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For Sale or Rent
FOR RENT—Share upscale Scripps Ranch home; furnished bedroom and bath. 619-708-8255.
WESTIN PRINCEVILLE OCEAN RESORT VILLA—Kaua’i, Hawaii, Dec. 6–Dec. 13, 2014, $1,800. Beautiful studio villa, sleeps 4 (view online). Call Ruth at 619-987-8178. Scripps resident.
OLDE FASHIONED CHRISTMAS BOUTIQUE—10842 Charbono Point. Join us Friday, Nov. 14, 2–8 pm; Saturday, Nov. 15, 10 am–4 pm; and Sunday, Nov. 16, 10 am–2 pm. Call 361-9005 for further information.
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.
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 SHOCK YOU! 35 years experience controls cost! I quickly troubleshoot and I’m fast on the new stuff too! Lic. #670767. Vince at 549-0959 or 619-933-2894. In SR 27 years!
TOO BUSY FOR HOUSEWORK? Let me do it for you. Mary, (c) 619-888-7321, (h) 586-1458.
SCREEN SERVICE—Complete mobile workshop. Re-screen or replace. Fast and affordable. Sunshine Screens, Richard at 248-6500.
LOCKSMITH—Discount deadbolts and keying, door viewers, patio door locks, simulated alarms. Lic. #LCO 4353. Cliff Henderson at 619-840-3327.
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.
WE FIX YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.
QUALITY PAINTING—Interior/exterior at affordable prices. Dependable and honest with free estimates. Lic. #740760. Call Terry at 571-7701.
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.
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.
SPRINKLER REPAIRS—Timers-valves-leaks. You name it, I’ll fix it! Call Joel at 619-755-4981.
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.
POOL SERVICE—$89. Expert repairs too! Licensed and Scripps Ranch residents for 15 years. 566-6939.
IRRIGATION TECH—We repair: valves, timers, leaks, sprinklers, drip systems. “Same day service.” 619-755-4981.
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.
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. 695-8463 or [[email protected]].
ERICKA’S CLEANING SERVICE—Professional, detailed cleaning service for all types of housing or offices including “move in or out” deep cleaning in the Scripps Ranch/north San Diego area. I have 15 yrs licensed experience with affordable rates and plenty of excellent references. Ericka at 603-0330.
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.
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]].
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, and cost. More than 300 customers in Scripps Ranch. Call Bob: 619-507-8203, or Garrett: 425-295-1604.
HOUSECLEANING—Weekly, biweekly, and monthly. Honest, reliable, good job. References. Please call Ruth at 619-379-7452.
ELECTRICIAN: HOME/BIZ/INDOOR OR OUT—Service calls, fixture replacement, upgrades, cans, fans, extra power for garages, and more! 35 yrs exper. L#670767. Vince: 549-0959 or 619-933-2894.
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.
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.
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 yrs experience. Lifetime guarantee on all workmanship and free estimates! 9 years working in Scripps Ranch. Save money, get quality, call John, 692-8403. Check out [www.baratellielectric.com].
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.
HANDYMAN/PAINTER—All home repairs int./ext., drywall, texture, plumbing, tile, elect. fixtures. Call Jeff for phone estimate. 619-251-3835.
HOUSECLEANING—Good references. Call Doris at 619-358-5493.
MARTINEZ LANDSCAPING—Affordable lawn care, all phases. Renovations, custom concrete. 760-212-2365, 760-739-7632. Lic. #741242. Ask for Gil.
HAVE YOU BEEN PADDLED LATELY? It’s getting hot and paddle fans cool things down. Electrical contractor, L#670767, for fan installations. Call Vince: 549-0959 or 619-933-2894.
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.
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.
LET ME KNOCK YOUR LIGHTS OUT and other electrical needs! Living & working in SR since 87. Call Vince (L#670767) 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]
MISTER ELECTRIC—All electrical needs of your home. Quality work, Scripps Ranch resident. Insured and bonded. Lic: 794379. Call Bill: 382-5252 or 530-2617.
SCRIPPS HANDYMAN—One call solves it all, big or small! Helping since 1999, ask for Mr. C! 619-701-9331.
