Local Services in Pittsburgh

jcp portraits – Up to 83% Off Photo Shoots

Multiple Locations

$125 $25

Professional photographers capture families, babies, and individuals with custom backgrounds, props, and variety of poses

Up to 88% Off Lifetouch Portrait Packages at Target Portrait Studio

Multiple Locations

$204.95 $25

Photographers customize backdrops and props before capturing images with professional gear; posting images in online gallery within 24 hours

91% Off Photo Shoot from Portrait Scene

Multiple Locations

$218 $19

Seasoned photographers capture individuals and families during on-location shoots

Half Off Digital Conversion Services

Pittsburgh

$20 $10

Professionals transfer memories on VHS, prints, or film to DVD or USB

65% Off a Real-Estate Licensing Course

Multiple Locations

$340 $120

Real-estate licensing course prepares future salespeople for their exam with real-estate law, math, terminology, and licensing material

50% Off Phone or Tablet Repairs

Multiple Locations

$50 $25

Level 3 Certified Repair Technicians provide general repairs on phones or tablets; brands such as Apple, Blackberry, Nokia, and Samsung

Up to 70% Off Storage Rentals or Supplies

Multiple Locations

$197.97 $60

Storage units safely hold patrons' belongings; available packing supplies include boxes, bubble wrap, and moving pads

Up to 61% Off at South Hills Tutoring Service

Pleasant Hills

$165 $79

Certified teachers meet with students one-on-one to work on everything from math or English homework to SAT or ACT test prep

45% Off Laser Coaching

Ross

$98 $54

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Up to 56% Off Smartphone or Computer Repair

Multiple Locations

$80 $35

A cell-phone emporium repairs cracked or broken glass on iPhones and myriad computer problems

Up to 62% Off Relationship Coaching

Near Downtown

$125 $49

Relationship coaching helps people deal with all stages of relationships, including dating, communication, intimate connections & boundaries

58% Off at Camera Repair Service

Downtown

$140 $59

A staff with more than 30 years' experience repairing photographic equipment cleans DSLR cameras' sensors and lenses for optimal performance

50% Off Studio Photography

Banksville

$175 $88

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

76% Off Professional Photography

Brookline

$250 $59

Professional photographer takes pictures for one hour on location or in studio, resulting in 10-20 edited digital images and four prints

Up to 57% Off Fashion Consultations from Christina Kennedy Styles

Pittsburgh

$135 $59.99

Style expert leads personal shopping expeditions, revamps closets, and nurtures each client's unique fashion goals

Half Off Personal-Stylist Services

Pittsburgh

$30 $15

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

65% Off Three-Hour Training Course for Job Seekers

Canonsburg

$225 $79

Degreed job seekers learn to successfully market themselves in a three-hour course that focuses on resumes, interview skills, and more

Up to 53% Off Printing Services

North Huntingdon

$40 $19

Printing professionals whip up everything from business cards to custom letter head

Up to 83% Off Photo Shoot with Prints

Irwin

$340 $59

Photographers shoot up to eight subjects in-studio or on-location; each shoot yields prints and digital images

Up to 67% Off Photo-Shoot Package

Charleroi

$60 $20

People and pets gather in the studio for a photo shoot that yields three photo sheets

50% Off Dog Boarding Costs or Doggy Daycare

Monroeville

$50 $25

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

55% Off Childcare

Washington

$210 $94

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Up to 60% Off In-Studio Dance Photography

Mount Pleasant

$119 $59

Professional photographer shoots dancers in studio with multiple outfit changes

Up to 76% Portrait or Wedding Photography Package

Furnace Hill Photography

$250 $59

The wedding package includes up to 10 hours of coverage; both packages include prints and digital images

50% Off Pet Boarding

Youngstown

$44 $22

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Hotel for pets provides climate-controlled private suite with TVs, along with seven play times in large yards throughout the day

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Kimberly Garsed founded Urban Dog Playcare to provide dog owners with a place to put their pets when they were otherwise engaged with work or play, thus making it possible for more people to welcome dogs into their families. Kimberly has more than 20 years of experience training dogs, and her core staff draws on more than 10 years of experience when attending to the health and happiness of their clients’ canines. During playcare, four-legged friends roam around a 5,000-square-foot facility with five distinct play areas, two of which have a rubber surface to cushion dogs’ feet and better facilitate their self-directed gymnastics competitions. Owners can keep tabs on their pooches through the facility's webcam, unless the staff and their charges have embarked on one of the frequent custom field trips to exotic, pet-friendly locales such as the Santa Monica Mountains.

