Home Staging Awards 2020

Terms & Conditions and Criteria

 

· Nominations are accepted for the following categories: Best Transformation - Before & After (Occupied Property), Best Transformation - Before & After (Vacant Property), Best Staging Project, Best Virtual Staging Project, Best Holiday Let Project.

· You may enter more than one category as long as you meet the criteria.

· Both HSA Members and non-members can enter the Awards. There will be no differentiation between HSA members and non-members.

· Open to all UK and Ireland residents over 18 who meet the criteria of at least one category listed below, except for judges of the Home Staging Awards 2020.

· The entry form must be fully completed, and images must be submitted by 26th September 2020 at 6pm BST. We reserve the right to discount any entry that is incomplete.

· If you do not own the copyright to the images you submit, you must have written permission from the images’ owner. It is your responsibility to check and comply with the rights of all images you submit. The HSA is not liable for any copyright issues related to project submissions and its images.

· You must be an active home staging professional in the UK and/or Ireland at the time of entry and throughout the duration of the competition.

· You must have participated in the project you submit. If there were more professionals working on the same project, you are responsible for getting their consent before submitting your application.

· You must provide images as required (please refer to individual category criteria below).

· Images must be jpegs, and no larger than 1MB.

· You must be prepared to have your project shared on social media and press. You must also be prepared to give interviews if requested.

· We reserve the right to disqualify entrants at any point should we deem it necessary. For example, if category criteria have not been met, or if the information that has been supplied is incorrect or insufficient.

· We reserve the right not to disclose individual detailed information on the decision process of qualifying or disqualifying projects.

· Any entries and votes received after the cut-off dates here provided will not be considered.

· Entrants must not provide prizes, discounts, or any kind of incentive to encourage individuals to vote for them. We reserve the right to disqualify any entrants found to be using such tactics.

· The HSA Awards team will be responsible for shortlisting submissions according to the criteria. 

· Winners will be chosen by public vote.

· There will be one winner for each category. Winners can be HSA members and/or non-members. Should there not be one applicant per category, the category that has no applicants will not have a winner. In the case of a tie, the HSA Awards team will extend the deadline for 24h to receive more votes.

· HSA Awards team's decisions are final.


Best Virtual Staging Project

Entrants into this category must:

· Have virtually staged at least 2 rooms of a property.

· Show ability in choosing pieces that highlight the space’s best features.

· Provide a brief description (max. 100 words) about the project.

· Submit no more than eight clear photos of the rooms along with the entry form. Photos should depict rooms in their entirety (as much as you can fit in). 

· Submit logo in high-resolution.


Best Holiday Let Project

Entrants into this category must:

· Have staged a Holiday Let property.

· Show ability in choosing pieces that highlight the space’s best features.

· Provide a brief description (max. 100 words) about the project.

· Submit no more than eight clear photos of the room along with the entry form. Photos should depict rooms in their entirety (as much as you can fit in). 

· Submit logo in high-resolution.


Best Transformation – Before & After

Entrants into this category must:

· Have staged a property with at least 3 spaces (for example, Kitchen, Bedroom and Bathroom).

· Show ability in choosing pieces that highlight the space’s best features.

· Provide a brief description (max. 100 words) about the project.

· Submit no more than four clear before photos, and four clear after photos (ideally from the same angle), along with the entry form. Rooms to be showcased are of your own choice and should depict rooms in their entirety (as much as you can fit in). 

· Submit logo in high-resolution.


Best Staging Project

Entrants into this category must:

· Have staged a property with at least 3 spaces (for example, Kitchen, Bedroom and Bathroom).

· Show ability in choosing pieces that highlight the space’s best features.

· Provide a brief description (max. 100 words) about the project.

· Submit no more than four clear before photos, and four clear after photos (ideally from the same angle), along with the entry form. Rooms to be showcased are of your own choice and should depict rooms in their entirety (as much as you can fit in). 

· Submit logo in high-resolution.


 

 

 

 

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