ANTIGUA POOL SERVICE—Professional swimming pool care, $85 a month for average-size pool, 20 years experience. Call Ron at 375-8009.
HOUSECLEANING—SR references. Please call Yana at 619-564-9821.
HANDYMAN—Fix your drips, screens, fences. Install, repair appliances, toilets. Clean dryer vents. No job too small. 30 years experience. $30/hour. SR references. Call Steve at (c) 619-846-2632.
FRANCISCA’S HOUSECLEANING—24 years of experience. Great references. Call Briana at 603-9410.
RETIRED NURSE WILL DRIVE YOU or your loved ones to doctor appts., organize meds, oversee medical care. SR resident. Call Joy at 245-3664.
LOW-WATER LANDSCAPE DESIGN—Scripps Ranch resident. Low-water, low-maintenance designs and installations. Jim Gross. [lowwaterlandscapedesign.com]. Free estimate, free design. 248-6253.
HOUSECLEANING SERVICE–14 yrs. exp. Honest, reliable, SR refs. Lic’d. Sylvia, 619-655-9682.
HOUSECLEANING—Deep cleaning, full house makeover, regular scheduled maintenance, move in/out cleaning. Call Irene at 619-408-4807.
DRYWALL PATCH AND TEXTURE—Got holes? Call 345-0423.
HOUSECLEANING—Call Quality Home Detail for a friendly team to give your home a thorough cleaning. Excellent references. Bonded, licensed, and insured. 760-613-8987.
CLOTHING ALTERATION—In Scripps Ranch. Fast service, reasonable rates, 20 yrs. experience. Call Sally at 549-0182.
SCRIPPS RANCH NOTARY—$5 per signature. 693-0999.
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]].
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.
RIDE TO AIRPORT—Call to book: 619-300-7970.
READY TO DECLUTTER AND ORGANIZE? Want a cleaner space? Let’s do it! Friendly, reliable, reasonable. Julie: 527-8876.
SCRIPPS RANCH MOBILE NOTARY AND LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING—353-2313.
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.
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.
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. Retired SR resident. Call Bill at 583-1726.
PET SITTING—At Mrs. Loreta’s home. They get walked, fed, played with. $10 a day. So much attention, guaranteed not to miss you while you’re gone. Call 619-300-7970. 30 pounds max.
MAC PRODUCTIVITY COACHING—Feeling overwhelmed by job and personal responsibilities? Learn to use your Mac to achieve much higher levels of productivity. No programming required, but reasonable OS X and iOS skills are needed. I’m retired and this is a hobby. No charge if our interests align. 433-7201.
EXPERIENCED PHOTOGRAPHER—Family/kids/senior photos/portraits. $100 for an hour. Clark at 722-2308, and visit [www.clarkhampton.com].
SMALL DOG BOARDING—Beautiful, clean, brand new play areas and sleeping rooms. The holidays are coming, Poway. [www.TheDogBiscuitinn.com]. 945-1880.
WE FIX YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.
RIDES FOR SENIORS—Fellow SR resident and safe driver will take you to doctors’ appointments or grocery shopping. $20 per hour. Call Lisa at 536-8030. References available.
HAIR DESIGNER—Need a change? Maybe a new haircut, a new hair color, or some highlights? I will give you individual attention. Together we can work as a team to handle your hair care concerns. I can teach you to style your hair and help you select the best products for your hair type. I am located by the “Trader Joe’s” in the Scripps Ranch Plaza shopping center, inside Hair Dynamics. Contact Kathie at 549-9334, area code (858). Color Specialist. New clients, mention this ad for $10 off any service.
PET SITTING/WALKING—Experienced pet care available. Susan at 619-977-1037.
SMILEPET NON-ANESTHETIC VETERINARIAN supervised dental cleaning for your beloved animal friends. Dr. Katy Allen DVM, 15 year Scripps Ranch resident, supervising veterinarian; Kathy Klein, hygienest with over 17 years experience. We have 30 client verified 5 star reviews, click the “verified review” button on our website. We are at several close locations to Scripps Ranch every month. Appointments are available 24/7 and booked online through our website [www.smilepet.us]. Email: [[email protected]]. Phone: 760-751-2842. “A compassionate alternative.”
