Classified ads cost $4 per line at 40 characters per line. Carpool ads and lost and found ads are free. First 15 lines of an obituary are free; additional lines are $3 each. Deadline for all ads is the 10th of the month. Mail check and ad to Ad Manager Melissa Allman, 10845 Loire Avenue, San Diego, CA 92131. All phone numbers listed are 858 area codes unless otherwise listed. No special typesetting can be done. SRCA is not responsible for advertisers or their claims. As a community Newsletter, we reserve the right to refuse any ad. Readers: if construction or handyman-related ads do not list license information, assume there is no license.

We recommend you check the status of contractors’ licenses at [http://www2.cslb.ca.gov/CSLB_LIBRARY/License+Detail.asp].

For Sale or Rent

SMALL OFFICE SUITE IN SCRIPPS RANCH—9845 Erma Rd, Ste 211. Great centralized location with easy freeway access. 528 rsf office suite available now. Other sizes also available. Call Jay at 877-755-7997, ext. 102.

Home Services

I HAUL IT ALL—Fast, affordable garage and yard cleanup. Dan at 974-6177.

SCRIPPS RANCH NOTARY—$5 per signature. 693-0999.

BEST DEAL PLUMBING/HEATING/AIR—Scripps Ranch resident. Lic. #770827. A/C and heating repairs, new systems installed. Tom and Paula Conlon at 578-7808.

DRIP SPRINKLER IRRIGATION SERVICES—Troubleshoot, repair, install. Reasonable, professional, bonded. License #768721. Free estimates. Senior discount. Call any time. Khanh at 204-5726.

REMODELING—Kitchens, bathrooms, additions, 2nd stories, decks, patio covers, windows, fire and flood restoration, new construction. Konstrukt Design and Remodel. Lic. #833211. Since 1973. 453-6555. [www.kd1952.com].

WALLCOVERING—Enhance the beauty and value of your home! Removal, prep, and installation. Precise, superior workmanship by wallcovering contractor. SR refs. Discounts on material available. Free estimates. Lic. #644396. Mr. Elisha Blatt at 619-582-4449.

WINDOW CLEANING—Professional window cleaner of 14 years dedicated to serving Scripps Ranch. Windows cleaned inside/out, including tracks wiped and screens washed. Over 700 Scripps Ranch homes serviced. Licensed and insured. Free onsite estimates! Call or text David J. Ray today at 619-708-3740.

QUALITY EXTERIOR CARPENTRY—Decks, fences, patio covers, termite repair. Lic. #365241. Call Bob at 619-275-1493. Visit our website at [www.aactionbuildersofsandiego.com].

UK CARPET CLEANING—Scripps Ranch resident. 10-step deep-cleaning process. IICRC Certified Master Carpet Cleaner. Expert carpet repairs. License #532972. Owner operated. Free estimates. 530-2367.

BEST DEAL PLUMBING, HEATING, AIR—Scripps Ranch resident. Lic. #770827. High water pressure is a problem in Scripps Ranch. Free pressure check. It’s better to check now than to flood later. Tom and Paula Conlon at 578-7808.

LANDSCAPING—Scripps Ranch resident, T & M Services. Lic. #840696. Sprinklers, drainage, sod, fences, patio covers, troubleshooting, decks, and more. Call for a free estimate. Michael Stephen at 586-1557.

QUALITY PAINTING—Interior/exterior at affordable prices. Dependable and honest with free estimates. Lic. #740760. Call Terry at 571-7701.

SCREENS ON WHEELS—New frame and screen or re-screen. Windows, doors, patios, etc. Call David at 271-7579.

TOO BUSY FOR HOUSEWORK? Let me do it for you. Call Mary at 586-1458, cell 619-888-7321.

PROFESSIONAL HOUSE PAINTING—45 years experience. Inter./exter. Satisfaction guaranteed. License #469924. Frank Gorin at 486-0395.

HOME DECOR DESIGN AND SEWING—Cathy Flanders at 619-890-3608. Professional quality window treatments, cushions, pillows, bedding, and much more.

