September 29, 2020
Submissions were reviewed by a panel of 12 industry judges, assessing each product on multiple bases, including aesthetics, performance, ease of installation, and value.
Unifying trends were showcased with this year’s winners. As 2020 has given way to the rise of home offices, the best products of 2020 reflect the shift in how we live, work, and socialize. Trends included physical barriers, antigerm hardware, smart entry systems (reflecting the desire to reduce contact with shared surfaces) and comfort as the world spends more time in their homes.