TecHome Brilliance Awards Winners Honor the Best in Home Tech

The awards program recognizes the leaders in the surging home technology market as manufacturers implement game-changing innovations in home control, energy efficiency, connected appliances and more.

We know homebuyer demand for technology is growing at a rapid rate, and innovative builders and tech companies are answering this rallying call with solutions that “wow” and work.

The 24 winners of the 2018 TecHome Brilliance Awards are certainly pushing the envelope and leading the way with innovative new products and services that appeal to homebuyers.

The announcement of the winners was made during a ceremony on the opening night of the TecHome Builder Summit on Dec. 5 at the Phoenix Convention Center.

Brilliance Award Winners


BDX – Envision


Air Filtration and Cleaning Systems

Panasonic Eco Solutions – WhisperFresh Select

Automated Lighting Control Systems

Lutron Electronics – Pico Scene Keypads

Automatic Ventilation Systems

Panasonic Eco Solutions – Intelli-Balance 100

Back-up Generators and Switches

Legrand – Legrand Tru-Universal Dimmer

Customer Survey and Rating Systems

Avid Ratings – GoSurvey

Electronic Locks

Kwikset – Obsidian Touchscreen Smart Lock (with Home Connect technology)

Energy Storage

Sonnen, Inc. – Energy Automation with ecoLinx

High-Efficiency Heating/Cooling Systems

LG Air Conditioning Technologies – LG Art Cool Mirror

Home Automation Systems – Builder Program

IAQ Systems

Delta Electronics (Americas) Ltd. – Delta BreezIntegrity ITG100ELED

Intrusion Alarm Systems

Johnson Controls – iotega

Motorized Shading Systems

Pella Corporation – Insynctive Technology

Options Management & Selection Systems

BDX – Envision

Sales and Marketing Solutions

BDX – HomLuv

Smart/Connected Thermostats

ecobee – ecobee4 Pro

Smart/Connected/Motorized Windows or Skylights

Pella Corporation – Insynctive Technology

Structured Wiring Systems/Home Networks

Suttle – MediaMAX Contractor Kits

Tankless Water Heaters

Heatworks – MODEL 3 Water Heater by Heatworks

Tech Marketing Programs

Nortek Security & Control – ELAN New Home Program

Virtual Reality/3D Imaging

Radical Galaxy Studio – Radical Galaxy Studio

Voice Control

BRK Brands, Inc. / First Alert – Onelink Safe & Sound

Water-Saving Fixtures and Systems

Aquor Water Systems – Aquor House Hydrant

Zone-Controlled Heating/Cooling Systems

LG Air Conditioning Technologies – LG Multi V™ S 5-Ton Heat Recovery