ELECTRICIAN—Cheap prices, easy to work with, very flexible. Electrical, phone, TV, surround sound indoor and outdoor. Small projects and troubleshooting to full remodels. Let us save you money and give you great ideas. Don’t hire anyone else until we give you a price. Let us inspect your aluminum wiring and main panel. Long-time resident of Scripps Ranch. Call Chris at 344-2945. Lic. #C10-823102.

THE MESS MEDIC, PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZER—No reason to feel embarrassed any longer. I’ll rid you of the mess and organize the rest! 278-7217.

LET ME KNOCK YOUR LIGHTS OUT and other electrical needs! Living/working in SR since ’87. Call Vince (L. #670767) at 549-0959 or 619-933-2894.

CUSTOM FINISH CARPENTRY—Entry doors, doors, and window replacement specialists. Mantels, handrails, mouldings: crown, base, wainscoting, etc. Closet organizers, cabinetry, framing, drywall texture. Reliable, references. 30 years experience. Lic. #657086. Call John at 619-208-6131.

MISTER ELECTRIC—The artist of the trade. All the electrical needs of your home, can lights, ceiling fans, spas, panel upgrading, dedicated circuits troubleshooting. Quality work. Bonded and insured. Scripps Ranch resident. Please call Bill, cell: 382-5252, home: 530-2617. License #794379.

BEST DEAL PLUMBING, HEATING AND AIR, INC.—Lic. #770827. Free water heater checkup for S.R. residents. We can tell you the size, age, and condition of your heater. Tom and Paula Conlon at 578-7808.

CHOOSING PAINT COLORS FOR YOUR HOME? Save money, time, and frustration! I provide your customized palette of exact paint colors. I recommend materials, fabric, art, and decor too. Certified Color Consultant. Scripps Ranch resident. MaryClaire Color & Design. 695-8463.

DEPLACHETT PLUMBING—SERVICES YOU CAN TRUST—DePlachett Plumbing. Satisfaction is guaranteed. More than 30 years of plumbing projects. Reliable service, experience, and cost. More than 300 customers in Scripps Ranch. Call Bob at 619-507-8203.

HANDYMAN/PAINTER—Skilled at all home repairs. Big or small. Drywall, tile, electrical, plumbing, interior/exterior paint, fence repair, and staining. S.R. house repairs over 15 years. Just call Jeff at 619-251-3835.

ELECTRICIAN—Resident of Scripps Ranch provides electrical repair and upgrades at residential and commercial levels. Licensed and insured. Lots of references. For free estimate, call Energy Electric. Chris at 344-2945. Lic. #C10-823102.

CUSTOM SHUTTERS AND WINDOW TREATMENTS by Budget Blinds. Free estimate. Call 271-6252 or visit [www.budgetblinds.com/scrippsranch]. Scripps Ranch resident. Lic. #913327, BBB member.

LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE—Reasonable, honest. No job too small. Free estimates. Call Xuan Nguyen at 549-1363.

LOCKSMITH—Discount deadbolts and keying, door viewers, patio door locks, simulated alarms. Lic. #LCO 4353. Cliff Henderson at 619-840-3327.

HANDYMAN—20 years experience. Honest, trustworthy. Light electrical, plumbing, etc. No job too small. $45/hour. Call for estimates. 231-4587.

MY RATES WON’T PUT YOU INTO SHOCK! 30 yrs. experience will control cost! I quickly troubleshoot and I’m fast on the new stuff too! Lic. #670767. Vince at 549-0959 or 619-933-2894.

TILE AND GENERAL CONTRACTING SERVICES—Travertine, slate, Saltillo pavers, granite countertops, ceramic, wood and laminate flooring, fireplace, BBQ tops. Bath remodel, shower and tub combo, tub enclosures, slab repair, demolition, and repairs. Complete handyman services for all your needs. For estimates, call Alberto Obregon at 619-253-4940 or 215-0908. Fully insured. Contractor’s license #636687. Email: [[email protected]].

