Recommended Vendors


BKF Properties Recommends

Appliance Repair

 
 
 

USA Appliance
323-874-8310



Appraisers

Babros and Associates, LLC
David A. Babros
Website
310.376.5887

Appraisal Co-Corp
310.444.2922

Lexus Appraisers
David Naciri
310.418.4657

Hooks and Associates
John R. Hooks
Website
310.791.1444

Gary Kenner & Associates
Gary Kenner
W: 310.671.1513
C: 310.946.3083
ggarykenner@gmail.com

Ken Kirshner
310-454-2971

Westside Appraisal Solutions
W: 310.914.3111
C: 310.435.3922
westlaappraiser@verizon.net
Website

 
 

Architects

Brooks Scarpa
Angela Brooks
Website
323-596-4702

Bonarch
Jesse Bornstein
Website
310.259.6912

Griffin Enright Architects
Margaret Griffin & John Enright
310.391.4484


Art Handler/Installer

Attorneys

Sherwood and Hardgrove
Don Sherwood
310.909.8000

Rosario Perry
(Landlord-Tenant issues)
310.394.9831

Planning Law Group
John Henning
Website
323.655.6171

SWCG
Steven Spierer
Website
310.540.3199

William Duane Hall
(Eviction Attorney)
310.215.8530

Audio/Video

arc sound + vision
Jonathan Lane
Website
949.481.0543
jlane@arcsv.com



Carpeting

Rainbow Carpets
Jorge Marin
O 310.675.7144
C 310.213.9397

Carpet USA
310.390.8570

Alpine Carpets
310.390.7639

Carpet Cleaning

Plus Guard
714-891-2995

Bobcat Carpet Cleaners
310-478-4438

Coit Services
800.367.2648

Stanley Steamer
800.783.3637

Caterers

Chimney/Fireplace

Fire-Safe Chimney Service Steven Plough
O: 661.251.0020
C: 661.618.4888
firesafechimney@sbcglobal.net

Jack King
(Chimney Inspector)
310.748.4971
jackdking@hotmail.com

F.I.R.E. Associates
Dale W. Feb
Website
805.552.9954

Patrick Crossan
310.828.1499

Certified Chimney Inspections
Shane Imburgia
818.378.5058
info@chimneyinspectors.com

Richard A Losey
Chimney Sweeping and Repairs
1.800.793.3763

Oliver Twist Chimney Sweeping and Inspections
David
Website
714.843.9944

Cleaning Services

Lisa Johnson
(Molly Maid)
1.310.838.3300
mollyplaya@sbcglobal.net

CCS (Marina City Cleaning)
310.821.4920

So Cal Maid Service
310.675.0585

Kevin Aguilar
1.424.205.9145


Closet

The Closet Guy Michael Mueller
Website
O: 800.392.0388
C: 310.801.6599

California Closets
Website
977.905.6128

CCS Design Center
310.821.4920

Contractors

Giuliano Prieto
Concrete
W: 323.666.2396
C: 818.606.7541

Pisar Design
Roman and Catherine
707.537.5454
rompisar@gmail.com
pisargirl@yahoo.com

Zeiler Construction
Pete Zeiler
Website
800.730.7915

Schneider Construction
Larry Schneider
310.375.1626
lschneider.5050@gmail.com

Frank Wiegers
310.337.2701

Vlasco Construction
Alex Vlassopoulos
310.508.8455

Blair Construction
Blair Calderhead
O: 310.396.3907
C: 310.497.2747
blaircal@msn.com

SRT Building and Renovation
Mario Sarat
License #1018885
Website
310.493.6591
info@srtbuilding.com

John Patterson
Stucco
310.420.4763

John Sagehorn
General Construction
562-335-7561

CCS Design Center
310.821.4920

Shawn Kyles
Julian Construction, Inc.
Website
323.733.3377

Christian Maher
310.704.4430

Credit Repair

Credit Repair Resources
Website
216.591.1000

Conquer Credit
Angele Setter
818.530.0200
angela@conquercredit.com

Drone Photographer

Electricians

Fred P. Traband
310.493.0822

Bryden Electrical Inc.
Brian Cohen
Website
O: 310.828.0965
C: 310.261.1730

WLA Electric
Scott
310.502.1790

Martell Electrical Contractors
Robert Martell
310.488.7580
Rob@martell-electic.com

ALC Electric
Jason Aizenburg
O: 866.344.4252
C: 310.992.8999

Rian Corbett
310.720.2573

 
 

Elevator/Lifts

T.L. Shield and Associates
Eric Shield
818.509.8228
info@tlshield.com



Escrow

Overland Escrow
Rosanna Padilla
424.290.8750
rosanna@overlandescrow.com

Granite Escrow
Teri ‘Maria’ Namba
D: 310.358.5037
O: 310.207.0110
F: 310.807.4376
mnamba@graniteescrow.com

