PEOPLE WE WORK WITH
(and really like!)

 

Appliances:

Galvin Appliance
Tami Roberts
619 San Pablo Ave
Albany, CA 94706
Phone: 510-527-2244

Home Depot
Website: www.HomeDepot.com
 
Sears
Website: www.Sears.com
 
Lowe’s
Website: www.Lowes.com
 

Architects:
 
Baran Studios
Matt Baran
Phone: 510-595-6744
 
Rudolph Widmann
Phone: 510-859-7172
 

Asbestos Removal:
 
Synergy Enterprises-Asbestos, Mold, Lead Based Paint
Jake Holt
28436 Satellite St.
Hayward, CA 94545
Phone: 510-259-1700 x108
Fax 510-259-1771
Cell: 510-952-6741
 

Attorneys:
 
Halpern Law Office
Reece Halpern
1534 Solano Avenue
Albany, CA 94707
Phone: 510-527-4337
Email: info@halpernlawoffice.com
 
Business and Real Estate Law
John E. Gutierrez
2550 Ninth Street Suite 202
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone: 510-647-0600
Fax: 510-644-1905
Email: joguti@aol.com
 
Fried & Williams LLP
Clifford E. Fried
1901 Harrison Street
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-625-0100
Email: cfried@friedwilliams.com
 

Blinds:
 
3 Day Blinds
Phone: 800-700-1860
Website: www.3dayblinds.com
 

Cabinets/Counters:
 
Granite Expo
3401 Mandela Parkway
Oakland, CA 94608
Phone: 510-652-6898
Fax: 510-652-6998
 

Carpet Cleaning:
 
The Carpet Marshall
David Claire
82 A St
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: 925-825-7692
 
Sergio’s Carpet Cleaning
Phone: 925-360-8563
 

Chimney Cleaning and Repairs:
 
DNA Chimney Services
39 Dutton Ave
San Leandro, CA 94577
Phone: 510-200-9775
 

Chimney Inspector:
 
DNA Chimney Services
39 Dutton Ave
San Leandro, CA 94577
Phone: 510-200-9775
 
Berkeley Chimneys
Nick Duggan
1221 Curtis St
Albany, CA 94706
Phone: 510-528-1002
 

Cleaners (HOUSE):
 
Claudia Curiel
Phone: 707-310-5807
 
Maria Diaz
Phone: 510-684-8192
 

Contractor/
Construction:
 
Mircea Ilie Construction Inc.
3455 Arcadian Drive
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Phone: 510-459-5502
 
Waters Construction
Don and Kim Waters
955 Stannage Avenue
Albany, CA 94706
Phone: 510-558-8629
Cell: 510-367-3919
 

Copy Store:
 
Copy Central
Any store location
 
PsPrint
2861 Mandela Pkwy
Oakland, CA 94608
Tel: 800-511-2009
Website: www.psprint.com
 

Custom Supplies:
 
4imprint.com
Carrie Berndt Customer Service Representative
Email: cberndt@4imprint.com
Phone 1-877-446-7746 ext  8447
 

Design/Build
 
Laura Martin Bovard Interiors
339 15th Street, Suite 301
Oakland, CA 94612
Email: laura@lmbinteriors.com
Office: 510.531.8438
 

Electricians:
 
John Wultanski
Phone: 510-861-6071
 
Earle’s Lo-Cost Electric
Earle Chapman
Phone:510-436-4787
Email: earle@sbcglobal.net
 
El Cerrito Electric Co.
Mike Gonzales
Email: mike@elceritoelectricco.com
10362 San Pablo Ave.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Tel: 510-527-3807
 

Engineers:
 
Ron Loar
Structural Engineer
Email: ronloar@comcast.net
Phone: 510-843-2812
 
Scott Sparling
Structural Engineer
Email: scott@scottsinthehouse.com
Phone: 510-703-4774
 
Dan Szumski
Phone: 510-839-0399
 

Flooring:
 
Miguel Noyola
Phone: 415-240-9027
 
Lumber Liquidators
Website: www.lumberliquidators.com
Phone: 1-800-HARDWOOD
 
Oakland Wood Floors
Phone: 650-906-9403
 
Floor Dimensions (VINYL, CARPET, LAMINATE)
Website: www.floordimensions.com
 
Expo Design Center (Home Depot)
(VINYL, CARPET, LAMINATE)
40th and Hollis, Emeryville
 

Florists:
 
Lee’s Discount Florist
Website: www.leesdiscountfloristoakland.com
Phone: 510-251-0880
 
Kensington Flowers
398 Colusa Ave
Kensington, CA 94707
Phone: 510-526-0445 or 800-506-0445
Email: kensingtonflowers@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.kensingtonflowershop.com
 

Foundations:
 
