For Sale or Rent

ROOM FOR RENT–Friend or relative visiting and not enough space? Private entrance, fully furnished room and bath–similar to a hotel room–available in my SR home. Small refrigerator and microwave, wireless internet, and cable TV. Weekly and monthly rates. 761-1180.

OFFICE SUITE RENTALS IN SCRIPPS RANCH–9845 Erma Road. Great centralized location with easy freeway access. Various sizes available from 800 to 3,000 s.f. Call Jay at 877-755-7997, ext. 102.

AMAZING SOFA! 4-cushion Drexel Heritage. Like new! No kids/no pets. Earth tones–mostly light browns/gold; some sage/rust. Paid $5,200. Now $1,050-OBO. Must see! 271-1575. Pics available.

FOR SALE–Oceanfront Mission Beach vacation rental. 2 BR, 1 BA condo, $799,500 by owner. On Oceanfront Walk. 619-890-1987. No realtors. [].

YOGA GIFT CERTIFICATES–Give the gift of yoga this holiday season. Good for private, semiprivate, or group yoga class(es) here in SR. Email [[email protected]] or call 366-4589.

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 Development. Lic. #833211. Since 1952. []. 453-6555.

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

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

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 [].

PAINTING–[]. Interior/exterior. Call 760-580-9011.

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, 208-6388.

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.

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.

QUALITY PAINTING–High quality painting at affordable prices. Inside, outside. Free est. We’re dependable and honest. Local references available. 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.

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

TM-LANDSCAPING–Everything your lawn and garden needs. 10 years SR experience. For a free estimate, call Tom at 220-5542 and visit [].

HOME DECOR DESIGN AND SEWING–Cathy Flanders at 695-3608. Professional quality window treatments, cushions, pillows, bedding, and much more.

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.

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.

CLUTTER EVERYWHERE? FEELING OVERWHELMED? The Mess Medic professional organizer helps you sort, purge, organize! No more hiding from embarrassment. 278-7217.

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

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

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

CALIF. CUSTOM PAINTING–Scripps Ranch resident. Lic. #732536, insured. Int. and ext. Cabinet refreshening. 382-8656.

HANDYMAN-PLUMBER–Will help you save water. Replace your toilets, showerheads, and faucets. Also test your water regulator and can repair or replace. Can help with other handyman chores! Just call Oscar at 444-5809.

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

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. MaryClaire, 695-8463 or [[email protected]].

FOR 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 Mark at 619-742-4140. Lic. #509651.

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.

GENERAL CONTRACTOR/HANDYMAN/HAULING-Tim Kohl, Scripps Ranch resident. Ca Lic. #583039 since 1988. Cell/text: 619-206-9896.

CUSTOM SHUTTERS AND WINDOW TREATMENTS by Budget Blinds. Wood blinds, cellular shades, woven wood, panel track, motorization, and much more! Our franchise buying power allows us to negotiate the best price and exclusive warranties directly from our vendors to you. Call today for your free in-home consultation: 271-6252. []. Serving Scripps Ranch for over 12 years! Contractor’s License #913327–BBB-accredited business.

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.

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. Fully insured. Contractor’s license #636687. Email: [[email protected]]; visit [].

MOBILE SCREEN SERVICE–Windows-doors. Re-screen or replace. Fast, free quotes. Call Sunshine Screens at 248-6500 today.

QUALITY DETAIL HOUSECLEANING–Honest, experienced, excellent references. Call Alicia at 619-368-3087.

CORY’S HOUSE SERVICES–Housecleaning “and more.” Good S.R. references. 619-206-7409.

VICTORIA’S HOUSECLEANING–12 years exp. Good work and refs. For every week. Bathrooms, bedrooms, kitchens, and more. 220-0750.

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 [].

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.

WATER HEATERS! 40 gal., $799; 50 gal., $899. Includes water heater, installation, and haul away. See my water heaters at []. Toilets, disposals, sinks, faucets, filtration. Call Robert anytime! 760-845-0907 or email [[email protected]]. Express Water Heaters and Plumbing Company since 1991. License C36 #739998. Bonded and insured.

HOUSECLEANING–Affordable, experienced, honest, weekly, biweekly, monthly, excellent references. Call Nelida at 349-0702.

