Preferred Vendors

These are our preferred vendors as of the date above.  These recommendations are only made on an informational basis and are offered as a convenience to you. Respectfully, and I am sure you can appreciate, that we do not accept responsibility for their work. If you do use any of these recommendations, we would appreciate hearing your thoughts on the quality of their work, pricing, etc. (the good, bad, and ugly). This will help us keep highly-rated vendor recommendations on this list.   Also, because you value good customer service like us, if you have vendors you would recommend that are not on this list, please share them with us! 

* Note:  We have added a few vendors that we have researched by reviews only, or were recommended by others.  We have not tried them out yet ourselves, but if you do, please let us know the outcome.

Appliance Repair:

One Source Appliance Repair
919-815-6428
http://onesourceappliancerepair.com

Appraisals:

Beacon Appraisal Company
Todd Hofer
phone: 919.844.4000
[email protected]
Assistant: Liz Saponaro
[email protected]
http://beaconamc.com/index.html

Harmon Property Solutions
Matt Harmon
919-606-1935 mobile
[email protected] 
https://harmonps.com/

Blinds:

Blinds, Shades & Shutters
919-614-4819
[email protected]
http://rb-blinds.com

Carpentry:

Ace Handyman Services
https://www.acehandymanservices.com
Raleigh Office: 919-980-4731
Cary Office: 919-842-5389

Closer Look General Contracting
919-675-1596
[email protected]
https://www.closerlookgeneralcontracting.com

Carpet Cleaning:

Ivan Jaklin
Pro Green Carpet - Carpet Cleaning and Carpet Stretching
[email protected]
Ivan's Mobile: 919-909-7133
Elizabeth (assistant):  919-332-3039

Chimney Sweep/ Fireplace Repair:

Gas Fireplaces only:
Justin Vanderburg
Hearth ‘N Soul
910-512-3360*
[email protected]
https://www.hearthnsoul.com/

Wood Burning:
Mr. Soot Chimney Sweep
Dudley Hampton
(919) 874-0300

Fireman’s Choice
Grey Holloman
(919) 818-4607 

Cleaning:

Lucie's Home Services
919-949-1761
http://lucieshomeservices.com/

Vivi's Cleaning Services (not the Durham area)
Alberto & Vivian Quintana
919-760-5546
[email protected]
https://vivis-cleaning-services-llc.business.site/


Closing Attorney:

Jackson Law, P.C.
3605 Glenwood Ave, Ste 480
Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
919-438-2005
https://jacksonlawnc.com/

Judson Williamson
Milestones Law
4 Consultant Place, Suite B
Durham, NC 27707
Phone: 919-240-4000
www.milestoneslaw.com

Dale Thomas, Jr.
Gray Newell Thomas, LLP
4112 Blue Ridge Road, Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27612
Telephone: 919-782-7777
[email protected]

Concrete Repair:

Carolina Concrete Constructors, Inc.
919-479-9659
http://carolinaconcreteinc.com/

Richardson Concrete
919-618-5952
http://wedoqualityconcrete.com/

Decorating, Staging & Design:

Malissa McLeod Interiors
Phone: 919-321-0956
Email: [email protected]
www.malissamcleodinteriors.com

Kia Daniel
Triangle Staging & Design
919-324-2225 
[email protected]
http://www.trianglestaging.com/

Duct Cleaning:

Infinite Air Cleaning
Wayne Zimmerman
919-845-1957
http://www.infiniteair.com

Electrician:

T.H. Electrical Services, Inc.
919-606-3644
[email protected]

Wiretech Company
919-847-1617
https://wiretechcompany.com/

Fencing:

Harrison Fence
(919) 244-6908
[email protected]
https://harrisonfence.com

Fortress Fencing LLC
p: 919.960.2911
https://fortressfencingnc.com

American Heritage Fencing
Ralph Brown
(919) 554-2848
[email protected]
https://www.americanheritagefence.com/

Flooring:

Rafael Reyes
mobile: (919) 923-0341
home: (919) 730-0611
[email protected]

