Cell for Cash caters to its customers' communication needs. The technicians specialize in repairing smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. They confidently replace cracked screens, fix broken charging ports, repair crackling speakers, and address water damage from trying to take an extreme close-up of your pet goldfish. In the event that a device is beyond repair, the staff will responsibly dispose of it at a recycling center instead of adding to the garbage found in nearby landfills. Cell for Cash also purchases phones from customers and sells used devices at discounted prices.
The technicians of Salem Wireless take their work seriously, leaning on their love of technology to treat each repair as if they were working on their own device. They pride themselves on using only brand-new parts to patch up popular devices, such as Androids, iPads, and iPhones. In addition to repairs, Salem Wireless also provides prepaid service through carriers such as Metro PCS.
Standard TV and Appliance has been equipping Oregonians with fridges, washing machines, televisions, and other home furnishings for nearly 70 years. Founded in 1947 by Clement and Hazel Gander, the appliance experts swiftly outgrew their original location and today boast four (soon to be five) locations in and around Portland. Besides selling new machines from top brands, they sling deals on quality used appliances, offer parts and repair services, and babysit lonely range-tops during long vacations.
Only a short meatball toss from the Willamette River, The Delta Bar whips up homestyle comfort dishes such as pulled pork, deep-fried zucchini, and steaming lasagna. Patrons can also retreat to Delta’s outdoor patio for bar offerings of Jack Daniel's and top-shelf Patron tequila.
Though it originally sold only two things—audio products and wireless phones—Car Toys has gradually expanded its repertoire. Today, with 50 locations spread across four states, electronics-certified technicians install everything from Alpine in-dash navigation units to phone-integration systems that sync iPhones, Androids, and tin cans to car stereos. Meanwhile, in the garage, detailing technicians meticulously spruce up cars inside and out, using deionized water, paint-friendly shampoos, and high-quality wash mitts to protect against scratches, swirls, and water spots. The team also sweeps through interiors with vacuums, hot-water extractors, and ozone deodorizing treatment, which kills airborne bacteria and nasty smells in one fell swoop.