BATTAGLIA LANDSCAPE–Great prices–quality work. Flagstone, brickwork, stone, irrigation, lighting, fencing. Scripps resident since 1987. No job too small! Call now! Free estimates. References available. [[email protected]]. 619-316-4411.

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.

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

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

HOUSEKEEPING AND MORE–Housekeeping, move-outs, organize, pack/unpack, personal assistant, driver, appts., errands, cook, party service/clean-up, pets. 7 days a week. 1 free hr. for sign-ups/referrals. SR refs. Becki, 619-851-6404.

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.

COLOSSUS PAINTING–“Quality that stands the test of time.” 688-2248 or 207-7946 (cell). []. Lic. #914608.

REMODEL? RESTORE? REPAIR? Excellent references. Fair pricing. Lic. #777066. Call John Warner at 619-922-6498.

JUANITA’S HOUSECLEANING–Honest, reliable, and affordable. 10 years experience. Call 619-699-9850.

HAUL FOR YOU! Reliable students with truck will do loading and hauling–plants/dirt, Home Depot, Goodwill, SD landfill, etc. Call Michael at 774-7471 or Dustin at 945-4698.

SCRIPPS RANCH TREE SERVICE–Tree pruning and tree removal, including grinding roots. Many Scripps references. Fully insured. Lic. #536566. Call 213-4509 for free estimate.

JUDITH’S CLEANING SERVICE–10 yrs. exp. Houses/apartments, offices, condos, move-outs. Reasonable rates. Free est. 619-654-8346 (c).

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

ELECTRICIAN FOR YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS–Let us improve or repair anything electrical you need done! New lighting, plugs, switches, fans, & troubleshooting. I’m CA licensed #852116, Journeyman Certified and have 17 yrs. experience. Lifetime guarantee on all workmanship and free estimates! 7 years working in Scripps Ranch. Save money, get quality. Call John at 692-8403 or check out [].

HOUSECLEANING SERVICE–Exp., reliable, reasonable. Own transportation. Please call Nancy at 619-366-1810 or Miriam at 619-366-0292.

General Services

SCRIPPS RANCH NOTARY–$5 per signature. 693-0999.–First 10 people this month to text “free” will receive a 1/2 hour free massage and consultation. Must be 18+, unless accompanied by an adult. 232-8456.

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. []. 619-298-3033.

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, 578-6182.


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

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

SMALL DOG BOARDING–In clean, fun home. Dog walks, cat care, vacation sits. SR resident for over 30 years. 945-1880, []. Michelle Peiss, owner operated.

$40 RIDE TO AIRPORT! Assistance with luggage included…6 years experience professionally driving. Call Mr. Carter at 909-346-4009.

HUMAN RESOURCES–Individual resume creation/revision, interview skills training, and career coaching. HR function development for small- to mid-sized companies. [[email protected]], [], 578-9831.

LIVING TRUSTS, GUARDIANSHIP, WILLS, Power of atty, physician directive, amendments all included–all one package! Reasonable. By 20 yr. Scripps resident/30 yr. S.D. atty. Night and evening appts. available in your home or anytime in my office. Atty. William C. Mathews at 619-298-7220.

WEBSITE COPYWRITING–A website’s success hinges on both design and words. More, Google wants your copy search engine optimized. Scripps Ranch references. Reasonable rates. Visit [] or call 248-0667.

COMPUTER PROBLEMS–I can help. My place $25/hr. Your place $50/hr. Pickup and deliver, $25 additional. SR resident, A+ certified, 17 years experience. Donnie at 653-6767.

WE FIX YOUR 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.

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

AIRPORT RIDE–From SR, $50. 695-0844.

LOCAL PHOTOGRAPHER–To do your family or kids photo for your holiday cards. $100 for an hour and all your photos on CD. Clark at 722-2308, and visit [].

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.

LONG-TERM CARE PLANNING–What would long-term care costs do to your family and retirement portfolio? As a Certified Long-Term Care professional, my experience and expertise can help you create a plan to protect you and those you have promised to take care of. Call Elizabeth Blane for a complimentary assessment of your individual needs and situation. Call 240-7730 or 353-1523 or email [[email protected]]. CA license #0G62871.