Frazee Carpet & Interiors
(also refinishes hardwood floors)
919-286-5570
http://www.frazeecarpet.com

Foundation Repairs:

Foundation Xperts
(919) 479-7100
http://www.foundationxperts.com

Closer Look General Contracting
919-675-1596
[email protected]
https://www.closerlookgeneralcontracting.com

Furnishings:

Ashley Furniture:  CLICK HERE
Furnish: CLICK HERE
Havertys: CLICK HERE
Raleigh Discount Furniture: CLICK HERE
High Point, NC which is about 45 minutes from Durham is considered the furniture mecca for this area. They have a market with tons of furniture storesCLICK HERE

Garage Doors:

American Pro Garage Doors
919-944-7334
www.americanprogaragedoors.com

General Contractors:

Closer Look General Contracting
Chris Pahl - Admin
919-675-1596
[email protected]
https://www.closerlookgeneralcontracting.com

Handyman:

Ace Handyman Services
https://www.acehandymanservices.com
Raleigh Office: 919-980-4731
Cary Office: 919-842-5389

HVAC Contractor:

Delta Heating and Cooling
Kelly Dyszelski
[email protected]
919-256-5120
https://calldeltatoday.com/

Carolina Air Conditioning
919-683-2421
$150 per unit
http://www.carolinaac.com/

Inspections:

Gabriel Ben-Or 
Pillar to Post
[email protected]
Office: 919-916-5733
https://gabebenor.pillartopost.com/inspector

Insurance:

Ian Brinkley, LUTCF
Jennifer Sirbaugh
The Brinkley Insurance Group
O - (919)325-4477
[email protected]
www.brinkley-insurance.com

Brad Davis
Farm Bureau
919-544-4953
919-260-5316 Cell
[email protected]
www.ncfbins.com

Allstate
Michelle Riley
919-544-2155
[email protected]

Irrigation:

Sandford Turf & Irrigation
919-258-6675
https://sanfordturfandirrigation.com

Lawn Care:

Lawns by Carlito
(919) 937-3250
[email protected]

Anthony's Lawn Care Services
919-564-6069
[email protected]

Delgado's Landscaping
919-777-8988

Bernal Landscape, LLC
[email protected]
Jorge Bernal: 919-971-8170

Lead Based Paint/Asbestos Testing:

EI Group, Inc
Phone: 919.657.7500
[email protected]
http://www.ei1.com/contact/

Locksmith:

Lock-N-Roll Mobile Locksmith
Joe
919-909-5993

Yousef Khasawneh
239-940-5893

Masonry:

JW Masonry
336.227.2310

Mold:

Dennis Coon
Healthy Home Restoration
919-526-0447
[email protected]
http://www.healthyhomerestoration.net/

Mortgage Lenders:

Nate Haines
Corporate Investors Mortgage Group, Inc.
919-525-3660
[email protected]

Brent Eckhardt
Physician Loan Specialist
First Horizon
910-262-4042 (Call or Text)
https://www.firsthorizon.com/Mortgage/Brent-Eckhardt

Anthony Gallup
Movement Mortgage
(919) 717-9068
[email protected]

Moving:

Larry Hinnant
Miracle Movers
919-480-8932
919-610-1789 (Cell)
[email protected]
www.movingservicesraleighnc.com/

Little Guys Movers
Phone: (919) 439-2454
http://www.littleguys.com/raleigh

Notary Services:

Bonita C. Mitchell, Notary Public  
(919) 371-8895 Cell phone
[email protected]
https://msbonitawillnotarize.business.site/

Odor Removal:

EnviroFix
919-847-5355
http://www.envirofixinc.com/about/testimonials

Painting:

Roger
Proline Painters
919-257-3646
http://prolinepaintersllc.net/index.php

Pests:

Custom Termite and Pest Control
919-881-7966
[email protected]
http://www.customtermiteandpest.com/

Mosquito Tek / Eco Tek 
888.636.6590
https://www.mosquitofreeliving.com/
[email protected]