Alameda Structural
1620 Clinton Avenue
Alameda, CA 94501
Phone: 510-523-1610
Website: www.alamedastructural.com
 
GT Inspects
4820 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619
Website: www.gtinspects.com
Phone: 510-530-0687
 

Gardeners/Landscape:
 
Saul Diaz
Phone: 510-367-5913
 
Benjamin Castaneda
Phone: 510-914-4700
 

Client Gifts:
 
Harry & David
5624A Bay Street
Emeryville, CA 94608
Phone: 510-653-7531
 

Granite and Marble:
 
Stone Concepts
Tai Tu
Phone: 510-421-6061
Email: stoneconceptsmarble@yahoo.com
 

Handymen/women:
 
Tim Borja
Phone: 510-220-4041
 
Ruben Hidalgo
Phone: 510-325-4416
 
Franklin Soka
Window washer, house power washing, contractor, handyman
Mobile 510-773-1847
Email: frabklinsola@sbcglobal.net
 

Hauling:
 
Saul Diaz
Phone: 510-367-5913
 
Got Junk
Website:www.1800GotJunk.com
Phone: 800-GotJunk
 

Heating/Plumbing/Air Conditioning:
 
Atlas
Phone: 510-893-1343
 
Harry Clark
Phone: 510-444-1776
 
Boss Mechanical
Bob Sloat
6255 Arlington Boulevard
Richmond, CA 94805
Office 510-965-9600
Cell: 510-812-4051
Website: www.bossmechanical.com
 
T.A. Roberts Plumbing Company
Todd Roberts
Phone: 510-912-2428
 

Home Inspectors:
 
Homewise Inspections, Inc.
David Venable
4338 Fruitvale Ave.
Oakland, CA 94602
Phone: 510-562-8443
E-mail: david.venable@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.homewiseinspectionsinc.com

JMC Building Inspection Service
1410 Alcatraz Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
Phone: 510-525-7173
Email: info@jmcinspections.com
 
 
Fryer Consulting
John Fryer
Phone: 510-682-4908
Email: johnfryer@gmail.com
Website: www.fryerconsulting.com
 
MBrady Inspections LLC
Michael Brady
Phone: 510-610-9816
Email: mbradyinspections.com
Website: www.mbradyinspections.com
 
Cogley Property Inspections
Brian Cogley
Phone: 510-295-8021
Email: Brian@cogleyinspections.com
Website: www.cogleyinspections.com
 
Brogan Home Inspection
John Brogan
Phone: 510-835-3887
Email: cbrogan123@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.broganhomeinspection.com
 
Bay Area Home Inspections
Frank Casillas
Phone: 510-758-6278
Email: frankcasillas@ymail.com
Website: www.bayareahomeinspection.net
 

Home Staging:
 
Spruce Home Design
Laurie Augenti
Phone: 917-535-4618
Email: laurie@sprucedhome.com
Website: www.sprucedhome.com
Furbish
Olga Boyd
Phone: 510-918-8243
Email: furbishgroup@gmail.com
Website: www.furbishgroup.com
 
Divine Home Staging
Alma Valdez
Phone: 707-386-8570
 
Pierce Design and Staging
Kim Pierce
Phone: 510-912-4686
Email: piercedesignandstaging@yahoo.com
 
Chic Home Interiors
Joanne O’Donnell
510-435-0760
 

Home Warranty:
 
Fidelity Home Warranty
Jennifer Britton
Voicemail: 800-308-1424 x 3310
Cell: 925-216-3169
Email: jennifer.britton@fnf.com
 
Old Republic Home Warranty Plan
Phone: 800-445-6999
 

Insurance:
 
Farmers Insurance
John Lee
Phone: 415-440-9595
Email: jklinsurance@yahoo.com
 

Key Services:
 
B&T Locksmith
Brian Nidever
Phone: 510-508-5612
             510-965-0000
 
Velocity
10058 San Pablo Avenue
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Phone: 510-525-4668
Website: www.velocitylockandkey.com
 
Ace Hardware
 
Home Depot
 

Lenders:
 
JVM Lending
1850 Mt. Diablo Boulevard
Suite 140
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: 925-855-4491
Email: jvmteam@jvmlending.com
Website: www.jvmlending.com
 
Summit Funding
Arlo Zoerner
200 Pringle Avenue, Suite 300
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: 925-289-9770
Email: azoerner@summitfunding.net
Website: www.summitfunding.net/lo/azoerner
 
Summit Funding
Alex Alexander
Phone: 925-627-1016
Email: alex.alexander@summitfunding.net
Website: http://summitfunding.net/sites/index.php?var=aalexander
 
Citywide Home Loans
Mike Molina
Phone: 510-629-5626
Email: mike.molina@chl.cc
Website: www.themolinagroup.guru
 

