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1031 Exchange Accommodator:
Derek Phillips | DownStream Exchange | 800.743.1031 | dphillips@downstreamexchange.com


Appliance Repair:
Juan Carlos Alvarado | 626.643.2522

Andrew | American Appliance Repair | 626.336.6531

Repair Twist of Pasadena | 626.844.8890 | pasadena.repairtwist.com


Appraiser:
Frank Rosales | 626.641.0895 | rtsservices@sbcglobal.net

Gabrielle Robin | 626.398.1800 or 818.748.7037 | gr2@charter.net | lacountyappraisers.com


Arborist:
Javier Cabral | West Coast Landscape | 626.818.8704


Architect:
Dennis Braeutigam | Braeutigam Associates Design | 626.232.4247 Cell | archstudio@pacbell.net

Max Oronia | 626.675.9751

Karen Moran | 626.355.3618 | design@karenmoranarchitect.com


Art Dealers:
Roland Rynkiewicz | Vice President, Estates Auction Director | John Moran Auctioneers | 626.793.1833 | roland@johnmoran.com


Art Glass/Leaded Glass Fabrication and Installation:
Rafael and Janet Calvo | TicoTech | 626.794.1713 | ticotech@sbcglobal.net


Audio/Visual Installation:
Richard Kim | Bang & Olufsen | 626.449.5172 | bopasadena@gmail.com


Awnings:
Under the Covers | 626.440.5151


Bathtub Re-Glazing:
Amazing Glazing | 818.822.7415

Frank Clark | Miracle Method | 818.957.2177


Bee Removal:
Helen (Office) and Simon (Beekeeper) | Bee Professionals | 626.683.8884

Bee Catchers | 866.544.0074

All Valley Honey and Bee Keeper | 800.233.0405


Carpet Cleaning:
Sears Carpet and Upholstery Care | 888.337.3277 | searsclean.com


Central Heat & Air Conditioning:
Connor Heating and Air | 626.286.3157


Chimney Inspectors:
Larry Morrison | Chimney Safety Experts | 626.296.2022 | service@chimneysafetyexperts.com | chimneysafetyexperts.com

Shane Imburgia | 818.248.7300 | chimneyinspectors.com

Dave and Karen Laverdiere | Boston Brick and Stone | 626.586.1438 | bostonbrick.com

Mike Lowe | Chimney Doctor | 818.352.5862

John Lubow | 323.840.5548

John LeBaron | Chimney Check | 818.913.4927


City of Los Angeles Retrofit Contractors:
Retrofit LA | 424.242.2494

LA Low Flush Toilets | 213.736.5445


Construction Management:
Chris Mehren | Cell 626.664.9009 | cmehren@sbcglobal.net


Contractors (General):
Jeff Nott, General Contractor | 626.403.2146 | nottassc@yahoo.com

Greg Johns | 626.353.4899

Joe Grueter | Grueter Construction | Cell 626.945.8100 | Work 626.798.9525 | joe@grueterconstruction.com | www.grueterconstruction.com


Dog Sitters:
Betsey Brown | 626.533.6294

Susan Coates | 626.298.5559


Donation Pick-Ups:
Pick Up Please | 800.775.8387

The Salvation Army | 626.773.4400 | salvationarmyusa.org

Vietnam Veterans of America | 626.795.8141


Doors:
Patrick Stone | The Door Doctor | 626.285.3667


Drain Specialist:
Roy Leisure | 818.437.5254


Electrician:
Ariel Badano | Ariel’s Improvements | 818.681.5830 | arielsimprovements@yahoo.com


Environmental Home Consultants:
Dr. Owen Seiver | 818.216.9214 | ehctesting@sbcglobal.net | ehctesting.com


Environmental Testing/Removal:
Steve Roquemore | Affordable Inspection Services Inc. | 818.886.2070 | steve@affordableinspections.biz

Sky Blue Environmental Inc | 818.373.4966


Escrow Company:
Judy Pastor, Escrow Officer | Huntington Escrow | 626.795.3829 | judyp@huntingtonescrow.com


