RESOURCES

 

San Francisco Bay Area Home Resources

 

Your home is a valuable asset and requires regular attention and care to protect it's value. Whether you are looking for a painter, house cleaner, interior designer, tree trimmer, locksmith... bookmark this Resource List of San Francisco Bay Area Professionals. These businesses are friendly, provide quality work, and have a five-star rating in Angelo's contact list. Although there are no guarantees, these contacts can help you in the process of picking the best service provider for you.


For additional tips on home maintenance, insurance, and lowering property taxes.... or if you simply can't find what you are looking for here, please contact Angelo directly at (415) 298-9171.




APPLIANCE REPAIR HOME WARRANTY
APPRAISERS INSPECTORS
ARCHITECTS INSURANCE
ATTORNEYS

INTERIORS

BUILDERS / CONTRACTORS
INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS   
CARPETING INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
CLEANING SERVICES KITCHEN & BATH RESOURCES
COMPUTER TECHS LANDSCAPERS, GARDENERS, MASONRY
ELECTRICIANS LOCKSMITHS & KEYS
ENGINEERS MOVING
ESTATE LIQUIDATION PAINTERS
ESTATE PLANNING PLUMBING
1031 EXCHANGES POOL CLEANERS
EXTERMINATORS RENTALS
FINANCING ROOFERS
FLOORING & SURFACES SECURITY SYSTEMS
FOUNDATIONS SF PERMITTING
GARAGE DOORS TAX PREPARERS
HANDYMAN TELEVISION SERVICE PROVIDERS
HAULERS TITLE COMPANIES
HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING/HVAC
UTILITIES



APPLIANCE REPAIR


Alpine Appliance Service

(415) 456.4423

Notes: Prompt, reliable residential appliance service.


Always-Ready Appliance Repairs

(415) 970.0070


Cherin’s Appliance (SF)

(415) 864.2111

Notes: Great brand name appliance store and customer service.

 

Lee’s Appliance, Inc.

(650) 992.2431

 

Parkside Appliance Service (SF)

(415) 731.4489

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APPRAISERS 


Steve Lenchner

(415) 931.7001

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ARCHITECTS


Sutton Suzuki Architects 

(415) 383.3139


Tim Kelley Consulting 

(415) 337.5824   

Notes: Bay Area / California historian.

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ATTORNEYS


Andrew Sirkin

(415) 738.8545

Notes: TIC


David Gellman

Goldstein, Gellman, Melbostad & Harris, LLP

(415) 621.5600

Notes: Condo conversion (TIC).


Hammond Law

(415) 955.1915

Notes: Real estate, business, litigation, landlord-tenant, municipal law, land use.

 

Pamela Duffy

(415)772.5721


Steven Adair McDonald

(415) 956.6488

Notes: Real estate law.

 

The Law Office of Aubrey Hone

(415) 944.9820

Notes:  San Francisco tax attorney.


Zacks and Utrecht

Andrew Zacks

(415) 956.8100

Notes: Real estate, litigation, landlord, mediation, TIC & condo conversion.

 

ZTA Zanghi Torres Arshawsky LLP

John P. Zanghi

(415) 977.0444 ext. 22

Notes: Real estate specific legal services.


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BUILDERS / CONTRACTORS


Builders Booksource

(800) 843.2028

Notes: Specialized industry bookstore.


Diamond Home Restoration

(415) 378.7413


Harrell Remodeling

(650) 230.2900


Maggetti Construction (San Jose)

(408) 559.3439


Masters Fine Carpentry (San Carlos)

(650) 593.8090


Selvig Development

(415) 482.9226

 

Shideler Skyvara Construction

(415) 606.7470  Zee

(415) 819.8552  Bill

Notes: Specializing in residential construction (kitchens, additions, new homes) Marin and SF.


