Awards & Community

In 2016, Babel's received a 1st Place Blue Ribbon for Best Home Decorator, was recognized as the 3rd place Award Winner for Best Home Decorating, and Babel’s Needham was recognized as #1 Hometown Favorite for Best Home Décor  — as voted by the readers of Hometown Weekly newspapers.

In 2015, Babel’s Needham received two Blue Ribbons as #1 in the Region, and two awards as in the Home Decorator and Home Decorating categories — as voted by the readers of Hometown Weekly newspapers.

Babel's Paint & Decorating has also been recognized by Boston magazine with 2010 Best of Boston® Home awards in multiple categories.

In 2009, Vic and Jeanne Babel were awarded Retailer of the Year by the Paint & Decorating Retailers Association.

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2009 Retailer of the Year

Vic and Jeanne Babel receiving the Retailer of the Year award from Dan Simon, PDRA Executive Vice President. PDRA presented the 2009 Top-of-the-Line Retailer Awards in Las Vegas on Wednesday, May 5, 2009. PDRA Executive Vice President Dan Simon made the presentation at the PDRA Show, part of the National Hardware Show, which took place on May 4-6 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Babel's won for promotional innovation of the year and overall excellence in the classification.

2010 Best of Boston Home

Best of Boston Home 2010

Regional Gold Home Decorating: Needham
Regional Gold Home Decorating: Norwood
Regional Silver Home Decorating: Foxboro
#1 Choice Home Decorating: Needham
#1 Choice Home Decorating: Norwood
#1 Choice Home Decorating: Canton
#1 Choice Home Decorating: Foxboro
Honorable Mention Hardware/Home Improvement: Needham
Honorable Mention Hardware/Home Improvement: Norwood

2016 1st Place Hometown Best Home Decorator

2016 Hometown Best Awards

Babel's received a 1st Place Blue Ribbon for Best Home Decorator, was recognized as the 3rd place Award Winner for Best Home Decorating, and Babel’s Needham was recognized as #1 Hometown Favorite for Best Home Décor — as voted by the readers of Hometown Weekly newspapers.

2015 Hometown Best Awards

2015 Hometown Best Awards

Babel’s Needham has received two Blue Ribbons (#1 in the Region) and two awards as #1 in the town of Needham in the Home Decorator and Home Decorating categories — as voted by the readers of Hometown Weekly newspaper.