A project by Richard Williams.
A house by Anthony Barnes.
A living room by Darryl Carter.
A project by Guy Williams.
A kitchen by J. Paul Lobkovich.
A project by Walnut Hill Landscape Company.
A project by Great Falls Construction.
A house by David Neumann.
A kitchen by Wentworth, Inc.
A dining room by Lorna Gross.
A project by John K. Burke and R. Todd Ray.

2013 Designers’ Choice Awards

Our annual survey of area designers and architects reveals their industry favorites

2013 Sourcebook

Each year, Home & Design polls hundreds of industry professionals to discover their picks for the leaders in this innovative, ever-evolving community—as well as their votes of confidence in those just making their mark. We also ask area architects and designers to vote on their favorite industry resources, in categories ranging from audio/video and appliance showrooms to antiques dealers and art galleries. Following is a list of the complete survey results for 2013.



Hall of Fame Architect

Anthony Barnes, AIA, LEED AP Barnes Vanze Architects

Washington, DC, barnesvanze.com


Local Modern Architect

Richard Williams, FAIA
Richard Williams Architects

Washington, DC

richardwilliamsarchitects.com


Local Traditional Architect

David Neumann, AIA,
Neumann Lewis Buchanan Architects, Washington DC &
Middleburg, Virginia

nlbarchitects.com


Up and Coming Architects

John K. Burke, AIA, &
R. Todd Ray, AIA, LEED AP,
Studio Twenty Seven Architecture
Washington, DC
studio27arch.com


Hall of Fame Custom Builder

Great Falls Construction

Great Falls, Virginia

greatfallsconstruction.com


Hall of Fame Designer

Darryl Carter, Darryl Carter, Inc.

Washington, DC, darrylcarter.com


Up and Coming Designer

Lorna Gross, ASID
Savant Interior Design

Bethesda, Maryland, savantid.com


Hall of Fame Kitchen Designer

J. Paul Lobkovich
Lobkovich Kitchen Designs

Tysons Corner, Virginia

lobkovich.com


Hall of Fame Landscape Designer

Guy Williams
DCA Landscape Architects

Washington, DC, dcalandarch.com


Hall of Fame Landscape Firm

Walnut Hill Landscape Company

Annapolis, Maryland

walnuthilllandscape.com


Favorite Design/Build Firm

Wentworth, Inc.

Chevy Chase, Maryland

wentworthstudio.com

Industry Favorites


Appliance Dealer

Fretz Corporation

Columbia, Maryland, fretz.com


Art Gallery

Zenith Gallery

Washington, DC, zenithgallery.com


Audio/Video Specialist

American Automation

Bowie, Maryland

american-automation.com


Cady’s Alley Showroom

JANUS et Cie

Washington, DC, janusetcie.com


Custom Closet Company

Eco-Nize Closets

Clifton, Virginia, eco-nize.com


Decorative Painter/Studio

Christine Nicole Productions Inc.

Glen Burnie, Maryland

christinenicoleproductions.com


Fabric Showroom

F. Schumacher & Co.

Washington, DC
fschumacher.com


Flooring Resource (Dealer)

Classic Floor Designs

Washington, DC
classicfloordesigns.com


Contemporary Showroom

Design Within Reach

Bethesda, Maryland and Washington, DC, dwr.com


Traditional Showroom

Random Harvest

Area showrooms

randomharvesthome.com


Furnishings (to the Trade)

Michael-Cleary LLC

Washington, DC

michaelclearyllc.com


Lighting Dealer

Annapolis Lighting

Area showrooms
annapolislighting.com


Local Furniture Maker

Hardwood Artisans

Area showrooms

hardwoodartisans.com


Surface Showroom

R. Bratti Associates

Alexandria, Virginia
rbratti.com


Tile Dealer

Best Tile

Area showrooms
besttile.com


Wallcoverings Showroom

Osborne & Little

Washington, DC
osborneandlittle.com


Washington Design Center Showroom

J. Lambeth & Company

Washington, DC
jlambeth.com


 

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