The crew from Abe Lincoln Movers wants its customers to know up front how dependable they are. So they've named themselves after Honest Abe, and they back it up by handling one of the most stressful parts of moving—actually getting belongings from point A to point B. According to their website, they earned the Angie's List Super Service award in 2012, most likely due to the deftness with which they move delicate yet heavy items, such as pianos and pet elephants' toy chests.
With spring spreading like a bag of spilled gravy, now is the ideal time to throw open the windows and get home and lawncare projects underway. Reclaim the yard from winter's occupation with Adams Adirondack stacking chairs ($14.99 each) and an Ace Flexogen 50-foot garden hose ($19.99). Illuminate outdoor living spaces with a 6-pack of Solar Walk Lights ($12.99) or the welcoming blaze inside a Living Accents portable firepit ($29.99). Ace also covers indoor bases with products and services for tree-free areas of the home. If you need to match paint to a favorite coverlet or choose a hue that complements a pleather recliner, each store offers a paint-matching service free of charge.
At iDeas Electronics Store, gadgets are a way of life. This shop sells smart phones, tablets, and laptops to help you get online from anywhere. A selection of cases and accessories add a touch of individuality to your devices, while repairs make sure they get to live out all of their nine lives. Bring in a phone or tablet with a cracked screen and an expert tech can fix it, or ask to get your PC scrubbed of the viruses that have been holding your baby photos hostage.
Certified by Haag Engineering, the residential inspectors at Stella Construction of Colorado, LLC each bring at least 10 years of experience to tackle repair and construction jobs. The outfit specializes in assessing damage caused by inclement weather and teaming up with insurance companies to help to find a solution. Homeowners can also get free post-storm inspections of the roof, chimney, siding, or deck, and the experts can tell if damage is the work of a bad hailstorm or a bad golfer living nearby.
Tile adds a clean, creative look to kitchens, bathrooms, and patios, but it's also an eco-friendly flooring material that requires no harsh chemicals or maintenance to keep it gleaming. Staff members at A World of Tile help clients to upgrade living spaces with this environmentally friendly alternative through in-house design consultations and a range of ceramic, stone, and specialty tiles. They amass products from across the globe, offering unique designs and SunTouch heated options that warm toes during cold winter months and prevent chihuahuas from shaking the whole year. During free hands-on workshops, staffers teach customers how to correctly install tile themselves or provide referrals to local contractors.