valving, behind the wall
    • Water Delivery - all those fancy faucets and shower systems
    • Furniture - vanities and all of the stunning storage
    • Accessory - whether it falls in kitchen or bath, submit the best items that aren't hardware and don't deliver water here
    • Hardware (Door) - if it trims a door, this is your award
    • Hardware (Cabinet) - have a piece that fits like jewelry on a cabinet or furniture piece, submit that here.
    • Technology - this is where you can showcase any industry piece that brings new tech to the industry. Often shared with h2o delivery mechanical.
  • Want to have your product featured in 2 categories to increase your chances of winning? No problem, select the categories requested at submittal.