Visit any home furnishings store, art fair or roadside gift shop and you’ll find a number of cute phrases adorning everything from signs to pillows extolling the virtues of home. Where we live says a lot about who we are, but our homes are also sanctuaries from the outside world where we can retreat and feel completely comfortable being ourselves. It’s no surprise, then, that the Home & Garden category of this year’s Best in DFW People’s Choice program received so much attention. Whether you’re looking to upgrade your current living spaces – inside and out – or have a sudden need for repairs that require immediate attention, you can confidently turn to the companies people trust. felt passionate enough to name.
The final results of this year’s Best in DFW competition won’t be revealed until Sunday, November 20 (in The Dallas Morning News and here online), but we’ve randomly chosen a few companies to highlight. One or more could take home gold, silver, and bronze in their respective categories, but you’ll have to wait a few more days to find out the winners. Until then, check out some of the more than 300 category nominees, all ready to make your life at DFW even better.
Ask any realtor and they’ll all tell you that curb appeal is one of the most important things about a home, so with that in mind, we’ll start on the outside and work our way in. . If you want to be the envy of the neighborhood with your lawn and garden, look Calloway’s Nursery, Rooster Home & Hardware and Bruce Miller Nurseryeach nominated for best garden/nursery store and wonderful places to get the plants and tools you need to create beautiful outdoor spaces.
Or leave the hard work to a professional in the Best Landscape Maintenance category, which includes the finalists Clearfork Lawn Care, Francos Lawn and Landscape and Keane Landscaping. Meanwhile, you can better preserve your privacy with a nice high fence, which can be purchased from Fencing Lonnie & Co., Closing and renovation of the Lion’s Gate and Northlake Fence and Deckall hoping to win the highest honor as the best fencing company.
Temperatures are dropping this time of year, but it’s the perfect time to think about adding a backyard pool in time for summer. Dive into the details with Pool N Spa Aquatic Arts, JWC General Contractors Where MerLux Poolseach vying for best pool builder/maintenance.
What you see once you walk through the front door is also important, of course. Especially for those who live at home. Elevate things with items from the Best Furniture / Home Furnishings Store finalists living spaces, 5 star furniture and Duxiana Dallas. Or hire a professional from the Best Interior Design Firm nominees, Beyond interior design, IBB design Where baker design group.
For larger projects, from the kitchen to the bathroom and everything in between, a great contractor makes all the difference. Consult the references of Enoch Home Services, Kitchen design concepts and Renovation Moisan for your next project and you could soon become a client of one of the best renovators/contractors in the area.
Of course, owning a home means dealing with a variety of unexpected repairs that pop up out of nowhere. It is especially important to have a good on-call service company and finalists for Best Air Conditioning/HVAC Service Cody & Sons Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, Mechanical Mondragal and Milestone Home Service Co. can keep you warm when you want it and cool when you need it.
Likewise, the Best Electrician nominees Swan electrical, plumbing, heating and air, Total Electric by Chase and W3 electric can become your go-to teams when you need new lighting installed or a complete rewiring of a room or the whole house.
Whatever your home needs, you can rest easy. Everything you might need to make your living spaces the best it can be will be revealed within days.