Best of Philly

Best Arch-Salvage Shop

2016 BEST Architectural Salvage

Philadelphia Salvage Company

Wear closed-toed shoes and prepare to digas you navigate this heralded salvage company’s new location, a 30,000-square-foot warehouse crammed with reclaimed lumber, light fixtures, doors, windows, mirrors and more. Or skip the hunt and ask the pros here for help; they’ll custom-build you something from their reclaimed materials, then deliver and install it.

2234 West Westmoreland Street, Philadelphia, PA | 267-687-1557 | Website

2014 BEST Arch-Salvage Shop

ReStore of Philadelphia

3016 East Thompson Street, Philadelphia, PA

What happens to the gorgeous original finishes that are ripped out of historic Philly homes when they undergo renovations? They wind up in this two-story salvage warehouse, which is teeming with ornate crystal light fixtures, glass doorknobs, boxes of real subway tiles, carved wooden mantels and porcelain sinks and tubs. (Do with them what you… Read more »