Best Home and Garden for 2016 LOVE Awards

There is a lot to love about our community. So it’s no surprise that when we ask you each year to tell us who some of the most family-friendly, fun, exciting, delicious, and influential businesses are around Philadelphia, you have no problem answering. The next time you need … anything … simply turn to this list of amazing and outstanding companies.

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Best General Contractor

Cherokee Construction
From a custom luxury home on your plot of land to an addition, renovation, or upgrade, the skilled professionals at Cherokee deliver stunning work. Their full-time staff of carpenters is experienced at working directly with designers and architects, have sensitivity to and appreciation for architectural details, and understand that a successful project is a team effort.
820 Paper Mill Road, Wyndmoor;

The Home Hero

Mitchell Custom Concepts

Best Interior Designer

Melissa + Miller Interiors
Melissa + Miller Interiors is a highly-acclaimed, international interior design firm, specializing in high-end interior designs where comfort and functionality are as paramount as luxury and style.

“It is a real honor to have the opportunity to design a space in which families eat, sleep, play and live,” says director Melissa Bodie. “As a parent myself, I love to explore the balance between form and function, keeping in mind the practical without sacrificing style.”

Christina Henck Designs

Widell + Boschetti

Best Professional Organizer

Anna Sicalides, Your Organizing Consultants
Clutter: be gone! Sicalides helps clients get control of the mess, whether they are moving out, moving in, going through a renovation, or simply need help managing piles of papers, photographs, and other items.

“The best part of the process is working with our clients,” says Sicalides. “They are fun, appreciative, and grateful for the changes and support that they gain working with us.”

Simple Solutions Home Organizing

Debra Serota, Sort it Out

Best Realtor

Holly Mack-Ward & Co
Buying and selling often come with a side of stress, but locals trust in the team Holly Mack-Ward has brought together. City Realtors who know the ins and outs of each neighborhood, they are as effective as they are knowledgeable – a continual top realty team in the city and one of the top 5% for Coldwell Banker nationwide.
223 Market St., Philadelphia;

Karrie Gavin Group
2000 Pine St., Philadelphia;

Brooke Willmes, Fresh Quarters
200 Walnut St., Philadelphia;