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For Sale, Rent, or Lease
EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES—130–650 sq. ft. Receptionist, conference room, internet, utilities included. Monthly or partial monthly rates available. 9747 Businesspark Ave. Call 578-9350.
BANK FORECLOSURES—Free list with pics! [www.ScrippsRepo.com].
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].
NEED A NEW WATER HEATER? How about a full kitchen or bathroom remodel? Here at Scripps Plumbing, we do it all, and at the highest quality and the most affordable prices. $50 off any repair or $2,500 off remodel. 335-7471.
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.
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.
SUNSHINE SCREENS—Fast and affordable. Mobile service. Repair-replace-rescreen. Free quotes by phone. Call 248-6500.
LOCKSMITH—Discount deadbolts and keying, door viewers, patio door locks, simulated alarms. Lic. #LCO 4353. Cliff Henderson at 619-840-3327.
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.
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.
SCREENS ON WHEELS—New frame and screen or re-screen. Windows, doors, patios, etc. Call David at 271-7579.
LANDSCAPE REPAIRS/YARD CLEAN-UP— Call Joel at 619-755-4981.
HOUSECLEANING—SR references. Please call Yana at 619-735-5485.
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.
HOME DECOR DESIGN AND SEWING—Cathy Flanders at 619-890-3608. Professional quality window treatments, cushions, pillows, bedding, and much more.
QUALITY PAINTING—Interior/exterior at affordable prices. Dependable and honest with free estimates. Lic. #740760. Call Terry at 571-7701.
CHOOSING PAINT COLORS FOR YOUR HOME? Spring special, $200. 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. 695-8463 or [[email protected]].
DEPLACHETT PLUMBING & BATH INTERIORS–Plumbing repairs, tile, bath remodels, floors, kitchen backsplashes, restorations, handyman services, small jobs ok. Satisfaction guaranteed. 30+ years of plumbing projects. Reliable service, experience, & cost. More than 300 customers in Scripps Ranch. Call Bob: 619-507-8203, or Garrett: 425-295-1604.
LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE—Reasonable, honest. No job too small. Free estimates. Call Xuan Nguyen at 549-1363.
SPRINKLER REPAIRS—Timers-valves-leaks. You name it, I’ll fix it! Call Joel at 619-755-4981.
EXPERT TREE SERVICE—Let us trim your trees properly for beauty and safety. We also do removals. Fully insured. License #766288. Call Dean Johnson at 536-3136. Local references.
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.
TOO BUSY FOR HOUSEWORK? Let me do it for you. Mary, (c) 619-888-7321, (h) 586-1458.
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.
WE FIX YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.
POOL SERVICE—$89. Expert repairs too! Licensed and Scripps Ranch residents for 15 years. 566-6939.
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.
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! 75 gal.—$1,599; 50 gal.—$1,089; 40 gal.—$989. 10-year warranty. 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.
HOUSECLEANING—Weekly, biweekly, and monthly. Honest, reliable, good job. References. Please call Ruth at 619-379-7452.
KEBLISH CONSTRUCTION—Lic. #772509, insured. Kitchens, baths, windows, and doors. Any remodeling. (C) 619-750-1608, (h) 619-434-7665.
TM LANDSCAPING—Everything that your lawn and garden needs. 10 years SR experience. For free estimate call Tom, 220-5542. [tm-landscaping.com].
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.
PROFESSIONAL HOUSE PAINTING—45 years experience. Inter/exter. Satisfaction guaranteed. License #469924. Frank Gorin at 486-0395.
HOME IMPROVEMENT SERVICES—Small projects/kitchen and bath remodels/electrical. 28 years experience with license (#484989) and full liability. Excellent reputation with references. Call Peter Howard at 619-250-0292.
IRRIGATION TECH—We repair: valves, timers, leaks, sprinklers, drip systems. “Same day service.” 619-755-4981.
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.
ACCORD PAINTING—Interior/ext. Lic. #784670. 100% guaranteed work! Texture, woodwork. Excellent references! Low price. Call Sam at 442-2563. BBB member.
SCRIPPS PLUMBING—A+ BBB rated. Quick response, 24 hr. service. Performing any plumbing need from a drip to full house repipes. Serving Scripps Ranch since 2001. Free estimates and in-home inspections. $50 off any repair. 335-7471.
DURA PAINTING—Interior/exterior. 25 years experience. Popcorn ceiling removal, drywall repair, texture. Good prices, satisfaction guaranteed. Lic. #611054. Bonded, insured. Free estimates. Please call Mike Pham at 722-4946.
ANTIGUA POOL SERVICE—Professional swimming pool care. Weekly pool service, 20 years experience. Call Ron at 375-8009.
MAXWELL’S LAWN & GARDEN CARE—Servicing S.R. since 1986. Call Frank at 619-884-3302.
