The Real Homes Transformation Awards

Entry for this year's awards has now closed, but stay tuned for the winners

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Entry for this year's Real Homes Transformation Awards has now closed, but there's still plenty to come. With the judges hard at work rifling through the entries, we'll be announcing the shortlist and crowning the winners in due course - so stay tuned to find out which inspiring homes have made it to the top of our wishlist this year.

The prizes

The overall winner of the awards will be selected from the winner of each category and will receive a £2,000 cash prize.

In addition, the winner of each category will receive a £100 John Lewis voucher and a free 12-month subscription to Real Homes magazine, worth over £46.

The categories

The judges

Beth Murton is the acting editor of Real Homes magazine. With more than 15 years' experience working for a wide range of homes magazines, and a 1930s house renovation under her belt, she is passionate about all things homes-related.

Jason Orme is a self-build and renovation expert and editorial director of Real Homes. He has more than 18 years in the industry, including 12 years as editor of Homebuilding and Renovating, and is the author of The Self Build Dream.

Lucy Searle is editor-in-chief of RealHomes.com and has worked for a number of homes and women's magazines. She has written everything from buying and selling properties to self build, DIY and design issues for the past 25 years and has renovated seven homes in that time.

Best extension – sponsored by Folding Doors 2 U
Have you extended your home? We're looking for seamless single and double-storey extensions that make the most of the extra space.

Best renovation – sponsored by Icynene
Whether you've rescued an unloved home or remodelled on an innovative scale, we'd love to see your project.

Best loft conversion – sponsored by RealHomes.com
From master suites to home offices, if you've extended upwards you can enter your lofty retreat into this conversion category.

Best kitchen – sponsored by Flatpack Kitchens
Whether you've extended, remodelled or simply refitted with new units, any kitchen can be entered in this category.

Best bathroom – sponsored by Topps Tiles
We're looking for the best new bathrooms, en suites and remodelled spaces for this award.

Best home makeover/redecoration – sponsored by Blinds 2go
Sometimes the best transformation comes from a simple redecoration. Show us your DIY prowess by entering this category.

Meet last year's winner

James Hewitt and Pamela Sampson spent hours researching every element of their kitchen extension, combining reclaimed and vintage pieces to create a striking finish.

Renovation expert Michael Holmes, a judge on last year's panel, said: ‘This is a fantastic example of how a contemporary extension can complement a Victorian property. The Crittall-style glazing and electronic rooflight are key design features that set this project apart.'