Notice to Readers

• Publication of advertisements in the LW News does not indicate an endorsement of any advertiser.

• Readers are responsible for verifying claims, licenses, references, etc.

• California law requires that contractors taking jobs that total $500 or more (labor and materials) be licensed by Contractors State License Board. State law also requires that contractors include their license number on all advertising.

• Any advertiser not including a contractor’s license number can be assumed not to be a licensed contractor and should not perform jobs costing in excess of $500. Verify license numbers and scope of work a contractor is licensed by calling 1-800-321-2752 or at www.cslb.ca.gov.

• Before signing any contract or beginning any work, contractors should check with the LW Physical Property Dept. for a complete list of requirements.

• Advertisers soliciting to do business in Leisure World must include their Seal Beach Business License numbers or other state license numbers in their ads.

• The News will not knowingly publish any advertisement it deems to be untruthful or misleading. Complaints regarding an advertiser must be in writing and signed to be considered.

Announcements

General Announcements

 

AVON

Lenora Browning, LW resident. Phone (562) 493-5457. Seal Beach Business License #BRN0001.

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MUSIC PATRONS

Sponsorship needed for teen singers and bands. Let them come sing for you or your club. Info (562) 338-5710.

 

Free Items

Free - 19” Olevia flatscreen analog TV. Excellent condition. (562) 431-1420.

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Let’s keep trying to find the grey/white male, Bubba, a new home. Neutered with shots. Came from 1 cat household, likes attention. (562) 673-7225.

 

Lost & Found

Found - Gold chain with little heart, in parking lot near Clubhouse 1, Mutual 1. Call (562) 493-1934.

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Lost - Man’s silver watch in or around the parking area in front of 191-A, Mutual 8, on January 10th about 8:00 a.m. Reward offered. (562) 598-1000.

 

Home Improvements

Additions/Remodeling

PENA CONSTRUCTION. Ruben PENA. General Contractor. State Contractor’s License #336991. (562) 430-4216. Room Additions, etc.

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J.C.KRESS CONSTRUCTION, INC.Free estimates/design by LW resident. All improvements - room additions. State Contractor’s License #525989. Call us: (562) 430-9380.

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JOHN M. BERGKVIST General Building Contractor, State Contractor’s License #638079. Everything from skylights to remodels and room additions. (562) 433-3052.

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LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

(562) 596-0559

Fixer-upper interior renovations, custom upgrades. Pantries, closets , existing counter tops & cabinets redone to look different, mouldings; floor/window coverings; painting. Contractor’s License #723262.

LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

(562) 596-0559.

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Additions & Remodeling, Kitchen & Bath Remodeling, Windows, Tile & Stonework. State Contractor’s License #393071. OGAN CONSTRUCTION, INC. (562) 596-7757.

 

Carpentry

CUSTOM CARPENTRY BY

JOHN MERCURIO

Serving Leisure World exclusively for over 30 years. Wardrobe closets redesigned, roll out drawers for kitchens, bathrooms and closets. Call for appointment (562) 598-4552 or (949) 378-0616, or go on line at customsbyjohn.com. Seal Beach Business License #MER0001.

 

Carpeting & Flooring

LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

(562) 596-0559

Floor coverings-linoleum, laminate, carpet. 30 years in LW. Contractor’s License #723262.

 

LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

(562) 596-0559

 

Gardening Service

FRANK’S GARDENING SERVICE

Complete maintenance and landscape. Serving Leisure World since 1978. Planting, clean-ups, fertilization. New lawns, etc. Offering my services to all Mutuals. Honest and reliable. State Contractor’s License #779462. Call (562) 863-7739, 743-3832 or (714) 527-1172.

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J&J LANDSCAPING & MAINTENANCE

Landscaping-plants, lawns, trees, etc. Maintenance of lawns and flower beds. Available for all residential and Mutual projects.

Joe (562) 650-1511

Jesse (562) 219-0374

State Contractor’s License #79003

 

Handyman Service

 

JIMMY’S

HANDYMAN SERVICE

LEISURE WORLD ONLY

LICENSED and INSURED

Call (562) 596-1337 for work to be done. Call returned Monday through Friday, after 5 p.m. No job too small.

FREE ESTIMATES

Heat pump filters cleaned; clean lint from dryers; vacuum light wells; dead bolt locks installed; entry locks installed; glass door locks and rollers installed; windows and screens washed; skylights washed and repaired, also new domes; hang pictures and mirrors; phone work done; new doorbells installed and repaired. Repair lamps. Seal Beach Business License #JIM0001.

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THE HANDY COUPLE

Ted & Jeri Nowell, LW Residents, Honest and reliable (562) 430-1104. Seal Beach Business License #NOW0001.

