It’s spring cleaning season. Tackle your to-do list with help from local professionals

CLEANING OF VENTS/REGISTERS AND CHIMNEY SWEEPERS

Masters Flooring rugs

In addition to offering carpet, upholstery, duct cleaning and mold remediation, this minority-owned business with over 27 years of industry experience also sells and installs. a range of flooring options, from hardwood to vinyl and laminate. Home shopping option is available. 636-532-1311, stlcarpetmasters.com.

The mad Hatter

Family-owned and operated since 1978, The Mad Hatter offers a range of services including chimney inspection and sweeping, waterproofing and repair, chimney cap installation, pet removal, and more. In addition to these services, the company will inspect and clean dryer vents in one- and two-story homes. 314-878-7120, madhattersl.com.

Restoration and construction of Sparks fireplaces

“Bill is such a nice guy,” reports a local designer. “After cleaning my chimney, he recommended a new cap which he made and installed at a reasonable price.” 314-719-7470.


INSECT AND RODENT EXTERMINATORS

Lee’s Termite and Pest Control

A small, local company with over 18 years of experience in the industry, Lee’s gets kudos for getting the job done the first time. “I never needed to call back for the ants in the spring,” says a local designer. “When Lee goes out and treats my home and yard, I’m good for the year unlike other companies that treat [the house] and a week later, three weeks later, I’m still having problems. 314-487-9401.


CARPET/MAT CLEANERS

Lover Floor Care

In business since 1969, Lover’s award-winning services include everything from Covid disinfection services to carpet, marble, wood and stone floor cleaning. Lover’s professional cleaners are also proficient in the areas of tile, grout and upholstery cleaning. 636-458-2500, cleaningplancherstlouis.com.

Asadorian Carpet Company

Stephen Asadorian and his family are the fourth generation to run this family business, which cleans, repairs and sells handmade imported rugs. The company offers a “contactless” carpet cleaning, pick-up and delivery service. “They do a great job and it’s a great company to work with,” says a local designer. 314-695-5209, asadorianrugco.com.

Woodard carpet cleaning

In 1946, Earl and Nancy Woodard opened a home carpet cleaning business. At the time, such services were a novelty. Today, the couple’s grandson, Justin Woodard, runs the business. Woodard specializes in residential and commercial carpet cleaning. Emergency services available. 314-961-9102, woodard247.com.


GUTTERS

Scott-Lee Gutter Company

Operating in St. Louis for over 30 years, Scott-Lee specializes in the repair, maintenance and cleaning of gutters. The company also installs debris protection guards, including gutter screens and leaf-proof gutter guards, among others. “They’re sized appropriately for your roof and put your outlets where they need to be. They make sure your gutters are angled the right way,” says one designer. 314-756-9440, scottleeguttering.com.


HOME ORGANIZERS

Organization of the KIT

Kit Malvern launched his company KIT Organization, in June 2020, after organizing closets for his friends and family for 10 years. Malvern’s areas of expertise include packing for a move, remodeling closets, and organizing the home and workplace. 314-973-9530, kitorganization.com.

Reset St. Louis

Mary Choquette started Re.set St. Louis in 2019 after the home organizing business she worked for closed. In less than five years, she has grown Re.set into a full-service company that will modify, purge and implement systems to maintain order in the home. “There’s nothing better than a before and an after, but my passion lies in what happens between before and after,” says Choquette. 503-915-1357, www.reset-stl.com.


LANDSCAPE PROFESSIONALS

Clipper Tree & Landscape

Clipper Tree & Landscape is a full service tree maintenance/removal and landscaping company with over 22 years in business and a member of the International Society of Arboriculture and Tree Care Industry Association. Clipper also offers emergency services. 314-756-0764, clippertreeservice.com.

Sherwood Forest Nursery

A full-service landscape contractor, nursery and retail garden center, Sherwood has been doing business in the St. Louis area for over 40 years. They are “timely and supportive of what they do,” reports one designer. 314-966-0028, sherwoods-forest.com.


POOLS AND SPAS AT HOME

Chaney Pools

In business for 39 years, Chaney Pools repairs and replaces pool equipment, sells safety covers and repairs plaster, tile and brick pool surrounds. Free estimates available. 314-220-7665.

Diamond pool service

The family business Diamond Pool Service specializes in the construction of in-ground concrete pools. They will also open and close your pool, acid wash it, install new equipment and take care of repairs. “They’re a no-frills, trustworthy pool maintenance company that keeps your pool in good shape all year round,” says a local designer. 314-220-4400, diamondpoolsstl.com.


POWER WASHING SERVICES

Prestige Pressure Wash

Owned and operated by Chris Reinhardt, Prestige was founded in St. Louis, but also operates in Palm Beach, Florida. The company uses environmentally friendly products to clean residential exteriors, including roofs and concrete foundations. Commercial services offered as well as window cleaning and solar panels. 314-580-9274, prestigestl.com.


PROFESSIONAL DRY CLEANERS

Alexander Reed Cleaners

This family business with locations in University City, Creve Coeur, St. Louis and North County uses environmentally friendly cleaning techniques. Bring them your household items as well as any clothes that need alterations. alexanderreedcleaners.com.

Al’s Wydown laundry and cleaners

As a family business since 1954, Al’s Wydown Laundry & Cleaners offers a variety of services from renovating bed pillows to cleaning outdoor cushions. The company incorporates environmentally friendly cleaning practices, using a gentle washing machine, biodegradable soap and conditioners, and special equipment for different types of fabrics. “Not only do they handle my husband’s dress shirts, but I use them to clean pillows, comforters, leather, fur and draperies,” says one designer. 314-721-2004, alswydowncleaners.com.


WINDOW WASHERS

CleanPro

Need cleaning services beyond your exterior windows? Other CleanPro specialties include: roof cleaning, pressure washing and sweeping services in residential and commercial properties. cleanprostl.com.

Just window cleaning

As the name suggests, window cleaning is the specialty in this 27-year-old company. Professional cleaners are dispatched to residential and commercial jobs around the bi-state area in hybrid vehicles. The company also works with local real estate agents to wash windows before an open house. Also call for last minute jobs. 314-574-5878, justwindowscleaning.com.

Shelter shine

Shack Shine offers indoor/outdoor window washing, pressure washing, gutter cleaning and Christmas light installation, with services available in Webster Groves, Ballwin, Maplewood, Chesterfield, Kirkwood, Town and Country and St. Louis City. 314-591-5515, shackshine.com.


WOOD FLOOR REFINISH

champion floor

Champion Bona Certified Craftsmen are hand-picked, proven professionals who have been trained to use the Bona system on hardwood floors. Artisans take an online or written exam covering technique and product application to achieve the best results. 314-739-2555, championfloor.com.

Evans Flooring

Evan’s Flooring offers wood floor installation and finishing services. They are BBB accredited with a glowing A+ rating. “They are meticulous and their customer service is perfect. They know how detail-oriented I am, so I use them for every project,” says a local designer. 314-722-3047, evansflooring.business.site.

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