Recommended Service Providers


1031 Exchange Services
Bankers Exchange Services 925 212 1727

Alarm Systems
Watchtower Security 415 468-8882
Sentry Alert 510 848 8885

Appliance repairs
Apple Stove repair, Old gas stoves 510 420 8096
Reliance appliance 510 525 5921
Kim’s appliance repair 510 436 5382 Quick and reasonable

Appraisers personal property, jewelry, silver etc
Dan Tennenbaum 415 781 1144

Appraisers
Linda L. Boyd 510 658 4230
Real Valuation, Marian Huntoon 510 540 2461
Handy and Associates 925 837 5400
John Chovanes 510 882 5334
Bagot and Associates 510 339 6233
Marian Huntoon 510.541.2461

Architects
Bronwyn Barry 510 465 1187
Josh Moore 510 334 5589
George Dedekian 510 452 0670

Attorneys, eviction
Kevin Harris 925 417 8700

Attorneys, Estate Planning
Dewey Watson 415 357 2087
Howard D.Neal 510.339.0233

Attorneys, probate
Charles Triay www.triaylawoffices.com 510 832 8700
Bruce Bernstein 925 283 1552
Kyle Johnson 510 527 1880
Duane Leonard 510.843.2321
Howard D.Neal 510.339.0233

Attorneys, Real Estate
Harvey Stein 510 763 6233

Audio-visual installation
Sound Vision 415 456 7000

Auto Mechanics
Automasters 510 654 6614
Berkeley Mini Car ( Honda’s only) 510 841 1221
Nick’s Mercedes 925 283 5233
James’ Auto Repair 510 652 8686

Cabinet makers
Oakland Cabinet Company 510 632 0212
EcoHome Improvement Cabinets, Counters & Tile 510 644 3500

Carpeting
Floor Dimensions 510 525 5656
Direct Sales Floors/Yami G 510 538 5000
Carpet Depot 510 638 3200
Dick’s Carpets/Joe Ray 510 633 9533

Carpet Cleaners
Murray’s General Carpet Cleaning 510 415 6559
Larry’s Extreme Clean 510 215 7664

Caterers
Rick and Ann’s 510 649 0869
Glass Onion 510 848 3542

Chimney Sweep
Tracy Joiner 800 213 330

Cleaning Services
Heihn Cleaning 510 604 7387
Maid Brigade 510 535 9500
SkillClean 925 432 4393
Corsi Janitorial Service 510 541 5661
Isabel Green 510 589 8092

Computer Networking
Saratoga Computers 925 766 5554

Concrete pumping
Acosta Concrete Pumping

Delicatessens
Genova’s 510 652 7401

Doors and Windows
John Bray 510 377 8117

Drywall Contractors
Kevin R. Construction 510 918 3290
Leonard Jones, interior plaster specialist 510 472 1411
Duarte Drywall 510 719 4377

Electricians
John Skeels (low voltage, t.v., telephone, speakers, alarms) 415 468 8882
David Garrard 510 525 4687
Earl’s Low Cost Electric 510.867.4436

Engineers
Sal P. Italiano 510 536 3319
Jamie Pearl 510 339 6655
Van Maren & Associates 510 655 9297
Dan Szumski 510 418 7155
Peter Chuck & Associates 415 883 2443
Dan Yust Acustruct 925.872.4680

Estate Liquidators

Delana Toler 510 479 7309
Favors Estate Liquidations 510 599 0911
Sisters 510 528 8020
Born Yesterday 510 525 0595

Excavation
Dale’s Excavating 510 506 5302
B. Gustin 510 335 0170

Fiduciary Services
Simon Associates, professional fiduciary 415 285 3233
IMT, Meredith Taylor 510 352 6000  Conservatorships
Jano Bogg professional fiduciary, 510 295 5321
Michael Gardner & Pearson Miller 510.528.3613
Financial planners
John Raphael, CFP  510 928 9389

Florists
Flowers by Myrna 510 339 0425

Flooring
California Hardwood Flooring 510 502 9134
Floor Dimensions 510 525 5656
Tulip Wood Floors 510 524 2080

Foundation contractors

Brian Bouchard 510.706.9170

General Contractors

Paul O’Brien 510 757 1114
Complete Construction (Disability Access Specialist) 510 528 8800
Michael Costello 510 339 0416
Structural Protection Services Rick Bringel 510 531 1317
Alameda Structural Foundation Specialist 510 523 1610
Fryer Construction 510 682 4908
Smith Weather Stripping 510 547 6224
Heringer Construction 510 309 1058
Romweber Construction 510 339 0016
R.J. Clark and Company 510 482 6045
Scott O’Hara Construction 925 229 0174
Eron Tyler Foundations 510 435 3773

Glass blowers
Eric Eiserling 510 654 8387
Guido Gherlizza 510 543 9020
Bill Birch 415 386 2604

Gravel and Rock
Rock Transport 510 633 1528
American Soil Products 510 540 8011

Handyman
Philip Mignaud 510 536 0225
A Cut Above; water heater strapping ,gas valve compliance specialist 510 523 7562
Michael Gut 510 697 0433
Mike Ricco 510 758 0613
Handyman Paul 510 339 1876

Hauling
Trash Patrol 510 367 5695
Lawson yard services 510 758 8498
U CALL WE HAUL 510 872 7380
Big’s Hauling 510 539 7575
Fast Haul 800 919 4285

Home Inspection
Fryer Inspections 510 682-4908
R. J. Clark 510 482 6045
Eastbay Structural 510 652 4712
Star Group 510 482 8016
Curtis Roberts, Mold Inspector 916.690.4884

HVAC-Heating and Air Conditioning
Walnut Creek HVAC 915 933 9333

Insulation Contractors
Coast Building Products 408 882 0411
ABC Supply Co.

