Grown from two small shops to 28 locations by the sweat equity of a hard-working father-and-son team, McGee Tire?s open-air bays now proudly display the cobalt and maize d?cor signifying their status as authorized Goodyear dealers. Skilled hands outfit hoisted cars with conventional and standard oil while computerized systems recalibrate tires, brake service secures stoppers, and transmission tune-ups correct gear-bound problems. At the core of full-scale commercial fleet services, a specialized shearography machine helped earn McGee Auto Service & Tire a mention on ]Modern Tire Dealer's](http://www.moderntiredealer.com/) list of Top 100 Retreaders in the U.S. Oversize vehicle service also caters to recreational drivers, with RV service including repairing electrical systems, recalibrating drive trains, and restocking the feedback of the horn's onboard bugler.
At more than 1,200 Mattress Firm locations around the country, shoppers sink into plush mattresses, recline on firm beds, and belly-flop onto pillow tops. Knowledgeable staffers can help customers create an ideal bedtime environment by dispensing advice based on sleep preferences and illuminating the difference between the many kinds of mattresses. And to the delight of their customers, much of Mattress Firm's bedding wears the label of a premium brand, such as Sealy, Serta, Simmons Beautyrest, or Stearns & Foster.
Bill Jackson's Shop for Adventure is a full-service outfitter providing adventure apparel and instruction to outdoor enthusiasts. With this deal, Grouponers can choose between a lesson in recreational or sea kayaking to fulfill their nautical needs. The four-hour sea-kayaking lesson is broken into two two-hour sessions during which ocean-bound students will learn rescue skills, fundamental techniques, and canoe insults. In the 3-hour recreational lesson, aspiring aqua navigators will practice entries, reentries, rescues, and paddle techniques. To avoid insidious dolphin pranks, lessons are held in the heated indoor pool and the on-site lake.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 2?10 people
Parking: Free street parking
Reservations/Appointments: Not offered
Good for Kids: No
Walk-ins Welcome: Yes
Most popular offering: E-cig starter kits and e-juice
Pro Tip: Come try any of the more than 300 flavors and 15 brands of e-juice at our tasting bar.
Q&A with Greg, Owner
What sets your business apart from your competition?
We have a large selection of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers, hardware, e-juice and accessories. We also have a full tasting bar which allows for customers to try everything we sell.
What was the inspiration for starting this business?
We noticed that electronic cigarette popularity has been increasing, and that they may be safer and healthier that traditional cigarettes.
What is the best reaction you?ve ever gotten from a customer?
Thank you for helping me quit smoking.
Every week, the curators of Second Image add a staggering 4,000 new items to their clothing racks. Well, maybe "new" isn't quite the right word?the garments have been worn before, hailing from closets they've recently outgrown. Seen by a new pair of eyes, these shirts, pants, dresses, jewelry pieces, and accessories get a fresh reimagining, and go home with shoppers who add them to their personal wardrobes. Like Albert Einstein, however, the thrift store is actually known for more than a keen fashion sense. That?s because the collection also encompasses items like toys, books, and electronics. And, due to frequent sales and specials, the shop makes it easy to stock up without emptying one's wallet.
Success by Design's spa, Spa by Design, offers better rewards for their clients' effort and success than a perfectly exfoliated carrot at the end of a stick. Situated in a separate building from Success by Design, the spa invites guests to unwind amid environs decorated in warm browns and aqua blues, soundtracked by a soothing waterfall and scented with aromatherapy. Here, hot-stone massages melt tense muscles and signature anti-aging facials firm skin with enzymes, seaweed, and lift serum.