Take a peek into Chef's Stop's culinary cache to find an abundance of gourmet gadgets, gizmos, and goodies that better equip your kitchen for impromptu feasts in the king's honor. Chef-quality cookware and bakeware line the aisles in heavy-duty sparkle, casting illumination on top countertop performers from Cuisinart and Waring. Perk up your at-home percolation style with a new Capresso four-cup espresso machine ($59), or sharpen your sense of savvy by using this Groupon toward a classic eight-piece set of high-end knives from Wusthof ($349.99). Using super-sharp cutting tools not only makes food prep easier and safer, it may also cause even your most frigid iceberg lettuce to warm up and stop withholding its gestures of affection.
Since 1992, Advance Security has supplied everyone from homeowners to the CIA with discreet surveillance equipment. Customers can guard property with security-camera systems, watch over youngsters with child-security gear, and keep their families safe with alarm systems. Commonplace objects such as pens and cellphones capture conversations with hidden voice recorders, while wireless cameras spy on unsuspecting subjects from inside teddy bears or behind fake mustaches. Advance Security's expert personnel man a toll-free support line to help customers by solving equipment problems or recommending products.
Female-owned Handylady Services can do everything a typical handyman service can do?perhaps even better. The woman behind the business got acquainted with hands-on work at a young age by helping out around the construction sites where her father worked. Later on, she developed her skills even more by earning a degree in construction management. Today, she leads a team of skilled women and men to tackle painting, mowing, electrical work, and other tasks that improve life inside homes or tree houses commandeered from neighborhood children.
The uniformed technicians of SuperGlass Windshield Repair specialize in mobile windshield and auto-glass repair, mending cracks and divots in as quickly as 20 minutes. By focusing exclusively on repair and not replacement, SuperGlass maintains the factory seal between the glass and frame. Its technicians also keep scrapped glass out of landfills, and subsequently reduce the carbon emissions from manufacturing new automotive glass. This vision has guided the company from its roots in Georgia to an international operation with franchises throughout the United States, Canada, France, Germany, and South Korea. Beyond repairing fractures, techs also fill in scratches, apply WaterShield water repellant, and restore acrylic headlights dulled after years of contact with UV rays, cleaning solvents, and hood ornaments shaped like interrogators.