With more than 25 years of experience, Box Brothers offers a panoply of packing supplies and accouterments along with brand-name and custom shipping services. Box Brothers stocks more than 100 different sizes of boxes, including standard 1.5-cubic-foot book- or record-carton boxes ($1.49 each, $1.29 each in a bundle of 25) and sweater-sheltering wardrobe boxes ($12.99, $11.99 each in a bundle of five). Box Brothers’ cardboard cowboys will help find the right receptacle for hand-woven wares, and they can also make or cut custom-size boxes for oddly shaped items such as spare harpoons and handcrafted kitchen sinks.
The technicians at 1st American Air harness powerful vacuums, ultraviolet light, and electrostatic technology to improve one of the most natural and essential parts of human existence: breathing. Air-duct experts use high-tech devices such as shrinking machines to journey into the home’s hidden passageways to draw out dirt and dust, and they can install germicidal lights to preemptively ward off the growth of bacteria and viruses. Technicians also can purify air and thwart the dissemination of allergens by spritzing sanitizing agents into ducts or installing electrostatic filters that pluck unsuspecting dirt particles out of the air using magnetic charges.
Drill bits twist, measuring tape unfurls, and saws chomp through two-by-fours in ACE Hardware, where shelves dangle with scores of tools and other home-improvement essentials. Wall pigment by Ace Paint and Benjamin Moore beams across the color spectrum as faucet parts and cabinet hardware retool aging abodes and jury-rigged time machines. Large appliances, such as Honeywell space heaters, Perfect Aire air conditioners, and Cadet thermostats, keep indoor air at a comfortable temperature. Outside, bags of seed and compost join charcoal grills to brighten backyard celebrations as rolling hand trucks heft heavy lumber purchases or prefab doghouses for socialite canines. Tools, electrical tape, and other handyman essentials round out each location's array of fixative and creative supplies.
Pairing cutting-edge building materials and a truly professional touch, Renewal by Andersen of Sacramento helps homeowners inject new life into a room by adding custom-designed windows or patio doors. High-performance Low-E4 glass or durable, eco-friendly Fibrex glass alternatives allow warm, natural light to enliven homes, and the selection of 11 different finishes—ranging from polished chrome to oil-rubbed bronze—ensures that the new door or window complements the home's existing aesthetic. Additionally, the highly trained technicians take pride in their installation skills, visiting homes all year-round and meticulously ensuring that the results of each job are satisfactory. In addition to beautifying rooms, Renewal by Andersen of Sacramento's installation and maintenance services can help homes by plugging drafty leaks and blocking flocks of migrating pollen.
Professional Garage Doors handles installations, maintenance, and repairs for commercial and residential entryways. Understanding that style is just as important as function when it comes to curb appeal, the technicians keep homes and autos secure with custom garage doors styled to accentuate the beauty of any home. Additionally, they also install and repair manual and automatic openers, mend and test persnickety torsion springs, align bent and rusted tracks, replace awry panels, and quiet clangorous doors.
For the past 43 years, Moraga Hardware & Lumber has been solving dwelling dilemmas great and small with a wide selection of tools, garden accessories, and more. Spruce up dingy dens by creating your own abstract forest with dueling shades of green Ralph Lauren (from $29.99) and Mythic (from $33.99) paint. Green cleaning products such as Vaska all-natural laundry detergent ($14.99) and compact fluorescent bulbs ($1+) provide eco-friendly options for people who like to be seen wearing clothes. Celebrate the Fourth of July in December with a fleet of Weber grills ($139+), sturdily built for grilling truckloads of hot dogs and edible sparklers. Straddle the space-time-home-improvement continuum with Moraga Hardware & Lumber's old-fashioned, neighborly customer service and its 21st-century selection of high-quality hardware.