ROSY’S HOUSECLEANING—Honest, reliable. Weekly, bi-weekly, monthly. Good job. Call Rosy at 619-750-9233.
MARTINEZ LANDSCAPING—Affordable lawn care, all phases. Renovations, custom concrete. 760-212-2365, 760-739-7632. Lic. #741242. Ask for Gil.
LOW-WATER LANDSCAPE DESIGN—Scripps Ranch resident. Low-water, low-maintenance designs and installations. Jim Gross. [lowwaterlandscapedesign.com]. Free estimate, free design. 248-6253.
HOME IMPROVEMENT—Offering reasonable, professional installation of crown moulding, baseboard, wood floor, tile, quality painting and carpentry, kitchen and bathroom remodeling. Your licensed neighbor. Call John at 437-2234. Lic. #845951. [www.bravoconstruction.net]. BBB accredited business.
CALL MAGICAL ANGELS CLEANING SERVICE—We are an outgoing, friendly, two-person team ready to come clean your home! Attention to detail & quality service! We are honest, trustworthy, & hard-working with a great attitude. Bonded, lic’d, and ins. Call Eve at 619-633-8047, 760-317-1390.
LET ME KNOCK YOUR LIGHTS OUT and other electrical needs! Living/working in SR since ‘87. Call Vince (Lic. #670767) at 549-0959 or 619-933-2894.
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]
HOUSEKEEPING—Let me clean your house! Honest and reliable and reasonable prices. Contact Adriana at 760-712-8422.
HOUSECLEANING—SR references. Please call Yana at 619-735-5485.
ELECTRICIAN FOR YOUR HOME OR
BUSINESS—Let’s improve or repair anything electrical you need done! New lighting, plugs, switches, fans and troubleshooting. I’m CA licensed #852116, Journeyman Certified and have 18 years experience. Lifetime guarantee on all workmanship and free estimates! 9 years working in Scripps Ranch. Save money and get quality. Call John at 692-8403. Check out [www.baratellielectric.com].
HAULING, JUNK REMOVAL, LANDSCAPE YARD clean-up. Moving, furniture, appliance delivery and demolition. Scripps Ranch Resident College Hunks Will Move Your Junk! Help your SR college students with expenses. Honest, fast, and reliable! We go anywhere in San Diego County. DEP Moving and Hauling, Co. Call Dustin at 945-4698.
SCRIPPS RANCH NOTARY—$5 per signature. 693-0999.
CLOTHING ALTERATION—In Scripps Ranch. Fast service, reasonable rates, 20 yrs. experience. Call Sally at 549-0182.
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.
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.
HUMAN RESOURCES—[www.theHR-Rx.com]. Resume creation/revision, interview skills training and career coaching. HR function development for small to mid-sized companies and consulting. 578-9831, [[email protected]].
EXPERIENCED PHOTOGRAPHER—Family/kids/senior photos/portraits. $100 for an hour. Clark at 722-2308, and visit [www.clarkhampton.com].
SCRIPPS RANCH MOBILE NOTARY AND LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING—353-2313.
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.
COMPUTER SERVICES—22-year SR resident offering virus repair, Windows/Mac support, install/repair of home/business networks. MCSE (Microsoft) certified. Call Greg at 578-6182.
SMALL DOG BOARDING RANCH IN
POWAY—We love big dogs, but “The Dog Biscuit Inn” is just for medium/small pups! Yeah. Socialized daycare too. 848-0170.
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.
RIDE TO AIRPORT—Call to book: 619-300-7970.
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.
LOWEST COST AIRPORT RIDES—SR to airport $30. Retired SR resident. Call Bill at 583-1726.
COMPUTER PROBLEMS—I can help. My place $25/hr. Your place $50/hr. Pick up and deliver, $25 additional. SR resident, A+ certified, 18 yrs. experience. 653-6767, Donnie.
WE FIX YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.
PET SITTING/WALKING—Experienced SRHS student with references. Call Elise at 722-3431.
DECLUTTER/ORGANIZE—Helping you pare down for a more stress-free, organized life! Call Julie at 527-8876.
Tutors and Instruction
EXPERIENCED MATH TUTOR—Pre-algebra through pre-calculus. Call Denyse at 586-7058.
IMAGINATION STATION WORKSHOP—A creative alternative to conventional preschool at Scripps Performing Arts Academy. Call for a meet and greet. 586-7834.
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.
PIANO & KEYBOARD LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS—Pop/rock/blues/soul/classical and R&B. Over 35 years experience including 16 years at a San Francisco music school teaching private lessons, class instruction, and band workshops. Focus options on reading, technique, theory, improvisation, songwriting, and Logic Pro arrangement/recording. Call Diane Frohman at 578-5597.
K–8 TUTORING—Local 16-year-old will tutor your kids. Any subject $15/hr. Call Sharon at 610-7590.
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.