Peninsula Escrow
Suzanne Lawrence
O: 310.577.5315
F: 310.577.5305
suzanne@penescrow.com

Resolution Escrow
Katie McGuire
O: 310.439.3883
F: 310.439.3881
katie@resolutionescrow.com



Estate Sales/Donations

Treasures Estate Concierge Services
Wendy Gerdau
310.418.8203
info@treasuresestateconciergeservices.com

A.N. Abell Auction Company
Don Schireson
800.404.2235

Beit T’Shuvah Donations
Website
310.204.4669

The Disposers
310.277.3259

Succor Estate Sales
Melissa Arnold
Website
714.497.3198


Expeditors

Henry Ramirez
332.401.3792

Chris Murray
818.716.2782


Fireplace

King Fireplace
Jack King
310.748.4971
kingfireplace@yahoo.com


Floor Plans

Flooring

Brian’s Hardwood Flooring
310.318.1191

Fashion Floor
Hector Carmona
O: 310.877.7087
C: 310.714.3984

L.A. Carpet Warehouse
Razmin Monghate
310.827.3636
razmin@lacarpetwarehouse.com

Foundation

White Castle Construction
Michael Goldberg
310.490.7430
house.bolting@yahoo.com

The Foundation Works
Keith Wallett
Website
323.663.4841
keith@thefoundationworks.com


Garage Door Repair

Garage Door Doctor
Alex Kawano
Website
310.904.9425



Gardeners/Landscapers

Myles Skolneck
310.877.6050

Cesar’s Landing
Cesar Salas
310.590.8479

Jesus Bolanos
Hauling-Cement-Tree Service-Sprinklers-Wood Fences-Small Plumbing
O: 310.672.7544
C: 310.743-3832

Gas

Safe Gas Services, LLC
Victor Gonzalez
C: 310.713.6767



Geological Inspectors

Donald B. Kowalewsky
310.457.2456
MalibuRock@aol.com



Glass and Mirror

AAA Glass and Mirror
310.838.6026

Westchester Glass
310.670.1239


Glass/Screen Repair

Max Monroy
310.946.6276

Sierra Mobile Screen
Website
310.736.1606


Handymen

Marina City Club
Arturo
323.868.0620

Miguel Cascado
310.562.1107

Guillermo Hinojosa
310.597.3856
pmestrada1@aol.com

Carlos
818.442.2445

Frank Geier
424.702.2194

Mario
310.493.6591

Ruben Rosas
626.893.2844

Ramon Rodriguez
649.386.6465

Home Warranty

First American Home Buyers Protection Corporation
Mary “Stu” Bryan
Website
C: 310.503.3487

Buyers Protection Group
Mindy Regan
310.866.9229
mregan@bpgwi.com


HVAC

Cliff Lee A/C and Heating Service
O: 310.391.1314
C: 310.779.9004

Air Al
Gideon Elyahu
Website
323.934.3838

Marson Heating and Air
Joe Marson
310.455.4065

Wayne Heating and Air
Wayne Kaminishi
O: 310.217.1651
C: 213.716.8706



Inspectors

Buyers Protection Group
Tony Genova
Website
DL: 310.701.6847
Scheduling: 800.285.3001
tgenova@bpgwi.com

Precision Inspection Services
Sean Treguboff
O: 818.575.9950
C: 818.917.9880

sean-precision@sbcglobal.net

Integrity Home Inspection, Inc
Peter Sanderson
310.207.8063
310.201.8139
pgs.ihi@verizon.net

Staci’s Home Inspections
310.948.9675
home.inspector.staci@gmail.com

LaRocca Inspections Associates
LA: 323.469.5466
SFV: 818.951.1795
SGV: 626.338.1795
Website

Precision Environmental Inc.
Kim Buttars
Website
O: 800.375.7786
C: 310.962.7666
kbuttars@precisionenv.com

A 2 Z Building and Inspection Inc.
Glenn Emerson
310.722.6530
a2zbuilding@gmail.com

Forbeck Property Inspections
Chris Forbeck
O: 877.914.5989
DL: 626.523.1076
chris@forbeckinspections.com

Pacific Inspection Services
Website
800.537.7404

Bona Fide Home Inspections
Frank Overbeek
Website
310.560.4394
bfhi@cox.net

Insurance Agents

TWFG Insurance Services
Anjeanette Bumatai
Website
O: 310.337.7733
C: 310.923.5348

Liberty Mutual Insurance
Philip Mahler
323.292.6218
philip.mahler@libertymutual.com


