With spring spreading like a bag of spilled gravy, now is the ideal time to throw open the windows and get home-care projects underway. Pick up a Steel Grip six-piece screwdriver set for $8.49 and a whole bunch of screws, anchors, and bolts (prices vary), and you'll be ready to finally mount every buffalo nickel and steel penny in your coin collection. If you need to match paint to a favorite coverlet or choose a hue that complements a pleather recliner, each store offers a paint-matching service free of charge. Get keys made for $1.99 a pop, or clean a barnacle-encrusted carpet with the help of a carpet-cleaning machine ($30 a day to rent).
Mike’s Hardware's second-generation home-improvement gurus have been helping handymen plumb, paint, and re-wire for nearly thirty years. A veritable toolbox for home improvers, Mike’s extensive product list includes hardware classics, such as locks and fasteners, as well as more obscure items, such as hard-to-find faucet parts and the mystical drill press of Arabia. Embrace odd jobs with the 6-in-1 Enderes screwdriver ($4.79) and buck up blunt blades with the [AccuSharp] (http://www.accusharp.com/) knife and tool sharpener ($9.99). Yard fanatics and ex-entomologists seeking revenge can take up arms with Kill-A-Bug concentrate ($14.95/8 oz.), and garden guardians can whack encroaching weeds and giant-enraging beanstalks with trimmer line ($2.39/40' roll). In addition to heaps of tools and household supplies, Mike’s carries bagged goods including sand, gravel, and concrete, which may come in handy for setting backyard basketball poles or encasing mobster shoes for posterity.
The team behind the mom-and-pop Fabric Warehouse started their textile adventure in 1994 with 1,000 square feet of space. Since then, the store has moved to a 12,000-square-foot building packed with colorful indoor and outdoor fabrics, along with a variety of home decorations. Fabric Warehouse's two professional designers have the knowledge and expertise to help their clients customize bedding and drapery for master bedrooms or create an animal-print theme for a Neolithic-style man cave.
The professionals at Red Stick Self Storage safely and conveniently stow customers’ belongings in well-lit and secure storage units. Electronic gates flank the facility, where the latest security systems, including high-tech cameras, keep guard over prized possessions and misbehaving futons sequestered in a time-out. After moving in belongings with the aid of Red Stick's handcarts, clients are free to access their storage units seven days a week between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. Clients can select a climate-controlled unit for temperature-sensitive items or a non-climate-controlled unit for items itching to prove their machismo.
By The Specs Roofing & Consulting repairs and replaces roofs for residential and commercial properties with a variety of products, including Atlas shingles and Firestone roofing. Its techs use infrared inspection cameras and 3D satellite imaging to detect problems from storm damage and wear. Demonstrating a commitment to the environment, By the Spec approches business from a paperless perspective, and its staff leave every workspace cleaner than they found it.
The insured cleaning crews at Mooch's Cleaning and Painting Services LLC take an all-inclusive mindset when it comes to housework. With a whole-house outlook on cleanliness and curb appeal, they tackle living rooms, kitchens, and bathrooms when cleaning interiors and beautify exteriors with painting and gardening services.