Mass Mailings:
 
Expresscopy.com  (Postcards/Flyers)
 

Mold Testing:
 
Block Environmental
Phone: 925-682-7200
Website: www.blockenviron.com
 

Movers:
 
Stu Miller
Phone: 510-528-3000
 

Notary:
 
Gigi Sagmit
Phone: 510-304-3050
 

Office Supplies:
 
Staples.com
Website: www.staples.com
 
Office Depot
Website: www.officedepot.com
 

Paper Shredding:
 
Automatic Response Systems
1461 Eastshore Highway
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone: 800-380-8202
Fax: 510-524-4997
Website: www.compax.com
 

Painters:
 
Michael Hernandez
Phone: 415-377-4786
 
Ruben Hidalgo
Phone: 510-325-4416
 
Paul the Painter
Phone: 707-656-7206
Phone: 510-685-4226
 
J & D Painting
Harold Jagoda
Phone: 510-538-9838
Website: www.jdpainting.net
 
David Zaidman
Phone: 510-685-2345
 
Ivy Painting
Michael
Phone: 510-520-7771
 

Pest Control:
 
Charles J. Mayer & Company
Phone: 800-861-1881
Email: charlesjmayer@aol.com
Website: www.charlesjmayer.com
 
 
East Bay Structural
Phone: 510-652-4712
Email: office@eastbaystructural.com
Website: www.eastbaystructural.com
 
GT Inspects
4820 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619
Website: www.gtinspects.com
Phone: 510-530-0687
Fax: 510-743-4259
 
McDonald Termite
Phone: 510-525-2202
 

Photographers:
 
Shoey Sindel
1607 Solano Ave
Berkeley, CA 94707
Phone: 510-917-0659
 

Photos for Real Estate Listings
 
Open Home Photography
Website: www.openhomephotography.com
 
LucidPic Photography
Rich Anderson
Phone: 510-407-1779
Email: richsfusa@aol.com
Website: www.lucidpic.zenfolio.com

Scott Hargis Photo
155 Filbert St, Suite 254
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: 510-551-3647
Email: scott@scotthargisphoto.com
Website: www.scotthargisphoto.com
 

Plumbing:
 
Star Rooter & Plumbing Inc.
Paul Castillo
Phone: 510-481-1555
Email: contact@starrooter.com
 
Val Betti
Phone: 510-232-5593
Email: info@valbetti.com
Website: www.valbetti.com
 
T.A. Roberts Plumbing Company
Todd Roberts
Phone: 510-912-2428
 

Rental Listers:
 
Craigslist
Website: www.craigslist.com
 
Hotpads
Website: www.hotpads.com
 

Roofing:
 
Ideal Roofing
Jim Merlone
Phone: 510-536-1111
Email: fran@idealroofingcorp.com
Website: www.idealroofingcorp.com
 
Interstate Roofing
Bill Wong
Phone: 510-601-6369
 
Planchon Roofing
Phone: 510-235-4056
Email: planchonroofing@att.net
Website: www.planchonroofing.com
 

Sewer:
 
L.S. Construction
Marcos Mejia
Phone: 510-773-1083 or 510-773-0518
Email: marcos.mejia@att.net
 
Star Rooter & Plumbing Inc.
Paul Castillo
Phone: 510-481-1555
Email: contact@starrooter.com
 

Sign Posts:
 
Sign Setters
2551 San Ramon Valley Road, Ste. 219
San Ramon, CA 94583
Website:www.signsetters.com
 

Storage:
 
Public Storage
Phone: 800-44STORE
 

Surveyor
 
Denise Baker
510-526-0993
dbaker@constuctionsurveyinc.com
 
Andreas Deak
510-865-4289
andreasdeak@yahoo.com
 
Bay Area Land Surveying Inc.
3065 Richmond Parkway, Suite 101
Richmond, CA 94806
Phone 510-223-5167
Email: info@balsinc.net
Website: www.balsinc.net
 

Title Companies:
 
Chicago Title Company
Eden Toothman
1320 Solano Avenue
Albany, CA 94706
Phone: 510-528-3880
Fax: 510-528-2294
Email: eden.toothman@ctt.com
 

Underground Storage Tank Remover:
 
Golden Gate Tank Removal, Inc.
Ascencion Mora
Cell: 415-724-4361
3730 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
Tel: 415-512-1555
Fax: 415-514-0964
 

Window Washing:
 
A1 The Clear Choice
Stuart Sugden
Phone: 510-914-5214 or 415-450-7553
Email: stuart@a1theclearchoice.com
Website: www.a1theclearchoice.com
 
 
Mr. Sparkle
Window washer, power wash
Work/fax 510-504-7048
Mobile 510-482-1730
Admin@mrsparkle.biz