The team at PPG Pittsburgh Paints has dedicated 90 years to sprucing up homes with its revered brand of vivid paints, stains, and primers. Multiple sheens of Manor Hall ($61.38+/gal.) and Manor Hall Timeless ($67.65+/gal.) paint stand ready to replace previous exterior embellishments, such as presidential portraits painted in mustard. Sun-Proof, whose penetrating formula provides long-lasting UV protection ($58.41+/gal.), helps to prevent al fresco fortifications from cracking and peeling during super-soaker season.
On Woodside Nursery & Garden Center's 5-acre grounds, a sprawling greenhouse hosts seasonal, Long Island–grown florae. The nursery staff cultivates its own flowers, vegetable plants, and herbs onsite to oversee every facet of growth and read each plant its preferred bedtime story at night. With photos and measurements for reference, these green-thumbed experts will also help customers design lush landscapes free of charge. Woodside's stock changes with the necessities of the seasons, with sundry flowers in the springtime, pond fish in the summer, pumpkins in the fall, and Christmas trees and wreaths in the winter.
The Spa 25 welcomes visitors for a quiet and relaxing retreat from the hectic outside world. In the elegant spa, staffers beautify each area of the body, waxing away excess hair, applying facials to remove dead skin, and giving muscles a melting massage to complement intense workouts. The hydrating foot treatment brings spring to the step, and the full-body polish treatment exfoliates customers from head to toe and buffs in a coat of hydration cream to dramatically increase their Blue Book resale value.
At Alpine Chimney Sweeps Inc., Joseph Casey heads up a licensed and insured squad of chimney sweeps that tend to household smokestacks. An industry stalwart for the better part of two decades, Joseph keeps his certifications up-to-date and expertise sharp through memberships in both the National Chimney Sweep Guild and the National Fire Protection Agency. Chimney owners can talk with a service rep to determine issues concerning the safety and operation of their chimney. [Services]http://www.alpinechimneysweeps.com/About.html) range from check-ups and repairs to removal of misguided search and rescue teams hunting down the source of a smoke signal. For each service rendered, the team exceeds building codes and construction best practices, and will even throw in a smoke test and safety inspection.