Best of Philly

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2017 BEST Exterior Contractor

AMDG Exterior Contracting

AMDG shows up when they say they will, communication is easy and clear, and if there is anything you’re unhappy with—which is highly unlikely—they’ll come back out and deal with it. For work one of our editors needed done, AMDG also offered the lowest estimate by far; the end result, our colleague gushes, is impeccable.

2377 Haverford Avenue, Ardmore, PA | 484-453-8412 | Website

2016 BEST Urban Kitchen Contractor

Michael Quinn Contracting

1026 East Palmer Street, Philadelphia, PA

Mike Quinn has won the devotion of entire neighborhoods in Philly, renovating and upgrading kitchens for one ecstatic client after the next. The appeal is threefold. First: He finishes on time. Second: He finishes at cost. Third: He finishes with no drama. In other words, he’s a total pro who expertly deals with the space… Read more »

2012 BEST Contractor

Michael Anthony General Contractor, Inc.

3315 Market Street, Aston, PA

You don’t want to call Mike. But when your upstairs toilet overflows into your downstairs living room, you’ll be thrilled you can. Based in Delaware County, he’s available 24 hours a day (even when he’s on vacation!) and knows all the right people. Read more »

2012 BEST General Contractor

Mr. Contractor

2634-48 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

This family-owned Fishtown company is a shining light in one of the more, shall we say, challenging industries known to man. To wit: Mr. Contractor won’t pull the sort of disappearing act for which industry losers are known; they have 22 staff members to keep your job on track; and a BBB accreditation means you… Read more »

2011 BEST Contractor

Star Contracting and Design

1010 North American Street, Philadelphia, PA

Kait Midgett’s 20 years of experience and fine-arts background mean creative ideas for incorporating that incredible 100-year-old sink, tried-and-true subcontractors, and legit skills to make it happen. Read more »

2011 BEST Eco-Friendly Contractor

Buckminster Green

958 North 5th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Green but not too granola, Buckminster is the brains and brawn behind NoLibs’ urban-rustic One Shot Coffee. (We’d move in if we could.) Happily, they do residential work, too. Read more »