David Gargan founded Eco Clean Carpet Solutions in 1993 with the customer-service values and intimate knowledge of stains he culled from more than seven years in the restaurant business. David and his team of IICRC–certified cleaners demonstrate a core commitment to customers by expediently deploying truck-mounted equipment and an arsenal of know-how to extricate stains and grime from carpeting, fabric, and abstract-expressionist paintings. The team’s eco-friendly products minimize the impact on the environment, winning the adulation of houseplants. In addition to purging fibers of assorted stains, the versatile cleaning crew also demonstrates their vast knowledge banks by renewing grout and tile, hardwood, and dryer vents.
It's hard not to feel a little sleepy upon entering Mattress & Furniture Expo. The retail space showcases mattresses that like snakes, come in three types: coiled, latex, and memory foam. Knowledgeable staffers can help customers select the sleeping surface that's best for them. They can also help patrons browse a selection of furniture from brands such as Coaster and Largo.
Declared a 2011 finalist for the area's Best Mattress Store by readers of the Chattanooga Times Free Press, Mattress Outlet has culled an extensive arsenal of mattresses from top-brand manufacturers for more than 30 years. At eight locally owned locations throughout the Tennessee Valley, its knowledgeable staffers navigate showrooms that brim with cushy memory-foam slumbering surfaces from brands such as Serta and Tempur-Pedic. The staff procures the store's inventory from top manufacturers, who have partnered with Mattress Outlet for years, working to keep the prices affordable and to ensure no under-the-bed monsters are damaged during travel.
At Braden’s Lifestyle Furniture, chairs, sofas, and beds in styles ranging from classical to modern have beckoned eyes and enticed tired feet for more than half a century. The dressers, kitchen tables, and shelves come from well-known manufacturers such as Stickley, Bernhardt, Sherrill, and Theodore Alexander and sit comfortably atop the store’s collection of oriental rugs, one of the largest in the south. The company’s friendly professionals share their expertise as they assist clients—who include three UT basketball coaches—in developing color schemes for living rooms, bedrooms, or attics being lavishly redecorated to appease household ghosts.
Homes are full of nooks and crannies that collect grime, and Superior Cleaning’s award-winning professionals make sure to get into all of them with dusters and mops. Owner Sharon Holliday and her cleaning crew—who've been scrubbing surfaces for more than 20 years—tackle kitchens and bathrooms, sanitizing countertops and scrubbing tubs, and sweep through common rooms, polishing furniture and dusting ceiling fans or the shoulders of personal fanners. Clients hoping for especially thorough sessions can request add-on cleanings for refrigerators and ovens, carpet cleaning, and ironing. Whether changing bed linens or taking out trash, the experts back up their work with a satisfaction guarantee.
Rooms To Go offers a large, constantly updated inventory of stylish furniture at stores nationwide. Many pieces and accessories rest in complete room-display scenarios, making it easier for bedroom embellishers, den adorners, and budding playwrights to make fine design decisions and coordinate their choices with existing furnishings at home or in off-Broadway shed theaters. Customers can even choose to purchase entire room sets as a package, saving time and stretching wallets. The Krista cocktail table features a cherry finish and graceful curves ($250). The West Bay Kyoto Stool ($95) can seat guests stylishly at household bars, or be paired with the warm brandy finish of the Inglewood Dining Table, equipped with a glass top and primavera veneers ($370).