WATER HEATERS! 40 gal., $849; 50 gal., $959. Includes water heater, installation, and haul away. See my water heaters at [www.expresswaterheaters.com]. Toilets, disposals, sinks, faucets, filtration. Call Robert anytime! 760-845-0907 or email me at [[email protected]]. Express Water Heaters and Plumbing Company since 1991. License C36 #739998. Bonded and insured.

DEPLACHETT PLUMBING AND BATH INTERIORS—Plumbing repairs, tile, bath remodels, floors, kitchen backsplashes, restorations, handyman services, small jobs ok. Call Bob at 619-507-8203.

WINDOW CLEANING—Horizon Professional. Residential and commercial. Licensed and insured. BBB accredited. Great rates! Call 248-1870 or visit [www.SDProWindowCleaning.com].

POOL SERVICE—$89. Expert repairs too! Licensed and Scripps Ranch residents for 15 years. 566-6939.

ELECTRICIAN: HOME OR BUSINESS—Indoor/outdoor, 30+ years. exp. #670767. Service calls, fixture replacement, upgrades, fans, extra lights, and power for home and garage. Small jobs ok! Vince in SR. 549-0959 or 619-933-2894. Insured.

MARTINEZ LANDSCAPING—Affordable lawn care, all phases. Renovations, custom concrete. 760-212-2365, 760-739-7632. Lic. #741242. Ask for Gil.

E.G. LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION—Have designed and constructed over 750 homes in Scripps Ranch. Hardscape: concrete, pavers, flagstone, tile, custom walls. Softscape: irrigation, drainage, sod, artificial turf, plant selection. Specializing in new construction and upgrading existing landscape. Fully insured. Lic. #536566. References, free estimates. Call Ed at 760-738-3906.

ECONOMICAL SPRINKLER REPAIRS—Valves, timers, etc. 619-755-4981.

SCRIPPS RANCH RESTORATION AND REMODELING—SR resident, Old Pro, Lic. #571727. Drywall and stucco repairs, large and small, new hand textures. Full bathroom and kitchen remodeling. All types of finish trim, crown, base, and doors. Wood patio structures, hardscaping, patio walkways, new driveways. Installing of new windows, entry doors. Exterior siding and stucco. Custom BBQ with granite countertops. Call for all your interior and exterior needs. 25 years of happy homeowners. Call a Pro. Tim Forrey at 527-2321, email [[email protected]], and visit [www.srremodel.com].

WE FIX YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.

SCREENS—Mobile service. Re-screen or replace. Windows or doors. Fast friendly service. Sunshine Screens. Call 248-6500.

ACCORD PAINTING—Interior/ext. Lic. #784670. 100% guaranteed work! Texture, woodwork. Excellent references! Low price. Call Sam at 442-2563. BBB member.

ECONOMICAL YARD CLEAN-UP—Removal of fire hazards. 619-755-4981.

HOUSECLEANING—SR references. Please call Corina at 619-206-7409.

SPRINKLER REPAIRS—Same day service. Valves, timers, etc. 619-755-4981.

COMPLETE HOUSECLEANING—Free estimates, good prices, references available. Call Silvia Brito at 619-655-9682. Lic. #B2011001098.

HANDYMAN—Fix your drips, screens, fences. Clean dryer vents. Install appliances, toilets. No job too small. 30 years experience. $30/hour. SR references. Call Steve at (c) 619-846-2632.

EVERLASTING POOL SERVICES—Providing exceptional swimming pool and spa service, maintenance, and repair for residential and commercial use. For a free estimate, please call Jay at 208-6388.

HOUSECLEANING—Weekly, biweekly, and monthly. Honest, reliable, good job. References. Please call Ruth at 619-379-7452.

LUSCIOUS GREEN LAWN AND LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE—High quality work at reasonable prices. 20 years experience in Scripps Ranch. We remove all yard waste materials. Call Wade at 487-0122 for a free estimate.

AMERICAN PAINTING CO.—Tex-Cote, BBB A+, est. 1971, fully licensed (505-334) + insured exterior residential re-paints, thorough prep, extended warranties, free est., great refs. 222-0263. Visit [www.timetestedpaints.com].

