Whether moving across the street or across the country, the bonded and insured workers of Bee's Moving Co. capably and safely pack, transport, and unpack goods. They seal furniture in specially designed boxes to avoid dings and scratches, using super-adhesive movers? tape to seal everything inside. Then they cart the heaviest, most awkward objects to their bright-yellow truck in a timely fashion, fitting each load into the space like puzzle pieces to prevent anything from shifting. Satisfied customers report such feats as entire truckloads not moving an inch from Boston to Atlanta and 717-pound objects successfully, smoothly packed and relocated in as little as 30 minutes.
Nestled in Homewood, Meat and Three Cafeteria keeps American culinary traditions alive with home-cooked comfort food for customers either dining in or just passing through. Just as a dining-room table hosts different portions for all tastes, the menu features an array of country-style meats and vegetarian-friendly sides from which patrons can customize their own platters. Dishes such as beef tips, chicken and dumplings, and fried catfish join steaming servings of sautéed squash, fried okra, or yams, and desserts such as fresh pecan pie keep sweet teeth from storming out of their gums in envy.
The staff at Zoots Dry Cleaning extracts stains and stress by pairing eco-friendly dry-cleaning services with the convenience of extended evening and Sunday hours, 24-hour drop-off and pickup services (available at most locations), and an automated drive-thru system. Team members clean clothes, draperies, bedding, and rugs with a biodegradable solvent as opposed to harsh PERC chemicals, and some staff are trained to expertly excise stains from the delicate lace and beadwork of bridal-gown bodices. Most stores also have a tailor on location who is able to alter ensembles in a snap. Customers get e-mail notifications when orders are ready or they can download a smartphone app to keep a close eye on the status of their dirty laundry.
East Coast Vent’s assiduous staffers clear homes' circulatory systems of dust and debris with heavy-duty equipment and cleaning services for ventilation ducts and arterial passageways. The expert technicians arrive at doorsteps wielding a Ruwac vacuum, which employs a HEPA filter to siphon away allergens from dryer vents and air ducts. They can also install UV lights inside the HVAC duct to annihilate burgeoning swarms of bacteria, and they can swap out quickly deteriorating heat-system filters for permanent electrostatic filters designed to purify air indefinitely. After ensuring untainted lungfuls, the team unleashes FDA- and EPA-approved cleansers on sullied baseboards, undoing unsightly scuff marks and erasing condiment stains left from ketchup-packet hockey.
Mountain Air Duct Services improves air quality by hunting out dust and dander in all of the crannies in which it hides, from the tufts of carpet to the hard-to-reach panels of air ducts and dryer vents. Experts arrive equipped with powerful vacuums to remove malevolent dirt, debris, and allergens the home's airways, which they can bolster against future infestation with UV lamps. Specially trained and certified cleaners purge carpets and upholstery with techniques catered to each type of fabric, scouring suede with a gentle wand and drying oriental rugs with the wind of one hand clapping. Armed with infrared cameras and hygrometers, the crews ferret out mold and water damage before sanitizing, deodorizing, and disinfecting affected areas.
The employees at Unique Furnishings Boston shepherd patrons through 10,000 square feet of antique, new, and preowned furniture and appliances encapsulating the evolving tastes from the 1950s to today. Staffers habitually refresh their inventory—which ranges from traditional, American-made furnishings to eclectic masterpieces—with new additions, such as a vintage armoire with an artfully framed mirror. Unique Furnishings Boston embraces a philosophy of sustainability by buying or trading quality used items before owners relocate or completely refurbish apartments due to a newly prescribed diet of entirely edible furniture.