Family patriarch Nordy Rockler opened the doors of his first store in 1954 to supply his fellow craftsmen with knowledge, friendly advice, and a large selection of tools for at-home woodworking projects. Now, the chain of retail outlets brims with more than 20,000 tools and specialized woodworking equipment. Next to a steely rainbow of hinges, casters, and screws, a supply of lumber and exotic hardwoods provides planks for building tree houses or just leaving around as a warning to uncooperative trees. The tenor buzz of power tools operated by newly knowledgeable guests drifts from educational sessions on operating equipment and woodworking.
Floor Trader's friendly flooring consultants assist DIY home-makeover mavens and hands-off designing denizens alike in sorting through a wide selection of brand-name terra toppings, including products from Tigressa, Resista Soft, Daltile, Armstrong, and more. Coat a kitchen in hardwood (starting at $1.98 per square foot), or cover living-room stains and evidence of the 1980's with a new carpet (starting at $0.48 per square foot). Wood can be impersonated impeccably with laminate (starting at $0.58 per square foot), while ceramic tile (starting at $0.78 per square foot) is perfect for paving entryways or for digging up and using as a frisbee.
For more than six decades, Stanley Steemer has expunged dirt and stains to produce happy, gleaming homes. The clean-centric company’s experienced technicians journey to sullied homesteads, unleashing their dexterous digits on a variety of surfaces to evict dulling debris accumulated from foot traffic, spills, and indoor meteor showers. Degunk a grimy carpet ($42 for rooms up to 300 square feet), or evict the dirty inhabitants from tile and grout work ($0.75 per square foot). Stanely Steemer also upholds the inherently sparkling nature of upholstery, air ducts, and hardwood floors. Clean-seeking homes in the Illinois counties of Madison, Calhoun, Saint Clair, and Monroe and in the Missouri counties of St. Louis, Jefferson, Franklin, St. Charles, Warren, and Lincoln (except 63019) are all within Stanely Steemer’s scouring, degriming grasp.
Servpro's professional stain purgers thoroughly and conveniently clean all types of carpet fabrics with a spread of unique services. Rug experts master specialized cleaning methods designed to coax unwanted particles from various upholstery materials, from common berber weaves to sporty indoor astroturf. Bonnet cleaning gently plucks grime from short-pile runners, and hot-water extraction deep-cleans even petrified Christmas tree needles from denser varieties. Nozzle-wielders take action against deeply soiled areas with a deluxe precondition and rinse to eliminate splotches caused by new wineglasses before being fully housebroken. Showcase premier cleaning represents the most thorough dirt-destroying technique in Servpro's arsenal, and dry-cleaning cleanses even fabrics prone to lose their shading to water or unnecessary pressure.
For more than 10 years, the Pro Steam Carpet Care's insured techs have ousted stains from carpeting and cleaned upholstery for homes and cars. Their signature steam-cleaning process involves a hot-water extraction method that helps rid carpets of fleas and comes with a color brightener and deodorizer. In addition to standard cleanings, they use a deep-scrub treatment for heavily soiled surfaces and apply a Teflon stain shield that comes with a one-year warranty.