Insurance Brokers
Fritz Brevett 510 682 7001
Connie Lindstrom 510 832 8000 x115
Patrick Ketchum 925 254 2520

Interior Design
Cillesa Ullman, CID 510 735 9265

Janitorial
Heihn Janitorial 510 222 2478

Knife Sharpening
Standard Saw Works 510 832 0856

Landscape Design
Bob Worrell Blue Oak Landscape 510 325 0451
Castro Valley Landscaping 510 867 6311
Andrea Sessa Hite 510 531 6580
Suma 510 261 3585
Enchanted Gardens 510 769 0975
Shoreline Landscaping 800 326 TREE
Bountiful Botanicals 415 290 6609
Curtis Safford 510 506 6880

Limousine Service
Cornute Limousine Service 415 282 3750

Locksmiths
Glenview Lock and Key 510 530 6141

Long Term Care insurance
Denise Michaud, 650 340 7652

Metal fabrication
Walter Mork Co. 510 845 0992
Alco Iron & Metal Co. 707 562 1107

Mold and Moisture contractors
John Abel, Drainage and mold specialist 831-588-9790

Mortgage Broker
LaSalle Financial, Roger Smith 510 339 4300
TNF, Magid Emrani 510 253 0701
Bob Bowman, Lamorinda Funding Group 925 282 6070
Citi Eric Ladresh 925 3300201
Brian Moggan 925 286 3309
Al Santana 800 854 7154

Mortgage lenders, Commercial loans
Cynthia Goodenough-World Savings 510 297 7266

Nurseries
Broadway Terrace 510 658 3729
Thornhill Nursery 510 339 1311
Sonoma Antique Nursery 707 433 6420

Painting Contractors
Jim Hooper 510 530 7501
Jim Silahwa 925 518 1067
Lonnie Nelson 510 407 1263
Dick Thomsen 925 519 3334
Hawkfly Painting 510 701 6621
Jose Bermudez Painting 510 507 3024
Bruce Clark Painting Bruce.Clark@yahoo.Com

Paving and Grading
K M Hall 925 698 3773
JP Paving and Grading 650 568 0616

Pest Reports
R. J. Clark 510 482 6045
East Bay Structural 510 652 4712

Plumbers
Sewer Master 510 385 6539
McKeown Plumbing 510 515 9527
Bustos Plumbing 510 521 1576

Process Servers
Benny J and Associates 510 569 2443

Property Management
Shaw Properties 510 654 1920
Loh Realty 510 393 2774

Pubs
McNally’s 510 654 9463

Roofing
At the top roofing 800 528 8438
Mendoza Roofing 510 430 0398
Lovett and Lovett 510 532 7663
Interstate Roofing 510 639 0833
General Roofing 510 536 3356
Mendoza Roofing 800 440 6502
R. Gomez Roofing 510 276 8634

Solar Contractors
Sun, Light and Power 510 845 2997
Borrego Solar, David Potovsky 415 250 1635

Sewer Replacement Contractors
Sewer Master 510 385 6539  NO fee for inspections!
Rhino Rooter 510 559 9592
Isiah Knox 800 436 9757

Short sale negotiators 
MRA short sale services 925 463 6176

Staging
Staging Up Style,  Jessica Quiroga  510.673.1712
Barbara Davis 510 418 5585
InStyle Staging 415 637 4181
Nest 510 282 1516
Hearthstone Designs 510 549 0203
Annick De Costa 510 653 8201
Pauline Stone Pearsall 510 891 8855
Christopher Wright Interiors 510 435 4120

Stone Mason
John Mulligan 510 845 1177

Stump removal
Bob’s Stump Removal 510 278 8652

Supply Houses
GL Natural Stone 510 886 8100
Sears Warehouse (ding and dents) 510 895 0546
American Emperor (plumbing and electrical) 510 832 8888
Appliance Parts and Equipment 510 357 8200
Piedmont Lumber 510 658 1826
Truitt & White 510 841 0511
Import Tile 510 843 5744
Alameda Electrical Distributors 510 785 4457
Eco Timber 510 549 3000
HBS Lumber 510 582 6444
Henning Underground Supply 510 782 5330
White Cap 510 729 6464
White Bros. hardwoods and trim 510 261 1600
Ecohome Improvement (Green materials)  Taja di Leonardi 510 644 3500

Surveyors
PLS 510 261 0900

Tree work
Tony Vigna 510 912 4029
Richard Trout, Arboricultural Consulting Services 510 528 8933

Webmaster
5 happiness webmaster 510 530 1331

Windows
John Bray Custom windows, doors/cabinets 510 377 8113
C & R Glass, DBL pane repair etc 510 689 6410
Hansen Custom Windows 510 261 1608
V & W Patio Door and Window Co. 510 843 2330
Sierra Pacific windows 800 824 7744
Russo Window 510 569 5986
Russo Glass, repairs, screens 510 533 7400

Window washers
Carlos Window Washers and Gutter Cleaning 510 685 4988
Coleman Co. Window Washers 510 351 5447