Wyatt Construction

(415) 577.3999


Zayer Quality Construction (San Jose)

(408) 655.4480

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CARPETING


Abbey Carpet & Floor

(415) 752.6620


California Carpet & Rugs

(415) 487.3636


The Floor Store

(415) 457.2011 (San Rafael Store)

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CLEANING SERVICES


Absolute Window Cleaning

(415) 846.9400


Barry’s Upholstery Cleaning (SF)

(415) 883.8874


Cleanerific

(415) 820.7230


Cronan Carpet Cleaning

(650) 878.9970


COIT

(650) 588.7161

Notes: Carpet cleaning.


Donado Building Maintenance

(650) 992.9861

Notes: Cleans everything inside out!


Excellent Window Cleaning Inc.

(415) 821.9039

Notes: Windows, gutters, carpet cleaning, pressure wash, etc...

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COMPUTER TECHS


AppleCare

1-800-APL-CARE

Notes: Purchased phone support for new Macs


Computer Whiz

(415) 383.5645

Notes: PC & MAC computer needs.


iPhone Support

1-800-MY-IPHONE

Notes: Apple’s iPhone support staff.


Mac-Tech

(415) 785.4144

Notes: Support for mac computers

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ELECTRICIANS


Howie Wong

(415) 215.9028

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ENGINEERS


Dominick Chu

(650) 578.9899


Peter Culley

(415) 693.1600

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ESTATE LIQUIDATION


Favors Estate Liquidations

(510) 663.0449


Quality First

(415) 665.6442


Sweet Home Liquidation

(415) 255.5900

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ESTATE PLANNING


(coming soon)

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1031 EXCHANGES


Independent Exchange Service

(415) 782.5201


S.F. Bay Counties Exchange

(800) 552.1031

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EXTERMINATORS


(coming soon)

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FINANCING


Pacific Bay Financial

Juan Kong

(415) 682.0303

Notes: Mortgage broker.


Wells Fargo

Eric Wood

(415) 889.0708

Notes: Excellent home lender.

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FLOORING & SURFACES


All Natural Stone (San Jose)

(408) 544.9600


ASN Natural Stone

(415) 626.2616


City Hardwood Floors

(650) 755.3201

Notes: These guys have the best pricing -


Da Vinci Marble

(650) 595.2500


Fabiano Di Mestico

(650) 678.1089

Notes: Tile installer from Italy. Fabulous!


Floortex

(415) 924.6545


Graniterock

(408) 996.4500


Pietra Fina

(510) 670.1010

Notes: Beautiful showroom, worth the trip. Marble, granite, limestone.


Tile & Stone Experience

(925) 944.7800

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FOUNDATIONS


Add-A-Garage

(415) 567.3240

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GARAGE DOORS


Automatic Garage Door Corp.

(415) 648.6413


Garage Masters

(415)759.8094

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HANDYMAN


Philip Diehl

(415) 250.7118

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HAULERS


1-800-Got-Junk


Associated Trucking Inc.

(650) 652.3960


Sunset Scavenger Company (SF)

(415) 330.1300

Notes: Garbage service.

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HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING/HVAC


Demakas (SF & Marin)

(415) 282.2121

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HOME WARRANTY


First American

(888) 875.0533

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INSURANCE


Farmers Insurance

David Valez

(530) 676.8146


Costello & Sons

(415) 455.1515

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INSPECTORS


Anderson Roofing

(415) 584.9575

Notes: Roof inspections.


Arnest Termite Control

(415) 239.6977


Bay Area Property Inspection

(415) 479.7339

Notes: Mold.


Blount Inspection Services

(415) 939.9901

Notes: Good choice mold inspections.


Excelsior Roofing Co.

(415) 822.4488


GCIS

(415) 822.9090

Notes: Physical.


Golden Gate Tank Removal, Inc.

(415) 512.1555

Notes: Tank inspections.

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Lawson Roofing

(415) 285.1661


Lingruen & Associates Pest Control (SF)

(415) 822.2324

Notes: Pest.


Markoff

(650) 992.8900

Notes: Pest.


Save Energy

(415) 824.6010

Notes: Energy.


