Best bakery
Touche Touchet
10400 Shaker Drive, Columbia
410-997-9338, touchetouchetbakery.com
Honorable mention
    Kupcakes & Co.
    Great Harvest Bread Co.
    Wegmans
    Bonaparte Breads

Caterer
Putting on the Ritz
9115 Whiskey Bottom Road, Suite E, Laurel
800-213-7427, puttingontheritz.com
Honorable mention
    Absolutely Perfect Catering
    Smokin’ Hot Bar & Grille
    The Classic Catering People

Place to buy health food/supplements
David’s Natural Market
5430 Lynx Lane, Columbia
410-730-2304, davidsnaturalmarket.com
Honorable mention
    Roots Market
    MOM’s Organic Market
    Trader Joe’s

Place to buy seafood
Today’s Catch
10451 Twin Rivers Road, Columbia
410-730-6600
Honorable mention
    Frank’s Seafood
    Wegmans
    Sea King

Place to buy spirits and/or beer
The Perfect Pour
6630 Marie Curie Drive, Elkridge
443-285-0702, perfectpourcolumbia.com
Honorable mention
    Pine Orchard Liquors
    Jason’s Wine & Spirits
    Decanter Fine Wine

Place to buy wine
The Wine Bin
8390 Main St., Ellicott City
410-465-7802, winebinec.com
Honorable mention
    Decanter Fine Wines
    The Perfect Pour
    Pine Orchard Liquor

 

HOME

Flooring and carpeting
Bode Floors
Howard County locations in Columbia and Ellicott City. cbflooring.com
Honorable mention
    The Vertical Connection Carpet One
    A Plus Carpet & Flooring
    Andy Breeden Floors
    Main Street Oriental Rugs

Garden center/Nursery
River Hill Garden Center
12165 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville
410-531-3303, riverhillgardencenter.com
Honorable mention
    Sun Nurseries
    Grandfather’s Garden Center
    Frank’s Produce and Greenhouse

Heating/Air conditioning repair
Environmental Systems Associates
9375 Gerwig Lane, Columbia
410-381-7991, esaheatac.com
Honorable mention
    Ron Air
    BGE Home
    No-Frost

Homebuilder
Williamsburg Homes
5485 Harpers Farm Road, Columbia
410-997-8800, williamsburgllc.com
Honorable mention
    Columbia Builders
    Trinity Homes
    Ryan Homes

House cleaning service
Pioneer Custom Cleaning
5520 Cedar Lane, Columbia
410-997-0936, pioneercustomcleaning.com
Honorable mention
    The Cleaning Authority
    Merry Maids
    Momma Suds

Landscaper
Rhine Landscaping
12885 Old Frederick Road, Sykesville
410-442-2445, rhinelandscaping.com
Honorable mention
    Lauren’s Garden Service
    Absolute Landscape & Turf Services
    River Hill Garden Center
    Oaklawn Landscaping

Plumber
Ken Griffin Plumbing & Heating
14570 Triadelphia Mill Road, Dayton
410-992-5875, kengriffinplumbing.com
Honorable mention
    Len the Plumber
    Joseph Heil Co.
    Zepp Plumbing and Heating
    Stanton Plumbing

Remodeler
ProBuilt Construction
13330 Clarksville Pike, Highland
301-854-0821, probuiltconstruction.com
Honorable mention
    Cossentino and Sons
    Ken Griffin Plumbing & Heating
    Allan Homes Unlimited

 

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Alternative wellness services
The Still Point
12451 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville
410-531-3245
stillpointmindandbody.com/clarksville
Honorable mention
    Awaken Wellness
    WisdomWell
    Maryland University of Integrative Health (formerly Tai Sophia Institute)

Chiropractor
Morrison Chiropractic
Brian Morrison
2850 North Ridge Road, Suite 107, Ellicott City
410-465-0555, morrisonchiropractic.com
Honorable mention
    Howard County Chiropractic Spine & Sports Rehabilitation (Russel and Veronica Antico)
    Dabbs Rehab Center of Maryland (Vaughan Dabbs)
    Elite Chiropractic & Sport (Josh Bross and Jake Oergel)
    Chesapeake Family Wellness Center (Brian Colquitt)

Dental practice
Columbia Smiles Family Dentistry
Dr. David Halpern
10630 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
410-730-7485, columbia-smiles.com
Honorable mention
    Dobbin Dental
    Crafton Dental
    Katkow Dentistry
    Menton Family Dental Care