Best of Boulder 2022 — Home and Garden



1235 Pearl Street, Boulder, 303-449-5847

Silver: McGuckin Hardware

Bronze: On the Table

Bolder Weekly readers say nothing beats kitchen utensils Peppercorn. Independently owned and operated on Pearl Street since 1977, Peppercorn offers a welcoming atmosphere filled with style and warmth. From simple to sleek, there’s no shortage of beautiful imports, high-end appliances, hard-to-find kitchen gadgets, gourmet and imported foods, and more. No wonder it’s earned the nickname “Smithsonian of Cookstores.” There’s something for everyone at Peppercorn.


Cottonwood Custom Builders

4439 N. Broadway, Suite E, Boulder, 303-449-3076

Silver: Boulder Creek Quarters

Bronze: Custom Sloan

Good home builders and construction contractors are currently in high demand in Boulder County. And choosing the right one can be a challenge – you want someone you can trust to do the job right, who will take pride in their work and who will deliver the best quality at the best price. Look no further than Cottonwood Custom Builders right here in Boulder. They build custom homes, do renovations and renovations. And not only are their designs sleek, slick and sleek, but the homes they build are eco-friendly, sustainable and green.


Flower pot

1805 Nelson Road, Longmont, 303-772-3454

Silver: Harlequin Garden

Bronze: Tree Farm Nursery

Written by: Sturtz & Copeland

the Flower pot has been serving Boulder County Gardeners since 1971. With five acres of grounds, you can find just about any flower, vegetable, herb, cactus or houseplant you are looking for. New to gardening? Do not worry. These folks have you covered, with experts on hand and a full selection of everything you need to succeed: lights, heat mats, peat pots, trays, domes, seed starting mix, and much more. .


Denver Mattress

945 28th Street, Boulder, 303-413-1314

Silver: urban mattress

Bronze: Boulder Furniture and Mattresses

A good night’s sleep is essential to being productive in your professional, personal and family life, but finding a store with the right selection and level of expertise can be a challenge. To Denver Mattress in Boulder, however, you don’t have to worry about that. According to our readers, they have the best selection and most knowledgeable staff in Boulder. The Denver Mattress will be able to direct you to the mattress that will take your sleep to the next level and help improve other parts of your life in the process.


Atlas soil

4920 28th Street, Boulder, 303-442-3221

Silver: Mat Swap

Bronze: Green floor

Write: Blue Dog Flooring

It may be something you walk on, but flooring can make or break the whole vibe of a home. So if you’re looking to replace that 1970s shag rug with hardwood or a high quality contemporary rug, look no further than Atlas soil. Family owned and operated since 1958, Atlas provides exceptional service and products at great prices to customers throughout Colorado. Stop by and see Atlas’ great selection of hardwood floors, tile, rugs, vinyl plank, cabinetry, countertops, accent walls, window treatments and interior accessories .


The flower box

1805 Nelson Road, Longmont, 303-772-3454

Silver: path to growth

Bronze: Green Piece Pipe & Hydro

Growing plants in the ground outdoors is great, if you have the space and time to maintain a garden. However, just because you don’t have the space to plant some greenery doesn’t mean you can’t have a garden. Hydroponic systems are easy to use, transportable and can be set up discreetly anywhere in your home or apartment. If you’re looking for a good hydroponic system or need some expert advice on which might be right for you, the folks at The flower box at Longmont have what you need. Their knowledgeable staff and extensive inventory of all things hydroponic will meet your gardening needs.

roofing contractor

rock roof

3551 Pearl Street, Boulder, 303-443-4646

Silver: Bulldog Roof

Bronze: Scott roof

When our readers need their roofs repaired or updated (or want to freshen up the look of their home), they call rock roof, a local company that has been providing a range of roofing services to Front Range residential and commercial buildings since 1988. With its own bespoke metal shop, Boulder Roofing can manufacture unique and functional pieces to meet the needs of any property; the team also frequently works with insurance companies.