PRIVATE GUITAR, PIANO, AND VOICE LESSONS available at Scripps Performing Arts Academy! Professional faculty. Please call 586-7834.
GUITAR LESSONS—Professional player and experienced teacher. 1st lesson free. Call Mark at 248-3335. [www.exploreguitar.com].
PET SITTING—A tired pet is a better behaved pet! Paws and Purr Pet Care. Pet sitting, dog walks and kitty care. Bonded and insured. Pet first aid certified. 10% off new clients–1st booking only–minimum 3 visits. 472-5146. [[email protected]].
AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORING—Algebra, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus, AP calculus, 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].
SACRED WOMAN YOGA—Join us for our weekly all levels Saturday group lesson in SR. Private lessons and gift cert. available. 366-4589 or [[email protected]].
GUITAR FOR KIDS—Award-winning program, first lesson free. Two locations, family friendly, group and private. [www.mikeslayen.com], [[email protected]], 619-249-6429.
IN-HOME TUTORING—We come to you! Pre-screened highly-qualified tutors for math, science, English, SAT/ACT, study skills, and more. 1st hour free! Call 764-4335 or visit [clubZ.com].
THIS SUMMER, TIME TO LEARN SPANISH by playing. Bilingual Spanish home-school. Accepting children from 2–6 yrs. old. Organic meals, eco-friendly toys, crafts, and school material. Art, music, and organic gardening experience. Story time with puppets. Indoor and outdoor play. Social and emotional development with Waldorf trained. Call now: 619-847-1316.
JAPANESE/CHINESE/ABACUS/SHODO/ESL —Language school in Poway offers private/group lessons. Trial lesson available. 232-0435, [[email protected].com], [www.japanesq.com].
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]].
TENNIS LESSONS—Former varsity captain at CCHS, and we won CIF four years in a row. Received full college tennis scholarship. Private lessons, $25 for 45 minutes, group lessons, $15. Practice buddy $25 for 45 minutes. Lucy at 472-7289 or [[email protected]].
QUALIFIED SPANISH TUTOR—With 30 years experience. All levels. Private lessons. 1 hour/week: $30; 2 hours/week: $25 per session. Call 880-9789.
LEARN HOW TO USE YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.
ACADEMIC ASSESSMENTS AND EDUCATIONAL PLANS—Comprehensive evaluations to help determine a student’s academic strengths and needs, including consultations with parents and teachers to plan an effective educational program. Contact Honore Fila, educational therapist and founder of the American Center for Learning, an educational consulting service. 549-4250.
PIANO LESSONS—All ages. All levels: beginners, advanced, concert hopefuls, and professionals. Experienced professional musician, performer, author, and teacher. Virginia Gaburo at 577-0477.
PIANO LESSONS—Enjoyable and progressive. Diverse intl. methods. All levels. Excellent contact with students. Experienced teacher—U.S. and European music schools. References. Member MTAC. Recitals and exams. First lesson free. Offering summer classes. Wine Country area. Contact Suzanne at 832-360-0802.
MUSIC INSTRUCTION IN YOUR HOME—”New student special”: $30 off first month. Piano, keyboard, clarinet, flute, saxophone, violin, viola, cello, trumpet, trombone. Juiliard and Manhattan School of Music. SR resident. Call Neil at 689-2160.
PIANO LESSONS FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS—Learn from concert/stage performing pianist and enjoy conservatory quality instructions. Classical, popular, jazz music, theory, etc. Certificate of Merit. Call Bronislava Dvorkin at 695-1150.
DRUM LESSONS—35-year professional musician and teacher. Will teach at your home. Call Mike at 586-1992 or 774-5561.
STUDY GROUP—“Sacred Contracts: Awakening Your Divine Potential” by Caroline Myss. Facilitated by certified archetypal life consultant, Bhamini Gobiraj. Cost $60 for 12 weeks. Conducted on Saturdays from 4–5 pm. Minimum 3 registrants requried. Contact: 208-3587 or [[email protected]]. For a private session, visit [www.intentionanddirections.com].
MOTHER’S HELPER—Need an extra pair of hands? Run errands, watch your children, finish a project. How can I help you? Call Karyn at 805-5102 ($20/hr).
SCRIPPS TENDER LOVING CARE—Licensed home day care. Masters in education, CPR, experienced, fun, educational. Call Miriam at 621-0631.
PRESCHOOLER CELESTIAL DAY CARE—Infant care. Open from 7 am–6 pm daily. Refs. available. Licd. and certified. Call Ashley at 208-6488.
LICENSED DAY CARE—14 years exp. CPR. Opening for full- or part-time infant and toddlers. Near Dingeman Elem. Call Mehrnaz at 578-2780.
BABYSITTING—Need help with the kids? Local 16-year-old can watch and entertain your children. $15/hr. Call Sharon at 610-7590.