With access to thousands of frame and mat combinations, the staff at The Great Frame Up works to protect and enhance customers' wall adornments. They select frames and mats to accommodate each piece and make them stand out in a room even in the midst of distractions like living wallpaper. Specialty items such as diplomas, personalized jerseys, and dorm-room movie posters can also be mounted, and customers can consult with the specialists to find a home for prized possessions such as shoebox photos, baby booties, ticket stubs, medals, and really good pot roasts. The Great Frame Up performs each framing job onsite, ensuring that keepsakes won't be subject to mistreatment at underground commercial framing facilities. For advice, the website offers tips and trends to help customers choose, arrange, hang, and decorate everything, including the art, frame, mat, and glass.
With a verdant variety of shrubs, trees, roses, and vines, the friendly plantologists will help you wade through the veritable ocean of foliage. Beginning green-thumbers can take advantage of a jumbo planting kit, including ample plant food, vitamin B1, and planting compost—everything a person needs to lure an unsuspecting plant into captivity ($15.97 for the regular kit; $29.97 for the jumbo kit). Advanced yard-enhancements abound in the form of trees and shrubs, such as a selection of 5-gallon citrus trees, good for accenting a living space and forming a focal point for the worship of the Lemon Pledge gods ($34.99). Armstrong can also help organic gardeners reach full-flavored nirvana with a bevy of 3-inch plant varieties ($2.99; selections vary by season and location).
When other little girls were playing with their dolls, interior designer Nadine Kash was busy retrofitting dollhouses with custom furniture pieces and throw pillows. That early passion for transforming living spaces has turned into a career that’s already spanned 16 years, fueled by what Nadine describes as her ability to “see the potential in flawed spaces.” Whether it’s something as simple as dressing up bland windows or as complex as transforming a blank canvas into a finished room, she can create a livable style that blends seamlessly with the client’s personal sensibilities. Her designs can also save money by incorporating existing pieces, and she can expedite the sale of a home by assisting real-estate agents with stylized staging, in which refreshments are dramatically served in slow motion. Click here to view a sample of her work.
With more than 35 facilities spread across Arizona and California, California Arizona Storage Centers helps homeowners, renters, and business owners manage their living and working spaces with handy self-storage units, huge 14’ moving trucks, and safe stowing spaces for RVs, cars, and boats. Before freeing up valuable square footage in their domiciles, clients zero in on their exact storage-space requirement with a 3-D calculator, ensuring that every inch of storage is put to use. In addition to helping customers haul and stock cargo, California Arizona Storage Centers recycles computers, TVs, copiers, and other electronics through its All Green Electronics Recycling program, diverting more than 250,000 pounds of waste from landfills since 2010, and staving off the imminent nanobot uprising for at least a few more years.
The Official World-wide Source of Chuck Jones Artwork For over 34 years, this family-owned and operated art business has brought the art of legendary animation director to life. The Chuck Jones gallery also represents over 30 additional artists that bring joy and smiles to life.
For the past 15 years, OC Boxing and MMA Academy has been tailoring its schedule of martial-arts and boxing classes to suit the needs of professional fighters and regular fitness-seekers alike. The gym’s classic boxing program is broken into separate sessions for kids and adults of any skill level, and cardio-kickboxing classes are strictly focused on building overall fitness. Regardless of skill level, though, all students have the benefit of working with professional trainers and equipment, including the gym’s full-size elevated MMA cage and a bevy of heavy and speed bags.