When an outbreak of bedbugs overtook New York in 2010, residents, business owners, and members of the media alike turned to Steve Free for help. The expert exterminator had been combating pests for more than 20 years, captaining a team of highly trained technicians at The Bug Stops Here, Inc. Techs went to work immediately and still journey to more than 2,000 local homes, gardens, and workplaces each month to banish unwanted insects and rodents with their comprehensive Integrated Pest Management system. The system combines current information on the lifestyles, habits, and deep-seated insecurities of pests with the sensible use of professional control products, ensuring the most effective results with the least damage to the surrounding environment.
When brothers Craig and Eric Haft founded Sunray Services in 1990, they envisioned an air-conditioning, heating, plumbing, and electrical contracting service that stood out from the crowd. “Our vision was to provide our customers with the highest level of service at a fair price, and back all of our products with incomparable warranties,” says Eric Haft. Today, their certified, factory-trained technicians are available around the clock to perform installation, maintenance, and repair services. All employees undergo a thorough background check to give customers peace of mind and to ensure that they are not in league with HVAC’s greatest enemy: Mother Nature.
The licensed and insured technicians of Interstate Ventilation hardly treat every chimney the same. Instead, they've devised three levels of chimney inspection depending on the condition of each smoke stack, from a Level I treatment, which sticks to the readily accessible areas of the venting system, to a Level III inspection that evaluates the liner and other concealed areas. Interstate not only inspects and repairs chimneys, it also stands by its work, backing many of its services with a lifetime guarantee.
The technological realm known as the cloud allows us to easily access everything from our personal documents to our music on multiple devices, instead of simply storing that information on a single computer hard drive. KeyMe adds seemingly impossible items to that digital storage?keys. They also have kiosks that can create a new key in about 30 seconds. Customers can insert their physical key into a slot in the kiosk to create a copy with fast and easy access not unlike a cheetah with a credit card.
Formerly known as Main Street Fuels, The Propane Guys continues to restock local cooking holes with propane, wood pellets, and all-natural lump charcoal. In addition to delivering propane to homes and businesses, they also offer major-brand BBQs, cooking grates, flavorizer bars, burners that heat up any party-ready patio space, and are an authorized dealer in the Big Green Egg.
For more than 30 years, the friendly crew at Fish Window Cleaning has meticulously cleaned windowpanes and pained windows found throughout the North American landscape. A uniformed professional will spotlessly manifest at your home to rid your windows of grime due to dust, pollen, and teenaged pie throwers alike. When dealing with the interior side of windows, each cleaner will treat your home furnishings and fixtures with respect. Fish's professionals de-grease gutters ($125 average) and wash windows inside and out ($4 average per pane of glass) until the glass panes hum the rubber-ducky song in a key of hygienic satisfaction.