Estate Sales:
Peggy Hoy | 626.824.4141

Cynthia Abernethy | 626.355.4415

Ben McGinty | 626.710.6422 | benmcginty@sbcglobal.net | Specializing in smaller sales and contemporary collectibles

Judy Davis | 323.819.9823 | judy@davisbaconmh.com

Penny and Pig | 818.919.4389 | penny@pennyandpig.com | PennyAndPig.com


Fencing:
Gary Ambrose | Ambrose Fencing | ambrosefence@yahoo.com | ambrosefence.com

Mick Kalmar | San Gabriel Valley Ornamental Iron Works | mickdeals@yahoo.com | sgvironworks.com


Flooring:

Joseph Larry | JL Custom Flooring | 626.786.1169

Raul | Basurto Floors | 626.592.0036

Also see: Hardwood Floors


Foundation:
Greg Sylvis | 626.459.2492 | gregsylvis.com

Chimney Doctor | 818.352.5862 | ChimDoc@gmail.com


Garage Doors:
Precision Garage Doors | 818.244.7468

Superior Garage Door | 800.410.3667


Glass Shower Doors:
Sunset Glass | 800.805.0911 or 626.296.3104

Century Shower Door | 800.824.9350


Gopher Removal:
Rio | Rodent Guys | 909.599.4711


Handyman:
Ken Crane | The A Treatment | 626.720.9120

Peter Schuttelhofer | 626.793.2471


Hardwood Floors:
Charlie Vinsky | Vinsky Flooring | 626.353.568

Jose De La O Hardwood Floors | 626.221.0495

Joseph Larry | JL Custom Flooring | 626.786.1169


Heating and Air Conditioning:
Roger D. Schreck | Belaire Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. | 818.760.2740 | belairehvac@gmail.com

Connor Heating and Air | 626.286.3157


Home Inspectors:
Paul Siftar | SPI Siftar Property Inspections | 818.679.6906 or 818.246.2275 | psiftar@gmail.com


Home Stagers:
Alison DePew | Alison By Design Inc. | 818.399.6323 | AlisonByDesign@charter.net | alisonbydesign.com

Mary Jo Ballerini | Ballerini and Company | 626.798.3446 | balleriniandco@aol.com | facebook.com/BalleriniAndCompany

Susanne Hollis | Susanne Hollis Incorporated | 626.441.0346 | susannehollis.com/staging

Vicki Keros | Vicki Keros Interiors | 626.379.3490 | vkeros@sbcglobal.net


Honey:
Caroline Zorthian | Locally harvested, can be good to treat asthma | Altadena | Cell 626.755.9884


Junk Removal:
Reggie Webster II | Good Bye Junk Removal Service | 626.795.5114 | info@goodbyejunk.com | goodbyejunk.com


Landscaping:
Humberto Sanchez | 626.625.6010


Landscape Designer:
Carolyn Watson | Watson Design Group | 626.403.2971 | watsondesigngroup@hotmail.com | watsondesigngroup.net

Halle Yuhan, Certified Landscape Designer | Yuhan Design | 818.688.4911 | halle@yuhandesign.com | yuhandesign.com


Locksmith:
Altadena Lock and Key | 626.797.2606

Mirek Burzynski | Advanced Mobile Service | 626.794.8686


Metal Collector:
Jaquez Hauling | 626.862.5254

Silvia | 626.200.3044


Metal Refinishing:
Alberto’s Polish & Refinish | 626.793.2312 | albertospolishing.com


Miscellaneous Title Documents:
The Document Center | 800.592.2323 or 818.541.0901


Mold Remediation:
Bob Martinez | Mold & Water Damage Specialist, Inc. | 800.315.8950


Mold Testing:
Environmental Home Consultants | 661.296.9831 or 818.216.9214


Mortgage Lender:
Tony Moon | C2 Financial Corporation | 626.692.5763 or 626.569.8580 | tmoon@c2financial.com or tonywmoon@gmail.com