Strutz & Copeland Florist & Greenhouses

2851 Valmont Road, Boulder, 303-245-6663

Silver: rock flowers

Bronze: Fiori Flowers

Inscription: flower box

Sometimes you need flowers, whether it’s for a birthday, holiday, anniversary, apology or just a nice surprise. No matter the occasion, Sturtz and Copeland in Boulder has all your floral needs covered. They also have succulents, cacti, houseplants, and orchids depending on what you might be looking for. Need a custom order? No problem. Check out their website and they’ll come up with a one-of-a-kind arrangement.


native edge

4625 Broadway Ave, Boulder, 303-245-9166

Silver: Green Guys

Bronze: Mountain Sky Landscaping

In 1995, the story goes, Tom Sunderland moved to Boulder after being lured to the Front Range by the Rockies. Our readers are so grateful that he put down his roots here, because he brought the community native edge. Now, more than 30 years later, that one-man landscaping business has grown into a team of 60 people that helps design, build, renovate and maintain unique outdoor spaces across the county.


Precision plumbing, heating, air conditioning and electricity

5035 Chaparral Court, Boulder, 303-581-1455

Silver: Meyers

Bronze: M&M Heating/Cooling

Lettering: Welzig

For nearly four decades, Precision plumbing, heating, air conditioning and electricity and his team of HVAC experts and technicians kept Boulder County homes running smoothly, not too hot, not too cold. Owner Tom Robichaud, a graduate of Fairview High School, believes “there is only one way to run a business: to be a good corporate citizen who voluntarily renders our service to be a win for our customers. , our employees and their families, and the company.” Our readers couldn’t agree more.


western elm

1750 29th Street, Suite 1052, Boulder, 303-443-1181

Silver: Appliance Factory

Bronze: Fine Woodley Furniture

Listing: Mountain High Appliance

Making a home “homey” takes more than a few sofas and chairs. You need rugs that really tie the room together, artwork that gives a room personality, pillows that make your guests comfortable, mirrors that create dimension and enhance lighting, vases for contain fresh flowers and candles to create ambiance. To western elm you can get everything from sofas to throw pillows, and it’s exactly where our readers go when they need all the gear that turns a house into a home.


Karen’s company

210 S. Public Road, Lafayette, 303-664-0607

Silver: ecological paint

Bronze: Jacobsen Brothers

To Karen’s company, they say painting projects shouldn’t be viewed as “boring, tiring, and the kind of chore that gathers dust at the bottom of your to-do list.” We think it should be fun and refreshing! How do they do this? Well, owner and founder Karen ensures that no project is outsourced and that all of her employees continually invest in professional development. Whether it’s a fresh coat of paint on the exterior or interior of their home, a cabinet refinishing need, or color consultations, our readers go straight to Karen’s Company.


Precision plumbing, heating, air conditioning and electricity

5035 Chaparral Court, Boulder, 303-581-1455

Money: Planet Plumbing

Bronze: Bernie’s Plumbing

There are some things in life that don’t require precision, but plumbing isn’t one of them. Good thing Precision plumbing, heating, air conditioning and electricity promises the accuracy of his name. These professional technicians are punctual, fully licensed, and able to help you with all of your plumbing needs. While you may be good at improvising by cooking or drawing outside the lines, don’t take chances with your plumbing. Trust our readers and call these guys to take care of this leak for you. Whatever you need to get your water flowing, they can help.


western elm

1750 29th Street, Suite 1052, Boulder, 303-443-1181

Silver: American Furniture Warehouse

Bronze: Arhaus

If you are looking for modern furniture and decorations with inspiring designs and colors, western elm has everything you need. Use West Elm’s design services – at your home, in-store or even virtually – for quick style advice or full home makeovers from experts who know what they’re talking about. When you’ve found the perfect Mid-Century-style sofa, pair it with end tables and bookshelves, then complete the look with West Elm’s stylish lamps, throw pillows, rugs and artwork.


Precision plumbing, heating, air conditioning and electricity

5035 Chaparral Court, Boulder, 303-581-1455

Money: made by dad

Bronze: M&M Heating/Cooling

Our readers know that good electricians really brighten the day – when new indoor or outdoor lighting systems, USB outlets or ceiling fans and smoke detectors need to be installed, or when home automation projects call, Precision plumbing, our readers’ favorite electricians, are hard at work. With 39 years of service under their belt, Precision knows how to provide fast and efficient service, provide upfront pricing, provide 24/7 phone support and, above all, dispatch friendly, helpful technicians. at each job.