Interior Designers

E. Ferucci Designs
Erin Ferucci
Website
310.745.1300

Drennon Designs
Sally Drennon
Website
310.963.3357

Beckes Interior Design
Shelley Beckes
310.306.1669

Lenders

Agency Capital Partners
Brian Guth
310.699.7190

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Heather Marie Aiu
Website
O: 760.421.7361
C: 310.486.8459
Heather.M.Aiu@wellsfargo.com

Water and Power Community Credit Union
Gerardo Guzman
O: 213.580.1701
F: 310.337.1943
gerardo.guzman@wpcu.com

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Bill Uniack
O: 310.970.4907
F: 866.786.6657
william.uniack@wellsfargo.com

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Gary May
O: 310.426.3800
C: 310.808.8453
F: 877.427.9629
gary.s.may@wellsfargo.com

RPM Mortgage
Tom Kohn Sr. Mortgage Planner
O: 800.523.0947
F: 866.480.3465
tkohn@rpm-mortgage.com

Wintrust Mortgage
Joel Newton, Sr. Loan Consultant, Mortgage Banker
O: 310.663.8200
F: 855.900.2410
jnewton@wintrustmortgage.com

Los Angeles Councilman & Board of Supervisors

Mike Bonin
11th District Councilman
213.473.7011
Los Angeles Board of Supervisors
213.217.4979

Don Knabe
Board Member
213.626.6941
don@bos.lacounty.gov

Mike Ridley-Thomas
Board Member
213.974.2222
Thomas@bos.lacounty.gov

Mike Antonovich
Board Member
213.974.5050
FifthDistrict@lacbos.org

Sheila Kuehl
Supervisor Elect
310.996.1188
info@kuehlforsupervisor.com

Hilda Solis
Supervisor Elect
310.996.1188
Hilda@hildasolis.com

Locksmith

Advance Lock and Key
Website
310.306.8248



Mold Inspectors

Andersen Environmental Aidan Rector
Website
310.854.6300

Environmental Home Consultants
Dr. Owen Seiver (lab work on site)
661.296.9831

California Microbial Inspections
Rich Valdez
C 310.968.4246
O 310.478.4838
camicrobial@yahoo.com

Cal-pure Clean, Inc.
Jeff Magruder
Website
805.427.6114

NV Environmental
Ian Shapiro
O: 310.773.9936
C: 310.570.6012
IanShapiro@NvEnv.com


Movers

Noteworthy Moving Systems
Mark Noteworthy and Mark Roevecamp
Website
310.450.2347

Chris’ Moving Men, Inc.
310.769.0142

Super Star Moving
Alex Sormax
310.874.8014
alexsuperstarmoving@mail.com

Fine Art & Antiquities
Withey & Co.
310.523.9122
info@witheyandco.com

All American Movers
License 189057
Website
310.545.8000


Notary

Things That Matter
M. Patricia K.-D., Notary Public
310.821.8121
patricia@ttm.us.com

Margaret Gazey, Notary Public
310.951.3403
margaretgazey1@gmail.com


Painters

Grand Painting Company
Peter Sheen
323.721.8874

Arturo Galvan
818.370.2138

Painting by Bredice
Brad Bedice
310.701.5660

Oswaldo Painting
213.700.7036

Sarah Beek
310-499-3498

Pine Tree Painters
Justin
818.515.0928

Patio and Deck Services

National Deck and Stair
888.299.9393
Website

 

Pest Control

Western Exterminator
800.540.8151



Photographers

Spotlight Home Tours
Roberto Flores
Website
818.321.6387

Planomatic
Website
866.599.7526

Ballerini Cooley Studio
Bill & Kathy
310.301.1576


Plumbers

A and B Plumbing
Danny Nemberg
310.478.0181

Don Sanchez
310.621.8315

Bob Gonzalez
310.282.1980

Just Rite Plumbing
310.398.3208

Duration Plumbing
Gene Riehle
O: 310.210.5016
durationp@yahoo.com

Scott Newton
310.280.8480

Pool/Spa/Tub

American Spa Services
Justin Tee
800.653.5226

Donald Baker Spa Repair & Service
O: 805.791.3881
C: 805.660.0582
dbsparpair@yahoo.com


Printers

Fox Hills Printing
Javier Medina
Website
310.649.2867
javier@foxhillsprinting.com

Mail Services
Manish


Property Management

Daniel Villavort
310.456.9990

Power Property Management
310.593.3955

Professional Property Management Services 
23740 Hawthorne Blvd., 2nd Floor Torrance, CA 90505
310.802.2530

Remediation

Acme Clean Air
James Jackman
Website
310.954.9800

TBG Restoration
Drew Barbieri
Website
323.733.2191

Allied Disaster Restoration
Justin Forsythe
Website
714.994.0004
justin@alliedrestoration.com

Rental Furniture

Fashion Furniture
Jennifer Hunter
310.595.0797



Restoration

Morris Cleaning and Restoration
George Morris
Website
310.545.8750
george@cleanrestoreprotect.com