John Celic | Source One Finance Inc. | 626.296.9000 | john@jcelic.com

John Thompson | Caliber Home Loans | 626.583.1623 | john.thompson@caliberhomeloans.com


Movie Filming:
Russ Fega | Home Shoot Home | 626.794.1616 | homeshoothome.net


Moving Company:
Pink Transfer, Moving and Storage | 626.357.2919 | pink@pinkmoving.com


Organizer for Home:
Marty Stevens-Heebner – SMM-C, CAPS | Senior Move Management, Professional Organizing & Home Inventories | 818.376.0125 | ClearHomeSolutions.com


Painters:
Victor Peralta | 626.483.2140

Quality House Painting | 866.544.2210 | info@qhponline.com | qhponline.com

Partnership Painting Inc | 626.449.4097 | partnershippainting.com

Certapro Painters of Pasadena | 626.584.6111 | bmauser@certapro.com | pasadena.certapro.com


Patrol Service for Home in Greater Pasadena:
Joseph Perez, Owner | California Metro Patrol | Cell 563.888.3788 | Office 888.788.0821 |  jperez@californiametropatrol.com


Physical Inspection (City of San Marino):
Steve Olsen | 626.703.4816 or 626.786.2911 | worksteveWOlson@gmail.com


Piano Movers:
Dan | D&J Piano Moving – Pasadena Area | 626.334.1053 | djpianomovers.com

Piano Movers HQ – West Hollywood Area | 323.400.6588 | pianomovershq.net

Doug | Sterling Van Lines – Pasadena Area | 800.264.6313 | sterlingvanlines.com

Jose | Sanatana Piano Movers – Pasadena Area | 626.856.8832

Marvin | Benny’s Piano Movers – Los Angeles Area | 323.857.5910

Marvin | AAA Piano Movers – Glendale | 818.760.1187


Plaster Repair:
Michael Casas | The Plaster Master | 323.227.6902


Plumber:
Ariel Badano | Ariel’s Improvements | 818.681.5830 | arielsimprovements@yahoo.com


Pool Leak Detection:
American Leak Detection | 888.810.5325


Pool Maintenance:
Robert Tyrrell | 626.589.1718


Pool Repair:
Chris Barstow | CB Electrical Inc | Pool Equipment Specialists | 626.255.9612 cell | 626.256.4697 office


Pool Resurfacing:
JJ | Aqua Pools | 626.359.6550

Caesar | So Cal Pool Company | 626.705.2471

Scott Ventura | Ventura Pools | 818.384.8404


Private Investigator/Judgment Collector:
Joseph Chora, Esq. | 626.744.1838 | joseph@chorayoungllp.com


Professional Conservator or Trustee:
Aaron N. Jacobs, CLPF, NCG | 323.825.4653 | aaron@sentry-services.com | sentry-services.com


Property Management:
Janice Eisenberg | LB Property Management | 888.400.7080


Real Estate Attorney:
Greg Anderson | 626.794.7006 | greg@gialaw.com

Philip Barbaro | 626.793.5196 | pbarbaro@pbcplaw.com

Scott Carlson | 626.796.6161 | swcarl@pacbell.net

Wayne Grajweski | 213.694.3107 | wgrajewski@linerlaw.com

Colin Greene | 626.559.0808 | colin@greene-law.net

Scott Jenkins | 626.796.9123 | rsjenkins@hahnlawyers.com

David Mans | 626.449.7379 | dmans@fierstadtmans.com

Richard McDonald | 626.356.4801 | rmcdonald@carlsonnicholas.com

Robert Sievers | 213.290.5804 | robert@sieverslawfirm.com

Robert Sloat | 626.296.3600 | rws@robertsloatlaw.com


Retrofitting:
Alpha Structural Inc. | 323.258.5482 | alphastructural.com


Roof/Roof Certifications:
Roof Rx | 800.676.8888 or 310.676.8888 | roofrx.com

Mark Webb | Delta Commercial Roofing Inc. | 818.232.1337 or 818.732.8253 | mark@deltabuilt.com


