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

For Sale or Rent

EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES—130–650 sq. ft. Receptionist, conference room, internet, utilities included. 9747 Businesspark Ave. 578-9350.

PEACEFUL ROOM—For nature lovers on Hendrix Pond. By night, week, or month. $77/$490/$1,650. Must have local SD references. Private bath. Non-smokers only. No young children. Refrigerator available. 245-8330, Timi.

SPEND SPRING BREAK (3/28–4/4) in 2 BR/2 BA Marriott Desert Springs villa, sleeps 8. $1,800 for 7 nights. SR owner. 547-1557.

FOR SALE—Dell All-in-One XPS 27-inch computer. Windows 8.1 installed. Full windows touch screen. Mouse and keyboard included. Call or text 693-1039. $800.

FOR SALE—Electric lawn mower and electric edger. $50 for both. 566-2804.

FOR SALE—Rec. mtn bikes: woman’s 15” Specialized Myka and unisex 15” Marin (I am 5’4”). Excellent condition, $100 ea. 566-2804.

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.

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 of electrical services. I quickly troubleshoot and I’m fast with the new stuff too! Lic. #670767. Vince at 549-0959 or 619-933-2894.

TOO BUSY FOR HOUSEWORK? Let me do it for you. Mary, (c) 619-888-7321, (h) 586-1458.

MOBILE SCREEN SERVICE—Windows or doors. Fast, friendly service. Free estimates. Richard at Sunshine Screens, 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.

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.

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

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

TM LANDSCAPING—Everything that your lawn and garden needs. 10 years SR experience. For free estimate call Tom, 220-5542. tm-landscaping.com.

HOUSECLEANING—SR references. Please call Yana at 619-564-9821.

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.

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.

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.

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]

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.

SCRIPPS HANDYMAN—Big or small, one call solves it all! SR references, ask for Mr. C! 619-701-9331.

ELECTRICIAN FOR YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS—Improve or repair anything electrical! CA licensed #852116, Journeyman Certified 20 yrs exp. Free lifetime guarantee on all workmanship. 10 yrs working in Scripps Ranch. Save money, get quality. Call John 692-8403. www.baratellielectric.com.

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

LIGHTING AND POWER FOR LANDSCAPING and other outdoor needs. Vince, lic’d electrician (670767). Phone #: 549-0959.

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.

ELECTRICIAN: HOME/BIZ/INDOOR AND OUT—Service calls, fixture replacement, upgrades, cans, fans, extra power for garages, and more! 35 years experience and a SR resident. L#670767. Vince: 549-0959 or 619-933-2894.

HOME IMPROVEMENT AND REMODEL—From small jobs to kitchen and bath remodels. I provide high quality work with affordable pricing. Since 1985. Peter Howard, license #484989. 619-250-0292.

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

CALL MAGICAL ANGELS CLEANING SERVICE—We are an outgoing, friendly, two-person team ready to come clean your home! Attention to detail and quality service! We are honest, trustworthy, and hard-working with a great attitude. Bonded, lic’d, and ins. Call Eve at 619-633-8047 or 760-317-1390.

LET ME KNOCK YOUR LIGHTS OUT! And other electrical needs. Living and working in Scripps since ‘87. Lic #670767, Vince 549-0959.

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.

HOUSECLEANING SERVICE–14 yrs. exp. Honest, reliable, SR refs. Lic’d. Sylvia, 619-655-9682.

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.

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.

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.

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. BBB accredited business. Call John at 619-208-6131 or visit www.bravoconstruction.net.

HANDYMAN—Install appliances. Repair almost anything. 30 years experience. SR references. $30/hour. Call Steve at (c) 619-846-2632.

FRANCISCA’S HOUSECLEANING—24 years of experience. Great references. Call Briana at 603-9410.

DRYWALL–GOT HOLES?! Same day service, most patches. “Punching and patching since 1994!” 652-9531.

HOUSECLEANING—Call Doris 619-358-5493.

General Services

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.

ATTENTION SENIORS: USE EQUITY IN CURRENT HOME to purchase a new home. You may have heard about reverse mortgages and how they can help you tap the equity in your home to help pay for expenses. But did you know you can also buy a new home with a reverse mortgage? The best part—you’ll never need to make monthly mortgage payments on your new home. If you’ve been thinking about purchasing a property that better suits your needs, this could be your opportunity. So call today! Dennis Reese, Rancho Financial. Trusted advisor #238230. 876-4328.

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.

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

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

SUZI’S PHOTO EDITING, ALTERATION/RESTORATION—Custom excellence since ‘95! Antiques, digital, etc. 652-9537.

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

PET SITTING/WALKING—Experienced SRHS student w/references. Call Elise at 722-3431.

TAKE THE WORRY OUT OF RETIREMENT with a reverse mortgage! If you’re a homeowner age 62 or older, a reverse mortgage could change your life. It may allow you to safely tap into your home equity while remaining in your home. You’ll have tax-free* cash without depending on others or burdening your heirs. So you can enjoy the life you so richly deserve. Dennis Reese, Rancho Financial. Trusted advisor, #238230. 876-4328.

COMPUTER SERVICES—23-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.

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 2 go. 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. Retired SR resident. Call Bill at 583-1726.

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, played with. $10 a day. So much attention, guaranteed not to miss you while you’re gone. Call 619-300-7970. 30 pounds max.

RIDE TO AIRPORT–Call to book: 619-300-7970.

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—Exp., Cred. All grades, Common Core. Also ACT and SAT. Get the best. Reasonable rates. References. 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.

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.

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]

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

IS YOUR CHILD READING BELOW GRADE LEVEL? Reading specialist available for grades 1–4. Paulette Millander, M.A./SR resident. 231-5186.

LEARN PIANO/GUITAR—All ages and levels. In-home or at my studio. 619-797-5333.

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 $335/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.

EXPERIENCED MATH TUTOR—Pre-algebra through pre-calculus. Call Denyse at 586-7058.

SUZI SPANISH TUTOR—$25 per hr, lifetime of experience! Friendly, fun, energetic! 652-9537.

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

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 [email protected]

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

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 EDUCATIONAL TUTORING—Special Ed., certified, experienced teacher (K–12). Over 25 years of successful tutoring in Scripps Ranch. Specializing in reading comprehension, writing strategies, Common Core math, integrated math, algebra, geometry, calculus, chemistry, SAT and ACT test preparation. 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.

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.

Child Care

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—College-age babysitter available. Call Maggie at 472-9523. Own transportation.

Help Wanted

ASSISTANT—For real estate investment company. 10–15 hours/week. Very flexible schedule. Quicken, Word, Excel needed. Computer network experience helpful. Fax resume to 578-6062.