S.J. Gogol  Construction

(415) 333.9733

Notes: Pest


TEC Accutite

(650) 952.5551

Notes: Tank inspections.


Wellington (SF)

(415) 239.1700

Notes: Physical.

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INTERIORS 


Allwood Door Company (SF)

(415) 822.8900


Arthur McLaughlin & Associates (SF & Marin)

(415) 673.6746

Notes: Staging, interior design, construction design, furniture design.


Belmont Hardware (Bay Area Locations)

(415) 252.5625

Notes: impeccable, long-standing reputation.


California Closets (San Rafael)

(415) 455.1200


Closet Factory (San Carlos)

(888) 678.6789


Jeanese Rowell (Palo Alto)

(650) 323.1065

Notes: A complete team of design, plan, & build experts.


Kvanum (SF)

(415) 399.9445

Notes: Customized interior design solutions.

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London Chimney Services

(415) 383.8227


Martin Perri Interiors (San Ramon)

(925) 735.9718


Maxwell Window Shades (SF)

(415) 681.3414

Notes: Quality service, family run. Reasonable pricing.


Plantation (SF)

(415) 565.0880


San Francisco Design Center (SF)

(415) 490.5800


Sunrise Home (San Rafael)

(415) 456.3939

Notes: Beautiful store, quality, top notch. Furniture, interior design, lighting, media.


Tales (San Jose)

(408) 418.8668

Notes: Ornamental deco paves.


Tamera Mack Interiors & Staging (SF)

(415) 317.0374

Notes: Staging, interior design consultations.

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INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS


AT & T (SF & Marin)

(800) 288.2020

Notes: Telephone Internet service.


Earthlink

(800) 327.8454

Notes: High speed Internet service.


xfinity (Comcast) (SF & Marin)

(800) 436.1999

Notes: Digital cable, Internet, telephone service.

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INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT


The Golub Group (San Mateo)

Joe Martin

(650) 212.2240

Notes: Investment councel group.

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KITCHEN & BATH RESOURCES


Alno San Francisco

(415) 541.0754


Cherin’s Appliance (SF)

(415) 864.2111

Notes: Great brand name appliance store.


D & L Tile (San Carlos)

(650) 632.4000


Luo Marble & Tile (SF)

(415) 206.1819

Notes: Very reasonable marble, granite installs. Quality craftsmanship.

 

Pacific Sales (Multiple Bay Area Locations)

(415) 482.6439

Notes: Great appliances and prices.


Plumbing N’ Things (Redwood City)

(650) 367.6369

Notes: Kitchen and bath fixtures. Showroom chock-full!


Porcelanosa (SF)

(415) 593.7763


Schicker (Concord)

(925) 676.5040

Notes: Luxury bath enclosures.


Snaidero (San Rafael)

(415) 258.8222


Studio Mehler (SF)

(415) 864.0800

Notes: Kitchen & bath.

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LANDSCAPERS, GARDENERS, MASONRY


Agrifolia Tree Care (Marin & SF)

Drew Landers

(415) 482.8733

Notes: Grooming and removal.


Angel’s Landscaping (Marin)

(415) 336.3202

Notes: Residential, commercial, maintenance, irrigation systems.


Confidence Landscaping (Campbell)

(408) 559.1800


Friends of the Urban Forest (SF)

(415) 561.6890

Notes: Tree planting.


Joe Vaccaro (SF)

(415) 621.7782

Notes: Brick layer, concrete work. Great, family.


Neo-American Gardens (SF)

(415) 572.7431

Notes: Garden design & maintenance, holiday decor & floral arrangements, garden, home staging, orchids and interior plants.


Podesta Baldocchi (SF)

(415) 346.1300

Notes: SF florist. Been around for years. Beautiful stuff.


Shamrock Materials Inc. (San Rafael)

(415) 455.1575


Sloat Garden Center (SF, Marin, Bay Area)

(415) 440.1000

Notes: Complete garden store.


The Urban Farmer Store (SF & Mill Valley)

(415) 661.2204

Notes: Great source for outdoor lighting and irrigation.


