Auto Repair
Virginia Tire & Auto
Serving Virginia since 1976, Virginia Tire & Auto makes your repair experience pleasant. The family-owned shop is thriving; its 13th location opened in Ashburn last year. Customers can take advantage of the savings Virginia Tire & Auto offers by checking their website for deals. –MT
Multiple NoVA locations

Carpet Cleaner
Absolute Carpet Care Inc.
Offering a wide variety of services from cleaning your carpets and furniture to water damage restoration, Absolute Carpet Care makes its mark this year as the best carpet cleaner in the NoVA area. Refer a friend and receive $15—either toward your next carpet cleaning job or in cash. –MT
45921 Maries Road, Suite 180, Dulles; 703-584-5066

Dry Cleaner
Crest Advanced Dry Cleaners
There’s nothing like having your freshly pressed clothes waiting at your front door. Crest Cleaners offers free home pickup and delivery. Become a regular Crest customer and get a $25 credit for every $250 in dry cleaning. –MT
Multiple NoVA locations

Mister Rogers Electric
With services ranging from circuit wiring to electricity inspections, Mister Rogers Electric gives Northern Virginia electrical services that would make Ben Franklin proud. The business boasts the some of the best deals in the area, including a free quote at your home. –MT
4936B Eisenhower Ave., Alexandria; 571-249-2716

General Remodeling
Schroeder Design/Build, Inc
Since 1986, Schroeder has given the Northern Virginia area the best home additions, kitchen and bathroom remodeling, interior living space and home exteriors around. Using the recently developed Internet-based program C-Construct, customers can track updates on jobs in progress. –MT
9514-B Lee Highway, Fairfax; 703-449-1700

Moss Home Services
Whether painting your house, remodeling your deck or hanging your family photos, Moss Home Services provides experienced professionals. For 11 years and counting, the family-owned business has helped many area residents with services such as plumbing, electric work, tiling, roofing and siding, structural work and more. Refer a friend and get a $100 gift certificate toward your next home improvement job. –MT
4265-D Brookfield Corporate Drive, Chantilly; 703-961-7707

House Painter
CertaPro Painters
CertaPro brings color to Northern Virginia and offers up design and how-to advice on its blog. Specializing in interior and exterior house painting, CertaPro also offers a special accent wall service that is great for renters looking to add personality to a bland apartment. –MT
Multiple NoVA locations

Courtesy of Liza Jane Interiors

Interior Design
Liza Jane Interiors
Recognized for her eye to detail, diverse style and creative energy, Liza Jane’s beautiful interior designs have separated her as the best interior designer in NoVA. Liza draws inspiration from art, nature and fashion and quotes the great Coco Chanel: “An interior is the natural projection of the soul.” –MT
Sterling; 703-966-1554

Kitchen Remodeling
Moss Building & Design
For the past 11 years, Moss Building & Design has provided exceptional kitchen remodeling services in the area. Making sure each kitchen is the best fit for your home, Moss gives thoughtful and unique design ideas and tips to make your kitchen stand out. –MT
4265-D Brookfield Corporate Drive, Chantilly; 703-961-7707

Lawn Service
Anchor Landscape Services
Anchor Landscape Services has been the No. 1 choice for lawn grooming and maintenance in recent years. Offering a variety of services from lighting to irrigation to sod installation, Anchor also offers a standout emergency services feature for urgent needs like debris and water removal. –MT
1255 Madison St., Alexandria; 703-989-8744

Maid Service
Smart Choice Cleaning Inc.
Smart Choice Cleaning has grown from a solo venture to one of the most recognized cleaning services in the area. Winner of Angie’s List’s Super Services Awards for four straight years, Smart Choice uses a 12-step carpet cleaning approach that sets it apart from the rest. Smart Choice also offers a 100 percent money-back guarantee if you are not completely satisfied with your job. –MT
7631 Fullerton Road, Unit 5, Springfield; 703-455-1440

JK Moving Services
For over 30 years JK Moving Services has served the D.C. area and is the third-largest independent mover in North America. The company specializes in residential and commercial moving as well as storage. –MT
44112 Mercure Circle, Sterling; 703-260-4282

Michael & Son Services
Michael & Son has served the Virginia, Maryland and D.C. area for over 30 years by giving some of the best specialized plumbing services. Their other services range from household improvement to A/C repair. Enter now for a chance to win their monthly $100 giveaway. –MT
Multiple NoVA locations

Photography by Erick Gibson

Shoe Repair
Sam Torrey Shoe Service
Serving NoVA since 1945, Arlington’s Sam Torrey Shoe Service gives locals a much-needed spring in their step. Specializing in all kinds of boots, Sam Torrey also offers a wide variety of shoe accessories and other services such as replacing your baseball glove. Local customers get special discounts. –MT
5267 Lee Highway, Arlington; 703-532-4933

Photography by Mollie Tobias

Sofio’s Custom Clothiers and Tailors
Serving the D.C. and Northern Virginia area since 1983, Sofio’s offers some of the best and most affordable tailoring and shoe repair around along with providing custom clothing for clients. The tailor also offers the exclusive RFLOCK, a patented radio frequency shield pocket, at just $95. –MT
8150 Leesburg Pike, Suite 165, Vienna; 703-462-8880

Tattoo Parlor
Inksanity Tattoo Company
Created by a local graphic designer in 2011 after the closing of Insane Ink in the same location, Inksanity continues to put the “artist” in tattoo artist. Its staff won’t leave room for complaints no matter where you want your ink. Start the ink craze off with a less permanent $20 T-shirt design. –MT
26-A Plaza St. NE, Leesburg; 703-777-5377


(June 2015)