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GARY’S HANDYMAN

SERVICE

PROFESSIONAL

Painting and Carpentry. Masonry and Tile. Call (562) 596-6013 for appointment. Calls returned daily. Skylights cleaned, repaired, domes replaced. Fiberglass or Hardi Backer paneling board installed on patio block walls. Seal Beach Business License #GAR0005.

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Handyman Rick. Painting, carpentry, TV wall mounts, gates, clean AC filters, ovens, windows. (562) 598-1000. Seal Beach Business License #RIL0001.

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LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

(562) 596-0559

Fixer-uppers, interior renovations, custom upgrades. Crown molding, baseboards, counter tops, redone to look new, but different, interior painting, closets, pantries redesigned, exterior window frames painted white. Contractor’s License #723262

LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

(562) 596-0559

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Richard Handyman Service. Cleans windows, skylights, car detail, painting. Big and small. I do it all. Seal Beach Business License #HUG0002. Call (562) 387-5187.

 

Painting

BEL-RICH PAINTING: Free estimates, small/large jobs. Contractor’s License #705131. (714) 220-9702; 1-800-618-2220.

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Blue Sky Painting & Construction

Guaranteed work, Insurance, State General Building B and Painting License #632956. (562) 822-5632.

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Miller Painting Company, free estimates, all work guaranteed. (714) 600-4437. Contractor’s License #725681.

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Brian’s Painting

No job too small. Contractors License #800765. (562) 233-9830.

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(562) 596-0559

LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

Interiors, cabinets. Entry doors, cabinets refinished or painted, new baseboards, crown moulding. References for every street in LW, 35 years in LW. Contractor’s License #723262.

LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

(562) 596-0559

 

Screen-Sales

Service, Installation

LEISURE WORLD SCREEN SERVICE. For all your screening needs. Ted and Jeri Nowell, LW residents (562) 430-1104. Seal Beach Business License #NOW0001.

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PROFESSIONAL MOBILE SCREEN SERVICE New screens, re-screening, screen doors, retractable screens, new and repair. Since 1988. Call today. (562) 493-8720. State Contractors License #578194.

 

Skylights

Cleaning & Repair

LICENSED and INSURED

Skylights washed, lubricated, repair and new domes replaced by JIMMY’S HANDYMAN. Call for appointment. (562) 596-1337. Seal Beach Business License #JIM0001.

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Skylights cleaned and repaired or domes replaced by THE HANDY COUPLE, Ted and Jeri Nowell, LW residents. Licensed and insured. (562) 430-1104. Seal Beach Business License #NOW0001.

 

Upholstery - New/Old

REUPHOLSTER WANTS WORK.

Divans from $229, Chairs, $119, discount fabrics. Free estimates. Bill (714) 228-9153.

 

Wallpaper Removal & Installation

Darrell’s Wallpaper Hanging and Removal. Free estimates. State Contractor’s License #741588. (714) 255-9568.

 

Window Coverings Sales & Installation

(562) 596-0559

LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

Blinds, shutters, drapes, sheers, valances. 35 years serving Leisure World. Contractor’s License #723262.

LEISURE WORLD DECORATORS

(562) 596-0559

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Coast Factory Blinds

Shutters, Verticals, Wood Blinds, Pleated Shades, all at wholesale prices. Serving LW for 20 years. We don’t just make blinds, we make friends. Free estimates. State Contractor’s License #660872. (562) 493-4228.

 

Employment

Help Wanted

Budget Storage

Needs part-time assistant manager. Come work for a safe, secure, customer friendly environment, family owned. Come join our gated community, as many Leisure World residents experience Qualification requirements include, but not limited to the following: Experience in self-storage preferred, but not a requirement, full office operations, customer service, processing payments, leasing. Computer literate, experience with U-Haul truck rental, honest with integrity, detail oriented a must. Location: Westminster, CA, Compensation: $10/hour. Please e-mail resume: budgetunits@gmail.com or fax to (714) 379-9779.

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Wanted - Weekend caregiver with transportation, 3 hours, Saturday & Sunday, 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. $10/hour, plus $30/month for gas. Call (562) 430-6889 or (562) 685-1700.

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Licensed contractor, licensed by Seal Beach, specialist to add water filter system to existing filter system. Talk to the Mutual 8 inspector for permit at 562-431-6586, Ext. 352. Leave message (562) 799-1220.

 

Service Directory

Barber Services

 

Men’s Barber $10. Shear & clipper cuts, including, not limited to facial hair, ears, nose, eyebrows. LW resident. License #3142-B. Cell (562) 206-3518, (562) 430-1431.

