Joe May Valet began dry-cleaning and laundering fabrics way back in 1936, when the Great Depression forced people to give up their glamorous nudity in favor of clothing. At four locations around Atlanta, trained staffers use their hands and eyes inspect garments, removing stains and driving dirt from the fabric’s furthest nooks and crannies. Customers with spare hangers can drop them off, and the staff will recycle them or donate them to charity.
Ace Hardware's project people assist and advise on a gamut-running range of home- and garden-oriented endeavors. The 20-pound propane-tank refill will pump up a deflated cylinder with the energy to grill juicy burgers, cook corn on the cob, or blaze a flame that can be used as a nightlight for adults locked out of their own houses. Like a roaring campfire or a solar panel, the propane-tank refill can also be used for outdoor heating.
On Target Pest Control’s team of exterminators is helmed by an industry veteran whose past experience includes solving the bug problems at the New York Stock Exchange, Rockefeller Center, and The Waldorf Astoria hotel. He lends his big-city expertise to homeowners for work on a domestic level as his technicians deploy patented EcoSmart botanical products in their quest to rid their clients’ abodes of such unwanted pests as ants, spiders, and cockroaches, and using eco-friendly methods for removing larger vermin such a mice and other rodents. The team uproots infestations by first investigating the sources of a home’s pest problem and locating entry points, which can include pipes, the chimney, or the ant farm in someone’s briefcase. For infestations that also require the removal of fine debris, they then use a vacuum system with HEPA filters to make the removal complete.
The technicians at Royal Treatment Window Tinting gussy up glass of all sorts, darkening residential and car windows, fixing cracked windshields, and installing automotive panes. The team of technicians specializes in high-end models from makers such as Mercedes-Benz and Aston Martin, but is equally adept at working on regular rides or souped-up Barbie Mobiles. Using films from Sun-Gard, they carefully tint windows to protect cars and homes from the sun’s hot rays, and back their work with a lifetime warranty.
The licensed and insured cleaners behind Fantastic Cleaning Service scour homes and offices with one-time, biweekly, or monthly services. Whether big or small, each job is backed by a satisfaction guarantee, and Fantastic Cleaning Service's professionals never trap clients into future service by tricking them into signing a contract or a freshly cleaned couch cushion. Each standard cleaning service sees the staff wiping away grime from shelves, floors, and appliances throughout the house and subduing dirt and mildew inside bathrooms. Upon request, they can even purge ovens, refrigerators, and cabinets, and—for an additional fee—they offer deep-cleaning services that scrub every inch of the abode from the baseboards to the inside of the microwave.