Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
Advanced Chimney Sweeps
A member of the National Chimney Sweep Guild, Advanced Chimney Sweeps has kept fireplaces and chimneys in safe, working condition for more than a decade. The licensed and insured sweeps' services range from clearing the flue of soot, bird nests, and other obstructions to repairing water damage and replacing liners. With their help, homeowners can rest assured that their fireplace and chimney are as safe for inhabitants as possible, limiting the chance of starting a house fire or being sucked up the chimney into a newly formed black hole.