Tom’s Outdoor Furniture (Redwood City)

(650) 366.0411


Tree Shapers (SF)

(415) 239.2420

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LOCKSMITHS & KEYS

 

Metro Locksmith

(415) 673.5050


Warman Security (SF)

(415) 775.8513

Notes: Locksmith

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MOVING


AKT Trucking

(415) 921.5333


Celtic Movers

(415) 307.8699


Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage (San Rafael)

(415) 491.4444

Notes: Rated Best of Marin, Pacific Sun. Great reputation, fabulous service.


Shamrock Moving & Storage (SF, Bay Area)

(415) 731.2777 SF

(650) 638.1777 Peninsula

(408) 863.0777 South Bay

 

The Country Inn For Pets (Novato)

(415) 897.6022

Notes: Great place to board you pet! Nice folks.


United

(877) 740.3036

Notes: Packing and moving service.

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PAINTERS


4 Star Painting

(415) 595.1483


Charles Warfield (SF)

(415) 999.5601

Notes: Fine interior & exterior painting.


Fine Custom Painting, Inc.

(415) 775.7767


Hugo Ruiz (SF)

(415) 235.3155

Notes: Residential painting.


Tom O’Callaghan

(415) 902.6286

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PLUMBING


Demakas (SF & Marin)

(415) 282.2121


Mark T. Voelker Plumbing (SF & Marin)

(415) 307.1917


Mason Plumbing (Marin)

(415) 456.4554

Notes: Family owned full-service plumbing services. Great!

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POOL CLEANERS


(coming soon)

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RENTALS

 


craigslist

Notes: Rental/housing options online.


PadMapper

Notes: This user-friendly site consolidates all available rentals onto a google map and allows you to customize the criteria you want to include or exclude in your search.


trulia

Notes: Offers rental search ability online.

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ROOFERS


A.S.A.P. Roofing Company

(415) 621.2727

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SECURITY SYSTEMS


ADT

(800) 238.2727

Notes: Alarm service.


Bay Alarm (SF & Marin)

(800) 610.1000

Notes: Alarm service.


Warman Security (SF)

(415) 775.8513

Notes: Locksmith

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SF PERMITTING

 

Andy Forrest

(415) 546.1077

Notes: Consulting engineer/permit expediter)

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TAX PREPARERS


Carlos A. Ausejo, E.A. (SF)

(415) 239.6984

Notes: Accountant.

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TELEVISION SERVICE PROVIDERS


DirecTV

(800) 280.4388

Notes: Satellite provider.


Tivo

(877) 289.8486

Notes: Record TV.


xfinity (Comcast)

(800) 436.1999

Notes: Digital cable, Internet, telephone service.

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TITLE COMPANIES


First American Title

Patty Franks

(415) 796.6116

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UTILITIES


Alhambra Water

(800) 201.6218

Notes: Home water delivery.


Arrowhead

(866) 853.9216

Notes: Home water delivery.


AT & T

(800) 288.2020

Notes: Telephone/ Internet service.

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Golden Gate Disposal & Recycling Co. (Sunset Scavenger Co.) (SF)

(415) 626.4000

Notes: Garbage service.


Marin Magazine (Marin)

(415) 332.4800

Notes: Regional magazine publication.


Marin Municipal Water District (Marin)

(415) 945.1400

Notes: Residential water.


New York Times (SF & Marin)

(800) 698.4637

Notes: Newspaper delivery.


PG&E

(800) 743.5000

Notes: Gas and electricity.


Selzer Sisters

(800) 928.3755

Notes: Real seltzer & Italian soda - - delivered to your home.


San Francisco Chronicle

(415) 777.1111

Notes: Newspaper delivery.

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San Francisco Magazine (SF)

(866) 736.2499

Notes: Local city magazine.


SF Water Department (SF)

(415) 551.3000

Notes: Water.


Sunset Scavenger Company (SF)

(415) 330.1300

Notes: Garbage service.




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