Retrofitting

Metro Retrofitting
Website
818.340.3060

Mark Smith Retrofitting
Mark Smith
310.453.6777

LGS Retrofitters
800.771.5971

Roofing

Hull Brothers Roofing Company
310.553.1999

Mar Vista Roofing Inc.
Patrick Farrell
Website
T: 310-393-7664
F: 310-656-0022
MarVistaRoofing@Gmail.Com

Economy Roofing
Randy Haskins
O: 310.391.3323
C: 310.395.2912

Above It All Roofing
Tom La Rochelle
310.337.7720

 

Sewer Inspectors

California Hydrojet
818.824.6969
Website

Williams Sewer Line Inspectors
Jeremy Williams
Website
800.491.6408

Patrick’s Bird’s Drainology
Mike
310.398.2007
drainology@yahoo.com

Sliding Doors

California Sliding Door Repair & Installation
Jeff Cross
310.576.1396

 
 

Soil Engineers

Sub Surface Designs
Cameron Kennedy
818.439.7618

Schick Geotechnical
Wayne Schick
C: 818.905.8011
wayne@schickgeotechnical.com

Byer Geotechnical
818.549.9959

Irvine Geo
626.844.6641

Murray Harreschou
310.396.6532


Solar

Arkay Solar
Bob Kimball
O: 310.408.8392
C: 310.642.7529



Stagers

Stage to Sell
Annie Pinsker-Brown
310.384.1084
annie@stagetosell.biz

Marshall Design Group
Jeff Marshall
310.435.5293
marshallstaging@yahoo.com

Stage of the Art
Nic and Taylor Robuck
Website
424.226.5656
stageoftheartla@gmail.com

 

Structural Engineers

T.A. Purkiss
Tom Purkiss
818.535.9671

Jemco Engineering
Karin
949.250.0522

Thomas Perkins
818.249.4841

Alpha Structural
Website
323-982-7609

Foundation Works
Website
323.663.4841


Surveyors

Bob Neilson
O: 626.359.0211
C: 626.437.6399



Termite

Andy’s Termite and Pest Control
info@andystermite.com
O: 310.534.2700
F: 310.534.1918

Top Termite
Joon Kim
O: 800.953.8677
C: 310.923.3513
John Chen
213.365.8900

John Kowan Termite
John Kowan
Website
310.540.2395

Marty Chance Exterminating
Marty Chance
310.534.1677

Tenacious Termite and Pest Control
323.801.9868

 

Thrift Shop Pick-up

New Unto Others
Free Home Pick-Up
626.914.1200



Title

Progressive Title Company
Blake Schinto
O: 800.311.4549
C: 310.922.8590
blake.schinto@progressivetitle.com

Fidelity National Title Company
Matt Goeglein
Website
O: 800.488.0320
C: 310.293.0784
mgoeglein@gmail.com

Lawyers Title
Patrick McGurk
Website
O: 310.392.8288
C: 310.901.5380
F: 310.392.8332
pmcgurk@tic.com

Equity Title Company
Corinne Holzman
310.470.1007
corinne.holzman@equitytitle.com



Tree Trimming

Landscape Auggie
310.487.0759



TV and Cable Service

Time Warner
310.910.2478



Utilities

Culver City
So Cal Gas
800.427.2200
So Cal Edison
800.655.4555
LA DWP
800.342.5397

West Los Angeles
So Cal Gas
800.427.2200
So Cal Edison
800.342.5897
LA DWP
800.342.5397

Marina del Rey
So Cal Gas
800.427.2200
So Cal Edison
800.655.4555
LA DWP
800.342.5397

Santa Monica
So Cal Gas
800.427.2200
So Cal Edison
800.655.4555
LA DWP
800.342.5397

Venice
So Cal Gas
877.238.0092
LA DWP
800.342.5397

Mar Vista
So Cal Gas
877.238.0092
LA DWP
800.342.5397

Playa del Rey
So Cal Gas
877.238.0092
LA DWP
800.342.5397

Westchester
So Cal Gas
877.238.0092
LA DWP
800.342.5397

Brentwood
So Cal Gas
877.238.0092
LA DWP
800.342.5397

Valet

Leslie Chavez
leslie@valetpark.com



Venice Neighborhood Council

Mike Newhouse, President
president@venicenc.org

Mark Saltzberg, Vice-President
vp@venicenc.org


Window Cleaning

Windows by Eric
310.399.0797

Diamond Bright Window Cleaning
310.372.6047


Window Screens

Clear View Mobile Screens
714.878.8277



Window Tinting

SoCal Window Tinting
socal@adelphia.net
626.333.0511



1031 Tax Deferred Exchange

Exchange Resources Inc.
Phil Atwan, SVP
philatwan@gmail.com
Website
213.479.8800