Plumbing:

Midtown Plumbing
919-801-5987
https://www.midtownplumbingllc.com/

Ivey Plumbing
919-698-5642
https://iveytheplumber.com/

Pool Services:

Pool Specialists
919-847-4117
https://www.poolspecialists.com/

Pressure Washing:

Durham Power Wash
J.D.
919-680-1535
https://www.durhampowerwash.com/

Southern Outdoor Restoration
(919) 366-7474
[email protected]
http://www.southernoutdoorrestoration.com/

Radon Inspections:

Matthew Brian Gromadzki
RTL Radon Testing Labs
919-876-1876  
[email protected]
http://www.radontestinglabs.com

Raleigh Radon
919-621-0463
[email protected]
http://raleighradon.com/

Radon Remediation:


Matthew Brian Gromadzki
RTL Radon Testing Labs
919-876-1876  
[email protected]
http://www.radontestinglabs.com

Rentals:

Block & Associates Realty
919-459-6307
www.BlockRealty.com

Roofing:

Your Roofing Hub
Lon Humphries, Managing Partner
919-646-4410
www.yourroofinghub.com
[email protected]

William (Bill) Hendley
Integrity Roofing & Construction
919-525-9614

Septic:

The Water Specialist
919-732-1578
www.thewaterspecialist.com

McFarland Septic, LLC
(919) 383-1015 
[email protected]
http://www.mcfarlandseptic.com/

 

Spas/Jetted Tubs:

Spa Shop, LLC
919-454-4644

NC Green Plumbing & Rooter
919-741-8410
[email protected]

Structural Engineering:

Giles Flythe Engineers
919-465-3801
Joni Blair (admin) 
[email protected]
www.gfengineers.com

Stonewall Structural Engineering, PLLC
919-407-8663
www.stonewalleng.com

Surveyor:

Cawthorne, Moss and Panceiera
919-556-3148
https://www.cmplandsurveying.com/

John Collier
Southern Compass Land Surveying
984-200-2410

Trash Removal:

Standup Guys
(919) 719-0556
1-844-784-5865 (SUG-JUNK)
https://standupguys.biz/north-carolina/

Sweeps
www.sweeps.jobs

1-800-GOT-JUNK
1-800-468-5865

Tree Removal:

Scott Allen
Allen Tree Experts
Office: 919-854-0448
[email protected]
https://allentreeexperts.com/

TV / Picture Hanging:

John Eton
Simply Home A/V
919-455-3353
[email protected]

Underground Tank Inspector:

Cedar Rock Environmental
336-376-0394
http://www.cedarrockenvironmental.com/

Cohesion Environmental Services
919-233-8626
http://cohesion-inc.com/

Warranty (Home):

Old Republic Home Warranty
Marlene Campini, Senior Account Executive
800.282.7131 Ext. 1383
C: 410.802.8101
[email protected]
my.orhp.com/marlenecampini

Waterproofing:

Dennis Coon
Healthy Home Restoration
919-526-0447
[email protected]
http://www.healthyhomerestoration.net/

Well:

The Water Specialist
919-732-1578
www.thewaterspecialist.com

Agri-Waste Technology, Inc.
919-859-0669
[email protected]
https://agriwaste.com/inspection-services/

Wildlife Trapping:

Wildman Wildlife Trapping
Frank:  919-356-7580

Window Cleaning:

Brightview Window Cleaning
Dale Pittman
919.274.0673 (Office)

Window Glass (only):

Durham Glass, Inc.
Edith
919-688-9644
[email protected]
http://www.durhamglass.com

Rice’s Glass
(919) 967-9214
https://www.ricesglasscompany.com/

Window Replacement:

NC Siding and Windows
919-872-6262
https://ncsidingandwindows.com/

Harland Windows & Siding
919-755-0610
www.harlandwindows.com

Window Repair (mechanical issues):

Roy Richardson
919-360-0510
[email protected]

Window Screens:

Screen Pro’s Plus
919-799-2900