General Services

SCRIPPS RANCH NOTARY—$5 per signature. 693-0999.

COMPUTER PROBLEMS, I CAN HELP—My place, $25/hr. Your place, $50/hr. Pickup and deliver, $25 additional. SR resident, A+ certified, 18 years experience. 653-6767, Donnie.

TYPE II DIABETES? New diabetes report reveals why your current method of treatment may be dangerous to you. Discover why current therapy may make your condition worse. To receive your free report, call toll free 800-775-8048 or go to [www.DiabetesReportSanDiego.com]. Dr Kiyen-Williams, D.C.

CLOTHING ALTERATION—In Scripps Ranch. Fast service, reasonable rates, 20 yrs. experience. Call Sally at 549-0182.

GOING AWAY? Est. 1983, Pet-tenders specializes in loving, reliable pet care in your home. Ins. MC/Visa. [www.pet-tenders.com]. 619-298-3033.

SCRIPPS RANCH MOBILE NOTARY—353-2313. [www.srnotary.com].

COMPUTER SERVICES—SR resident offering upgrade/repairs for P/Cs, Windows/Mac support, install/repair for home and business networks. MCSE (Microsoft) certified. Call Greg at 578-6182.

COMPUTER ONSITE SERVICE—Home and business networking, wireless, virus removal, upgrades, and instruction. Ecommerce Solutions at 391-2742. [www.soriaecommerce.com].

NEED HELP BUYING A NEW COMPUTER? Call Robert at 449-1749.

TRUSTS, WILLS, ADVANCE HEALTH CARE Directives, and Powers of Attorney. Saturday and evening appointments available in your home. Contact Scripps Ranch attorney Carol Young at 547-0965.

HUMAN RESOURCES—Resume creation or revision, interview skills training, and career coaching. HR function development for small to mid-sized companies. 578-9831. [[email protected]], [www.theHR-Rx.com].

PET SITTING—At Mrs. Loreta’s home. They get walked, fed, and played with. $10/day. So much attention, guaranteed not to miss you while you’re gone. Call 619-300-7970. 30 pounds max.

RIDES FOR SENIORS—No way 2 get where u need 2 go? Call Mrs. Loreta for a price u can afford. I’ll get u where u need to go. Call: 619-300-7970.

EXPERIENCED PHOTOGRAPHER—Family/kids/senior photos. $100 for an hour and all your photos on CD. Call Clark at 722-2308, and visit [www.clarkhampton.com].

LOWEST COST AIRPORT RIDES—SR to airport $30. Airport to SR $35. Retired SR resident. Call Bill at 583-1726.

PET SITTING—We offer home visits to care for your pets, dog walking, overnight stays, and house sitting. Very trustworthy, reliable, and respectful of your home. Reasonable prices. References. Call Monica at 775-3095.

WELCOME BACK FROM VACATION! Now that you have a bunch of photos and videos of your trip, what are you going to do with them? Why not make a great highlight video to share on the internet with family and friends. Have Brunetto Video Services create a one-of-a-kind vacation highlight video. We’ll make it fun and easy! Contact us at 335-3483 or by email at [[email protected]].

MARCY’S PERSONAL CONCIERGE/PET SERVICE—Specializing in senior companion care, cat sit, dog walking, help with “To Do’s,” doctor appointments, errands, etc. 663-5576.

WE FIX YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.

Tutors and Instruction

MATH TUTOR—Experienced. Primary grades thru calculus. Also Math ACT, SAT 1, SAT 2. Get the best. Reasonable rates. Call Sy at 578-2725.

YOGA BY HELENA—Gentle yoga. Group and private classes. For schedule of classes, see website at [www.Yogazander.com] or call 361-1910.