 

Beauty Services

 

HAIR CARE

Get your hair care needs met in the relaxing atmosphere of your own home. Cuts-Perms-Color. Serving Leisure World residents for 36 years. Mel (562) 431-4827; cell: (562) 480-9341. Cosmetology License #KC75538.

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Coni’s Mobile Hair Home Service, 31 years. Cosmetology License #KK39075. Cell (714) 315-5363. Seal Beach Business License #LIB0003.

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Christine’s Hair Service. Full in your home service. Cut, Trim, Color, Perm. License #KK335182 (714) 603-1213.

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PERMANENT MAKEUP $99 Special! Eyebrow.

License Esthetician #2103890. Free consultation, LW Resident. (904) 716-9933 or (562) 810-6454.

www.permanentcosmetic.org

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Hair Stylist

Your home. Perms, cuts, color. 30 years experience. Monday/Tuesday only. Lucy (562) 619-5482. Cosmetology License #KK41339.

 

Computers

Are you feeling frustrated with your computer? I will come to you. Lessons, viruses, setup new computers, printers, Internet, wireless, Apple, cameras, photos. Tina Schaffer, (562) 755-6199. Seal Beach Business License #CIP0001.

 

Free Services

LW residents and noncommercial LW organizations may place ads offering free services to other LWers at no cost under the “Free Services” headings.

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Does your walker need new tennis balls? Delivery and installation provided. Please give your name and phone number. Maria Giegerich (562) 596-9983.

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Y’s Service Club of the YMCA will assist residents with small non-professional jobs. We change light bulbs, clean air conditioner filters, hang a small picture or mirror, remove or place items on a high shelf, air bicycle tires, etc. Donations gladly accepted. Call week days between 8 am and 5 pm, (562) 626-8157 or (562) 296-5567 for the month.

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The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community based voluntary health organization. Anyone diagnosed with cancer can receive FREE rides to and from their medical appointments. Please call Ruth Harrison, Mutual 14, (562) 598-5104 if in need of a ride.

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Keep LW Rolling!

No charge bicycle repair - you pay for parts only. If I can’t fix it, I will take it to a local bike shop of your choice for free. Rich (562) 537-1185.

 

Home Care & Personal Assistants

 

Readers are urged to ask advertisers for references; call those references; and to verify advertisers’ business license numbers by calling Seal Beach City Hall, 431-2527.

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NANCY’S LW Personal Assistants provides in-home care with screened, bonded, and insured employees from a highly rated nationwide agency at special discounted rates for LW residents. Call (562) 596-2019. Seal Beach Business License #GRU0001.

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(562) 230-4648

All kinds and levels of patient care. Meals, appointments, bathing, medications, shopping, laundry, physical therapy assistance, etc. 15 years in LW. Seal Beach Business License #CAM0002.

(562) 230-4648

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Experienced caregivers. Cooking, cleaning, medications, companions, doctor’s appointments. Experience with dementia. Seal Beach Business License #RAZ0002. Gloria (562) 621-5185.

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Need a caring caregiver? Meal preparation, baths, shopping, errands, laundry, doctor appointments. Pierre’s Caring Heart, Seal Beach Business License RAZ0002. (714) 337-6152.

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Experienced caregiver, dependable, hardworking, honest, male, female, will work hourly or live in. Doctors appointments, marketing, light housekeeping. Call Heidi (562) 277-3650 cell/(562) 531-4423. Seal Beach Business License #HYC0001.

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CHRISTIAN HOME HEALTH Services. Experienced, knowledgeable caregivers, honest, assertive, fluent English. Hourly/full-time, doctor’s appointments, errands. Bernadine (562) 310-0280. Seal Beach Business License #BCS0002. Bonded/insured.

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Marlene’s Personal Services: Need a companion? Need a ride? Help with errands? Doctor, airport, shopping, meals, movies, etc. Call me (562) 596-0775. Seal Beach Business License #MEH0001.

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Experienced resident caregiver/ personal assistant, miscellaneous chores. Seal Beach Business License #MCL0001. (562) 431-5622.

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Caring mature lady to help you with meals, laundry, cleaning, shopping. Call Elaine (562) 427-7251. Seal Beach Business License #EHA0001.

 

House Cleaning

Patricia Housecleaning - weekly, biweekly or monthly, excellent references in LW. Call (562) 397-4659. Seal Beach Business License #LUC0001.

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LW resident. Window washing, carpet cleaning, general house cleaning, vacancies (complete cleaning for resale). Reasonable prices. Excellent work. Call Tony Do (714) 534-1824, evenings. Seal Beach Business License #TON0002.

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Chen’s general house cleaning, $30 per visit. LW resident. (562) 493-3489. Seal Beach Business License #CHC0003.

