An authorized Ace Hardware dealer, Harbor Hardgoods Company equips households and handypersons with a durable selection of tools, paints, and domiciliary goods. Peruse vibrant paint styles from Pratt & Lambert and Ralph Lauren, then apply rich layers of Ralph Lauren interior latex ($12.99/quart) on walls, trim, and doors around your home. Detergent dish soap from Cucina ($10.99) eschews harsh chemicals for all-natural cleaning agents, and purifying hand washes ($21.99) come with nose-piquing scents, blending ginger with sicilian lemon and coriander with olive.
Miami's Quality Auto Repair slaps the prestigious ASE patch on its mechanics’ shoulders. As a NAPA AutoCare Center, the facility uses quality NAPA parts and replacements and offers NAPA’s Peace of Mind warranty, which is honored nationwide and gives drivers and their rides 12 months or 12,000 miles of protection against mechanical problems. Miami's Quality Auto Repair also carries and installs tire brands such as Firestone, Bridgestone, and Goodyear.
Established in 1928, Shell Lumber & Hardware is where the serious DIYers and pros go to get everything they need for their next pursuit. The lumber is stacked floor to ceiling throughout the store and out into its two-acre distribution center. With more than 36,000 stocked items – it has everything from fasteners to paints, stains, sealers, lighting, pool supplies, power tools and equipment. An eager, knowledgeable staff is ready to answer any question, as most of the old-timers have seen everything at least once in their 30-plus years on the job. Shell is willing to cut wood to length, allows you to test stains (to ensure you get the finish you need) and does extensive paint color matching. Best of all, it continues its long-standing tradition of offering free popcorn while you shop.
Back when Service Max Cleaning & Restoration was founded in 1984, the company's clientele included high-profile hotels and celebrities. They've since expanded, and today they send their cleaning crews into the homes of everyday citizens to clean carpets and furniture, to remove contaminants from air ducts, and to restore damage caused by flooding, fires, or temperamental cacti. Their other services include tile and grout cleaning, mold removal, and stone polishing.
Central Comfort Air Conditioning installs and services AC units and maintains ductwork to keep air fresh and AC systems efficient. All of their licensed specialists undergo thorough, up-to-date training before tuning up or repairing air conditioners. Their air-duct cleaning reduces mold, mildew, dust, and other impurities from homes’ circulated air. Twenty-four-hour service allows Central Comfort’s technicians to respond swiftly to emergency calls about Junior—or Senior—finger-painting in the duct again.