TUTORING—Certified, experienced teacher (K–12; college) with M.Ed. Over 25 years successful combined teaching in the classroom and tutoring. Specializing in reading comprehension, writing strategies, building vocabulary, mathematics (elem. to Alg II), geometry, calculus (all ages), science (biology, physics, chemistry), test preparation, SAT and ACT preparation. Cindi Breton; call or text 254-1454. Email: [[email protected]], [www.scrippstutoring.com]. References available.

LEARN HOW TO USE YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.

IMAGINATION STATION WORKSHOP—A creative alternative to conventional preschool at Scripps Performing Arts Academy. Call for a meet and greet. 586-7834.

AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORING—Algebra, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus, AP calcuclus, AP chemistry, org. chem., AP physics, English, and Spanish. Individualized tutoring. Starting from $325/month, 1 hour/day, 5 days/week. Extended sessions available. 2:30–8:30 pm. First visit free. Across from SRHS. 705-3342. [www.advantagesideout.com].

GUITAR LESSONS—Professional player and experienced teacher. First lesson free. Call Mark at 248-3335. [www.exploreguitar.com].

MUSIC INSTRUCTION IN YOUR HOME—”New student special”: $30 off first month. Piano, keyboard, clarinet, flute, saxophone, violin, viola, cello, trumpet, trombone. Juilliard and Manhattan School of Music. SR resident. Call Neil at 689-2160.

VIOLIN LESSONS—Professional violinist, experienced teacher. Free intro lesson. SR home studio. Call Victoria Eicher at 442-0237.

SPANISH TUTOR, 30 YRS. EXPERIENCE—Private lessons: $30/hr. Call 880-9789.

GUITAR FOR KIDS—Award-winning program, first lesson free. Two locations, family friendly, group and private. [www.mikeslayen.com], [[email protected]], 619-249-6429.

DRUM LESSONS—35-year professional musician and teacher. Will teach at your home. Call Mike at 586-1992 or 774-5561.

INDIVIDUALIZED TUTORING—Special Ed., certified, experienced teachers (K–12; college level). Over 25 years of successful tutoring in Scripps Ranch. Specializing in reading comprehension, writing skills and strategies, all levels of math—algebra, geometry, calculus—chemistry, test preparation: SAT, ACT. Debbie Lustigson at 232-8011 or [[email protected]].

DRUM SET, GUITAR, AND HAND DRUM INSTRUCTION—Conveniently located in central San Diego. Professionally endorsed friendly teachers accepting students of all ages and levels. Study it all from rock, extreme metal, funk, world beat, jazz to orchestral. For drums contact Rick at 619-985-8242 or [www.rickstojak.com], for guitar contact Laura at 760-481-8075 or [[email protected]].

PRIVATE TUTORING—With Reading/Language Arts specialist. Don’t let your elementary school child fall behind. Paulette at 231-5186.

TUTORING—SRHS senior, 4.6 GPA, with AP/college classes. English, math through calculus, science, Spanish. Call 578-5292.

SACRED WOMAN YOGA—Join us for our weekly all-levels Saturday group lesson in SR. Private lessons and gift certificate available. 366-4589 or [[email protected]].

PRIVATE PIANO AND VOICE LESSONS—Available at Scripps Performing Arts Academy! Professional faculty. Please call 586-7834.

Child Care

LICENSED DAY CARE—12 years exp. CPR. Opening for full- or part-time infant and toddlers. Near Dingeman Elem. Call Mehrnaz at 578-2780.

BABYSITTING—Reliable SRHS girl. 566-7351.

CELESTIAL DAY CARE—Infant to elementary age. Low-income benefit program available. Drop-off/pick-up services to Dingeman and EBS elementary. Open from 6 am–6 pm daily. Refs. available. Licd. and certified. Call Ashley at 208-6488.

Help Wanted

PT CLERICAL HELP—Hours vary with season. Detail-oriented and know Word and Excel. SR location. [[email protected]].

Other

DONATE BABY CLOTHING—Gently Hugged, a nonprofit organization, is collecting gently used and new baby clothing from newborn to one-year-old and board books to be distributed to low-income and military families. There are collection bins at Baby Vie (near CVS) and the SR library, or visit the website at [www.gentlyhugged.org].