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].

WALL COVERING—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.

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.

PAINTING—[SanDiegohouse-painting.com]. Interior/exterior. Call 760-580-9011.

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.

IF YOU’RE THINKING OF TILING—If you can dream it, I can do it; floors, showers, etc. 24 yrs. experience. Lic. #707150. Bill at 735-7894.

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.

TM-LANDSCAPING—Everything your lawn and garden needs. 10 years SR experience. For a free estimate, call Tom at 220-5542 and visit the website [www.tm-landscaping.com].

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.

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.

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.

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. Spring special: 2-hour consult, $190. Mary Claire at 695-8463.

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.

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 Bob at 619-507-8203.

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

THE OWNER OF MISTER ELECTRIC offers a free-of-charge parking lot light improvement to the community of Scripps Townhomes in the value of $1,200. 530-2617.

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.

HOUSECLEANING—Please call Dulce at 360-813-4646 or Julia at 832-260-6956.

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.

HOUSE OR APARTMENT CLEANING—Please call Maria at 619-302-6214. Good SR references.

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]].

HOUSECLEANING—Good job and good references. Call Doris at 619-358-5493.

WATER HEATERS! 40 gal., $799; 50 gal., $899. 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.

BATTAGLIA LANDSCAPE—Great prices—quality work. Flagstone, brickwork, patio covers/decks, concrete, fencing. Scripps resident since 1987. Call now! Free estimates. References. Cell #: 619-316-4411 or [[email protected]].

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].

HOUSECLEANING—Call Elizabeth at 829-7032.

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

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.

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.

WANT HELP SPRING CLEANING? Organizing specialist and lifestyle coach Diane Halfman clears clutter and brings order to closets, garages, and offices. Call 619-921-3272.

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.

NO TIME FOR HOUSEWORK? Call Darline’s Housecleaning Service. Affordable, reliable, references. 207-8326 (c) or 240-6816 (h).

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

DOMESTIC ENGINEER—Housekeeping, vacancy cleaning, pack/unpack, personal asst./organizer/shopper, party service, housesit, pet care, driver. SR refs. Remember mom on May 12! Call Becki at 619-851-6404.

SCREENS—Re-screened or replaced. Windows, doors, patios. Fast affordable service. Sunshine Screens. Call 248-6500.

PRIMARY PLUMBING AND DRAIN CLEANING—Residential, commercial service and repair, remodels, additions. Tankless and tank-type water heaters. Backyard firepit installs, stoves, sinks. Gas and water pipe reroutes. 30 yrs. experience. Call John at 619-987-7681. Lic. #862436.

NEED HELP WITH THAT? Drywall repair and small jobs. SR resident 12 years, with 20 years experience! Weekends and evenings only. Call “Mr. C” for fast, friendly service with a smile! 382-0179.

HOUSECLEANING—Reliable, references. Please call Gaby at 619-735-1641.

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

HOUSECLEANING—Chemical-free products available. Call 414-0515.

PARTY SERVICE—Food prep, serve, replenish dishes, clean-up. SR refs. Remember mom on May 12! Call Becki at 619-851-6404.

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

AM PM CLEANING SERVICES, INC.—20 years experience. Environmentally friendly cleaning products. 619-263-3865.

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.

YARD WORK SERVICES—If you need any yard work help, call Brad at 842-8427.

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

SOLAR POWER—Stop high electric bills. Save $ with a solar system and solar loan. SR resident and solar power consultant for New Day Solar, Lic. #812958. President in solar since ‘97! Call Wende at 863-3781. Free site eval. and neighborly advice.

General Services

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

ScrippsChiropracticClinic.com—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. [www.pet-tenders.com]. 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 at 578-6182.

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

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

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.

MOBILE NOTARY AND LOAN SIGNING—Call Victor at 619-757-4263.

LOWEST COST AIRPORT RIDES ($25)—School/after-school activity rides. Retired SR resident. Call Bill at 583-1726.

ANOTHER MOTHER’S DAY AND FATHER’S DAY is drawing near. Why not do something different this year? Have Brunetto Video Services create a unique photo montage or transfer your old home videos to DVD. It’s very easy to do, just call Brunetto Video Services at 335-3483, or visit our website at [www.brunettovideo.com].

DOG WALKER/PET SITTER—BA Grad. Loves animals. Ella at 414-0515.

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

DOG WALKER—Longtime area resident. Reliable, caring, and professional. Low rates and monthly billing. All supplies provided. Daytime, evening, and weekend appointments available. Brian at 414-8789.

NEED A SAFE RIDE for children/adults? Visit [aNeededRide.com] or call 244-7555.

Tutors and Instruction

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

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.

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 [www.Yogazander.com] or call 361-1910.

NEED A TUTOR? Our pre-screened and highly qualified tutors come to your home at your convenience. 1-on-1 tutoring for all subjects, pre-K to adult. 1st hour free! Call 764-4335 or visit [www.clubZ.com] for more information.

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.

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].

SACRED WOMAN YOGA—Join us for our weekly all-levels Saturday group lesson in SR. Private lessons and gift certificates available. 366-4589 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.

SPANISH TUTOR 20 YRS. EXPERIENCE—Private lesson: $25/hr.; group: $10/person, minimum 3 students. 880-9789.

MAXIMIZE YOUR GRADES AND TEST SCORES—Tutoring and skill building: K–adult. Reading, writing, math (all levels), Spanish, French, biology, chemistry, physics, SAT/ACT prep. Study skills. Private lessons. Experienced and supportive teachers. Approved by California Department of Education for supplemental education services. American Center for Learning. 549-4250. [www.americancenterforlearning.com].

JAPANESE/CHINESE/ABACUS/SHODO/ESL—Free trial lesson. Language school in Poway offers private/group lessons. Call 232-0435, email [[email protected]], visit [www.japanesq.com].

GUITAR LESSONS—Professional player and experienced teacher. First lesson free. Call Mark at 248-3335. [www.exploreguitar.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 and statistics—chemistry, test preparation: SAT, ACT. Debbie Lustigson at 232-8011 or [[email protected]].

MUSIC INSTRUCTION IN YOUR HOME—Piano, keyboard, clarinet, flute, saxophone, violin, viola, cello, trumpet, trombone. Juilliard and Manhattan School of Music. SR resident. Call Neil at 689-2160.

LEARN ENGLISH! Experienced, patient ESL teacher in Scripps Ranch—conversation, reading, writing. I will tailor lessons to fit your needs. Call Jennifer at 433-7189.

Child Care

BABYSITTING—Reliable SRHS girl. 566-7351.

CHILD AND DOG SITTER—HS sophmore, CPR, resp. with references. Call Elise at 722-3431.

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

EXPERIENCED BABYSITTER—Available weeknights and weekends. Reliable and responsible SRHS student. Red Cross certified in child CPR. I have my own transportation and an excellent driving record. Please call Madeline at 880-8692.

BABYSITTING—BA grad. Experience with children. CPR certified. Call Ella at 414-0515.


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].