No one wants to throw away the records, photos, and videos from their youth, but the shifting media landscape and physical deterioration makes savoring the moments they contain more difficult with every passing year. That race to preserve these precious moments is what keeps A1 Media Services’ staffers coming to work, where they transfer analog media such as VHS, Beta, Digital8, and MiniDV into more lasting DVD and CD formats. The trained technicians are adept at ironing out the problems facing the aging media they’re transferring, clearing away the darkened grime and wrinkle marks from old photos and editing out record imperfections such as scratch marks and backward messages of your mom telling you to clean your room. The transferred CDs and DVDs come encased with their own personalized label, allowing clients to easily find the pictures while minimizing the space needed for storage.
Wichita Maid Service assembles a small, experienced team of friendly and hard-working specialists trained in proper product usage, safety procedures, and cleaning techniques. The family-owned company performs a variety of residential and commercial services including scrubbing carpets, cleaning up after parties, and scouring apartments after moves. The specialists wield locally purchased green products, and they stand behind their work with a 100% money-back guarantee. In order to protect customers' privacy, build working relationships, and avoid fatigue from introductory handshakes, Wichita Maid Service dispatches the same cleaners to each customer’s home each time.
Neighborhood children doing yard work for money to spend on candy is classic Americana, but for Michael Ackerman Jr, the actual work ended up being its own reward. Michael's grass-mowing hobby transformed into a full-scale lawn-care company in just a few years, after he got the word out by passing out homemade fliers and staging a town-wide game of telephone. When the buzz about his business amplified, he managed his growing list of clientele with the help of his new business partners, Michael Sr and Connie, his parents. As a team, they now tackle yard work of all kinds and have added snow removal, irrigation, and landscape lighting to their core lawn-care services.
Beds for Less's friendly staff purveys quality national mattress brands and educates shoppers inside three expansive showrooms. Visitors browse an assortment of Tempur-Pedic mattresses, such as the multicushioned Tempur-Cloud Supreme ($2,099+) and the pressure-relieving RhapsodyBed ($2,499+). Classic innersprings include Kingston’s Signature Series ($299+). The Canberra Pillow Top ($249.99+) boasts sag-free firmness so that sleeping next to a lead cannon ball is finally possible. Beds for Less can deliver purchases to most of the Wichita metro area for an additional cost.
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The wireless wizards and service providers at AT&T Authorized Retailers equip phones with a wealth of accessories. An iGo green universal wall charger ($49.99) powers up virtually any phone at home (with corresponding cables, sold separately), and doubles as a battery backup to provide power when wall outlets run dry. Screen-protector two-packs for the Impulse 4G andd Xperia Play keep displays smudge and glare free ($15 each). Alternatively, an AGF leather-inlayed rubber case grants Samsung Galaxy S II's the protection of an iron gauntlet ensconced in a stylish velvet glove, and the Body Glove soft-shell case for Impulse 4G phones offers a smooth gel surface that stows easily without attracting pocket lint or belly-button lint masquerading as pocket lint ($30 each). Throw a party to celebrate newly acquired phone accessories with entertainment provided by an iHome mini-stereo speaker system, featuring two amplified speakers and vacuum bass expansion with a protective carrying case ($49.99).
At USAVE, the prices for laundering are up front and hassle free: any garment can be dry cleaned, pressed, and jerked for $1.95, taking the guesswork, frustration, and trigonometry out of a trip to the cleaners (men's shirts can also be laundered and starched for $1.75). USAVE turns its cleaning stock around faster than the speed at which electricity flows through copper wiring, offering same-day service on items in by 9 a.m. Experienced stainbusters turn their attention to every detail, carefully obliterating each stain, no matter how small, with a battery of cutting-edge sound and motion. With a limit of five Groupons per person, there's almost no limit to how many garments you can bring, so rent a semi and haul your pile of zoot suits to USAVE, or put on every single item you own and roll yourself though the doors like a bowling ball before a good scrubbing.
For Harrison Vickers—therapist and owner of ProActive Therapeutic Massage—muscle therapy doesn't stop once the massage does. True to his shop's name, he's empowers each of his clients to proactively stave off muscle pain. While most people live with moderate amounts of tension, Vickers knows it's a sign that the body is not performing optimally and could use a little readjustment. To tailor his sessions, each appointment begins with a consultation, helping Vickers draw up a therapy blueprint that deploys techniques from different modalities. After the session, he helps clients analyze their daily activity to help them identify which might cause personal strain or global apocalypse.
Floor Trader's friendly flooring consultants assist DIY home-makeover mavens and hands-off designing denizens alike in sorting through a wide selection of brand-name terra toppings, including products from Tigressa, Resista Soft, Daltile, Armstrong, and more. Coat a kitchen in hardwood (starting at $1.98 per square foot), or cover living-room stains and evidence of the 1980's with a new carpet (starting at $0.48 per square foot). Wood can be impersonated impeccably with laminate (starting at $0.58 per square foot), while ceramic tile (starting at $0.78 per square foot) is perfect for paving entryways or for digging up and using as a frisbee.
Over the past 35 years, Wichita Appliance Service's combination of courteous service and technical know-how has acquired the company a loyal group of repeat customers as well as a grade of A+ from the Better Business Bureau. Specialized technicians maintain and repair all brands of household appliances, from malfunctioning refrigerators to coldhearted stoves. Maintenance services also keep dishwashers and garbage disposals functioning at the top of their game. Wichita Appliance Service can save the day when washers and dryers stop functioning properly or start holding one sock from every pair hostage.
Hole In One Lawn Care & Landscape unclogs gutters and elutriates besmirched windows from the perils of gunky build-up. Hole In One’s grime grabbers arrive at homes to purge gutters that hoard leaf bundles, roof mud, and errant passes to Jerry Rice ($75–$100).
The technicians at Warsh My Windows beautify and maintain homes with meticulous, sustainable cleaning services. Eco-friendly window-cleaning products-which are specially formulated to reduce streaks and repel dirt after cleaning is complete-melt away grime and paint, enabling light to pour into rooms without making shadows the exact shape of ladybugs. Technicians buff away scuffs from windowpanes with a three-step GlassRenu glass-scratch-removal grinding and polishing system. It erases scratches and acid damage without distorting views. During gutter-cleaning services, technicians clear away silt and debris and ensure that water is flowing freely. Warsh My Windows also offers power-washing, window-blind-cleaning, and screen-cleaning services.
The licensed technicians from PMC-Professional Mechanical Contractors tune up, repair, and install heating and air-conditioning systems for both residential and commercial buildings. They also offer energy-efficient measures such as geothermal heating and cooling options as well as programmable thermostats. Additional services include plumbing repairs and installation as well as electrical repairs and safety audits.
With more than 11 years of tree-trimming experience, the team at Elmore’s Tree Service is deft at improving trees through careful pruning. Before any pruning service, the team thoroughly inspects trees and only cuts away what’s necessary to maintain tree health and appearance, such as dead wood and branches in contact with one another. Other services include stump grinding and removal, shrubbery trimming, and yard cleanup.
The technicians at Solar Bear make it their business to help homeowners breathe easier, tuning up air-conditioning units, installing air-quality systems, and implementing Schlage Link home-security systems. They vet every air conditioner with a thorough 20-point inspection, delving into its inner workings to help guarantee its long life. Their air-quality systems take on several forms, ranging from ultraviolet germicidal lights to air filters capable of taking on an entire home's atmosphere. Similarly, their home-security installations go beyond keypads to include outlet interrupters, security cameras, and remote locks—all controllable by cell phone.