Since its birth as a single-bay tire shop in 1929, Jack Williams Tire & Auto Service Centers has vastly expanded its array of vehicle services and spawned more than 20 additional shops throughout the state. During each of the three included oil changes, a team of knowledgeable car whisperers convinces motors' mouths to open wide as they swap soiled oil for up to five quarts of fresh, standard engine juice and install a new filter. Steel steeds with a flat tire can lurch into the shop and ask one of Jack Williams' experts to repair it; if the puncture wound is fixable, drivers can enjoy lifetime repairs and rebalancing on that one tire. To top it all off, rewards-booklet-toting folk can enjoy a bevy of additional savings including a 50% discount on a wheel alignment and a state safety inspection, as well as free shuttle service and complimentary midservice performances of "Greased Lightning."
While the bristles of automated car washes may make some drivers uneasy, customers of Wash and Roll Carwash need not fear. Instead of a vestibule outfitted with steel floors and metal rails, Wash and Roll uses an open wash bay equipped with ultrasonic sensors, soft foam brushes, and touch-free, oscillating nozzles that eliminate dirt and grime without harming exteriors. A splash of detergent instantly loosens stuck-on muck, allowing the spot-free rinse’s purified water to effortlessly wash away debris without the need for rough scrubbing or amateur witchcraft. Three pigments of color polish and a coating of clear-coat polish enhance and protect paint before a powerful dryer finishes the job without leaving behind spots or excess water. After the wash, drivers can retreat to the onsite convenience store for a snack. Wash and Roll guarantees customer satisfaction, or the next wash is on the house.
Short of creating physical clouds to hold people aloft, Mattress Warehouse stocks almost every imaginable furnishing to help customers catch a few Z’s. Rows of name-brand mattresses from Sealy, Simmons Beautyrest, Serta, and Tempur-Pedic entice customers to replace their worn pad for new bedding, such as a standard mattress, a fluffy pillowtop unit, or a memory foam piece that conforms to bodies. Beyond mattresses, the warehouse also carries an ample collection of box springs, full bed sets with rails and headboards, and even premium futon mattresses that revitalize foldable couches.
The licensed and insured professionals at Specialty Air Ducts aren't doctors, but they do help their clients feel better. That's because by ensuring home air vents are free of dirt, mold, and bacteria, they can actually bring relief to those suffering from allergies, asthma, headaches, and even sinus problems. Using EPA-approved cleaning solutions, they'll safely and effectively remove buildup from ducts, improving indoor air quality and ensuring home heating and cooling systems work as efficiently as possible.
In the late 1930s, Andy Dellecave founded Mercury Sporting Goods, a neighborhood shop specializing in men’s tailored clothing and sportswear. After a couple decades helping gentlemen find the perfect fit for their blazers, trousers, or space suits, Andy noticed a new calling: helping them keep their new duds clean. In 1955, he moved Mercury to the freshly erected Keyser Oak Shopping Center and renamed it Mercury One-Hour Cleaners, complementing his tailoring services with full-service dry cleaning. Now a Scranton institution as well, Mercury has since opened a second location. It’s also been passed down to Andy’s sons, John and Jim, who continue a legacy that today includes same-day dry cleaning, leather and suede cleaning, and expert tailoring and alterations.
Nationally certified in therapeutic massage and bodywork, Nancy Nicholson, LMT, helps her clients relax and heal. She does so through Swedish massage and deep-tissue massage modalities, as well as through customizable 30-minute therapeutic sessions. In addition to her own services, Nancy also transports a massage chair to different locations for on-site sessions, such as homes or offices.