Security Systems:
Fortress Security Systems | 626.359.4613 | info@protectedbyfortress.com | fortca.com

San Marino Security | 626.285.7778


S.A.F.E. Collection Centers (Solvents, Automotive, Flammables, Electronics) – LA County Residents:
Central Los Angeles | 4600 Colorado Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90039 | Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm

West Los Angeles | 550 Charles E. Young Dr., West Los Angeles, CA 90095 | Thurs, Fri, & Sat 8am – 2pm | Sat is only e-waste

Playa Del Rey | 7660 West Imperial Highway, Gate B, Playa Del Rey, CA 90293 | Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm

Harbor Area | 1440 North Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA 90731 | Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm

East Los Angeles | 2649 East Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90021 | Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm

North Valley | 10241 N. Balboa Blvd., Northridge, CA 91325 | Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm

East Valley | 11025 Randall Street., Sun Valley, CA 91352 | Sat & Sun 9am – 3pm


Septic and Cesspool:
Daniel Reiff, Owner | SGV Underground | 626.355.LEAK | SepticandSewer.com


Sewer Contractors:
Cliff Jones | Gopher Construction Company | 818.648.2026 | gopherco.com

Steve | Robotic Sewer Solutions | 310.505.4101 | For City Connection Robotic Repair

Manuel | Sewer and Pipeline | 323.295.1119 | For Work Under City Property

Michael Shute Plumbing | 818.679.2997 | For General Repairs

Paul McGrath | 800.600.1633 | For Area Drainage

Derrick Toole | 818.703.6163 | For Area Drainage and Foundation


Sewer Line Inspectors:
Williams Sewer Line Inspectors | 818.491.6408 | sewerlineinspections.com

Sewer Line Check Professionals | 818.951.7660 | clay@specialtyinspect.com


Stucco Repair and Paint:
Don Kim | A Shining Painting Company | 818.395.6829


Surveyor:
Ivan Chiu | Cal Civic Engineering Inc. | 626.798.2828 | calcivic@earthlink.net


Termite:
Del Rio Pest Control | 626.930.8722 | info@delriopestcontrol.com


Tile:
Al Cortez | 818.317.5391

Gaylord Parker | 818.353.1346


Title Company:
Eric Mauer | Old Republic Title Company | 626.675.5819 | erictitle@gmail.com

Nick Pappas | USA National Title | 626.773.7342 | npappas@usa-ntc.com

Gordon Peterson | Fidelity National Title | 818.422.6443 Cell | gpeterson@fnf.com | gordonpeterson.net

Emi Tsuji | Fidelity National Title | Cell 626.233.6618 | Emi4Title@gmail.com | EmiTsuji.com


Tree Trimming:
Terry Chesbro | 626.616.6124 or 626.799.4552

Danny Osti | Osti Tree | 626.355.7087


Utilities:
Electricity and Gas:
Electricity | Southern California Edison | 800.655.4555
Gas | The Gas Company | 800.427.2200

Water:
Altadena | Las Flores Water Company | 626.797.1138
Altadena | Lincoln Avenue Water Company | 626.798.9101
Altadena | Rubio Canon Land & Water Association | 626.797.0509
Pasadena | Pasadena Water & Power | 626.744.4005
San Marino | California American Water | 626.614.2500
South Pasadena | Global Water | 855.518.4012

Other:
Telephone | AT&T | 800.310.2355
Cable & Internet | Charter Communications | 866.499.8080


Waterproofing:
CI Services – Water proofing/testing | 714.678.8828

Bill Baley | 949.701.8988

John Wolfe | 714.864.9797


Window Blinds:
Alvaro Gallegos | Swiss Shinny Blinds | 310.817.1372


Window Cleaning:
Arnold Zavela | A&J Window Cleaning | 626.230.5744 | ajwindowcleaning@gmail.com


Not on the list? Contact me today and I will be happy to help.

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