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Phil cleans windows, walls, move-in, move-out, etc. 30 years experience. Seal Beach Business License #ABL0001. (562) 438-1492.

 

Moving & Storage

 

A FRIEND AND A TRUCK

Your moving service, any size job. (310) 387-2618. Calif Carrier #0263644.

 

Notary Services

Notary, Edith Hampton, here in L.W. (562) 626-8157.

 

Transportation

Need a Ride?

Irene handles all transportation needs. (562) 431-3679. Seal Beach Business License #NEE0001.

 

Merchandise

Autos/RVs/Boats/Trailers Wanted

 

WE BUY ANY KIND OF CAR

Boat, motorcycle, truck - running or not. We are local - call anytime! We pay cash and remove promptly! We do DMV and Release of liability for you! Bonded/Licensed since 1985! Call us so we can come out and give you a quote.

Local call: (562) 684-0901

 

Autos/RVs/Boats/Trailers For Sale

 

1993 Nissan 300 ZX 2+2. 115,000 miles, AC, automatic, leather seats, chrome wheels. $5,300 or best offer. (562) 431-4797.

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2007 Silver PT Cruiser, 4-door, power. Runs and drives like new. Limited warranty. 80,000 miles. $5000 or offer. (562) 430-1287.

 

Electric Cars/Scooters/Mobile Chairs

For Sale

 

Electric Golf Cars, Sales, Parts, Service (714) 292-9124.

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Golf carts, scooters, great condition, good prices. (562) 431-6859.

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Golden companion scooter, red, 3-wheels, good condition. $590. (562) 493-8812.

 

Cemetery/Funeral

 

Cemetery lot (one) in Forest Lawn’s Sheltering Trees. $3500. (562) 799-6544.

 

Estate/Moving/Patio Carport Sale

 

• In accordance with GRF Policy and Mutual Regulations, no non-resident shopper will be allowed through the Main Gate without having been appropriately authorized as a guest by the estate sale holder.

• All advertising offering to purchase entire households of goods and furniture (estates) or offering to conduct estate or patio sales for the owner or heir(s), and all advertising announcing such sales, shall contain the name, address and telephone number of the person or business soliciting such purchases or conducting such sales. All advertising for estate or patio sales conducted by the owner or heir(s) shall contain the words “by owner” or “by heir(s).”

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Estate Sale - 13361 St. Andrews Drive, 129-H, Mutual 6, Thursday and Friday, January 16 and 17, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Furniture, flat screen TV, kitchen appliances, set of china, ladies clothing. Glinda Davis (714) 943-1818, 13010 Nassau Drive, Seal Beach, CA 90740. Seal Beach Business License GDD0001. Pictures on Craig’s List or www.glindadavisestatesales.com.

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Estate Sale. 1885 McKinney Way, 27-B. Mutual 15. Thursday & Friday, January 16th & 17th, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Couch, loveseat, bedroom set. Whole house full! Thank you! Kristi Martin, Seal Beach Business License MAR0016.

 

Miscellaneous for Sale

 

32” Sony flat screen television with remote control and separate swivel base. Excellent picture. (562) 431-4797.

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Pretty white wicker day bed. Cost $1,200 new. Very good condition. (562) 719-5829.

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Dell computer, Windows 7, 19” monitor, 2 years old, new Canon printer $190. (562) 493-8812.

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2 JBL speakers, 34.75” high, excellent condition, paid $325 for pair, will sell $95 for pair. (714) 553-6923.

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Weslo Cadence Treadmill. Like new with papers. $150. (562)799-6544.

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2 very nice Love Seats. Off white/gold trim. $95/both! (562) 430-1927.

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Dining Room Table, seats 12, blonde color. $700 or best offer. (562) 430-1580.

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Tricycle $150; Back massager $35; Computer and printer desks $25. (562) 431-5129.

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Armoire, solid blonde wood. $100. (562) 799-2942.

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1 large, 1 medium clear acrylic display boxes with 2” square slots for jewelry, crafts, parts, etc. with hinged lids. Both for $30 or best offer. (562) 537-5425.

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Presto Professional Cool Daddy deep fryer. Model 05442. Original box, never used. $30. (562) 596-2811.

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20” Bike, like new $100. 26” 3 wheel bike with basket, like new $275. (562) 296-5188

 

Want to Buy

 

Antiques, collectibles and jewelry, one item or household. (562) 277-5909.

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Motorola inter-active digital communications analog to digital box. Large Box Black about 17 x 9 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches. Leave Message (562) 799-1220.

 

Real Estate

Carports/Lockers/Wanted

We need a carport, Mutual 1 near Building 18 or 19. (562) 217-2513 (310) 508-7723.