Boarders visiting the hospitable facility eat nutritious meals and tire themselves out during vigorous walks before being escorted to slumberland by a skilled dog wrangler who continues to watch pets into the wee hours. Dogs sleep atop beds or blankets in kennel runs or crates with housemates. Because the dog wrangler stays with the doggies all night, the animals are never alone.

5601 Butler St
Pittsburgh,
PA
US

Owners and principal members of the stylist team Emilio and Gino corral their decades of experience to create two distinct spaces where clients revel in personalized services. They staff more than 60 aesthetes, each of whom receives focused training on adjusting hair, skin, nail, and massage services to clients’ stated preferences and lifestyle. During and after haircuts, the team uses a house brand of products to style strands and address specific hair problems such as color fading, excessive oil, or naturally occurring pipe cleaners. During facials, the aestheticians home in on what lies below bangs by cleansing, toning, exfoliating, and moisturizing skin, and tension dissipates during therapists' restful massage sessions. The downtown Pittsburgh location also plays host to an elegant serata—a private, chandelier-lit escape where bridal parties can enjoy ultimate relaxation before addressing the fact that their friend is marrying a panda bear.

343 Blvd Of The Allies
Pittsburgh,
PA
US

White delivery vans scrawled with purple and teal lettering roll into driveways twice a week, hauling dirty clothes away and returning them clean and fresh. The magic happens at Four Seasons's Squirrel Hill headquarters, where a second-generation owner helms an array of dry and water-based cleaning services. He and his cleaning team inspect each piece to single out stains before subjecting them to a dry-cleaning machine with organic-based fluid and other eco-friendly techniques. During their specialty Execu-Shirt regimen, techs hand-scrub collars and cuffs, replace missing buttons, and quiz them on Fortune 500 companies before ironing and folding or hanging them. They also tailor ripped seams and sagging hemlines, store furs in a temperature-controlled vault, and preserve wedding gowns with a museum-style, acid-free protection process.

1716 Murray Ave
Pittsburgh,
PA
US

In the late 1970s, career educators Eileen and Raymond Huntington opened the first Huntington Learning Center in Oradell, New Jersey. Their goal was to take an individualized approach to education, adjusting instructional tactics according to each student's particular set of needs. Their success in helping K–12 students prepare for exams and improve grades and study skills quickly spawned franchises across New York and New Jersey.

Today, the certified Huntington tutoring staff utilizes testing and rubrics for assessing each child's skills, academic needs and potential for growth. The teachers even note the student's behavior in different testing and academic situations to craft a methodology sensitive to each child's learning style. Teachers also adhere to the company's code of ethics that stresses professionalism and confidentiality, encouraging pupils to improve their grades honestly through dedicated study rather than shortcuts.

4721 McKnight Rd
Pittsburgh,
PA
US

As Pierogies Plus's chefs filter into the kitchen early each morning, they peek at the vast pot of potatoes they left to boil overnight, making sure each spud is tender and ready to tuck inside their signature dumplings. The multigenerational kitchen staff—some of whom have been making pierogies for four, five, or seven decades—roll out rounds of dough and top them with sauerkraut, kielbasa, potatoes, and other fillings, following a special recipe espoused by Food Network chef Bobby Flay. Then chefs center each dollop of filling, hand pinch the pierogies into scallop-edged crescents until they cry uncle, and cook them until the dough turns golden. Pierogies Plus dishes out its eponymous treats and other Eastern European dishes both in its McKees Rocks storefront and in an online store, and caters special events, such as graduation parties and weddings.

342 Island Ave
Mc Kees Rocks,
PA
US

Mattress World carries more than 20 mattress brands and houses more than 100 mattress styles in its wall-to-wall-mattress store. Factory-trained sales associates guide guests to mattresses that fulfill their needs in terms of firmness, durability, size, and ability to withstand being dropped off a 10-story building.

165 Quinn Dr
Pittsburgh,
PA
US