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Best Homegrown Product
84 Lumber

Best Handmade Resource
Thos Moser

Best Historical Renovation
GTM Architects

Best Home Decor Destination
Bountiful Home by Jamie Merida

Best Artwork Selection
Samantha Friedman Interiors

Best Furniture Resource
McLean Furniture Gallery

Best Developer
Artisan Builders

Best Window Treatments
Rue IV

Best Design Studio
CASE Architects & Remodelers

Best Waterfront Custom Build
Hammond Wilson Architects

Best All Encompassing Design Resource

Best Curb Appeal

Best Custom Cabinetry
Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens, Inc

Best Luxury Home Concierge Service
Wilderworks by Anthony Wilder

Best Luxury Pools
Colao & Peter

Best Master Painter
Living Spectrum

Best Modern Furniture
Ligne Roset Washington DC

Best Outdoor Fencing & Gates
Long Fence

Best Outdoor Furniture
Country Casual Teak

Best Outdoor Resource
Ed Ball Landscape Architecture

Best Renovation Team
Horizon Builders

Best Addition + Expansion
Michael Nash Design, Build & Homes

Best Residential Resource
Washington Design Center

Best Speciality Tile

Best Straight from the Source Surfaces
Petra Stone Gallery

Best Surface Showroom

Best Turn Key Design Designation
Hudson Gray Design

Best Wallcoverings

Best Kitchen Remodel
USA Cabinet Store

Best Bath
Jennifer Gilmer Kitchen & Bath

Best New Showroom
LXRY Studio

Bew New Talent / One to Watch
Diana Lombard Interiors

Best Design Newcomer
WRW Interiors

Best Transitional Design
Interiors by Design

Best Boutique Interior Design Firm
Byron Risdon Interior Design Studio

Best Interior Transformations
David Anthony Chenault

Best Staging
Leslie Anderson Interiors

Best Home Automation & Sound System Resource
A.B.E Networks

Best Landscape Architects
CLINTON + RIES Landscape Architects

Best Wine Cellars
Wine Cellars by Lisa

Best Contemporary Designer
Mary Douglas Drysdale

Best Lighting Fixtures
Lights of Venice

Best Custom Gifting
Whyte House Monograms

Best Custom Furniture
Relic Table Co.

Backyard Dream Maker
Pristine Acres

Best Antiques Resource
Iron Will & Woodworks

Best Architect
JMA Architects

Best Art Gallery
RoFa & Beta Gallery

Best Contemporary Art
Alexandra Squire

Best Outdoor Lighting
Outdoor Illumination

Best Real Estate Services
Home Visions Media

Best Rugs
Persiano Gallery

Best Technology for the Home
Audio Visual Architects

Best Upholstery Workroom
Kipes Upholstery

Best Home Organizer
Pop Organizing

Best Garage
Premier Garage

Best Kitchen Showroom

Best Landscaper Designer
D.A. Dunlevy

Best Lighting Showroom
Dominion Lighting

Best Flooring
Classic Floor Design

Best Fabric Resource
Rockville Interiors

Best Custom Home Builder
Pyramid Builders

Best Appliances
AJ Madison

Best Bath Resource
NV Kitchen & Bath Remodeling

Best Carpet
Carpet Creations & Flooring

Best Commercial/Residential Interior Design Firm
Interior Matter

Best Luxury Furnishings
Roche Bobois

Best Paint Resource
Luu Color Center

Best Millwork Shop
Kossari Designer Furniture

Best Contractor
Ridgeline Contractors

Best Renovation
BarnesVanze Architects

Best Specialty Closets
Capitol Closet Design

Best to the Trade
David Sutherland Showrooms

Best Windows & Doors Showroom
Window and Door Showplace

Best Kitchen Craftsmanship
Lobkovich Designs

Best Designer Duo
JD Ireland

Best Modern Design
FORMA Design Inc

Best Accessories
Stylish Patina Home

Best Custom Wallpaper
LALA Curio

Best Design Center
Build Design Center

Best Custom Vanities
Esatta Group

Best Concierge Design Services
Erika Bonnell Interiors

Best Construction Company
Rand Construction Company

Best Roofing Resource
DNB Roofing

Best Sustainable Design Solutions
CARNEMARK Design + Build

Best Timeless Interiors
Skip Sroka

Best Custom Doors & Windows
Marvin Windows & Doors

Best Backyard Dreamaker
McHale Landscape Design