SENIOR COMPANION/PERSONAL ASSISTANT–Dr. appts., errands, light housework. Experienced, trustworthy, reliable. Excellent references. Marcy at 663-5576.

PAWS IN GOOD CARE is an in-home pet care company. Servicing San Diego. We offer daily dog walking, dog, cat, and puppy visits, overnight care in your home. Dog field trips and pet taxi. Affordable rates. Open 7 days a week and holidays. Owned by Stephanie Johnson. 220-0588, [].

Tutors and Instruction

MATH TUTOR–Engineer, college prof. Pre-algebra thru calculus. Also Math ACT, SAT 1, SAT 2. Experienced, references. Call Sy at 578-2725.

GOT MATH? Expert tutoring. Math and most other subjects. Master’s degrees or teaching credentials, references. []. Bruce McClure at 663-8992.

FRENCH TUTOR–All levels, native speaker. 414-1208.

TUTORING–Certified, experienced teacher (K-12; college) with M.Ed. 15 years successful teaching in classroom; 20 years tutoring. Specialized in reading comprehension, writing strategies, math, elem. to Alg II and geometry (all ages), science, test preparation: PSAT, SAT, CBEST, CSET. Cindi Breton at 254-1454l or [[email protected]], [].

MATH TUTOR–Pre-algebra thru pre-calculus. Credentialed and experienced. Bob at 603-2716.

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

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. [].

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]].

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 and statistics, chemistry, test preparation: SAT, ACT. Debbie Lustigson at 232-8011 or [[email protected]].

MATH TUTOR–Algebra, geometry, pre-calculus. Experienced teacher. Call Denyse at 586-7058.

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

CHINESE/JAPANESE/SOROBAN/SHODO/ESL–Free trial lesson. Language school in Poway offers private/group lessons and cultural workshops. 232-0435 or [[email protected]].

MATH TUTOR–Pre-algebra thru pre-calculus. Credentialed and experienced. Bob at 603-2716.

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

MATH TUTOR–CA credentialed, experienced math teacher! Reasonable rates for quality one-on-one time with a teacher. Pre-alg. thru pre-cal., college alg., PSAT/SAT/ACT prep. References. Call Kathleen at 735-7735.

WANT TO WRITE THE PERFECT college application essay? You can do so by contacting Scripps Ranch resident Gail Zides. I am a retired AP English teacher from Torrey Pines High School. One-to-one private tutoring. Many references can be provided. $75 per hour. 566-3304 or [[email protected]].

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

TUTORING AND SKILL BUILDING–K-adult: math, algebra, geometry, calculus, biology, chemistry, physics, reading comprehension, writing, spanish, HSPT/Explore tests, SAT/ACT prep, college applications/essays. Private lessons. Diagnostic assessments available. Dedicated and credentialed teachers. American Center for Learning, 549-4250. [].

Child Care

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.

SR BABYSITTER–SRHS sophmore, CPR certified, responsible w/references. Elise at 722-3431.

BABYSITTING–Reliable SRHS girl. 566-7351.

BEFORE-/ AFTER-SCHOOL CARE–Licensed provider. Lic. #376621626. 935-9004.

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


CHICKEN SITTING–Enthusiastic 13-year-old chicken lover (and her mom) will help you feed and raise baby chicks, pullets, or chickens. This is our sixth year of having chickens in Scripps. 248-0667.

OLDE FASHIONED CHRISTMAS BOUTIQUE–10842 Charbono Point. Join us Friday, Nov. 30, 2-8 pm; Saturday, Dec. 1, 10 am-4 pm; and, Sunday, Dec. 2, 10 am-2 pm. For further information, call Andrea at 271-7946.

SR ZEN–Join us for traditional meditation practice. Sundays 8-9:15 am. Inside Jing at 9865 Business Park Ave. Free/donation. Leslie at 586-0049 or [[email protected]].

BEAUTY ON A BUDGET–Skin care packed with multiple benefits. Special offers you won’t want to miss. Free makeovers and expert tips. Shop local in the Ranch from a woman-owned business! Contact me today: Claudia Walker, Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant. 619-370-6185. [].

Help Wanted

HELP WANTED–Assistant for real estate investment company. Very flexible hours. Quicken, Word, Excel needed. No smoking. Prefer mature individual. Fax resume to 578-6062.