The insured technicians at Black Widow Chimney Services clean chimneys to restore function, and inspect interior and exterior conditions in order to warn homeowners of possible hazards. During a multipoint inspection, a soot specialist clears ash dumps of their gritty contents and sweeps out smoke chambers, disposing of adhered soot or blackened holiday gifts that never made it down. A thorough cleansing of flue liners lets chimneys exhale a sigh of relief, and an inspection of chimney crowns reveals any existing disrepair that could prove problematic in the future. Finally, a waterproofing treatment keeps rainfall from corroding the bricks and concrete on chimney tops, thwarting the plans neighborhood squirrels to convert it into their personal sauna.
Of all the products at Alabama Solar Film, including window films, decorative films, and security laminates, the staff is probably most partial to the clear bra paint-protection film. Cut by hand to fit any area of a vehicle, the film acts as a transparent, protective barrier from road debris, UV light, hazardous weather, and pterodactyl droppings. In addition to this stealthy paint protectant, Alabama Solar Film specializes in auto detailing services that range from shampooing seats and floor mats to cleaning windows and engines. Besides its many automotive services, the company also spruces up homes with high-quality tinted films for architectural applications, which can lower home energy bills while protecting precious interiors or punishing rambunctious plants.
The students at Winonah School of Cosmetology hone their shampooing, coloring, and skincare talents during professional, hands-on training classes. They sharpen their scissor skills under the watchful supervision of licensed instructors, snipping away split ends and crafting flattering new ‘dos with confidence and precision. They also learn to navigate the chemical waters of perms and relaxers, in addition to extension installation and updos.
The Woodcraft name stretches from coast to coast with locations peppered throughout the United States, ensuring that Americans are well equipped with the brand-name tools and woodworking supplies needed to pursue handyman endeavors. At Woodcraft of Birmingham, a collection of hand tools waits patiently to hammer down nails and saw brave magician assistants in half, and a variety of power tools—including drills, sanders, and grinders—adds electric oomph to construction projects. In addition to performing in-store demonstrations of new products, the shop’s wise whittlers call upon more than 80 years of collective knowledge to lead various crafts classes, in which participants learn how to carve sophisticated pens, assemble wooden step stools, and use table saws.
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
KevCor Moving Co. is one of Birmingham?s most trusted moving companies. We are licensed, insured, and bonded. We specialize in local and long-distance moving. We operate 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, including holidays.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
KevCor Moving & Packing Co. is a family-owned business with over 10 years of quality moving experience. We have skilled professional workers on staff that are trustworthy and responsible. The owner, Kevin Soles, is passionate about his company, and continues to work [hands-on] in the field.
What do you love most about your job?
We enjoy catering to every detail of your move: delivering, relocating, rearranging, packing, and storing. As a working family we understand the need to work around your schedule and that is why we are open 24/7 (including holidays).