Rome's Landscape's winter-abating wizards remove all traces of snow from driveways, sidewalks, and steps with their seasonal or single-use snow-removal service. Once 2 inches of snow blow across the ground, technicians drive over to clear cement surfaces of the slippery crystals that inhibit strolls, drives, and three-legged marathons. Season-long services provide unlimited plowing or snowblowing for four months, keeping surfaces clear and friction-friendly all winter.
The experienced technicians at Window Washing & Mor scour residential and commercial properties with an array of services that includes window desmudging, screen cleaning, and gutter emptying. The team carefully uses lint-free towels, rubber squeegees, and razor blades to remove dirt and stains from windows, effectively enhancing the transparency of panes without leaving scratches or streaks. When working inside, they’ll cover furniture and valuables to prevent damage and preserve the modesty of bashful love seats. They can also pressure wash outdoor surfaces and polish dusty light fixtures.
For more than 50 years, the employees at Get N Go Car Wash—a division of the locally owned Get N Go fuel and convenience stations—have found ways to make people's lives easier. Not only do the automated washes render vehicles squeaky-clean in about 15 minutes, but the company's online car-wash club also lets customers buy packages and manage their accounts 24/7. Some Get N Go locations even offer fresh mixed salads and wraps for hungry, health-conscious travelers or SUVs trying to diet down to compact-car size.
Bonded and insured staffers from Absolute Gutter Solutions swiftly set up and scale ladders to clear clogs that choke household gutters. During each one-hour appointment, the cleaning team scoops out leaves, branches, and tiny monarchies to ensure that gutters drain properly and to prevent potential leaks or water damage. The crew can also install gutter guards that protect freshly cleaned gutters from collecting damaging detritus in the future.
Affordable Sanitation Inc. began as a single truck on a mission to snatch trash from Sioux Falls's curbs with impeccable customer service. As the family-owned enterprise has grown, it continues to fulfill its people-pleasing destiny as its dedicated teams purge garbage cans of their unwanted contents and inspire local raccoons to start ordering takeout.
Working with artisans in developing countries who would otherwise be underemployed, Ten Thousand Villages supplies handicraft lovers with hand-crafted jewelry, home décor, accessories, and gifts from Latin America, Africa, and Asia, while paying artisans fair wages for their products. Support marginalized women in Bangladesh with YWCA Craft Centre's bright and goosy Super Duck backpack (Bangladesh, $24), which allows school children to strut confidently into second grade and medical malpractice lawyers to swagger into the courtroom with a duck on their backs. Socially conscious crafters can take home a hand-stitched measuring-tape cat (Vietnam, $8) from Mai Vietnamese Handicrafts, while frugal fashionistas can sport dancing-girl earrings made from recycled soda cans by KICK Trading Ltd. (Kenya, $12) or a marbled bead choker from TARA Projects (India, $16). Fair-trade staples, such as Equal Exchange coffee, tea, and chocolates, make tasty gifts for Father's Day, Secretary's Day, or Father's Secretary's Day.
Unpredictability is the essence of what makes life exciting, what keeps moments in our head for years, what keeps us yearning to go back to the way things used to be.
The beauty of photography is that it is an art, a form of art that touches peoples souls more deeply than music or drawings can.
An affordable and mountainous selection of goods lines Traditions Furniture and Design’s spacious confines, making it an excellent location for a swashbuckling sword duel. Closely inspect a variety of cocktail tables ($299+), mirrors ($139+), and artwork ($200+) before pondering how they’ll fit inside a bicycle basket on the ride home. Peruse the selection of uncommon furniture pieces gleaned from around the world and accessorize domiciles with bookends ($39+) and a trio of vases ($249+). Additional items span the spectrum of home wares, including mattresses, outdoor furniture, flooring, lighting, area rugs, windows, bedding, and more.
Married duo Earl and Jodi Broker gives pitiless stains the boot with an arsenal of pressure washers, carpet cleaners, and eco-friendly chemicals. The prize of the cache is a truck-mounted extraction system, which launders soiled carpet with gentle cleaners and high-pressure, heated water. During consultations, the clean geniuses assess any messy domestic dilemma to prescribe services, such as for deck power washing, tile and grout scouring, and steam cleaning for paitos, concrete, and stone. The company's fully licensed and insured crews can also oversee flood-damage restoration after a heavy storm or a failed game of Hop on Pop's Waterbed.
An unwavering devotion to freshness permeates Tomacelli's kitchen, where pizza chefs adorn their daily made dough with house-made sauce, all-natural cheese, and more than 50 market-fresh toppings. Millions of possible build-your-own combinations complement 23 creations brainstormed by a husband-and-wife team, from a ham-and-pineapple-studded hawaiian pie to the seafood supreme's maritime medley of fresh ingredients. Not content to recline on the edible laurels of their circular masterworks, the Tomacelli's kitchen team rounds out the menu with piping-hot pasta dishes and fresh salads.
Though Ace Hardware, first established in 1924, has evolved from its humble roots into a global network of more than 4,600 storefronts, the franchise manages to maintain a neighborhood vibe. Of course, it helps that local business people run each independently owned store. Area residents Jason Melcher and John Niederaue man the counters of Brandon Ace Hardware, where they offer a full inventory of tools and appliances from manufacturers such as Black & Decker, Craftsman, Scotts, and Weber. It’s no wonder do-it-yourselfers flock to the store for home-project essentials, whether they’re refurbishing a bathroom, maintaining a small backyard garden, or exorcising stuffed animals. In addition to dealing at-home equipment, the Brandon store also offers a variety of more specialized services, including small-engine repair, paint-color matching, and glass cutting.
Lawn Crafters’ services are anything but cookie-cutter. To keep lawns healthy and green, each turf expert carefully scrutinizes the yard before mowing, factoring in details such as the type of grass, moisture level, and sun exposure in order to determine the correct type of mower and the ideal cutting height for each lawn. When it comes to fertilization and weed combat, the company retools its lawn-treatment program annually to keep up with changing technology, always mixing pellet and liquid treatments to ensure lawns don't get bored and try to eat the porch. Squadrons of leaf blowers and vacuums come out in force to aid during seasonal cleanups, and pruning shears also make the occasional appearance to touch up shrubs and trees during the spring and fall.
The team members at Custom Koats Painting take off their shoes before coming into homes because they don’t want to track in dirt. So, when dealing with paint—which doesn’t wash out as easily as dirt—the team demonstrates care and cleanliness that’s informed by more than 16 years of painting experience. In addition to revising rooms and exteriors with vibrant new colors, the technicians boost homes’ value with remodeling and restoration services.
At K&K Master Services, the eclectic team includes experts for every need. Collectively, they can aid remodels, move furniture without leaving nicks and scratches in their wake, and take care of kids and pets.
For 20 years, S.A. Roofing’s licensed, insured, and bonded staff has kept the Lincoln area’s homes and businesses warm, safe, and dry one job at a time. Although they specialize in installing, repairing, and cleaning roofs and gutters, they also excel at the myriad handyman tasks that often pop up around abodes. No matter the task at hand, S.A. Roofing’s owner accompanies his staff at each job, double-checking for quality for and making sure he doesn’t miss lunchtime tetherball games.