Providing an arsenal of home-improvement tools and services, Ace Hardware arms handypersons in the war against home repairs and DIY projects. Potting soil (up to $12) gives flowers a healthy foundation in which to grow up, learn to read, and run for mayor. Uncouth kitchen floors can find refinement with BonaKemi floor cleaner ($9+), and leaky pipes can cease their hydro hemorrhaging with a Dogbone swiveling wrench set ($19.99). Provide residential access to old friends, new family members, and trustworthy street magicians with duplicate keys ($1.99), allowing them to come, go, and admire your new grill tool set ($34) at their leisure.
The Bike Shop's grease-slicked, tight-shorted technicians will tinker, tighten, and lube your bike up, down, inside, and around. Your tune-up includes service and adjustment for front and rear brakes, drive trains, wheel bearings, and truing (excludes spoke replacement or rim-wall correction), filling and topping-off of air and fluids, and a complete safety check followed by road testing if the weather is cooperating. It does not include parts. Additional charges may apply for hydraulic brakes.
As a regional manufacturer distributing products within a 500-mile radius, McCormick Paints takes a leadership position in truly green manufacturing and distribution by reducing energy, fuel and emissions in the delivery of products to the marketplace. McCormick Paints operates 24 retail store locations.
Every decent neighborhood needs three things: a good school, a mailman that barks back when dogs say hello, and a good hardware store. Frager's Hardware has served as the last of those on Capitol Hill since 1920, when Russian immigrant Fritz "Frank" Frager opened it after getting laid off from his job as a cabinetmaker at the Navy Yard.
Frager's Lawn & Garden Center has helped their neighbors' outdoor foliage thrive as well, providing sound advice for year-round garden maintenance.
Cascade Management provides homes and offices with integral maintenance services to keep them looking good and running smoothly. The property professionals accomplish tasks big and small, from janitorial work to junk removal and landscaping. They also share their expertise via consulting services for businesses looking to go green or expand their client bases.
The versatile team at LG Property Solution can remodel homes from the inside out. For interiors, they expertly brighten rooms with Benjamin Moore paint and install hardwood floor. Exteriors get a sprucing with vinyl siding and custom porches.