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. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
Strengthening the community begins by supporting and visiting local businesses like this one. To learn more about this business, check out their website or simply stop by, say hello, and discover—or rediscover—all that this business has to offer.
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
Mermaids Cleaning Service
Ask anyone who's ever tried to scrape old gunk out of an oven: sometimes cleaning jobs take longer than you'd think. That's why the cleaners at Mermaids Cleaning Service don't charge by the hour; instead, they offer residential and commercial cleaning services at a flat rate, which helps ensure that customers get the service they want without any extra charges. No matter what type of chores are on the schedule, the cleaners also keep the planet in mind with a full selection of eco-friendly sanitizing products.