Tutors and Instruction
IMAGINATION STATION WORKSHOP—A creative program for junior kindergartners 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.
JAPANESE/CHINESE/ABACUS/SHODO/ESL– Language school in Poway offers private/group lessons. Trial lesson available. 232-0435, [[email protected]], [www.japanesq.com].
MATH TUTOR—CA credentialed, experienced math teacher! Reasonable rates for quality 1-on-1 time with a teacher. Pre-algebra thru pre-calculus, college algebra, PSAT/SAT/ACT prep. References. Call Kathleen at 735-7735.
WANT TO WRITE THE PERFECT COLLEGE APPLICATION essay? You can be successful by contacting long-time Scripps Ranch resident Gail Zides. I am a recently retired AP English teacher with 30 years of experience at Torrey Pines High School. One-to-one private tutoring in my home. Many references can be provided. $85 per essay. 566-3304 or [[email protected]].
DRUM LESSONS—All skill levels, all styles. Learn from Mike Masessa, 40-year professional musician, teacher, and currently principal percussionist at Lawrence Welk Theater, Escondido. Will teach at your home. First lesson free. Call 774-5561 or email [[email protected]].
HELP YOUR CHILD EXCEL AT MATH—Excellent math tutor with math credential. Award-winning teacher available for tutoring math through AP Calculus. High success rate. Scripps Ranch resident. Call 414-0394.
PIANO AND VOICE LESSONS available at Scripps Performing Arts Academy! Professional faculty. Please call 586-7834.
IS YOUR CHILD READING BELOW GRADE LEVEL? Reading specialist available for grades 1–4. Paulette Millander, M.A./SR resident. 231-5186.
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.
TENNIS LESSONS—Former varsity captain at CCHS, and we won CIF 4 years in a row. Received full college tennis scholarship. Private lessons: $25/45 minutes. Group lessons: $15. Practice buddy: $25/45 minutes. Lucy at 472-7289 or [[email protected]].
AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORING—Common core math, integrated math, 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].
GUITAR FOR KIDS—Award-winning program, first lesson free. Great location, family friendly, group and private. [www.mikeslayen.com], [[email protected]], 619-249-6429.
LEARN HOW TO USE YOUR COMPUTER! Call Robert at 449-1749.
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.
SPANISH TUTOR—30 years experience. All levels. Private class, 1 hour/week $30. 2 hours/week $25/session. References available at your request. It has been proven that learning a foreign language, at any age, increases your brain power. Call 880-9789.
INDIVIDUALIZED TUTORING—Special Ed., certified, experienced teacher (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]].
IN-HOME TUTORS—All levels, reading/writing, math, science, foreign language, study skills, etc. SAT/ACT, ISEE, GRE test prep. Our professional, insured, background-checked tutors come to you! Flexible schedule. No long-term contract. Call 764-4335 or visit [clubz.com/findatutor].
PIANO LESSONS—Opening a new studio in SR home. Degree in education. Studied and performed piano for many years. Affordable rates for families. Call Toni at 717-7865.
MUSE ACADEMY OF MUSIC—Quality, fun lessons in piano, violin, cello, sax, oboe, clarinet, and voice. Professional faculty with advanced degrees in music. Family and military discounts. 856-495-7773. [www.museacademyofmusic.org].
GUITAR LESSONS—Professional player and experienced teacher. First lesson free. Call Mark at 248-3335. [www.exploreguitar.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]].
MATH TUTOR—Pre-algebra thru pre-calculus. Credentialed and experienced. Bob at 603-2716.
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.
PART-TIME HOME FOR SWEET 11-YR-OLD BLACK LAB—My new job requires travel and I am willing to pay for a loving home where I can drop off my dog occasionally. She is exceptionally well trained, gentle, and does not require much exercise. She just wants to be around people. I provide her bed, food, toys. Wait till you meet her; she’ll steal your heart! Lora at 335-0785.
SEEKING RESPONSIBLE DRIVER TO DRIVE student home from Scripps Ranch High to Mira Mesa. Call 444-5392.
CALIFORNIA COAST CREDIT UNION IS HIRING a personal finance rep. and teller at the Scripps Ranch branch! More info available at [www.calcoastcu.org]. Email resumes to [[email protected]].