• Wed. Jul 28th, 2021

Spruce up Your Home With Delaware’s Best Home & Garden Businesses

Antique Store

Upstate, Readers: The Zeppelin & the Unicorn
400 Silverside Rd., Wilmington; 792-0555; zeppelinandunicornantiques.com

Downstate, Readers: Antique Alley, Bridgeville
18208 Sussex Hwy., Bridgeville; 337-3137; antiquealleyde.com

Furniture Store

Upstate, Readers: Johnny Janosik
3040 Brandywine Pkwy., Wilmington, 1281 Churchmans Rd., Newark; 888-875-8955; johnnyjanosik.com

Downstate, Readers: C&E Furniture
1300 Coastal Hwy., Unit 1, Fenwick Island; 581-0132; cefurniture.com

Garden Center

Upstate, Readers: Rosehill Plantery
3068 New Castle Ave., New Castle; 658-1073; rosehillplantery.com

Downstate, Readers: Lord’s Landscaping
35577 Atlantic Ave., Millville; 539-6119; lordslandscaping.com

Hardware Store

Upstate, Readers: Fairfax Hardware
2201 Concord Pike, Wilmington; 656-2139; facebook.com/fairfaxhardwarede

Downstate, Readers: H.C. Layton & Son
406 Market St., Bridgeville; 337-8540; hclayton.stihldealer.net

Home Décor

Upstate, Readers: Shish Interiors
5714 Kennett Pike, Wilmington; 540-9843; shishinteriors.com

Downstate, Readers: Not Too Shabby
614 NW Front St., Milford; 200-0752; nottooshabbyflorist.com

From fine furnishings to fabrics, Kurtz Collection in Wilmington has a glamorous assortment of upscale décor for the entire home and outdoor living space. Don’t have a keen eye for design? Enlist an in-house expert to help you curate a living sanctuary with personalized style./Photo courtesy of Kurtz Collection

Interior Design

Upstate, Readers: Shish Interiors
5714 Kennett Pike, Wilmington; 540-9843; shishinteriors.com

Downstate, Readers: C&E Furniture
1300 Coastal Hwy., Unit 1, Fenwick Island; 581-0132; cefurniture.com

Landscape Design

Upstate, Readers: Bailey’s Lawn and Landscape
5101 Summit Bridge Rd., Middletown; 376-9113; baileyslandscape.com

Downstate, Readers: Passwaters Landscaping
18956 Sussex Hwy., Bridgeville; 227-5296; passwaterslandscaping.com

Landscape Design Over the Line

Editors: Accents of Nature
From planning to planting, these pros know how to create a beautiful landscape or garden in every zone. You decide what elements your dream backyard should have and they make it happen. 9 Ways Lane, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania; 610-444-7544; accentsofnature.net

Unique Landscape Design

Editors: Binkley Horticulture Services Inc.
We’ve all spent more time than usual at home this past year, so our outdoor spaces—no matter how small—have become sacred escapes. If your landscaping is looking more scant than sumptuous, it might be time to call in a professional. Owner Erica Boston graduated from the Longwood Gardens Professional Gardener Program, and her staff of professional gardeners can install and custom design the outdoor space of your dreams, which just might make your neighbors green with envy. P.O. Box 198, Montchanin; 484-459-2391; binkleyhorticulture.com

Upscale Décor

Editors: Kurtz Collection
For the thoughtfully curated home where furnishings are art, turn to Kurtz Collection. From vintage and antiques to contemporary and KC Kids, dress your entire abode in style. Among the swanky selection, find timeless pieces— plush seating, sturdy tables and chests, sculptural lighting, vibrant accents—that can be passed down through generations. 1010 Union St., Wilmington; 654-0442; kurtzcollection.com